LipidBank is an open, publicly free database of natural lipids including fatty acids, glycerolipids, sphingolipids, steroids, and various vitamins.

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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in LipidBank should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
BBA0001   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from LipidBank should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
2002 [LIPIDBANK for Web, the newly developed lipid database].
Metaregistry LipidBank

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 6 mappings to external registries for lipidbank with 3 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
BioContext biocontext LIPIDBANK
EDAM EDAM Ontology logo edam 2665
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.bdn9br logo miriam lipidbank
N2T Name-to-Thing logo n2t lipidbank
Prefix Commons Prefix Commons logo prefixcommons lipidbank

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE lipidbank:BBA0001 is used to demonstrate the provides available for lipidbank. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
LipidBank lipidbank
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
Name-to-Thing n2t