ZFIN ID: ZDB-PUB-111212-1
Data extraction, transformation, and dissemination through ZFIN
Howe, D.G., Frazer, K., Fashena, D., Ruzicka, L., Bradford, Y., Ramachandran, S., Ruef, B.J., Van Slyke, C., Singer, A., and Westerfield, M.
Date: 2011
Source: Methods in cell biology   104: 311-325 (Chapter)
Registered Authors: Bradford, Yvonne, Fashena, David, Frazer, K., Howe, Doug, Ramachandran, Sridhar, Ruef, Barbara, Ruzicka, Leyla, Singer, Amy, Van Slyke, Ceri E., Westerfield, Monte
Keywords: zebrafish, model organism, database, nomenclature, standard expression, phenotype, transgenic, community wiki, antibody, curation, danio rerio, ZFIN
MeSH Terms:
  • Animals
  • Data Mining/methods*
  • Databases, Genetic/standards*
  • Information Dissemination/methods*
  • Information Management/methods
  • Information Management/standards
  • Terminology as Topic
  • Zebrafish/genetics*
PubMed: 21924170 Full text @ Meth. Cell. Biol.

The publication of a research article is the beginning of the digital life of its associated data. In this article, we will present an overview of how data are incorporated into ZFIN, with a particular emphasis on helping researchers make their work accessible to online databases.