Curation Working Group

Lisa Harper (chair), David Grant, Lisa Harper, Jodi Humann, Fiona McCarthy, Sarah Odell, Leonore Reiser

Identify and describe the curation practices across AgBioData Databases.  Establish a standard minimum level of information manually curated from literature, in regards to genes, phenotypes, experiments, etc.


  1. Discover what data types are curated in each database
  2. How is the data obtained?
  3. How are ontologies used.
  4. How are tutorials provided?
  5. Identify communication strategies for this topic