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RRIDs are persistent unique identifiers for research resources, including
antibodies, cell lines, organisms, plasmids, and tools (broadly defined as
software projects or hardware) used in the conduct of a study.
RRIDs have been described in the following publication:
Bandrowski A, Brush M, Grethe JS, Haendel MA, Kennedy DN, Hill S, Hof PR,
Martone ME, Pols M, Tan S, Washington N, Zudilova-Seinstra E, Vasilevsky N;
Resource Identification Initiative Members are listed
here: The Resource
Initiative: A cultural shift in publishing. Version 2. F1000Res. 2015 May 29
[revised 2015 Jan 1];4:134. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.6555.2.
eCollection 2015.
PubMed PMID: 26594330; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4648211.
The focus of RRIDs thus far, for tools, has been on software as opposed to
hardware, however two factors are driving me toward this group.
1. USEDIT group from is beginning to drive scientific hardware additions
(mostly by way of core facilities and purchasing at FSU)
2. RRID authors are registering instruments with us
On Mon, Nov 25, 2019 at 10:46 AM NanGalbraith via Persistent Identification
of Instruments WG