Documentation of curated data. a) Currently curated data are captured using controlled vocabularies in Excel spreadsheets that include: Curator ID, date of curation, PubMed identification number, interaction (designated using a CTD coding schema), species in which the interaction was observed, interacting chemical, interacting gene/protein, associated diseases (not shown) and author contact information for follow-up purposes (not shown). b) Codes used to capture interactions are translated into readable sentences for the public web application.
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