Table 2

Description of the three tables in MMDBD database

A) Barcode sequence


Field

Description


SeqId

Sequence ID in MMDBD, which consists of identifier "mmdbd" and 9 digital number


DNA Region

DNA region of medicinal material


CloneNumber

Clone number


Sequence

DNA sequence of a specific region


SampleIndex

Voucher number of authentic sample


SampleOrigin

Location where sample was collected


FowardPrimer

Forward primer for PCR


ReversePrimer

Reverse primer for PCR


Source

Source of the sequence: "Y" means that it was generated by our group; "N" means that it was extracted from paper or NCBI nucleotide database


NCBIAccessNum

NCBI accession number


MMId

Foreign key of "Medicinal material information" table


RefId

Foreign key of "Reference" table



B) Medicinal material information


Field

Description


MMId

Medicinal material ID


SpeciesName

Species name of medicinal material


VariantName

Variant name of medicinal material


Family

Family name of medicinal material


MMName

Medicinal name of medicinal material


MMType

Type of medicinal material: "P" for plant, "A" for animal, "I" for insect, and "F" for fungus


MedicalPart

Medical part of medicinal material


CITESApp

Appendices of CITES listed species


ParmacopeiaInfor

Listed species in Chinese Pharmacopoeia or American Herbal Pharmacopoeia


Adulterant

Adulterant of medicinal material


MMPhoto

File name of medicinal material image


NChs

Stroke number of medicinal material name in simplified Chinese



C) Reference


Field

Description


RefId

Reference ID


PMID

PubMed Unique Identifier (PMID) from PubMed


Title

Title of reference


Author

Author name of reference


Journal

Journal title, publication volume, date and page number


Abstract

Abstract of reference


Language

Language used


Lou et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:402   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-402

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