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ready eXtensible Experiment Markup Language

Abbreviation: XEML

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The eXtensible Experiment Markup Language (XEML) is a XML dialect. The language provides a flexible way to formulate experimental setups, encompassing information about environmental parameters in a continuous timeline, individual germplasm information, sampling structure and handling from specified plant material, sample data mapping to heterogeneous databases and general annotations.


Countries that developed this resource Australia , Canada , France , Germany , Netherlands

Created in 2009

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How to cite this record XEML; eXtensible Experiment Markup Language; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:27 p.m.; Last accessed: Nov 18 2019 10:30 p.m.

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Xeml Lab: a tool that supports the design of experiments at a graphical interface and generates computer-readable metadata files, which capture information about genotypes, growth conditions, environmental perturbations and sampling strategy.

Hannemann J,Poorter H,Usadel B,Blasing OE,Finck A,Tardieu F,Atkin OK,Pons T,Stitt M,Gibon Y
Plant Cell Environ 2009

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Golm Metabolome Database
The Golm Metabolome Database (GMD) provides gas chromatography (GC) mass spectrometry (MS) reference spectra, reference metabolite profiles and tools for one of the most widespread routine technologies applied to the large scale screening and discovery of novel metabolic biomarkers.

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