standards > model/format > DOI:10.25504/FAIRsharing.xbg0xd
Update in progress: note to all users. FAIRsharing is always available for you to search and discover databases, standards and data policies. However, for producers of these resources who maintain or wish to add new records, please note that editing is disabled until September while we migrate our data to our new, improved system. Read our blog post or get in touch with us for more details.

deprecated eXtensible Experiment Markup Language

Abbreviation: XEML

General Information
This record was deprecated on Feb. 4, 2020 for the following reason(s): The project homepage no longer exists, and we cannot find a current project site. Please get in touch if you have any additional information.

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

Taxonomic range

Knowledge Domains 


How to cite this record XEML; eXtensible Experiment Markup Language; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 7, 2021, 9:09 p.m.; Last accessed: Jul 31 2021 11:35 p.m.

Record added: Nov. 2, 2016, 11:33 a.m.
Record updated: Feb. 7, 2021, 8:41 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

Show edit history



Additional Information



No XSD schemas defined

Access / Retrieve Data

Conditions of Use


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

View Paper (PubMed) View Publication

Related Standards

Reporting Guidelines

No guidelines defined

Terminology Artifacts

Models and Formats

Identifier Schemas

No identifier schema standards defined


No metrics standards defined

Related Databases (1)
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.

Implementing Policies

This record is not implemented by any policy.


Record Maintainer

  • This record is in need of a maintainer. If you login, you'll be able to claim this record.