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ready ECRIN Clinical Research Metadata Schema

Abbreviation: ECRIN MDR schema

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The schema is designed to support the discoverability of data objects generated by clinical research and is an extension of the DataCite schema. It also summarises a relational database structure that could be used to store the metadata within a central repository of such data.


Countries that developed this resource France , Germany , United Kingdom

Created in 2018

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How to cite this record ECRIN MDR schema; ECRIN Clinical Research Metadata Schema; DOI:; Last edited: April 27, 2020, 4:54 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 25 2021 1:56 a.m.

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Record added: Oct. 11, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Record updated: April 27, 2020, 4:30 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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ECRIN Clinical Research Metadata Repository
The ECRIN Clinical Research Metadata Repository is a portal allowing users to search for studies using a variety of criteria and identify the data objects (trial registrations, results summaries, journal articles, protocols etc.) associated with them. The repository is intended to support researchers and reviewers locate available data objects of all types, from a wide variety of sources. Where the data is publicly available, links are provided to directly access the data object. For controlled data, links to information about data access are available.

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