Coriell Institute for Medical Research - coriell-institute

Grade
The grade for the resource as automatically determined by the criteria violations.
Cannot be determined with current information
Description
A full description of the resource from the resource itself, if possible.
The Coriell Cell Repositories provide essential research reagents to the scientific community by establishing, verifying, maintaining, and distributing cell cultures and DNA derived from cell cultures. These collections, supported by funds from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and several foundations, are extensively utilized by research scientists around the world. NINDS and NIGMS cell line catalog. NIGMS samples represent a variety of disease states, chromosomal abnormalities, apparently healthy individuals and many distinct human populations. NINDS samples are drawn from subjects with cerebrovascular disease, epilepsy, motor neuron disease, Parkinsonism and Tourette Syndrome, as well as controls.
Last curated
(Optional) The ISO 8601 date of when the resource was last curated.
Unknown
Location
URL for the resource.
https://coriell.org/
Source type
(Optional) How the resource relates to the data it contains. Current allowable entries are: "unknown", "repository", and "source", and "integrator".
TBD
Curation status
Whether or not annotation is complete on this resource. Current allowable entries are: "complete", "incomplete", and "nonpublic".
nonpublic
Field
The area of research for the resource.
biology
Type
The type of data the resource contains.
human
Categories
(Optional) Tags to describe the resource and its data.
disease-model association
Access
(Optional) Links to the resource's data.
None
License
The license that is used by the resource. We use SPDX where we can (https://spdx.org/licenses/) or: "unknown", "public domain", "all rights reserved", or "custom".
unknown
License type
The type of license that is being used. This will be to define compatible data pools in the future; we only use the grossest terms now. If it is not known "TODO" is used. Current possible values are: "unknown", "copyleft", "permissive", "public domain", "copyright", "restrictive", or "closed pool".
unknown
License location
(Optional) The link to the resource license.
https://www.coriell.org/legal-notice
Focused curation
(Optional) Setting this flag to true indicates that the licensing was combinatorially complicated enough (as is the case in some commercial licenses) that the curator chose to wear a single "hat" during the process. From the site text: "While we try to cover as much of the licensing possibilities of a data resource that we can, in a few cases we may choose a particular "hat" to wear while evaluating to prevent a combinatorial explosion, which may also reduce the clarity of our curations for the community. In these cases, we may take on the role of a (1) non-commercial (2) academic (3) group that is (4) based in the US and trying to (5) create an aggregating resource, noting that other entities may have different results in the license commentary."
false
Issues
(Optional) Structured issues with the license. For every issue discovered with a resource, there should be a corresponding item in the license-issues field that marks the /exact/ violation, along with any comments. This field can be used by resources as the first step to improvement, as well as clarify any surrounding circumstances. Any issues or thoughts about a resource that do not slot into one of the criteria violations can go into the license-commentary field.
Criteria A.1.2: See license commentary.
Criteria C.1: No on-site data.
Criteria C.2: No on-site data.
Commentary
(Optional) Further commentary on the license, possibly including the though process of the curations and things like locations of additional licenses.
• After searching, https://coriell.org, https://catalog.coriell.org, and (for example) https://catalog.coriell.org/1/NHGRI, we could find no information on a publicly available data resource beyond Excel spreadsheets.
• For example, from https://catalog.coriell.org/1/NHGRI/FAQs : The NHGRI Repository at Coriell is the sample repository for the International HapMap Project and the 1000 Genomes Project. We provide cell lines and DNA, but do not house the data for these projects. Data associated with these samples can be found at the following project websites...
• This resource has no stars due to no data, possibly due to Coriell not actually being a proper upstream data resource; this doesn not reflect the main work or Coriell.
Controversial
(Optional) Marker noting that there was some extended internal discussion or controversy about the evaluation of the licensing terms. If this is marked at "true", the controversy, or a link to a permanent archive of the controversy, must be sufficiently contained in the "license-commentary" to reconstruct the issues.
false
Contacts
(Optional) Resource contact information, link, email, or whatever is public.
communications@coriell.org
Grants
(Optional) Semi-structured list of supporting grants.
TBD

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