BioDBCore core attributes

Database name:


Main resource URL:

Contact information:

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Post mail:

Dr. Lekha Dinesh Kumar, Senior Scientist, Cancer Biology, Centre for cellular & Molecular Biology, Hyderabad, India,

Date resource established:

New, 2013

Conditions of use:



Data types captured: MicroRNAs of human and mouse genomes, their sequences, chromosome and gene locations, respective targets and their descriptions. Also deciphered microRNA networks and their hubs with respective targets at 3'UTR, 5'UTR and Exons of different pathway genes reported to be regulated in breast Cancers.

Curation policy :

Will be maintained by Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB) webserver, a constituent laboratory of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India.

Standards: MIs :

IT group, CCMB,

Data format :


Terminologies :


Taxonomic coverage :

Homo sapiens and Mus musculus

Data accessibility/output options:

Freely accessible through search strings/terms : Organism : Human/Mouse ,Keywords: microRNA name, sequence, accession number and miR-Targets

Data release frequency:

Half yearly

Versioning period and access to historical files:

Half Yearly.Can provide an option for recovering data from the older version of the database

Documentation available:

Yes, a link to the help file is provided

User support options:

Contact us, comment box available

Data submission policy:

We do not support submission to the database by third party

Relevant publications:

All reference link to NCBI, microcosm provided

Resource's Wikipedia URL:

Not available

Tools available: