The European Chemical Biology Database (ECBD) is the central data hub for data generated within the EU-OPENSCREEN network developed by CZ-OPENSCREEN. It is a web portal with powerful search and analysis capabilities containing validated output from screening centres in a public as well as pre-release environment.The ECBD is developed in line with the FAIR principles ensuring Findability, Accessibility, Interoperability, and Reusability of the data.
The ECBD supports curation, annotation and organization of data and metadata. The data is deposited with a flexible privacy model for rapid and safe dissemination and exploitation. Users stay owner of their data. The optional hold period is 36 months for data publication. There are high standards of security and traceability of IP (citable indexing of data points (EUOS, DOI or URL) and links to originator labs for primary raw unprocessed data.