GRIST has established a definitive set of grant data, including funder, grant dates, PI name(s) and institution. GRIST also captures additional grant details, for example abstracts in different languages, and also caters for emerging initiatives such as ORCID.
A RESTful API has been released to provide access into the GRIST database. The new API can also be found via the ‘Resouces’ menu on the Europe PMC home page. Take the Web Services sub-menu option, followed by the ‘RESTful (grants)’ option. Anybody can use the GRIST API to search the database, and examples of how to use the service are provided on the API page. The GRIST API will also be used to feed the revamped Grant Lookup Tool (GLT), which is due for release towards the end of the year, and is also generally available.
Find out who is being funded to do what, and for how much!
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