Using this function you can query people by partially matching or exact name and retrieve a list of matching people in Reactome.

rba_reactome_people_name(person_name, exact_match = FALSE, ...)

Arguments

person_name

first and last name of the person

exact_match

Logical: should the supplied name be considered as an exact match? (default = FALSE)

...

rbioapi option(s). See rba_options's arguments manual for more information on available options.

Value

List where each element is a search hit contains the person's information.

Corresponding API Resources

"GET https://reactome.org/ContentService/data/people/name/name"
"GET https://reactome.org/ContentService/data/people/name/name/exact"

References

  • Jassal B, Matthews L, Viteri G, Gong C, Lorente P, Fabregat A, Sidiropoulos K, Cook J, Gillespie M, Haw R, Loney F, May B, Milacic M, Rothfels K, Sevilla C, Shamovsky V, Shorser S, Varusai T, Weiser J, Wu G, Stein L, Hermjakob H, D'Eustachio P. The reactome pathway knowledgebase. Nucleic Acids Res. 2020 Jan 8;48(D1):D498-D503. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz1031. PubMed PMID: 31691815.

  • Reactome Content Services API Documentation

See also

Other "Reactome Content Service - Person Queries": rba_reactome_people_id()

Examples

# \donttest{
rba_reactome_people_name("Jupe")
# }
# \donttest{
rba_reactome_people_name("Steve Jupe", exact_match = TRUE)
# }