com.aliasi.medline
Class Grant

java.lang.Object
  extended by com.aliasi.medline.Grant

Deprecated. Moved to lingmed sandbox project.

@Deprecated
public class Grant
extends Object

A Grant represents a particular instance of a grant. Four pieces of information are optionally available: the grant identifier, the acronym of the grant type, the acronym for the grant agencies,. and the country of origin for the grant.

The full list of grant agencies, grants and their acronyms may be found at:

PubMed Help: Grant Abbreviations

Since:
LingPipe2.0
Version:
3.9.1
Author:
Bob Carpenter

Method Summary
 String acronym()
          Deprecated. Returns a two-letter acronym for the type of this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.
 String agency()
          Deprecated. Returns a three-letter acronym for the agency providing this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.
 String country()
          Deprecated. Return the country for the grant.
 String grantID()
          Deprecated. Returns the grant identifier for this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.
 String toString()
          Deprecated. Returns a string-based representation of this grant.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Method Detail

country

public String country()
Deprecated. 
Return the country for the grant.

Returns:
The country for the grant.

grantID

public String grantID()
Deprecated. 
Returns the grant identifier for this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided.

Returns:
The grant identifier for this grant.

acronym

public String acronym()
Deprecated. 
Returns a two-letter acronym for the type of this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided. A link to a list of grant abbreviations is cited in the class documentation above.

Returns:
The acronym for the type of this grant.

agency

public String agency()
Deprecated. 
Returns a three-letter acronym for the agency providing this grant, or the empty (zero length) string if none was provided. A link to a list of grant abbreviations is cited in the class documentation above. As of 2009, granting agencies are presented hierarchically, as NIEHS NIH HHS for the HHS branch of NIH.

Returns:
The hierarchical acronym(s) for the agency providing this grant.

toString

public String toString()
Deprecated. 
Returns a string-based representation of this grant.

Overrides:
toString in class Object
Returns:
A string-based representation of this grant.