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NAME

       Bio::DB::SoapEUtilities::DocSumAdaptor - Handle for Entrez SOAP DocSums

SYNOPSIS

        my $fac = Bio::DB::SoapEUtilities->new();
        # run a query, returning a DocSumAdaptor
        my $docs = $fac->esummary( -db => 'taxonomy',
                                   -id => 527031 )->run(-auto_adapt=>1);
        # iterate over docsums
        while (my $d = $docs->next_docsum) {
           @available_items = $docsum->item_names;
           # any available item can be called as an accessor
           # from the docsum object...watch your case...
           $sci_name = $d->ScientificName;
           $taxid = $d->TaxId;
        }

DESCRIPTION

       This adaptor provides an iterator ("next_docsum()") and other convenience functions for
       parsing NCBI Entrez EUtility "esummary" SOAP results.

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AUTHOR - Mark A. Jensen

       Email maj -at- fortinbras -dot- us

APPENDIX

       The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods.  Internal methods are
       usually preceded with a _

   new
        Title   : new
        Usage   : my $obj = new Bio::DB::SoapEUtilities::DocSumAdaptor();
        Function: Builds a new Bio::DB::SoapEUtilities::DocSumAdaptor object
        Returns : an instance of Bio::DB::SoapEUtilities::DocSumAdaptor
        Args    :

   next_docsum()
        Title   : next_docsum
        Usage   :
        Function: return the next DocSum from the attached Result
        Returns :
        Args    :

   item_names()
        Title   : item_names
        Usage   : @accs = $docsum->item_names
        Function: Return a list of items accessible from the
                  object
        Returns : array of scalar strings
        Args    : none