Extra extra extra: Ensembl workshop at the ‘Rat Genomics and models’ conference!

Extra extra extra: Ensembl workshop at the ‘Rat Genomics and models’ conference!

Are you a rat person, i.e. do you work on rat? Are you joining the 9th Rat Genomics and Models conference in December? Could you spare another day after the meeting before heading back home? If so, this post is for Continue reading

What’s coming in Ensembl release 78

What's coming in Ensembl release 78

Ensembl 78 is scheduled for December 2014. Highlights include: Updated gene sets and annotations Mouse: updated to GENCODE M4 including manually annotated HAVANA annotation, with new assembly patches (GRCm38.p3). Updated pig HAVANA annotation in Vega. Updated C. elegans annotation (WS245). Continue reading

Ensembl 77 has been released!

Ensembl 77 has been released!

What’s new in e!77? Updated human gene set (GENCODE 21) Updated rat gene set including manual annotation from HAVANA New species: Vervet-African green monkey Imported Transcript Support Levels (TSLs) from UCSC for human and mouse Imported APPRIS flag for human and mouse Updated Amazon molly gene set Imported Transcript Support Continue reading

Ensembl Genomes release 23 is out!

Ensembl Genomes release 23 is out!

We have just released the latest update of Ensembl Genomes. The highlights of our new release are: New Genomes Ensembl Plants Theobroma cacao Ostreococcus lucimarinus Leersia perrieri Oryza rufipogon Brassica oleracea Ensembl Fungi Seven additional plant pathogens: Colletotrichum gloeosporioides Colletotrichum higginsianum Colletotrichum orbiculare Dothistroma Continue reading