Interested in joining our dynamic team near Cambridge, UK, and working at the forefront of genomics? The following positions are open. Find them all on the EBI jobs site. We are looking for a total of three talented computational biologists, Continue reading Ensembl is Hiring!
The Genome Reference Consortium (GRC) plans to release a new human assembly (GRCh38) later this year. What is the reason for an update? The current human genome in Ensembl, UCSC and NCBI (GRCh37) is indeed high quality. The GRC reports Continue reading New Human Assembly Coming
We’d like to announce our new, filmed browser workshop. Take it for free on EBI’s Train Online platform! http://www.ebi.ac.uk/training/online/course/ensembl-video-workshop You can either go through the whole day course top to bottom, or pick your favourite module. It’s complete with filmed Continue reading Take our Browser Workshop … Online!
The Wellcome Trust Genome Campus as well as the Sanger Institute and the EBI are closed for the holiday period between 23 December and 2 January. Ensembl browsers (www.ensembl.org, useast.ensembl.org. uswest.ensembl.org. and asia.ensembl.org) along with underlying databases will remain accessible Continue reading Announcing Limited Ensembl Service for the Holidays
To all wet-labbers, Ensembl browser beginners and intermediates, Did you ever wish that an expert in the Ensembl browser would take you through the views, and explain what we have to offer? (And how to get it?) Now’s your chance! Continue reading Bring the Ensembl Browser to California
Ensembl is in Uruguay! We’re teaching a workshop alongside instructors from VEGA/HAVANA, Janelia Farm Research Campus, Duke University Center for Human Genetics, and University of Maryland. The Open Door Workshop is funded by the Wellcome Trust, and provides different bioinformatics Continue reading Ensembl Down South
If you’re at the Biocuration conference currently happening in Washington DC, feel free to swing by the poster of Amonida Zadissa to learn about the Ensembl gene set (poster number P.87). Ensembl Genebuild members will also be attending: 5th International Continue reading Upcoming conferences: Posters on Ensembl Gene Annotation
Ensembl archive sites allow you to browse older versions of our website (and the underlying data). These are maintained going back three years from the live version. Versions 50-52 of the website (2008) will be retired tomorrow (30 March). Continue reading Archive Sites
Hi, I am working in Ensembl Outreach, and I’d like to point you to some new videos we have on our YouTube channel. These 5 videos were requested from clinical researchers at the Erasmus MC in Rotterdam. The Ensembl Overview Continue reading Learn by Video
Due to a network problem, all of the Ensembl Genomes sites such as http://plants.ensembl.org and http://www.ensemblgenomes.org are currently offline. Other EBI services are also affected (including ENA and EGA). Our network providers are working to fix the problem, and will Continue reading Notice: Ensembl Genomes currently offline [UPDATE: Service restored]