How to get all the orthologous genes between two species

Many users ask us about how to download data from ensembl. Usually, the answer is using BioMart. Comparative genomics data are also available in the standard Mart for your favorite species. For instance to get all the human-mouse orthologs, one Continue reading How to get all the orthologous genes between two species

GeneTrees: how do I read them? And can I view alignments using Jalview?

If you have clicked on the GeneTree link in Ensembl (for example, the gene tree for IL2), you may have noticed that we have a new way of displaying large GeneTrees. This time, if you have a large gene family Continue reading GeneTrees: how do I read them? And can I view alignments using Jalview?