Ensembl gene annotation workshop

Ensembl gene annotation workshop

Do you want to annotate genes and transcripts of your favourite genome? Will you be in Cambridge (UK) for the Genome Informatics 2014 meeting? Have you worked with the Unix command line? If your answer is yes to any of Continue reading

LRG records in Ensembl: stable annotation of human genes

LRG records in Ensembl: stable annotation of human genes

Why did my gene change? As a member of the Ensembl Outreach team, who is actively involved with training and user support, I often have to answer the question, “Why did the annotation of my favourite gene change?” There are Continue reading

Pre! update: vervet monkey, naked mole-rat, aardvark, dolphin and pika

Pre! update: vervet monkey, naked mole-rat, aardvark, dolphin and pika

The Ensembl Pre! site has been updated for five species: vervet monkey (Chlorocebus sabaeus), naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber), aardvark (Orycteropus afer), bottlenosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the American pika (Ochotona princeps). Vervet monkey, naked mole-rat and aardvark are new species Continue reading

Automatic gene annotation workshop in Cold Spring Harbor, 29-30th October

Ensembl is holding a workshop titled, ‘Introduction to automatic gene annotation’ aimed at developers. The workshop runs on 29-30th of October 2013 at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York. Registration for this workshop is free, but participants will need to Continue reading