If you are interested in knowing the evolutionary history of your preferred Ensembl gene, you are in luck. Starting from this release (69) Ensembl has a new gene gain/loss tree view just for this purpose. This view shows the evolutionary Continue reading New gene gain/loss tree view in Ensembl
We have added a little trick for orthology-lovers. Starting from the orthologues page, you can choose to switch to the GeneTree. This will highlight the orthologue of interest, as well as the ancestral node that relates both genes. Another useful Continue reading Orthologues on the trees
We have some news for the forthcoming ensembl release. We have added a few more display options for our gene trees. It will be possible to colour the background of the trees based on the taxonomy. It will be much Continue reading Colourful gene trees
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?