What’s coming in Ensembl release 73

Ensembl 73 is scheduled for release in August  2013. Highlights for the coming release include:

Updated gene sets
  • Updated human gene set including Havana manual annotation using GRCh37.p12 release
  • Zebrafish including manual annotation from Havana
  • Rabbit, including RNAseq data
Variation data imports and updates
  • COSMIC version 65
  • PhenCode data
  • HGMD-PUBLIC data from release 2013.2 with regulatory data for human
  • Mouse phenotype data from EuroPhenome, International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium and WTSI Mouse Genetics Project
  • Update of COSMIC structural variants
New species

Courtesy of Gareth Peacock

Anas platyrhynchos

  •  Collared flycatcher (FicAlb_1.4), including RNASeq data
  •  Duck (BGI_duck_1.0)
New web features
  • New search engine with enhanced interface
  • Alternative display styles for assembly exceptions.

For more details on the declared intentions, please visit our Ensembl admin site. Please note that these are intentions and are not guaranteed to make it into the release.