Ensembl Genomes release 23 is out!

We have just released the latest update of Ensembl Genomes.

The highlights of our new release are:

New Genomes

Ensembl Plants

Ensembl Fungi

Seven additional plant pathogens:

Ensembl Protists

Ensembl Metazoa

Ensembl Bacteria

  • > 4K new genomes: 15,944 genomes now in total

New Data

Ensembl Metazoa

Ensembl Protists

  • DNA alignments: Pythium sp and Phytophthora sp

Ensembl Plants


New variation data in maize

  • Transcriptome and whole genome alignments: T. aestivum

Updated Data

In addition to New Genomes and New Data, we have also updated BioMarts, gene trees and comparative genomics in this new release.

Get in touch if you have any questions or comments.

The Ensembl Genomes team!