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What's New in Release 45 (September 2019)

Release 45 of EnsemblBacteria has updated pan-taxonomic gene trees and homologies (which includes key bacterial species). There are no other significant changes from the last release to the genomes and genes.

Release 45 of Ensembl Fungi has updated protein features from InterPro. There are no significant changes to the genomes from the previous release.

Release 45 of Ensembl Metazoa adds the genome of a panther worm (Hofstenia miamia).

Release 45 of Ensembl Plants adds several new species: Robusta coffee (Coffea canephora), Hot pepper (Capsicum annuum), Globe artichoke (Cynara cardunculus), Teff (Eragrostis tef), Durum wheat (Triticum turgidum).

Release 45 of Ensembl Protists contains the new genome Pseudo-nitzschia multistriata, an interesting marine diatom capable of producing the neurotoxin domoic acid that can contaminate seafood and cause amnesic shellfish poisoning. There is also an update to Plasmodium falciparum, and updated gene trees and homologies.

Release notes from previous releases