Release notes from previous releases

Ensembl Genomes Release 36 Notes

  • Released for 15th June 2017
  • Updated to Ensembl 89 software
  • Removal of MySQL databases from release 27 from the public MySQL server

Metazoa

  • New data
    • Alignment of Rfam 12.2 covariance models for all species
    • Automated RNA gene annotation for 37 species (i.e. all species that have not been imported from FlyBase, VectorBase or WormBase)
  • Updated data‚Äč
    • Updated cross references
    • Updated protein features (new sources added: CDD, MobiDB, SFLD)
    • Updated BioMarts

Fungi

  • Genomes
    • 735 genomes from 444 species
    • No significant updates to genomes since last release (35)
  • New data
    • Added gene symbols for 1-to-1 orthologs from S. cerevisiae to Botrytis cinerea
  • Updated data
    • Updated phenotypic annotation from PHI-base (4.3).
    • Updated BioMarts
    • Updated protein features

Protists

  • Genomes
    • 186 genomes from 116 species
    • No significant updates to genomes since last release (35)
  • New data
    • New automatic ncRNA alignments across all protists
  • Updated data
    • Updated phenotypic annotation from PHI-base (4.3).
    • Updated protein features
    • Updated BioMarts

Plants

Bacteria

  • Genomes
    • 44,039 genomes (43,552 bacteria and 494 archaea) from 8244 species
    • No significant updates to the genomes since last release (35)
  • Updated data
    • Update to gene families to include an additional 142 genomes from release 35
    • Updated phenotypic annotation from PHI-base