European Nucleotide Archive

The European Nucleotide Archive (ENA) provides a comprehensive record of the world's nucleotide sequencing information, covering raw sequencing data, sequence assembly information and functional annotation. More about ENA

Access to ENA data is provided though the browser, through search tools, large scale file download and through the API.

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Latest ENA News

12 Nov 2014: Simplification of data release procedures
The European Nucleotide Archive will couple the public release of sequence records and the release of study records that contain these sequence records, with immediate effect.

11 Nov 2014: ENA/EMG Sample Record Annotation Workshop
European Nucleotide Archive (ENA) and EBI Metagenomics Portal (EMG), are organising the ENA/EMG Sample Record Annotation Workshop on the 1-5 December 2014 to enrich the environmental sample records.

24 Sep 2014: ENA Release 121
Release 121 of ENA's assembled/annotated sequences now available.

20 Aug 2014: Read data through Globus GridFTP
Read data can now be downloaded using Globus GridFTP through ebi#ena Globus Online public endpoint.

18 Aug 2014: Changes to SRA XML 1.5
Small changes to Experiment XML, Analysis XML, EGA Dataset XML, EGA DAC XMLs were deployed on 11th of August 2014.