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.

Text Search

Examples: BN000065, histone
Sequence Search

Latest ENA news

23 Jun 2017: New tools to download data from ENA

Introducing two new tools to make retrieving data from ENA much easier: enaBrowserTools and ENA FTP Downloader.

21 Jun 2017: Guide to metagenomics data standards and best practice published

Our latest publication on data standards and best practices in metagenomics is available at https://t.co/PWjYHeWovk and includes a call for the archiving of analysis results data sets. More...

27 Apr 2017: New ENA discovery API

ENA has launched a new API to support programmatic search across all data types: https://www.ebi.ac.uk/ena/portal/api

03 Apr 2017: ENA Release 131

Release 131 of ENA's assembled/annotated sequences now available