How to search and browse ENA

 You can search ENA using the search boxes on the ENA Browser (Figure 13), or via programmatic access (see section: ‘How to Access ENA’).

You can search ENA using text or sequence

Figure 13. You can search ENA using text or sequence.

Notes

[A] Text search queries ENA.

[B] Sequence search queries ENA using DNA or RNA sequences in a variety of formats.

[C] Advanced search allows you to refine a sequence search using a range of options.

[D] Search & Browse links provides information on programmatic access to ENA.

[E] EBI search is an EBI-wide search engine that queries multiple databases in addition to ENA.

 

If you don't find what you want and need to search again, instead of going back to the ENA homepage, try using the search box at the top of every ENA page (Figure 14). 

You can continue searching using the query boxes at the top of the tabbed pages

Figure 14. You can continue searching using the query boxes at the top of the tabbed pages.

Notes

[A] Text search queries ENA.

[B] Sequence search queries ENA using DNA or RNA sequences in a variety of formats.