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Artist's interpretation of cell clusters in humans and mice.
18 May 2020

An automated method for cell type discovery

Identifying cell types from single-cell RNA sequencing data is now more efficient than ever. Read more

C elegans microscopy image with DNA superimposed
01 May 2020

DNA damage and faulty repair jointly cause mutations

Genome sequencing gives new insights into cancer genomics Read more

A collage of images showing wet lab, dry lab research and healthcare
22 Apr 2020

Why share data during a pandemic?

To stop the new coronavirus pandemic, scientists all over the world must collaborate and share data Read more

COVID-19 Data Portal facilitates data sharing about novel coronavirus
18 Apr 2020

EMBL-EBI launches COVID-19 Data Portal

EMBL-EBI and partners launch the COVID-19 Data Portal to help scientists, public health and healthcare professionals tackle the coronavirus pandemic Read more

Artist's interpretation of COVID-19 data sharing networks around the world
26 Mar 2020

EMBL-EBI leads international collaboration to share COVID-19 research data

EMBL-EBI set to launch European COVID-19 Data Platform to help store, share, and analyse research data linked to the COVID-19 pandemic  Read more

EMBL-EBI South Building
18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: latest EMBL-EBI updates

In response to the coronavirus outbreak, EMBL-EBI closes its premises on 18 March, but will continue to maintain data services Read more

Service news from EMBL-EBI

  • 18 May 2020

    Ensembl launches COVID-19 resource

    Today, Ensembl has joined the international scientific effort to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 is caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), which has spread rapidly since emerging in late 2019.

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  • 18 May 2020

    May 2020 releases: Single Cell Expression Atlas and Expression Atlas

    The latest releases for the Expression Atlases are now available. We’ve been working hard with all our collaborators to curate and process the latest datasets.

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  • 05 May 2020

    New releases: InterPro 79.0 and InterProScan 5.44-79.0

    InterPro version 79.0 and InterProScan 5.44-79.0 are now available! InterPro now features hundreds of new methods integrated from partner databases, and InterProScan draws on over 37 000 entries.

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  • 30 Apr 2020

    Ensembl 100 has been released!

    We are very excited to announce the release of Ensembl 100, along with Ensembl Genomes 47. Time has really flown for us. We moved from our beginnings as a browser with just one genome 20 years ago to an integrated resource for many species and data types in 2020.

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Understanding how genetics affects the health of humans, plants and animals is essential to advances in disease prevention, food security and biodiversity. We work with the best scientists on research endeavours of all sizes, and provide the infrastructure needed to share data openly in the life sciences.

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