Bioinformatics Sequence Analysis Web Services with Job Dispatcher


The EMBL-EBI Job Dispatcher framework ( provides free access to several core Bioinformatics tools and related data, via the web or programmatically via Web Services APIs. In this webinar, we will give an overview of the Web Interface and RESTful API. We will then explore how to use our Sample Clients to perform various bioinformatics analysis, and how we can leverage CWL to run analysis workflows.

This webinar was recorded on 7th November, 2018. It is best viewed in full screen mode using Google Chrome. The slides from this webinar can be downloaded below.

See the EMBL-EBI training pages for a list of upcoming webinars.

The slides from this webinar are available at this link (225MB).


No prior knowledge of bioinformatics is required, but an undergraduate level understanding of biology would be useful.

About this course

Fabio Madeira