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    Homo_sapiensUpdated patches and gene set (GENCODE 23) for the human assembly (GRCh38.p3)

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    MouseUpdated patches and gene set (GENCODE M6) for the mouse assembly (GRCm38.p4)

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    Homo_sapiens We use GRCh38 on our main site, but you can access the previous human genome assembly  at grch37.ensembl.org.

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