EnsemblEnsembl Home


All tools

BioMart  >

Export custom datasets from Ensembl with this data-mining tool


Search our genomes for your DNA or protein sequence

Variant Effect Predictor  >

Analyse your own variants and predict the functional consequences of known and unknown variants

Favourite genomes

Mus musculus Mouse
Danio rerio Zebrafish

Ensembl is a genome browser for vertebrate genomes that supports research in comparative genomics, evolution, sequence variation and transcriptional regulation. Ensembl annotate genes, computes multiple alignments, predicts regulatory function and collects disease data. Ensembl tools include BLAST, BLAT, BioMart and the Variant Effect Predictor (VEP) for all supported species.

Ensembl Release 95 (January 2019)

  • New regulatory build for human, incorporating new data from ENCODE
  • Update to GENCODE M20 for mouse
  • New genomes: donkey, polar bear, black bear, red fox, koala, dingo, tuatara, painted turtle and desert tortoise
  • Updated genomes for chicken, cow and horse
  • New protein structure variation view

More release news on our blog

Other news from our blog