Shopping in the genome market with EnsMart

Brief Bioinform. 2003 Sep;4(3):292-6. doi: 10.1093/bib/4.3.292.


Life scientists who work with the supermarket of genome data will find the EnsMart database and software package offers a valuable door to a wealth of genes and genome features. Not only available to lab biologists on the web, this popular multi-organism genome database can be installed and used on your own Unix computer with relative ease. It offers a flexible, fast and practical data-mining framework for computer-savvy biologists and bioinformaticians.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Databases, Nucleic Acid*
  • Genome*
  • Genomics
  • Humans
  • Information Storage and Retrieval / methods
  • Software*