[ensembl-dev] REST service

Moretti Sébastien sebastien.moretti at unil.ch
Fri Nov 9 10:18:02 GMT 2012

About the second part, I wonder how to get gene name synonyms in BioMart.

> Hi Sébastien
> To answer the second part of your question, you can get gene and protein external references from both the REST service and BioMart. In BioMart, if you look at the Attributes->Features page and go to the External section, you will see the list of sources for which we have external references.
> I hope that helps,
> Regards
> Rhoda
> On 9 Nov 2012, at 09:29, Moretti Sébastien <sebastien.moretti at unil.ch> wrote:
>> Hi
>> I wonder if we can submit a list of identifiers in your REST service instead of a single identifier.
>> This way we could submit a dataset as in BioMart, and also decrease the number of HTTP requests.
>> Also is there a way to get gene/protein name synonyms in BioMart ?
>> The REST service can but I cannot figure out how to get them in BioMart.
>> Regards

Sébastien Moretti
SIB Vital-IT EMBnet, Quartier Sorge - Genopode
CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tel.: +41 (21) 692 4079/4221
http://www.vital-it.ch/ http://myhits.vital-it.ch/

More information about the Dev mailing list