These gene predictions were generated by Ensembl.
For more information on the different gene tracks, see our Genes FAQ.
For a description of the methods used in Ensembl gene predictions, please refer to
Hubbard et al. (2002), also listed in the References section below.
Ensembl Gene data can be explored interactively using the
REST API, the
Table Browser or the
The genePred format files for hg19 are available in our
downloads directory as ensGene.txt.gz or in our
gene file download directory in GTF format.
All the tables can also be queried directly from our public MySQL
servers, with instructions on this method available on our
MySQL help page and on
We would like to thank Ensembl for providing these gene annotations. For more information, please see
Ensembl's genome annotation page.
Hubbard T, Barker D, Birney E, Cameron G, Chen Y, Clark L, Cox T, Cuff J,
Curwen V, Down T et al.
The Ensembl genome database project.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2002 Jan 1;30(1):38-41.
PMID: 11752248; PMC: PMC99161