Ensembl Genomes REST API Endpoints

Lookup

ResourceDescription
GET lookup/genome/:name Query for a named genome and retrieve the gene models

Ontologies and Taxonomy

ResourceDescription
GET ontology/ancestors/:id Reconstruct the entire ancestry of a term from is_a and part_of relationships
GET ontology/ancestors/chart/:id Reconstruct the entire ancestry of a term from is_a and part_of relationships.
GET ontology/descendants/:id Find all the terms descended from a given term. By default searches are conducted within the namespace of the given identifier
GET ontology/id/:id Search for an ontological term by its namespaced identifier
GET ontology/name/:name Search for a list of ontological terms by their name