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MyGene.info and MyVariant.info: Gene and Variant Annotation Query Services

By Jiwen Xin, Chunlei Wu, Cyrus Afrasiabi, Ginger Tsueng, Moritz Juchler, Nikhil Gopal, Gregory Stupp, Timothy E. Putman, Benjamin J. Ainscough, Obi L. Griffith, Nicholas J. Schork, Patricia L. Whetzel, Christopher J. Mungall, Sean D Mooney, Andrew I. Su, Chunlei Wu

Posted 30 Dec 2015
bioRxiv DOI: 10.1101/035667 (published DOI: 10.1186/s13059-016-0953-9)

MyGene.info and MyVariant.info provide high-performance data APIs for querying gene and variant annotation information. They demonstrate a new model for organizing biological annotation information by utilizing a cloud-based scalable infrastructure. MyGene.info and MyVariant.info can be accessed at http://mygene.info and http://myvariant.info.

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