Ensembl Variation database and API
Ensembl Variation database
- Database schema documentation: page describing every column of every table of the Ensembl Variation database schema.
- Database schema diagram [PDF]:
A comprehensive Perl Application Program Interface (API) provides efficient access to the Ensembl Variation database.
- API Installation: A step-by-step installation guide for all Perl Ensembl APIs.
- Variation API Documentation: A complete reference to the objects and methods used in the Variation database API, through the Doxygen tool.
- Variation API Tutorial: An introduction to the underlying concepts of the Variation database API.
API diagram overviews
See below links to some overviews of the Variation API to illustrate what data/objects you can fetch from the classes:
Note: not all the objects of the Ensembl Variation API are represented in these diagrams. They are only overviews to help you to understand the main classes in Ensembl Variation API.
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