Public web-based services from the European Bioinformatics Institute

N. Harte, V. Silventoinen, E. Quevillon, S. Robinson, K. Kallio, X. Fustero, P. Patel, P. Jokinen, R. Lopez
2004 Nucleic Acids Research  
The mission of the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI), an outstation of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, is to ensure that the growing body of information from molecular biology and genome research is placed in the public domain and is accessible freely to all parts of the scientific community in ways that promote scientific progress. To fulfil this mission, the EBI provides a wide variety of free, publicly available bioinformatics services. These can be
more » ... ed into data submissions processing; access to query, analysis and retrieval systems and tools; ftp downloads of software and databases; training and education and user support. All of these services are available at the EBI website: http:// This paper provides a detailed introduction to the interactive analysis systemsthatare available from the EBI and a brief introduction to other, related services.
doi:10.1093/nar/gkh405 pmid:15215339 pmcid:PMC441543 fatcat:3q4of4kokrff7pyrexa6wxhx3u