Make encrypted requests to MyVariant.info API via https

Previously, MyVariant.info API only supported the standard http protocol, hence all data between the clients and our servers are not encrypted. Although Http protocol is widely used and is sufficient for most applications, a higher level of security may be needed for certain uses (e.g. handling sensitive patient data). Https protocol was specifically designed for such purpose. With https, the...
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MyGene.info v3 API is out !

We're proud to announce the next version of MyGene.info! This 3rd version brings new features, fixes some issues, and can be reached using URL http://mygene.info/v3. MyGene.info v2 will remain up and active while transitioning to v3. Stay tuned, we'll also post a step-by-step guide to migrate from v2 to v3. Here's a brief list of changes, we'll discuss some of them in depth in next posts: Refseq...
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New API for species data

Last week, we released a new feature to support querying genes beyond the species level, at levels of genus, family,…,phylum. As a companion of this new feature, we have now added a new API for developers to get the species data programatically: GET http://mygene.info/v2/species/ This API is simple. Here is a example: request: GET http://mygene.info/v2/species/9606 response: HTTP/1.1 200...
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