2016–More incredible for MyVariant.info than MyGene.info

As mentioned in MyGene.info’s year-end review, the team behind both services have been very productive. In addition to all the work they did on MyGene.info (and the back-end/BioThings services behind both MyGene.info and MyVariant.info, they made the following improvements to MyVariant.info this year: -2016.01.06: ClinVar data structure overhauled -2016.01.18: ClinVar data updated...
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New Data Release 201606

Another new data release was just rolled out. Some highlights of this new release include the support of GRCh38/hg38 genome assembly, updated and additional data sources, as well as new data fields added. All changes in this data release are backwards-compatible. Support variants on GRCh38/hg38 Genome Assembly Previously, all variant annotations were aggregated according to their "_id" fields...
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New data release out! ClinVar data structure overhauled

Another new data release was just rolled out. ClinVar and CADD data were updated to their latest: last release new release # of variants in new release # of variants in last release ClinVar 201509 201511 127,745 114,627 CADD v1.2 v1.3 226,932,858 163,690,986 ClinVar and CADD annotations are available under "clinvar" and "cadd" subfields, respectively, for each annotated variant. MyVariant.info...
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myvariantjs: a Node.js client for MyVariant.info

Thanks to the excellent work done by Larry Hengl, we are happy to announce the release of myvariantjs, a Node.js client for MyVariant.info. We have previously released both Python and R clients for MyVariant.info, now Node.js developers have their own native client as well! (Node.js is popular among web developers to build their server-side code in Javascript). To give it a try, simply install...
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New release: MyVariant.info Python client updated to v0.2.0

We have just released a new version of MyVariant.info Python client. It is now on v0.2.0, and we encourage all of our users to upgrade to this new version. The upgrade is as easy as one line of command: pip install myvariant -U To verify you have the latest version installed: In [1]: import myvariant In [2]: myvariant.__version__ Out[2]: '0.2.0' What's new and changed: new get_fields method to...
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MyVariant.info R client in new Bioconductor release

It's official! We now have an R client for querying MyVariant.info annotation services. The package, myvariant, can be installed from Bioconductor (>v3.2) by running the following commands from your R console: source("http://bioconductor.org/biocLite.R") biocLite("myvariant") Bioconductor provides several packages for seamless interaction with Next Generation Sequencing data. Now, comprehensive...
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