BioThings APIs

We build a collection of high-performance biological APIs

BioThings SDK

A Software Developement Kit to turn a data file to an API


See the tutorial and the docs (in-progres)

SmartAPI

Build interoperability across APIs

What's new

New default behavior for 'species' parameter

MyGene.info API supports both "/gene" and "/query" endpoints. On its /query endpoint, an...

New MyVariant.info data release log and new data updates

Don't want to look through our blog posts to find previous information about data updates on...

UMLS identifiers now available

The Unified Medical Language System UMLS consolidates and standardizes health and biomedical...

New Data Release for MyVariant.info 201708

Another fresh data release for MyVariant.info is out! In this data release, we have updated the...

New Data Release for MyVariant.info 201706

Another fresh data release for MyVariant.info is out! In this data release, we have updated the...

What can you build with MyGene/MyVariant annotation services?

Now that’s how you use MyGene/MyVariant Services--Check out this Jbrowse plugin! One of our...

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Our Team

Cyrus Afrasiabi

Cyrus Afrasiabi

Research Programmer

Sebastien Lelong

Sebastien Lelong

Research Programmer

Jiwen (Kevin) Xin

Jiwen (Kevin) Xin *

Ph.D. Candidate

Ginger Tsueng

Ginger Tsueng *
@GTsueng

Staff Scientist

Greg Taylor

Greg Taylor

Contracting Developer

Byung Ryul Jeon

Byung Ryul Jeon

Visiting Scientist

Marco Alvarado

Marco Alvarado

Research Programmer

Join us

If you are passionate about Bioinformatics, Data Science, Semantic Web, Machine-learning and Genomics, you are welcome to contact us (cwu -at- scripps -dot- edu) and we will find a suitable position (Scientist, Developer, PostDoc or Graduate Research Assistant) in our team.