European Nucleotide Archive (ENA) and European Genome-phenome Archive (EGA) share some of the interfaces and services. Metadata associated to the archived files is usually submitted via Webin, a well-known tool among both ENA and EGA submitters. The information registered in Webin is internally translated into XML files, which can be ultimately used for potential users of the data.

ENA announced the release of a new Webin XML version (1.5.20) on November 21st. Latest schema versions are available from:

All schema versions can be also retrieved.

Further alerts and news about ENA services can be received by subscribing to ena-announce@ebi.ac.uk.