Make tidy gene tables with and Tabulator


Let’s use the API with the Tabulator JavaScript library by Oli Folkerd to create a simple web page for making tidy tables with information about genes. See how it works below, download the code, and try it yourself.

🐎 In action

Here is an animation that shows what this code can do: with tabulator.js

⚡ Try it

Try pasting a list of gene ids at

After you click “Search”, we use the service or Ensembl API to guess the Entrez IDs or Ensembl IDs that match your query.

💾 Download the code

Download the code and try it out yourself:

Tip: Open the HTML file in your favorite web browser.