Downloads overview

GO releases official versions on a monthly basis. The links below provide the latest version of files in the format specified.


Download the ontology here


Download annotations here

DOI-versioned bundles

Download DOI-versioned bundles here

  • Complete archives of each monthly release
  • Please cite with a DOI and access the full bundle of the current release or any other archived release at Zenodo - record 1205166.
  • Interested in a smaller or more flexible DOI versioned bundles? Holey (reference) BDBag available at Zenodo - record 1205159


See the Archives page.

[ Quick access to the GO Archive ]


To be notified of the exact release date, you can watch the GitHub go-announcement repository.

If there is something that you need or think we might be reasonably missing, please contact the GO Helpdesk.