The OBF’s self-hosted mailman server is still struggling right now, so we are looking at migrating the active mailing lists […]
We are happy to announce the long-awaited release of BioPerl v1.7.0. The release is now available on CPAN and Github. During this release […]
Last year’s Google Summer of Code 2014 was very productive for the OBF with six students working on Bio* and related bioinformatics projects. We applied to be part of GSoC 2015, but unfortunately this year were not accepted.
Update: The deadline for responding has been extended to January 25. The 2014 Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is coming […]
The latest BioPerl release (v1.6.923) is now available on CPAN. This is a point release to address a few bugs, […]
UPDATE: As a bit of time has passed since we originally intended to make a new release, I forgot that […]
BioRuby, Biopython and BioPerl are now using Travis-CI.org, a hosted continuous integration service for the open source community, to run their unit tests automatically whenever their GitHub repositories are updated.
The latest BioPerl-DB, BioPerl-Run, and BioPerl-Network code has been released to CPAN: BioPerl-Run BioPerl-DB BioPerl-Network Please report any bugs to […]
BioPerl 1.6.9 is now available in CPAN. In this release: Refactored Bio::Species/Bio::Tree New SeqIO modules (gbxml, msout, mbsout) Updates for […]
Google announced today the Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) has been accepted as a mentoring organization for the 2011 Google Summer of Code!
Due to a huge influx of spam across all OBF wikis, we are in the process of locking down new […]
The OBF now has a sparkly new Redmine instance running on Amazon EC2, thanks to efforts from Chris Dagdigian and Jason […]
BioPerl has migrated to git and GitHub! We have also set up a mirror set of several key repositories at the […]
I’m pleased to announce the acceptance of OBF’s 2010 Google Summer of Code students, listed in alphabetical order with their […]
O|B|F is in Google Summer of Code, student applications due to Google April 9, 2010.
BioPerl developers and users attended the BioPerl satellite meeting on January 13th, just prior to the GMOD Meeting. Several items were […]
I’m delighted to announce an open access publication in Nucleic Acids Research describing the FASTQ file format based on the […]
Two of the core BioPerl developers, Jason Stajich and Chris Fields, were interviewed by FLOSS Weekly. The interview is now […]