Tag: BioJava

BioJava 5.0.0 is out

April 9, 2018 :

BioJava 5.0.0 was released on the 23rd of March 2018. This represents a major milestone that brings more consolidation and […]

New BioJava Logo Design Competition

June 14, 2016 :

BioJava is organizing a design competition to come up with a new logo. Anybody can participate: The logo should look […]

BioJava 3.0.4 released

May 23, 2012 :

BioJava 3.0.4 has been released and is available from http://www.biojava.org/wiki/BioJava:Download as well as from the BioJava maven repository at http://www.biojava.org/download/maven/ […]

Sanger FASTQ format and the Solexa/Illumina variants

December 17, 2009 :

I’m delighted to announce an open access publication in Nucleic Acids Research describing the FASTQ file format based on the […]

‘biojava in anger’ translated to French and Japanese

July 27, 2003 :

The “Biojava in Anger: A Tutorial and Recipe Book for Those in a Hurry” posted online at http://www.biojava.org/docs/bj_in_anger/index.htm has been […]

Montreal BioJava Bootcamp Announced

June 27, 2003 :

BioneQ, the Quebec Bioinformatics Network, is organizing the first North American BioJava Bootcamp from August 18th to 22nd. We have […]

BioJava 1.3 Released

June 18, 2003 :

Highlights of this release include:

– Packed storage of sequence data in memory

– Better support for the OBDA database access standards

– Improvements to the parsers for output from tools like
blast and fasta.

– Many enhancements to the FeatureFilter system.

40+ biojava tutorials available

January 8, 2003 :

Mark Schreiber has posted more than 40 tutorials on using “biojava in anger” at http://bioconf.otago.ac.nz/biojava/