Category Archives: BioRuby

BioRuby paper published

After 10 years of development, the BioRuby paper is finally published in the Bioinformatics journal.  The article is open access, so please take a look. BioRuby: Bioinformatics software for the Ruby programming language Naohisa Goto, Pjotr Prins, Mitsuteru Nakao, Raoul … Continue reading

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O|B|F Google Summer of Code Accepted Students

I’m pleased to announce the acceptance of OBF’s 2010 Google Summer of Code students, listed in alphabetical order with their project titles and primary mentors: Mark Chapman (PM Andreas Prlic) – Improvements to BioJava including Implementation of Multiple Sequence Alignment … Continue reading

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O|B|F in Google Summer of Code

O|B|F is in Google Summer of Code, student applications due to Google April 9, 2010. Continue reading

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BioRuby 1.4.0 released

We are pleased to announce the release of BioRuby 1.4.0. This new release contains many new features, in addition to bug fixes and improvements. PhyloXML support: Support for reading and writing PhyloXML file format is added, developed by Diana Jaunzeikare, … Continue reading

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Sanger FASTQ format and the Solexa/Illumina variants

I’m delighted to announce an open access publication in Nucleic Acids Research describing the FASTQ file format based on the conventions agreed by the OBF projects: The Sanger FASTQ file format for sequences with quality scores, and the Solexa/Illumina FASTQ … Continue reading

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BioRuby 1.3.1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of BioRuby 1.3.1. This new release fixes many bugs existed in 1.3.0. Here is a brief summary of changes. Refactoring of BioSQL support. Bio::PubMed bug fixes. Bio::NCBI::REST bug fixes. Bio::GCG::Msf bug fixes. Bio::Fasta::Report … Continue reading

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BioRuby 1.3.0 is released

Hi all, We are pleased to announce the release of BioRuby 1.3.0. The archive is available at: http://bioruby.org/archive/bioruby-1.3.0.tar.gz Web page: http://bioruby.org/ http://bioruby.open-bio.org/ API documentation: http://bioruby.org/rdoc/ Bug report: http://rubyforge.org/projects/bioruby/ (Updating of http://bioruby.rubyforge.org/ is still in progress. Please wait for a moment.) … Continue reading

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