Interfaces to common external biological tools from julia scripts and programs
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BioTools.jl provides DNA, RNA and amino acid sequence data types for the julia language, with a comprehensive set of methods for common operations and IO of major sequence data formats.


Install BioTools from the Julia REPL:

using Pkg
# Pkg.add("BioTools") for julia v0.6-

If you are interested in the cutting edge of the development, please check out the master branch to try new features before release.


BioTools.jl is tested against Julia 0.6 and current 0.7-dev on Linux, OS X, and Windows.

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Contributing and Questions

We appreciate contributions from users including reporting bugs, fixing issues, improving performance and adding new features. Please go to the contributing section of the documentation for more information.

If you have a question about contributing or using this package, you are encouraged to use the Bio category of the Julia discourse site.