Developed an international team of developers it's a distributed collaborative effort to develop Python libraries and applications which address the needs of current and future works in bioinformatics.
· Python 2.x series
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· New module Bio.bgzf supports reading and writing BGZF files (Blocked GNU Zip Format), a variant of GZIP with efficient random access, most commonly used as part of the BAM file format and in tabix.
· The GenBank/EMBL parser will now give a warning on unrecognized feature locations and continue parsing (leaving the feature’s location as None).
· The Bio.PDB.MMCIFParser is now compiled by default (but is still not available under Jython, PyPy or Python 3).