Sequence alignment tools
34 Stars
Updated Last
1 Year Ago
Started In
June 2017


Latest release MIT license Stable documentation Latest documentation Project Status: Active Gitter


BioAlignments.jl provides sequence alignment algorithms and data structures.


You can install BioAlignments.jl from Julia REPL in pkg mode:

pkg> add BioAlignments

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


BioAlignments is tested against Julia 1.X on Linux, OS X, and Windows.

Latest build status:

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We appreciate contributions from users including reporting bugs, fixing issues, improving performance and adding new features.

Take a look at the contributing files detailed contributor and maintainer guidelines, and code of conduct.

Special Thanks

Financial contributions

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