BioJS : Opensource JS framework for Biological Data

Visualization of large-data has always been a challenge for researchers in biology/computational biology. In recent years, web-applications has been very instrumental for dissemination of research works, outreach activities and global collaboration. Large number of web-applications exist for visualization of biological data. Nevertheless, a co-ordinated community effort to develop a successful framework using JavaScript, was still due. Previously we have seen a number of platforms/languages approached to create libraries/frameworks like BioPerl, BioJava, Bio++ etc. Published on 23 February 2013, BioJs, finally closed the gap. Continue reading “BioJS : Opensource JS framework for Biological Data”