This library provides Rust implementations of algorithms and data structures useful for bioinformatics. All provided implementations are rigorously tested via continuous integration.
Please see the API documentation for available features and examples of how to use them.
When using Rust-Bio, please cite the following article:
Further, you can cite the used versions via DOIs:
Any contributions are welcome, from a simple bug report to full-blown new modules:
If you find a bug and don't have the time or in-depth knowledge to fix it, just check if you can add info to an existing issue and otherwise file a bug report with as many infos as possible. If you want to contribute fixes, documentation or new code, please open a pull request. You have two options to do this:
Join the team!issue, we'll add you to the team. Then, you don't have to create a fork, but can simply push new branches into the main repository and open pull requests there.
If you want to contribute and don't know where to start, have a look at the roadmap.
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