Open software for biologists: from famine to feast

Nat Biotechnol. 2006 Jul;24(7):801-3. doi: 10.1038/nbt0706-801.


Developing and deploying specialized computing systems for specific research communities is achievable, cost effective and has wide-ranging benefits.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Computational Biology / methods*
  • Computational Biology / trends
  • Computing Methodologies
  • Information Storage and Retrieval* / standards
  • Software / standards
  • Software / supply & distribution*