They wrote the fastest parallelized BAM parser in D
george via Digitalmars-d
digitalmars-d at puremagic.com
Mon Mar 30 11:04:56 PDT 2015
> .NET actually already has a foothold in bioinformatics,
> specially in user facing software and steering of reading
> equipments and robots.
> So D's needs a story over C# and F# (alongside WPF for data
> visualization) use cases.
Though when it comes to open source bioinformatics projects, Perl
and Python have a large foothold
among most most bioinformaticians. Most utilities that require
speed are often written in C and C++ (BLAST, HMMER, SAMTOOLS etc).
I think D stands a good chance as a language of choice for
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