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University of Illinois Licenses TurboWorx Software

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 (GenomeWeb News) - TurboWorx today said that the Universityof Illinoisat Urbana-Champaign has licensed its software.


Gustavo Caetano-Anolles, associate professor of bioinformatics at the school, said he chose the technology because his group needed "to assign tasks in parallel to different compute nodes when the submission of a large number of jobs related to phylogenetic tree reconstruction analysis using portable versions of PAUP and MrBayes. ..."

He said the company's software "could facilitate and speed-up phylogenetic analysis" in its lab.


Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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