SoftGenetics has released the newest version of its NextGENe software.
According to the company, NextGENe v 2.0 “incorporates a multitude of new features, functionalities and efficiencies requested by biologists, and compatibility with GRCh37.”
Upgrades to the software include a Variant Confidence Scoring Tool that scores variants by four different factors providing a useful method for filtering out low confidence variant calls and a Variant Comparison Tool which compares up to 10 patients or samples.
The company said that in addition to being available in the software, the upgrades are also incorporated in the latest version of the NextGENe Viewer.
The Biotechnology Center of Oslo has released iRefScape 0.90, a Cytoscape plug-in that allows users to search protein interaction data that has been consolidated from multiple databases including BIND, BioGrid, IntAct, MINT, MPPI, and OPHID.