The Open Bioinformatics Foundation is now a project in Software in the Public Interest — a not-for-profit organization that was founded to help organizations develop and distribute open hardware and software.

This decision was based on a community vote called in response to an invitation from SPI. A total of 39 out of 105 OBF members participated in the vote with 38 answering in the affirmative.

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