The Merging Worlds of Java and Bioinformatics
by Steve Anglin
Here's an "Exploring the New Frontier: Java Technology Powers the 'Post-Genomic' Era" article series from java.sun.com. This is part 1 of a two-part series about Java technology in computational biology and bioinformatics. In part 1, they explore PatternHunter, from Bioinformatics Solutions Inc. Part 2 will cover biological simulation technologies from Physiome Sciences, Inc.
What are your thoughts on Java and Bioinformatics? What kinds of applications are we going to see?