BIRCH Version 2.95


  • Improvements to BioLegato
  • BLAST+ offers extensive features to customize searches
  • bug fixes

BIRCH: A user-oriented, locally-customizable, bioinformatics system
Brian Fristensky
BMC Bioinformatics 2007, 8:54 (9 February 2007)
[Abstract] [ PDF]


  • a comprehensive desktop bioinformatics system which comes with many of the commonly-used bioinformatics programs pre-installed
  • a framework of tools, files, and documentation for organizing and managing a bioinformatics core facility
  • an expandable system that allows you to merge 3rd party programs and documentation seamlessly into the standard BIRCH distribution


The latest release of BIRCH (2.95) is available at the BIRCH Web site

under the link 'GetBIRCH'.

New in the current release:

version 2.95 (September 24, 2012)

NEW  and Updated Software applications:
DELETED applications:

version 2.9

version 2.8.6

version 2.8.5

version 2.8