On Performance and Design of Julia BioSequences Compared to Seq Language

Introduction In October 2019, a paper was published in Proceedings of the ACM on Programming Languages, introducing a new language for bioinformatics called Seq.
In it, the authors rightly recognize that the field of bioinformatics is in need of a high-pe… Read more


Mythbusting Julia’s Speed

Question: I read a lot on the Internet about this programming language called Julia being very fast, but I’m very skeptic. What do you say? Answer: It’s good to be skeptic, but you can try yourself! Q: Some time ago I actually tried and I found it to be v... (more…)

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