BLACKSBURG, Va., Jan. 26, 2004 - Researchers at Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) today announced the release of an updated version ToolBus and its visualization components.

Updates have been made to the set of microarray visualizations; in addition, an entirely new visualization plugin that allows the user to manipulate sequences has also been added.

Numerous enhancements and additions have also been made to the remaining visualizations as well as to ToolBus itself. Download and use of ToolBus is free for non-commercial purposes and includes source code under the provisions of our open-source license. Potential commercial users should contact Virginia Tech Intellectual Property at please enable JavaScript to view for information regarding low-cost perpetual licensing.

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Published by Public Relations, January 25, 2004