BLAST+ is a new suite of BLAST tools that utilizes the NCBI C++ Toolkit. The BLAST+ applications have a number of performance and feature improvements over the legacy BLAST applications.

Software Details

Version: 2.2.30 – Visit their website and view the support site

Licence: Public Domain

Application: Bioinformatics

Platform: Linux-64

Last Updated: May 13, 2015


Camacho C., Coulouris G., Avagyan V., Ma N., Papadopoulos J., Bealer K., & Madden T.L. (2008) “BLAST+: architecture and applications.” BMC Bioinformatics 10:421,

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