Welcome to the BWP Informatics Documentation!

This documentation site describes the best practices for the informatics pipeline of the Barcode of Wildlife Project.


20 September, 2016
The GenBank submission plugin was updated to version 1.6.5 with many minor bug fixes. The most important one to the BWP project is that the plugin will now attemp to replace non-ASCII characters (such as accented characters) with equivalent ASCII characters. This has been a problem in the past, since the previous default action was to simply omit these characters.
15 June, 2016
The Biocode Plugin was updated to version 3.0.0, and the GenBank Upload Plugin was updated to version 1.6.4. You can read about the updates to the Biocode Plugin here. You can read about the updates to the GenBank Upload Plugin here. Additionally, the back-end LIMS database was split up by country and new login information was provided to each BWP partner via email.