REFRESH Bioinformatics Group

Developers

The KMC 0.x version was invented by Sebastian Deorowicz, Agnieszka Debudaj-Grabysz, and Szymon Grabowski. The implementation is by Sebastian Deorowicz and Agnieszka Debudaj-Grabysz. The algorithm was described in our research paper (BMC Bioinformatics, 2013).

The implementation of version KMC 1 is based on the source code of KMC 0.x. The main developer of this release is Marek Kokot.

The algorithm was invented by Sebastian Deorowicz, Marek Kokot, Szymon Grabowski, and Agnieszka Debudaj-Grabysz. The releases 2.x are based on the source code of 1.x. The main developer of these releases is Marek Kokot. Agnieszka Debudaj-Grabysz also supported to the code. The paper describing this release was published in (Bioinformatics, 2015).

The version 3.0 of KMC was improved mainly by Marek Kokot and Sebastian Deorowicz. The releases 3.x are based on the source code of 2.x. The KMC tools were designed and implemented by Marek Kokot, Maciej Długosz, and Sebastian Deorowicz. The paper describing this release was published in (Bioinformatics, 2017).