By downloading Genome ARTIST, you agree to the terms of license.

If you use Genome ARTIST, please cite our work as:
"Ecovoiu AA, Ghionoiu IC, Ciuca AM, Ratiu AC. Genome ARTIST: a robust, high-accuracy aligner tool for mapping transposon insertions and self-insertions. Mobile DNA. 2016;7:3. doi: 10.1186/s13100-016-0061-0"

Important note for Windows users - To start the program, the following runtime dependencies must be installed:
Java Runtime: https://java.com/en/download/
Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017 (64-bit): https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=746572

Important note for Linux users - To start the program:
- mark the scripts "GenomeARTIST.sh" and "cachePreloadGenomes.sh" as executables
- install the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) or, alternatively for Ubuntu, VisualVM
- for Ubuntu users, the option "Ask each time" should be activated for Executable text files (Edit > Preferences > Behaviour > Executable test files > Ask each time)
- run the script "GenomeARTIST.sh"

For other species than Drosophila melanogaster and Pseudomonas aeruginosa the users are asked to load their favorite transposon sequences according to the manual instructions.