Version 0.1, 1999-11-30

Final release within the framework of the BioImage database project as Bsoft.

Version 0.2, 2000-03-30

Final release of development at the Biozentrum, Basel.

Version 0.3, 2000-11-01

Development starts at the LSBR, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda.

Version 0.4, 2000-12-12

Release featured in the paper: Heymann, J. B. (2001). Bsoft: Image and molecular processing in electron microscopy. J. Struct. Biol. 133(2/3), 156 - 169.
Made available through the web server at the LSBR, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda.

Version 0.5, 2001-05-07

Version 0.6, 2001-05-27

Released at the Gordon conference on 3D electron microscopy in Rhode Island.

Version 0.7, 2001-11-05

Production version update.

Version 0.8, 2002-05-27

Production version update.

Version 0.9, 2002-12-20

Production version update. Final release of development at the LSBR, NIAMS, NIH, Bethesda.

Version 0.9.1, 2003-11-28

Pre-official version, attempting to achieve all the goals for version 1.0.0.

Version 1.0.0, 2004-01-15

First official version, with extensive support for single particle processing for cryo-electron microscopy.

Version 1.0.2, 2004-04-15

Reorganization of source code.

Version 1.1.0, 2004-05-11

Reorganization of source code.

Version 1.1.1, 2004-08-23

A large amount of functionality was added to deal with user requests. Final release from Caltech.


Version 1.2.0, 2004-11-04

Release from LSBR, NIAMS, NIH.


Version 1.3.0, 2005-10-07

Release from LSBR, NIAMS, NIH.


Version 1.4.0, 2006-09-05

Release from LSBR, NIAMS, NIH featured in the paper: Heymann, J. B. and Belnap, D. M. (2007). Bsoft: Image Processing and Molecular Modeling for Electron Microscopy. J. Struct. Biol. 157(1), 3 - 18.


Version 1.5.0, 2007-10-25

Release from LSBR, NIAMS, NIH associated with the paper: Heymann, J.B., Cardone, G., Winkler, D. and Steven, A.C. (2007) Computational resources for cryo-electron tomography in Bsoft. J. Struct. Biol. 161(3), 232 - 242.

Version 1.5.3, 2008-03-06

Lots of new modeling code and bug fixes.

Version 1.5.4, 2008-04-09

Lots of new modeling code and bug fixes.

Version 1.5.7, 2009-06-15

New single particle analysis, helical processing and modeling code, introduction of XML and OpenMP support, as well as lots of bug fixes.

Version 1.6.0, 2010-02-11

Update to 3D single particle averaging and tomography, introduction of FFTW3 for use with OpenMP, several new programs for modeling, and lots of bug fixes.

Version 1.7.0, 2010-12-16

Improved single particle analysis, tomographic 3D single particle analysis, and modeling with type specifications and selections.

Version 1.8.0, 20120229

Comprehensive change to C++ image objects, updated included libraries and new functions.

Version 1.9.0, 20150213

Further conversion to C++ syntax, threading and addition of new programs.

Version 1.9.3, 20161031

Bug fixes, modifications and additions.

Version 1.9.4, 20161214

Bug fixes, modifications and additions.