EMBOSS 6.6.0-foss-2018b

Deprecated: Use of this version of EMBOSS is deprecated. More information on our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

EMBOSS is 'The European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite'. EMBOSS is a free Open Source software analysis package specially developed for the needs of the molecular biology (e.g. EMBnet) user community.

Accessing EMBOSS 6.6.0-foss-2018b

To load the module for EMBOSS 6.6.0-foss-2018b please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEAR Cloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load EMBOSS/6.6.0-foss-2018b

BEAR Apps Version




The listed architectures consist of two part: OS-CPU.

  • BlueBEAR: The OS used on BlueBEAR is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
  • BEAR Cloud and CaStLeS VMs: These VMs can have one of two OSes. Those with access to a BEAR Cloud or CaStLeS VM should check that the listed architectures for an application include the OS of VM being used. The VMs, irrespective of OS, will use the haswell CPU type.

More Information

For more information visit the EMBOSS website.


This version of EMBOSS has a direct dependency on: foss/2018b Java/1.8 libgd/2.2.5-GCCcore-7.3.0 libharu/2.3.0-foss-2018b X11/20180604-GCCcore-7.3.0

Required By

This version of EMBOSS is a direct dependent of: BUSCO/3.0.2-foss-2018b-Python-2.7.15

Last modified on 3rd June 2019