Our logo was created by Henrik Vestergaard and Thomas Hamelryck back in
- Inspired by the structure of DNA, it shows two golden pythons
twisting in opposite directions to form a double helix around the word
This is a cropped version of
is also available.
As of Biopython release 1.50, we’ve included the logo on the front cover
of the Biopython Tutorial and
(PDF), which had
previously been rather plain.
This design was chosen from panel of entries to an open competition on
the mailing lists back in Summer
This picture shows the nine entries for the competition (taken from
Brad Chapman’s BOSC 2003 talk):