mPrime version history

Version 3.0.1 (5/2013)

  • Major rewrite to J 8.0/Qt toolkit
  • Update to primer3 2.3.5 and bowtie 1.0.0

Version 2.6.2 (8/2012)

  • Update Ensembl DAS mouse URL

Version 2.6.1 (6/2012)

  • Update to primer3 2.3.4 and bowtie 0.12.8
  • Adjust defaults for new version of primer3
  • Add ability to check all primer pairs using bowtie
  • Add hotkeys for various dialogs
  • Implement Ctrl-p to run primer3, Ctrl-m to check for mismatches
  • Fix updates to account for older version on web site
  • Fix progress dialog to use two bars
  • Switch to zlib1 from zlibwapi on Windows

Version 2.5 (3/2011)

  • Add ability to check remote and local indexes simultaneously
  • Add function to build new index
  • Add Clear button to Pick tab
  • Add Annotation function to View windows
  • Changed icons to Fugue
  • Check for "too many" bowtie sites earlier to avoid hanging
  • Fix error in minor update function
  • Improve error checking for Auto button
  • Fix error when no pair products found
  • Remember species for remote server

Version 2.4 (1/2011)

  • Add Auto button
  • Display primer3 parameters in output
  • Use bowtie 0.12.7
  • Use primer3 2.2.3
  • Fix parameter checks

Version 2.3 (6/2010)

  • 64-bit version for Windows
  • Update function
  • Allow bowtie without primer3 output
  • Use bowtie 0.12.5
  • Use primer3 2.2.2

Version 2.2 (9/2009)

  • Client-server mode added for bowtie access
  • OSX version
  • Use bowtie 0.10.1

Version 2.0 (5/2009)

  • Use bowtie (v 0.9.9.2) to check mispriming
  • Use primer3 version 2.0.0

Version 1.x (8/2003)

  • Simple front end to primer3