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This python package contains Bioinformatics tools developed at the Bioinformatics Core Facility of the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing.

Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing
Joseph-Stelzmann-Str. 9b
D-50931 Cologne



Latest pip release:

pip install AGEpy --user

Get the latest development version from github:

git clone


cd AGEpy
python install --user

and then update to the latest release whenever required with:

cd AGEpy
git pull
python install --user --force

Alternatively you can also install the package with a symlink, so that changes to the source files will be immediately available to users of the package on your system:

cd AGEpy
python develop --user

Be aware that with the develop option you won't be able to properly update once new scripts are added.