Start your climb today! This is the best introduction to Cytoscape App development.
Got a new App? Please send it to us. Once your plugin is registered to the store, Cytoscape users can access it through App Manager.
If you are a student, you can contribute to Cytoscape through Google Summer of Code program. For more information about GSoC, please visit NRNB web site.
Want to hack the Cytoscape Core code? Volunteers are always welcome! Joining our community is easy. There's no commitment beyond writing good code and you can contribute as much or as little as you like. Here is how to get started:
code.cytoscape.org is the start page for all developers. You can cehck the most up-to-date information about Cytoscape Core projects from here.
Cytoscape Core projects are now hosted on GitHub. From now on, latest version of Cytoscape code should be obtained from the following git repositories:
Note that Cytoscape 3 is a multi-repository project. You need to read this document to learn how to clone all Cytoscape 3 projects.
With the release of the 3.x, Cytoscape core team no longer maintaining 2.x code and you need to port your Plugins to 3.x series to use latest features in Cytoscape. In the sections below, you'll find links to documentation and tutorials related to 3.x app development.
Learn about the Architecture, Backward Compatibility, and API of Cytoscape 3.x.
Primary documentation for Cytoscape 3.x app development .
All Cytoscape 3.x app development tutorials.