4273π is a freely available, customized distribution of Raspbian GNU/Linux for the Raspberry Pi computer. 4273π is for those wishing to teach, learn or use bioinformatics on the Raspberry Pi. 4273π includes software and files required for Task C in our Higher Biology, Higher Human Biology and Advanced Higher Biology workshop

4273π is distributed as a compressed file, including a 32 GB SD card image for the Raspberry Pi.

The current version is 4273π version 1.6, released in July 2020. This runs on Raspberry Pi, Raspberry Pi 2, Raspberry Pi Zero, Raspberry Pi 3 and Raspberry Pi 4 models. We are currently working on a release for Pi 400 and Pico models.

The 4273π project

We have wide interests in bioinformatics education, computational science, open educational resources, public engagement and democratization of science.

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