VARD 2 is free to use for academic research. Currently all released versions can be considered beta, no guarantees are made about the tool's stability or accuracy.
The tool has been released in order to gain user evaluation data, it would be greatly appreciated if you could provide feedback on your experience using the software. Also training data for the tool is very valuable, if you use the tool interactively to train the software please send the program's log files so future versions of the software can be more accurate.
In order to use VARD 2 you are asked to complete the form below, you will then be emailed with further details. Please use an academic email address.
Variant Detector (VARD) 2 by Alistair Baron is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License.