Benchling Alternatives

    Benchling is described as 'Online lab notebook software, including DNA design tools' and is an website in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Benchling, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux and SaaS. The best alternative is Findings, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Benchling are DNADynamo (Paid), PDRAW32 (Freemium), SnapGene Viewer (Free Personal) and Snthesis (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 21, 2021

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      Findings is your lab notebook, reinvented. With Findings, you can easily keep track of your experiments and your research: your lab notebook is always with you and always up to date, be it on the field, at the bench, or at a conference.

      Discontinued

      The program seems no longer updated. Last update, version 2.1 Build 5648.9acf5aba, released in September 2018, can be still bought from the official website. Patch notes: http://downloads.findingsapp.com/release-notes-5648.html

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      DNADynamo - for Windows, OSX and Linux. Download it now for abi/scf trace alignments, sub cloning and plasmid management, blast/sequence retrieval, sequence annotation and structure viewing - all in one integrated and easy to use bioinformatics program.
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      Scientific software for the molecular biologist. Performs virtual DNA cloning, analyses DNA for restriction enzymes, homing enzymes and primer sites, dam and dcm methylation sites, finds and translates open reading frames. Calculates annealing temperatures for PCR.
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      SnapGene Viewer is revolutionary software that allows molecular biologists to create, browse, and share richly annotated DNA sequence files up to 1 Gb in length.
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      You can view more than a few hundred base pairs at a time
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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    1. Provides data aggregation, analysis, and information synthesis tools to empower scientific research and the business operations necessary to support that research.
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      Two software applications are available from Technelysium: Chromas and ChromasPro.
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    2. Geneious combines all the major DNA and protein sequence analysis tools into one revolutionary software solution!
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    3. Complete bioinformatics toolkit for a wide range of genomics analysis needs, including transcriptomics, variant calling, epigenomics, metagenomics, comparative genomics and many more.
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      Labstep is a secure research environment that combines electronic notebook, inventory, applications and data. The unified solution is ideal for team workflows, IP protection and compliance.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      Serial Cloner is a Molecular Biology software. It provides tools with an intuitive interface that assists you in DNA cloning, sequence analysis and visualization.

      Discontinued

      Last version, 2.6.1, was released on April 3rd, 2013.

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