Free BioEdit Alternatives for Linux

    BioEdit is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small UGENE iconUGENE, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to BioEdit and 13 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to BioEdit are Small DNADynamo iconDNADynamo (Paid), Small SnapGene Viewer iconSnapGene Viewer (Free Personal), Small Clustal X iconClustal X (Free) and Small Ridom TraceEdi iconRidom TraceEdi (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 18, 2021

    • UGENE is free open-source cross-platform bioinformatics software.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • 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.
      • Free Personal
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • Multiple sequence alignment software.
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      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Ridom TraceEdit is a cross-platform graphical DNA trace viewer and editor. TraceEdit displays the chromatogram files from Applied Biosystems automated sequencers and files in the Staden SCF format.
      • Free
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • 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.

      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • A simple file based genbank/fasta file viewer and editor. Works with mac/windows/linux.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Boxshade is a program for creating good-looking printouts from alignments of multiple protein or DNA sequences.
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      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
    • Scientific software for the molecular biologist.
      • Freemium
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux