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CLC Main Workbench Alternatives

CLC Main Workbench is described as 'QIAGEN CLC Main Workbench is ideal for DNA, RNA, & protein sequence data analysis with a wide variety of features, no advanced computer skills required! The workbench is available for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux platforms' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CLC Main Workbench for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is DNADynamo. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Rasmol or Chromas. Other great apps like CLC Main Workbench are Benchling, CLC Genomics Workbench, SnapGene Viewer and Clustal X.

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  1. DNADynamo icon

    DNADynamo

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    27 alternatives to DNADynamo 

    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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    Rasmol

    • FreeOpen Source
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    12 alternatives to Rasmol 

    RasMol is a computer program written for molecular graphics visualization intended and used primarily for the depiction and exploration of biological macromolecule structures, such as those found in the Protein Data Bank.

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    Benchling

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    26 alternatives to Benchling 

    Online lab notebook software, including DNA design tools.

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    1.  Automatic AlignmentBenchling lets you position and snapping objects in relation to each other magnetically through gridlines and anchor points.
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  4. CLC Genomics Workbench icon

    CLC Genomics Workbench

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    24 alternatives to CLC Genomics Workbench 

    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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    JonathanJacobs

    Includes all the features of Main Workbench, plus everything needed for NGS analysis as well.

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    SnapGene Viewer

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
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    31 alternatives to SnapGene Viewer 

    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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    Chromas

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    27 alternatives to Chromas 

    Two software applications are available from Technelysium: Chromas and ChromasPro.

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    Clustal X

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
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    7 alternatives to Clustal X 

    Multiple sequence alignment software.

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    GeneDoc

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    5 alternatives to GeneDoc 

    A full featured multiple sequence alignment editor, analyser and shading utility for Windows.

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    PDRAW32

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
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    23 alternatives to PDRAW32 

    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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    BioEdit

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    28 alternatives to BioEdit 

    BioEdit is a biological sequence alignment editor written for Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP/7. An intuitive multiple document interface with convenient features makes alignment and manipulation of sequences relatively easy on your desktop computer.

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer maintained. Last version, 7.2.5, released in December 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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