Free DNASTAR Lasergene Alternatives

    The best free alternative to DNASTAR Lasergene is Benchling. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Chromas or UGENE. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to DNASTAR Lasergene and 17 is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to DNASTAR Lasergene are SnapGene Viewer (Free Personal), BioEdit (Free), PDRAW32 (Freemium) and Serial Cloner (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 22, 2021

    1. Online lab notebook software, including DNA design tools.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Two software applications are available from Technelysium: Chromas and ChromasPro.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      UGENE is free open-source cross-platform bioinformatics software.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • 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.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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.

      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      The program is no longer maintained.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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • 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.

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    2. Software for viewing, editing and analyzing plasmid sequences.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Integrated biological databases and bioinformatics tools.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      VectorFriends combines various types of cloning simulations, sequence analysis and data management into one application. It's free for academic researchers.
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