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Rasmol is described as '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' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Rasmol for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and Wine. The best alternative is Avogadro, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Rasmol are Calistry.org, UCSF Chimera, Jmol and VMD - Visual Molecular Dynamics.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

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  1. Avogadro icon

    Avogadro

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Avogadro is an advanced molecule editor and visualizer designed for cross-platform use in computational chemistry, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, materials science, and related areas.

    A simple molecule in a small Avogadro window.
  2. Calistry.org icon

    Calistry.org

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android

    Calistry is an online Chemistry Calculator. Till date Calistry contains 70+ calculators in the field of Chemistry. Everything in the website is entirely free to use.

    Calistry.org


  3. UCSF Chimera icon

    UCSF Chimera

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    UCSF Chimera is a highly extensible program for interactive visualization and analysis of molecular structures and related data

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    Jmol

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Jmol is a free, open source molecule viewer for students, educators, and researchers in chemistry and biochemistry. It is cross-platform, running on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux/Unix systems.

    Acetic acid using CPK colors and spacefilled atoms.
  5. VMD - Visual Molecular Dynamics icon

    VMD - Visual Molecular Dynamics

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    VMD is a molecular visualization program for displaying, animating, and analyzing large biomolecular systems using 3-D graphics and built-in scripting.

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  6. UGENE icon

    UGENE

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    UGENE is free open-source cross-platform bioinformatics software.

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  7. QuteMol icon

    QuteMol

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    QuteMol is an open source (GPL), interactive, high quality molecular visualization system. QuteMol exploits the current GPU capabilites through OpenGL shaders to offers an array of innovative visual effects.

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  8. pymol

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    PyMOL is a powerful and comprehensive molecular visualization product for rendering and animating 3D molecular structures.

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  9. RasTop icon

    RasTop

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Wine

    RasTop is a molecular visualization software adapted from the program RasMol, which was initially developed by Roger Sayle. RasTop is particularly adapted for educational purposes and for the rapid analysis of macromolecules at the bench.

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  10. VESTA icon

    VESTA

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    VESTA is a 3D visualization program for structural models, volumetric data such as electron/nuclear densities, and crystal morphologies.

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