Chromas Alternatives for Mac

    Chromas is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is DNADynamo. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try UGENE or Serial Cloner. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Chromas and 15 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Chromas are SnapGene Viewer (Free Personal), Geneious (Paid), CLC Genomics Workbench (Paid) and ApE - A plasmid Editor (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 18, 2021

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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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      UGENE is free open-source cross-platform bioinformatics software.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
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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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    1. Geneious combines all the major DNA and protein sequence analysis tools into one revolutionary software solution!
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      StephanF Geneious can more than just display sequencing chromatograms.
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    2. 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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      Serial Cloner is a Molecular Biology software. It provides tools with an intuitive interface that assists you in DNA cloning, sequence analysis and visualization.

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

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    3. Software for viewing, editing and analyzing plasmid sequences.
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    4. 4Peaks - For Peaks, Four Peaks. The award winning 4Peaks helps molecular biologists to visualize and edit their DNA sequence trace files. Analyzing your sequence has never been so much fun!
      • FreemiumProprietary
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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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    5. 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.
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