Soliciting Comments on Sequence Analysis Software

John Ngsee ngsee at
Fri Nov 4 14:53:57 EST 1994

In article <3994qu$ao9 at>, jddecker at
(Jim Decker) wrote:

> I am soliciting comments on sequence analysis software that is personal
> computer based.  We are currently using GCG on the vax and find it
> quite cumbersome and overall difficult to use.  I have sent away for a
> thirty day trial of the Intelligenetics PC/Gene.  I can use either a
> MAC or Dos-Windows format.
> Thanks for your help.

I am satisfied with MacVector from IBI. It's easy to use and comes with a
sequence assembly program. You can also subscribe to protein/nucleic acid
database called Entrez on CD-ROM from NCBI (cost about $80-100 per year
with 6 upgrades per year).
John Ngsee
Loeb Research Institute
Ottawa Civic Hospital
1053 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON, Canada K2G 5X1
email: ngsee at

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