Soliciting Comments on Sequence Analysis Software
tomlinson at pplros.demon.co.uk
Thu Nov 10 06:26:12 EST 1994
In article <mic-0411941747420001 at mac125.physio.nwu.edu> Mic Chaudoir,
mic at nwu.edu writes:
>> 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.
>Lasergene by DNAstar is far and away the best, IMHO. I recently did a
>comparo in our lab, with mac versions of GeneWorks, Hitachi's software,
>and Lasergene. Lasergene won hands down, and I highly reccomend it.
>Unfortunately, it is pricey. For more info, call 608-258-7420
Yep, I vote for Lasergene too, but I haven't tried the primer
designing bit - we use Oligo 4.0 for that. We also
get the Genembl database on CD, but I don't know how much
it costs (just a humble RA etc)
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