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Lasergene by DNAstar

What is it? DNASTAR’s Lasergene software is a one-stop-shop for sequence analysis, enabling a wide variety of DNA and protein sequence analysis applications including next-gen sequence analysis (e.g. assembly, RNA-seq, resequencing/SNP), structural biology, and traditional sequence analysis for molecular biology applications (Similar programs include CLC Genomics Workbench and Geneious).

What can I use it for? Students, faculty, and staff can use Lasergene for university-related academic purposes. Use that benefits outside organizations requires the purchase of a commercial license.

Where can I run it? Lasergene is available at no additional charge to faculty, staff and students at UTK for installation on university-owned and personally-owned Windows and Mac computers. For instructions regarding how to install and utilize the UT network license, please visit the Center for Environmental Biotechnology website.

How can I learn it? DNAstar provides learning materials on their training page.

Where can I get support? Lasergene is supported by UT’s Center for Environmental Biotechnology.

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