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Download UGENE

Unipro UGENE is a free software. You can use and distribute it under the terms of GPLv2. To choose the package to download, see this link.

The latest Unipro UGENE stable version is 1.16.2 (May 22, 2015)

The next version is scheduled to be released in July, 2015

Windows

Packages for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and higher Windows versions

Installers:

Zip bundles:

  • Download 32-bit portable Standard or Full zip bundle
  • Download 64-bit portable Standard or Full zip bundle
  • Download 64-bit NGS portable zip bundle

Note that as the NGS package size is about 4 GB, it is highly recommended to download it using some download management software, for example uGet. Otherwise, if you download it via your web-browser, a short disconnection may cancel the process.

Linux

Universal binary packages:

Note that as the NGS package size is about 4 GB, it is highly recommended to download it using some download management software, for example Wget or uGet. Otherwise, if you download it via your web-browser, a short disconnection may cancel the process.

To use UGENE binary package unpack the archive and execute ./ugene -ui to launch UGENE GUI.

By default ugene script launches the command-line version of UGENE.

Installing UGENE on Ubuntu

Installing UGENE on Fedora

Mac OS X

Packages for Mac OS X 10.5 and higher:

  • Download 32-bit Standard or Full package (for Mac OS X 10.5 and higher)
  • Download 64-bit Standard or Full package (for Mac OS X 10.6 and higher)
  • Download 64-bit NGS package (for Mac OS X 10.6 and higher)

Note that as the NGS package size is about 4 GB, it is highly recommended to download it using some download management software, for example Folx. Otherwise, if you download it via your web-browser, a short disconnection may cancel the process.

Also, find below UGENE packages for old Mac OS X versions. Note, that they updated from time to time (not in each release).

  • PowerPC: the latest available version is 1.10.3 (download).
  • Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger (Intel): the latest available version is 1.10.3 (download).

    To use this version one should download and install Qt first.

Please contact us if you're interested in obtaining the latest version of one of these packages.

Source code

The source distribution can be used to build UGENE on any platform with Qt4.8 and QtWebkit.

Source distribution includes installer scripts for Windows (NSIS2),

Linux (Ubuntu and Fedora) and MacOS X.

The source code of UGENE is distributed under the terms of GPLv2.

Download the source tarball

Check version history to learn about changes in the current release and features of the next version.

Download UGENE Extension for Mozilla Firefox

Use this extension  to be able to open data (e.g. sequences) in UGENE from the Mozilla Firefox web browser. For details see this link.

Download Mozilla Firefox Extension

Download Snapshots

If you are interested in the newest features implemented in UGENE, you can download the latest UGENE development build from the snapshots page.

Download External Tools Package

The package contains third-party executables that can be used as external tools in UGENE.

To download the package, please follow this link.

Note: If you want to add new functionality into UGENE for public or private use feel free to contact us