Last Updated on: 20th February 2017, 12:30 pm


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Origin: Puerto Rico
Category: Specialist
Desktop environment: KDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Knoppix
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 0.2.1 Beta | February 6, 2004

Bioknoppix – a Knoppix based live Linux distribution with open source applications targeted for the molecular biologist.

Bioknoppix includes tools for DNA and protein sequence analysis, namely DNA -> protein translation, binary and multiple sequence alignment, pattern search, 3D structure visualisation, and bioinformatics toolkits for perl and python (BioPerl and BioPhyton).

The live system is built on the top of Knoppix 3.3, based on the Linux kernel 2.4.22-xfs, and KDE 3.1.4.

The last version of Bioknoppix 0.2.1 was released in February 2004.
The developer of Bioknoppix is Carlos M Rodriguez from the University of Puerto Rico.


Bioknoppix 0.2.1 Beta i386 704MB.iso
md5sum: 1f98ff08bc4632e5248489964afda73a


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