The Genome Browser, Blat, and liftOver source are freely downloadable for academic,
noncommercial, and personal use. For information on commercial licensing, please see
the Genome Browser and Blat licensing requirements.
Genome Browser Mirror
The Genome Browser Mirror is available for installing a local copy of the Genome Browser
website onto your web server. We provide precompiled executable binaries for this purpose,
so you do not have to compile the whole source code.
Troubleshooting: For slow download speeds, try using
UDR (UDT Enabled Rsync),
which improves throughput of large data transfers over long distances
(64/32-bit also available).
Please review the userApps
for a summary of how to fetch selected directories from the kent source tree, or download
userApps.src.tgz, to install all kent utilities.
The utilities directory offers
downloads of pre-compiled standalone binaries:
The following can be downloaded from our
- Genome Browser Source Code
- Genome Browser in a Box (GBiB)
- LiftOver Program