Tinkercell is a computer-aided design (CAD) tool for synthetic biology.

According to New Scientist,

the package has a library of the components of life, from which users can pick different cells, membrane proteins, fluorescent proteins, enzymes and genes to create their organism. Tinkercell can then simulate the life form to see if it functions as expected.

Features include
:: Biological network design
:: Simulation and other numerical analyses
:: Modules and modular circuit design
:: Synthetic biology (use of biological parts)

And its Open Source! Check out the blog, wiki and code for more details…

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