MOLGENIS is open source and free to download, install and use. There are also hosting services if you don't want to install yourself.

You can freely copy and install MOLGENIS on your own machines (Licence: LGPLv3). See Releases for overview of versions. There are also organisations who can host MOLGENIS for you and provide data management support. And programmers can take MOLGENIS code and customize it. Each option is described below:

Hosting and support

At least two hosting organisations provide MOLGENIS hosting as a service. E.g. for 200 euro/month UMCG hosts 1 MOLGENIS servers and for 250 euro/month 3 MOLGENIS servers. This includes basic data management support with functional application management. In addition, hosting providers can deliver support on a tailor made basis. Please contact one of the support groups below for details and costs regarding tailored support.

Genomics Coordination Center
University Medical Center Groningen
Example service agreement: here
Acceptable Use policy: here

TraIT service desk, TraIT foundation
Lygature, Utrecht

Install on Linux

To install on Linux you need

Install using Docker (experimental)

For testing purposes we now use Docker. We have the ambition to also use it for production but then you need to configure data persistence. However feel free to use our docker as a starting point. Get Docker Images

For programmers

The complete source code of MOLGENIS is open source available at Github

You can find developer documentation as part of the Manual

We are always happy to hear about your experience with MOLGENIS and suggestions for improvement. Please, help us to improve MOLGENIS and send your feedback and ideas to our ‘product owner’: