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STRait Razor v2s

STRait Razor v2s

A tool for short tandem repeat (STR) analysis. It also contains a database of about 2,500 unique sequences.


Biology, Gnetetics, Molecular genetics, Genetic variation, DNA polymorphism


  • Operation: Sequence analysis, Sequence feature detection, Genetic variation analysis
  • Software interface: Command-line interface
  • Language: C++
  • Operating system: LInux, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows
  • License: The MIT License
  • Cost: Free
  • Version name: v3, v2s (stable)
  • Credit: King JL, Wendt FR, Sun J, Budowle B.
  • Contact: -
  • Collection: -


Woerner AE, King JL, Budowle B. "Fast STR allele identification with STRait Razor 3.0." Forensic Sci Int Genet. 2017 Sep;30:18-23.
PMID: 28605651

King JL, Wendt FR, Sun J, Budowle B "STRait Razor v2s: Advancing sequence-based STR allele reporting and beyond to other marker systems." Forensic Sci Int Genet 2017
PMID: 28343097

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