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Install plex

Plex is a Python package developed by LabDAO that enables you to seamlessly run computational biology tools. PLEX manages all dependencies and installations and requests compute-time from the LabDAO network, ensuring an effortless experience.


Time needed:

  • < 1 minute


  • Python 3.8 or higher
  • pip


To install plex, run the following command:

pip install PlexLabExchange

If using a Jupyter notebook or Google Colab, you should prefix the command with an exclamation mark:

!pip install PlexLabExchange

Congratulations. Welcome to DeSci.


After installation, try one of our tutorials in a Google Colab notebook