Designed by Scientists for Scientists

  • Gateway® cloning
  • Versatile file conversion
  • Primer-directed mutagenesis
  • Comprehensive "Undo" capability
  • Customized automatic annotation
  • Clear methylation indicators
  • Alignment with other sequences
  • Overlap extension PCR
  • Realistic agarose gels
  • History overview
  • Import of features and primers
  • Customized enzyme sets
  • Restriction site overview
  • Sequence trace viewer
  • Embedded ancestor sequences

Accelerating research at leading institutions and companies around the globe…

For Academics

For Industry


As a service to the research community, we provide a library of carefully annotated plasmids, along with guides to popular cloning methods.


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SnapGene offers the fastest and easiest way to plan, visualize, and document your molecular biology procedures.

Priced accessibly so that everyone in your lab can have a license.

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SnapGene Viewer


SnapGene Viewer is a versatile tool for creating and sharing richly annotated sequence files. It opens many common file formats.

Free! Because there should be no barriers to seeing your data.

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