SnapGene molecular biology software allows you to easily plan and simulate your DNA manipulations, visualize ORFs, reading frames, and primer binding sites, automatically record steps in a cloning project, and share annotated sequence files with other researchers.

SnapGene is available to the Washington University community in the annual license packages listed below (Mac or PC).

  • 1-pack = $147.50 (per year)
  • 2-pack = $247.50 (per year)
  • 3-pack = $322.50 (per year)
  • 4-pack = $397.50 (per year)
  • 5-pack = $447.50 (per year)
  • 6-pack = $497.50 (per year)
  • 7-pack = $547.50 (per year)
  • 8-pack = $597.50 (per year)
  • 9-pack = $647.50 (per year)
  • 10-pack = $697.50 (per year)
  • any additional license thereafter is $42.50 (per year)

The SnapGene license year runs from November to November, with license costs prorated for users that sign up in the middle of the license year.

SnapGene Resources


Becker Library Contact

If you have any questions about SnapGene, please contact Marcy Vana at or 314-362-2796.