Frequently Asked Questions


Ordering

Find more ordering information about:

  • Account creation
  • Ordering online
  • Shipping
  • Pricing and billing

Ordering Information

Technical Resources

Find answers to common scientific questions like:

  • Do you have full sequence for my plasmid?
  • My stab did not grow, help!
  • Can you help me find a plasmid?

Technical Resources

Depositing Plasmids

Learn about our deposit process and find answers to frequent questions like:

  • What are rewards points?
  • How do I make a deposit?
  • Which plasmids should I deposit?

Depositing Information

Plasmid Handling

You just received your plasmid or kit from Addgene - now what? Read on for more information about:

  • Short- and long-term storage
  • Plasmid verification
  • Plasmid purification

Plasmid Handling

Viral Service

Find information about Addgene's viral service and what to do once you’ve received your virus from us.

  • Storage
  • Titering
  • Viral production

Viral Service

Technology Transfer

Learn about our MTA process and how we protect IP:

  • How the MTA process works
  • Why MTAs are needed
  • Recipient Scientist Acknowledgement

Technology Transfer