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Create a Protein Sequence

How do I create a protein sequence in SnapGene?

Open the New Protein Window

Click File → New Protein File.

Type or Paste a Protein Sequence

Type in the field provided to manually enter a sequence, paste a raw sequence (amino acids + stop codons only), or paste the text of a formatted sequence (Fasta, GenPept/UniProt or GCG format).

Enter a name for the new sequence, then click OK.

A new unsaved protein sequence will be created.

Save the New Sequence

Click File → Save to save the new sequence to an appropriate location on your computer.