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How Do I Place an Addgene Order Using a PO Number?

Posted by Various Addgenies on Feb 27, 2020 9:15:00 AM

By Natalie Mortenson and Laura O'Regan

Ordering jeans online from your favorite store is easy. Ordering genes on plasmids online is a little trickier -- but at Addgene, we try to make the process as smooth and simple as possible.

We are the Customer Support Specialists here at Addgene. If you’ve called our customer service line or sent an email to, you’ve likely talked to one of us! Today we’re discussing some of our most frequently asked questions related to the ordering process:

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Topics: Inside Addgene, Using Addgene's Website

Behind the scenes: Addgene’s new search engine and more

Posted by Daniela Bourges on Dec 12, 2019 9:22:00 AM

80,000+ reagents and 700+ educational resources — including blog posts, protocols, guides, and collections — is a lot of material to sift through. Fortunately, we’ve just made it easier for you to find what you need quickly. 

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Topics: Addgene News, Using Addgene's Website

Same Addgene, New Look - Why We Redesigned Our Homepage & Mascot

Posted by Jason Snair on Dec 5, 2019 8:49:00 AM

Did you see Blugene’s make-over and our new homepage? If you've visited Addgene’s homepage recently, you probably noticed some big changes to our site (if you haven’t, go check it out!). After months of strategizing, designing, developing, testing - and repeat - we’re proud and excited to finally share with you what we’ve been working on behind the scenes here at Addgene. 

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Topics: Addgene News, Using Addgene's Website

Introducing Addgene's New Search - Find Plasmids More Easily For Your Research!

Posted by Seth Kasowitz on Dec 3, 2019 6:38:00 AM

Finding the best plasmid for your research can be a daunting challenge. With over 80,000 deposited plasmids from around the world, it can be hard to find your favorite gene, promoter, serotype, or a myriad of other things. That’s why we’ve built a new and improved search engine to help make this task a faster, easier, and frustration-free experience. Along with the updated search, we’ve also revamped our homepage and mascot Blugene (check back on December 5 to learn more about this!).

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Topics: Addgene News, Using Addgene's Website

New Videos: Addgene Lab Tips

Posted by Eddy Page on Feb 15, 2018 9:41:16 AM

Addgene has distributed over 800,000 plasmids since 2004. In that time, our lab has gotten a lot experience in processes including automated vial filling, accurate tube-labeling, quick plate pouring, and much more. We didn’t want to keep the knowledge we’ve gained along the way to ourselves so we decided to share some of our tips in our new series: Addgene Lab Tips!

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Topics: Addgene News, Using Addgene's Website

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