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A web-based database for information on single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) in several different organisms.


Genetic variation; DNA polymorphism; Database management; Model organisms; Mapping


  • Operation: Query and retrieval; Genotyping; Mapping; Genetic variation analysis; SNP detection
  • Software interface: Database
  • Language: PHP;SQL;Perl
  • Operating system: Linux; Mac OS X; Microsoft Windows
  • License: Not stated
  • Cost: -
  • Version name: -
  • Credit: National Institute on Drug Abuse, American Cancer Society, National Institute on Mental Health, National Institutes of Health
  • Contact: Scott F. Saccone ssaccone _at_
  • Collection: -


Saccone SF, Quan J, Mehta G, Bolze R, Thomas P, Deelman E, Tischfield JA, Rice JP "New tools and methods for direct programmatic access to the dbSNP relational database." Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan;39(Database issue):D901-7. Epub 2010 Oct 30.
PMID: 21037260
PMCID: PMC3013662

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