GenomeView is a next-generation stand-alone genome browser and editor initiated in the BEG group at VIB, then further developed at Broad Institute and currently maintained at TU Delft. It provides interactive visualization of sequences, annotation, multiple alignments, syntenic mappings, short read alignments and more. Many standard file formats are supported and new functionality can be added using a plugin system.

Getting started

Get started with a five minute quick-start guide that will get up and running in no time

Web start

Click the launch button to start GenomeView


Download the current release. You can also start GenomeView locally by using the web start button. That will guarantee you always have the latest version.


If you experience any issues, head over to the support section, we like to help you.

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