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.AB1 File Extension

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File TypeDNA Electropherogram File

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CategoryData Files


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Raw DNA data taken from a scientific instrument and output from Applied Biosystems' Sequencing Analysis Software; contains an electropherogram and the DNA base sequence, which can be viewed using a DNA viewer program.

Program(s) that open .AB1 files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
GSL Biotech SnapGene
Applied Biosystems Sequencing Analysis Software
Geospiza FinchTV
Technelysium Chromas
CubicDesign DNA Baser
Genome Compiler
Mac OS X LogoMac
GSL Biotech SnapGene
Applied Biosystems EditView or 3100 Conversion Utility
Geospiza FinchTV
Genome Compiler
Updated 9/22/2015