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.GB File Extension

File Type 1GenBank Data File

DeveloperNCBI
Popularity
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Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryData Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

What is a GB file?

Scientific data format used to store DNA sequences and allow users to closely examine the genome information; often contains a single sequence but may contain multiple sequences.

More Information

To create a GB file using Genome Compiler, select "New Project" by clicking the document icon with the "+" symbol. Then, select "Export" by clicking the arrow symbol on the icon with two floppy disks. Finally, select "Export as GenBank", name the file, choose the save location, and click Save.

NOTE: The GenBank format was developed by the U.S. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). GenBank Sequence files commonly appear with the .GBK extension.

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Programs that open GB files
Windows
Heracle BioSoft DNA Baser
Genome Compiler
Mac
Genome Compiler
Web
Genome Compiler
Updated 2/2/2016

File Type 2Game Boy ROM File

DeveloperN/A
Popularity
4.3 (7 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryGame Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.GB File Association 2

Read-only memory (ROM) file containing Game Boy game data; contains an exact copy of the data from a Nintendo Game Boy cartridge; can be played on a Mac or PC using Game Boy emulation software.

Programs that open GB files
Windows
VisualBoyAdvance
Basic Boy
BGB
TGB Dual
KiGB
gnuboy
Mac
VisualBoyAdvance
Boycott Advance
Updated 5/15/2008

.GB Extension Information

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