.GB File Extension
File Type 1Game Boy ROM File
What is a GB file?
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
File Type 2GenBank Data File
.GB File Association 2
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.
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.
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.