.GB File Extension

.GB File Extension

2 file types use the .gb file extension.
File Type 1

Game Boy ROM File

Developer N/A
Popularity
4.2  |  34 Votes
Category Game Files
Format N/A

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.

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Programs that open GB files

Windows
Basic Boy
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Mac
Boycott Advance
Updated May 15, 2008
File Type 2

GenBank Data File

Developer NCBI
Popularity
3.8  |  13 Votes
Category Data Files
Format Text

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.

Programs that open GB files

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Updated February 2, 2016

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