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.MEG File Extension

File TypeMEGA Data File

DeveloperMEGA Team
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What is a MEG file?

Genetic data file used by MEGA, an application used for testing evolutionary hypotheses; saved in a plain text format and contains various kinds of genetic data and sequences, such as DNA codes or genetic distance data based on populations.

More Information

MEG files are used for performing genetic computations and for forming phylogenetic trees (.MTS files) for genetic relationship inferences.

NOTE: MEGA stands for Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis.

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Programs that open MEG files

Updated 9/22/2015

About MEG Files

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