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How to open .AB1 file extension?

File Type : ABIF Applied Biosystems Inc. Format (Applied Biosystems)
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What is .AB1 file extension?

.AB1 file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
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.
You can see a list of software programs here on that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open .AB1 files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • Applied Biosystems Sequencing Analysis Software
  • BioEdit
  • CubicDesign DNA Baser
  • Genome Compiler
  • Geospiza FinchTV
  • GSL Biotech SnapGene
  • Technelysium Chromas Lite or ChromasPro
Apple Mac OS X:
  • Applied Biosystems EditView or 3100 Conversion Utility
  • Genome Compiler
  • Geospiza FinchTV
  • GSL Biotech SnapGene