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How to open .FA file extension?

File Type : FASTA Format DNA and Protein Sequence Alignment
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .FA file extension?

.FA file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Contains either nucleic acid sequence (such as DNA) or protein sequence information; formatted using the .FASTA format, which can store multiple sequences in a single file; may be analyzed with various DNA sequencing software programs.
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 .FA files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • GSL Biotech SnapGene
  • CubicDesign DNA Baser
  • Geospiza FinchTV
  • GeneStudio SeqVerter
  • Genome Compiler
  • EMBOSS abiview
Apple Mac OS X:
  • GSL Biotech SnapGene
  • 4Peaks
  • Geospiza FinchTV
  • Genome Compiler