Files with ab1 suffix can be often found as DNA sequencing data files from software by Technelysium, such as Chromas Pro or Chromas Lite.

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AB1 file extension - ABIF file format

What is ab1 file? How to open ab1 files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

File extension abif is mainly related to a special binary format for storing DNA sequence data in programs developed by Technelysium Pty Ltd. Highly specialized format, used for DNA sequencing.

Help how to open AB1 files:

Several DNA sequencing programs, such as Chromas should be able to read data from ABIF format.

How to convert file with extension AB1:

A conversion to other DNA sequencing files is possible, but you will need a highly specialized software for that.

Find conversions from ab1 file:

ab1 to fasta

Find converter to ab1 file type:

fasta to ab1

seq to ab1

File identification strings:

HEX code: 41 42 49 46 00 65 74 64 69 72
ASCII code: ABIF.etdir

Related links:

ABIF File Format

Applied Biosystems

List of software applications associated to the .ab1 file extension

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Software that open ab1 file - ABIF file format

Click on the link to get more information about ChromasPro for open ab1 file action.

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