FCS file extension - Flow cytometry standard format
What is fcs file? How to open fcs files?
File type specification:
The fcs file extension is related to a special format used in Flow cytometry.
Flow cytometry is a technique for counting, examining, and sorting microscopic particles suspended in a stream of fluid. It allows simultaneous multiparametric analysis of the physical and/or chemical characteristics of single cells flowing through an optical and/or electronic detection apparatus.