A gbk file extension is related to the GenBank genetic sequence database file format developed by National Center for Biotechnology Information.

There are 3 other file types using
the GBK file extension!

empty icon.gbk - Delphi runimage iblocal examples data

empty icon.gbk - InterBase database backup

empty icon.gbk - Wiley eGrade gradebook

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GBK file extension - GenBank genetic sequence database

What is gbk file? How to open gbk files?

File type specification:

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The gbk file extension is associated with the GenBank, a NIH genetic sequence database, an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences created by National Center for Biotechnology Information.

The gbk file stores database of DNA sequences.

GenBank is free and available on-line.

The default software associated to open gbk file:

MultiFASTA Builder picture or screenshot

MultiFASTA Builder  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Heracle BioSoft SRL

MultiFasta Builder is a one-click file converter the merges the specified sample files (ABI, SCF, FASTA, multiFASTA, GBK, multiGBK, SEQ, TXT) in a single multiFasta file.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.gbk files.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .gbk file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open gbk file, edit gbk file, convert gbk file, view gbk file, play gbk file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Software that import gbk file - GenBank genetic sequence database

Programs supporting the exension gbk on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for import gbk file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with gbk file by default:
MultiFASTA Builder
Other suggested software:
GenBank to FASTA converter

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