A gct file extension is related to the GenePattern expression data file format used to store DNA sequences and other related data.

There is one other file type using
the GCT file extension!

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GCT file extension - GenePattern expression data

What is gct file? How to open gct files?

File type specification:

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The gct file extension is associated with the GenePattern, a suite used to genomic analyzing. GenePattern expression data file contains matrix of expression values where each row represents a gene, each column represents a sample, and each cell contains the expression value for a gene in a sample.

The GenePattern expression data file is stored in a simple tab-delimited text file format and it is viewable in simple text editors, or spreadsheet editors.

Updated: April 19, 2024

The default software associated to open gct file:

GenePattern picture or screenshot

Broad Institute logoGenePattern  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Broad Institute

GenePattern is a set of more than 125 tools used to genomic analysis, proteomics, SNP analysis and data processing tasks.

Help how to open:

Use GenePattern to open expression data files.

GenePattern expression data file is stored in stored in a simple tab-delimited text file format that is viewable in text editors (Notepad, Notepad++), or spreadsheet editors (Excel, Calc).

How to convert:

Use GenePattern or DNA Baser to transform *.gct files to other file formats.

Find conversions from gct file:

gct to txt

gct to xls

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Find converter to gct file type:

txt to gct

List of software applications associated to the .gct file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open gct file, edit gct file, convert gct file, view gct file, play gct file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting gct files.

Software that open gct file - GenePattern expression data

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with gct file by default:
Other suggested software:
DNA Baser Sequence Aligner

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