Files with mrc file extension may be found as special molecular biology images produced by the Medical Research Council.

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

empty icon.mrc - MARC bibliographic data

empty icon.mrc - mIRC script

empty icon.mrc - Google Android data

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MRC file extension - Medical Research Council format

What is mrc file? How to open mrc files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The mrc file extension is also related to some kind of Medical Research Council format used by MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

This mrc file type is probably highly specialized image file format.

The default software associated to open mrc file:

Bio-Formats picture or screenshot

Bio-Formats  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
University of Dundee & Open Microscopy Environment

A software tool that allows users reading and writing image data using standardized, open formats.

Bio-Formats is a community driven project with a standardized application interface that supports open source analysis programs like ImageJ, CellProfiler and Icy, informatics solutions like OMERO and the JCB DataViewer, and commercial programs like Matlab.

Help how to open:

You should be able to open or import these files to dedicated molecular analysis programs.

How to convert:

Possibly can be exported to other bitmap images.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mrc 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 mrc file, edit mrc file, convert mrc file, view mrc file, play mrc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Software that import mrc file - Medical Research Council format

Programs supporting the exension mrc on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Bio-Formats for import mrc file action.


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