Article page icon

Tools to View Seq Data

File Format for Sequencing Results

After sequencing your sample, we provide you with five file types. The table below displays the information contained within each file.

File Extension File Type Information and Compatible Software
AB1 Chromatogram File Data accessible via chromatogram viewers and analysis Software
SCF Chromatogram File Data accessible via chromatogram viewers and analysis Software
PDF Adobe Acrobat File Chromatogram snapshot formatted for viewing via Adobe Acrobat
PHRED Text File Quality scores and base call information accessible via word processor
SEQ Text File FASTA base call information accessible via word processor

Tools to View Results Data

There are several free software programs available from different providers for viewing trace or chromatogram files and for handling the file formats provided. We have listed a few of them here. Clik on the names of the software to be directed to a link providing information for downloading and installing the same.

Free Tools

 Download

Trace File Viewer

Advanced Features

OS

GeneStudio Pro

 

 

 Windows -icon

Chromaseq

 

 

 Windows -iconApple -iconLinux -icon

Chromas Lite

 

 

 Windows -icon

4Peaks

 

 

 Apple -icon

Sequence Scanner

 

 

 Windows -icon

UGENE

 

 Windows -iconApple -iconLinux -icon

SnapGene Viewer

 

 

 Windows -iconApple -iconLinux -icon

 

Paid Tools

Download Link

Handles Trace Files

Advanced Features

OS

Chromas Pro

 

 

 Windows -icon

CodonCode Aligner

 

 Windows -iconApple -icon

DNA Baser

 

 

 Windows -icon

Geneious

 

 

 Windows -iconApple -iconLinux -icon

SeqMan Pro

 

 

 Windows -iconApple -icon

Sequencher

 

 Windows -iconApple -icon

Vector NTI Express

 

 

 Windows -iconApple -icon

Tools for Specific Needs

Decompression Software
Download Link Windows Mac OS
WinZip  
StuffIt Expander  

Basic Chromatogram Viewer Software
Download Link Windows Mac OS
Chromas Lite  
Sequence Scanner  
4 Peaks  
Chromatogram Analysis Software
Download Link Windows Mac OS
BioEdit  
GEntle
Sequencher Demo


Fragment Analysis Software
Download Link Windows Mac OS
Peak Scanner

 

Overview of the Dashboard

The sequencing dashboard is a unique tool offered only by Eurofins Genomics that lets you view and track your sequencing information for kits, PrePaid Plates, and free barcodes. Visit your sequencing dashboard from the "Order Now" menu in the top toolbar or by clicking here.

 

Viewing Kits & Plates

Sidebar Controls