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Geospiza's FinchTV is the popular way to view DNA sequence traces on Linux, Mac OSX, Windows, and Solaris. FinchTV started as the only chromatogram viewer that can display an entire trace in a scalable multipane view. It continues to lead with raw data views, regular expression searching, and multi-platform support.
  • Reads chromatogram files in the most popular chromat formats.
  • Displays quality values above the trace (when available).
  • Allows display of the chromatogram trace as a single pane or in a wrapped view.
  • Allows the user to view the DNA sequence and additional chromatogram details when

What's New

Version 1.4:
  • Print your trace with custom scale settings.
  • View and edit chromatogram files stored in Geospiza's Finch Suite database, along with quality trimming and vector masked regions.
  • Save edits back to the Finch Suite.
  • Interface updates for OS X 10.4 (Tiger).
  • Bug fixes.
  • Performance improvements.


Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later

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FinchTV User Discussion

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Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 12,691
Version Downloads 11,197
License Free
Date 17 Jan 2006
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price Free
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