DNA model

DNA model

G110/0821 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 63.6MB

Downloadable file size: 2.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: CORDELIA MOLLOY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: DNA. Conceptual model of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), the molecule that is the template for life. This model shows the two intertwining backbones of DNA as chains of phosphate groups (cyan) and sugars (black with white outline). The cross- linking bases are shown as horizontal rods, with the hydrogen bonds that bind them depicted as black spheres. DNA carries the instructions necessary for the growth and development of an organism. The sequences of the bases along the chains form recipes for proteins, the building blocks of living organisms. Sequences of DNA that code for specific proteins are known as genes.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: atomic, atoms, base, bases, biochemical, biochemistry, biological, biology, chemical, chemistry, deoxyribonucleic acid, dna, genetic engineering, genetics, gm, gmo, helical, helix, heredity, medicine, model, molecular, molecule, structural, structure, template

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.