Human genome research: computer DNA sequencing

Human genome research: computer DNA sequencing

G210/0378 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 20.8MB

Downloadable file size: 1.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator

This image is part of the feature Genethon


Caption: Human genome research: computer analysis of DNA sequencing autoradiograms, used to decode the base sequence, or chemical blueprint, of lengths of DNA. The two strands of nucleotides which form DNA are joined by base pairing; adenine (A) always pairs with thymine (T), guanine (G) with cytosine (C). Hence the progression of its bases defines a section of DNA. Decoding a sequence is done by electrophoresis through an agarose gel, where fragments of radioactively-tagged DNA separate according to size. The banding pattern is revealed under ultraviolet light. A permanent copy obtained by blotting with radiographic film, serves as input for the computer analysis.

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

Keywords: biochemistry, biotechnology, computer, dna, dna research, dna sequencing autoradiography, double helix, electrophoresis gel, gel electrophoresis, gene therapy, gene therapy res'rch, gene therapy research, genethon, genetic, genetics, inherited disease, research, sequencing

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