i-motif DNA structure, illustration

i-motif DNA structure, illustration

F021/8348 Royalty Free

Request un-watermarked file

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: i-motif DNA structure (bottom right), computer illustration. The intercalated motif (i-motif) structure is a four stranded knot of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) that forms in cytosine-rich regions of a DNA molecule. Cytosine is one of the four nucleotide bases of DNA. When forming a double helix, cytosine bonds only with guanine. However, in i-motif structures two cytosine bases bond to each other. These structures were first seen in human cells in 2018, when an antibody (y-shaped molecule) was found that recognises them. i-motif structures are thought to have a regulatory role in the genome.

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

Keywords: 3 dimensional, 3d, antibody, artwork, biochemical, biochemistry, biological, biology, cytosine, deoxyribonucleic acid, digitally generated, dna, dna strand, double helix, double stranded, genetic, genetics, healthcare and medicine, helical, i motif, i-motif, illustration, intercalated motif, molecular, molecule, no-one, nobody, quadruplex, regulatory, structure, three dimensional

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