LEWIS HOUGHTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY LEWIS HOUGHTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Handling a DNA sample. Researcher holding a vial containing a sample having its DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) content analysed. This analysis is being carried out in a bioinformatics laboratory. Bioinformatics uses computers and mathematical statistics to analyze and interpret biological data. DNA is the genetic material that controls the growth and development of living organisms. Photographed at Ingenza, an industrial biotechnology company founded in 2002 and based at the Roslin BioCentre, Edinburgh, Scotland.
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