Genomic data is rather beautiful in that the stirrings and mysteries of life can be glimpsed within it. I’ve been dabbling in making functional genomic art — mostly with spiral representations of bacterial DNA. Here’s a rendering of Borrelia burgdorferi plasmid cp26. We’re studying Borrelia in the lab. My first experiments (here and here) are [...]
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