Friday, December 7, 2012

Candidatus Carsonella ruddii DNA

This is a full map of DNA of Candidatus Carsonella ruddii bacteria. The smallest DNA that scientists had found. There are 159662 nucleobases within it at all. 160 Kbyte of data =)
I downloaded DNA sequence from
Afterwards I converted it into image. Nucleobases are standardly colored by four colors. 1 pixel for each nucleobase.
So now it is possible to see complete and full DNA at once. I think this is awesome =)

And here is bacteria itself (from

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