Friday, April 06, 2012

The illustrated Friends: Your chromosomes

"I'm a friend of your chromosomes" insists Adam. It's a little hard to imagine how that friendship could occur without - at the very least - a spot of alarming behaviour.

On the other hand, it's possible that your chromosomes are off somewhere, making music. UCLA has been diligently trying to turn DNA sequences into music; Nomunak has gone one better and, er, actually created videos to go with the songs.

This is Collagen Recognition by Integrin for Signal Transduction:

[Part of the Illustrated Friends]