How to read DNA?

How to read DNA?

Presentation for pupils at the Babraham Institute School Day

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Vladimir Kiselev

March 04, 2015
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  1. H O W T O R E A D D

    N A ?
  2. H E L A C E L L S (

    W H Y H E L A ? )
  3. H E L A C E L L S It

    is the oldest and most commonly used human cell line. It was derived from cervical cancer cells taken on February 8, 1951, from Henrietta Lacks, a patient who eventually died of her cancer on October 4, 1951.
  4. Let us assume you managed to extract the DNA from

    HELA cells D N A
  5. D N A S

  6. D N A I S V E RY L O

    N G
  7. D N A S O U P

  8. T H E N E W S PA P E

    R P R O B L E M
  9. T H E N E W S PA P E

    R P R O B L E M
  10. B A C K T O B I O L

    O G Y ? Bioinformatics Bioinformatics Biology Biology Biology
  11. O V E R L A P P I N

    G I S E A S Y (if the sequence is known)
  12. O V E R L A P P I N

    G I S H A R D (if the sequence is unknown) Find a path in the de Bruijn graph that visits every edge exactly once - Eulerian path
  13. W H AT I S T H E FA S

    T E S T M A M M A L ?
  14. S O , W H AT D I D J

    U N E 2 7 , 2 0 0 0 N Y T I M E S S AY ?
  15. S O , W H AT D I D J

    U N E 2 7 , 2 0 0 0 N Y T I M E S S AY ?
  16. T H A N K Y O U ! Presentation

    is based on materials from https://www.coursera.org/course/bioinformatics