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Expressive Maps

Lombeyda, Santiago V. (2013) Expressive Maps. In: SIGGRAPH '13 ACM SIGGRAPH 2013 Art Gallery. ACM , New York, NY, pp. 396-397. ISBN 978-1-4503-2337-6.

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Expressive Maps is an artistic visualization of a complete mouse DNA sequence, taken from embryonic mouse muscle tissue, stretched out in a line. Each individual spiral represents a single chromosome (mice have 20, versus 23 in humans), and active sections perform calls across the corresponding chromosome addresses. It displays three stages of development: before specialization, 60 hours after specialization, and 60 hours post-specialization with an inhibitor present. Each stage has been printed on vellum, so one "map" can be placed on top of another to reveal differences.

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Additional Information:© 2013 Santiago V. Lombeyda. Data courtesy of: Barbara Wold Lab, California Institute of Technology. Original tools developed in collaboration with: Katherine Fisher-Aylor, Wold Lab, California Institute of Technology.
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Official Citation:Santiago V. Lombeyda. 2013. Expressive Maps. In ACM SIGGRAPH 2013 Art Gallery (SIGGRAPH '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 396-397. DOI=
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