Huge Amounts Of Data Can Be Stored In DNA

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Scientists have used DNA to store an mp3, a jpeg photo, a pdf file - and every one of William Shakespeare's sonnets.Just as a computer stores digital files as a unique code of 'ones' and 'zeros', scientists wrote information into a strand of synthetic DNA made from a sequence of four chemical 'letters'.They say data can be written so efficiently that every film and TV programme ever made could be stored in HD quality in just one cupful of DNA. More Here: Facebook: ADG on Twitter:

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