Genetic Portraits of Infamous Viruses
The genomes for several viruses were transcoded directly into 6-bit RGB pixel values and rendered as the images above. Viruses featured include Ebola, Measles, Polio, Human Coronavirus (common cold and SARS), and Smallpox.
PS - I’m currently experimenting with weaving these images into blankets!
Genome Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore