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Metagenomic Data Visualization, 2016

It was designed by Stamen Design and Eric Rodenbeck. It is dated 2016. Its medium is videos (2), data visualization.

These visualizations are produced by software designed for studying microbiomes through metagenomics, a method that identifies every organism in an environment at the time a sample is taken. DNA sequences of organisms found in an infant’s gut are displayed in different ways. A color-coded bar chart shows which genes are most expressive. A parallel coordinates graph facilitates comparisons of different taxonomic variables.

It is credited Courtesy Banfield Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley and Stamen Design.

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