• Question: what does DNA look like?

    Asked by away493tet to Courtney on 17 Nov 2023.
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      Courtney Povey answered on 17 Nov 2023:

      DNA is double stranded and the two strands twist around eachother and look like a ladder, referred to as a double helix. DNA is very small so it isn’t really possible to see if under a normal light microscope!
      If you go onto this page you can see a good diagram