Genomics: Infographics

Learn more about the most common terms used within the field of genomics.

What is a genome?

A genome is an organism’s complete set of DNA, including all of its genes. Thus Genomics is the study of the entire genome of an organism and the application of this information.

What is DNA sequencing?

DNA sequencing is the process of determining the order of nucleotides in DNA. This provides advance knowledge for  the purposes of  diagnosis  and treatment of diseases.

What is DNA?

DNA is the hereditary material in an organism which carries all genetic information. It also contains the instructions which makes each one of us unique.