January 18, 2018 - 1:21pm -- bajkowskija
In this computer model, a cross-section of a condensed chromosome shows large loops of DNA (rainbow colors) bundled into smaller loops and held together by rings of condensin protein (center, dark blue and red). Credit: Images made by Anton Goloborodko and Johan Gibcus, with input from Kumiko Samejima, Bill Earnshaw, Leonid Mirny and Job Dekker.