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University of Arizona

Crystallized HincII Protein

Caption: This is a photograph of crystals of the DNA-snipping protein HincII taken under a microscope. The crystals are iridescent because they refract light. The longest crystal is about one millimeter.

Credit: Nancy C. Horton, the University of Arizona.

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