DNA Imaged With Electron Microscope for the First Time, University of Genoa Study  
11/28/2012 7:05:29 AM

It's the most famous corkscrew in history. Now an electron microscope has captured the famous Watson-Crick double helix in all its glory, by imaging threads of DNA resting on a silicon bed of nails. The technique will let researchers see how proteins, RNA and other biomolecules interact with DNA.