From the site:"The human WIG-1 gene is involved in the p53 dependent growth regulatory pathway. "The activity of the p53 tumor-suppressor protein has a key role in controlling both cancer and aging; underactivity encourages the growth of cancer, and overactivity can accelerate the aging process." (Lane, D. Curing cancer with p53. New England Journal of Medicine 2004; 350; 26: 2711-2.) Part of the WIG-1 gene's DNA sequence is encoded in the triangle blocks, which are then quilted to show the molecular structure of DNA. The border quilting includes explanatory text and a double helix design. Photo by Susan Byrne"
You know your mind is a little blown. This is the key:
And a PhD student's quilt:
Rachel, here. Beautiful work.
I'm impressed, but not inspired. My quilt plans go more something like this:
I can't even remember where I found it or who it belonged too, but its been in my folder-for-inspiration for a wee while. Now I just need some of that 'time' shiz. And some subtle science elements snuck in for fun.