How nucleic acid memory could be used to store data in DNA

Can DNA be used to store data?


Gurtej Sandhu, a senior fellow and director at memory chip maker Micron Technology, is exploring whether DNA can be a storage medium. You read that right. Sandhu believes that DNA storage, or Nucleic Acid Memory (NAM, as he calls it) could be fast and long-lasting. This is something out of science fiction. Or maybe it’s so wacky that science…Read More