silver staining - felted metal

Personal experiments driven by my interest in ancestry, the rise of DNA home test kits, and the use of silver to analyze laboratory data. Samples woven on an 8 harness floor loom with conductive Kyototex yarns and metal wire. Felted with merino roving.

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Image results of silver staining.

Image results of silver staining.


Further Research:

What Kind of Equipment Is Used to Analyze DNA?

Protein Quantification (Silver Stain)

Silver Impregnation

Shomu's Biology – Silver Staining

How It’s Made - Silver