Kew Scientists use the MinION to Sequence DNA on a Welsh Mountainside (image) Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Share Print E-Mail Caption The field identification of two different white flowers Arabidopsis thaliana and Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. petraea was achieved by sequencing random parts of the plants' genomes and comparing their new data to a database of reference genome sequences. Credit Alex Papadopolous Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.