Arabidopsis thaliana DNA Sequenced in the Wild with New Tech (image) Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Share Print E-Mail Caption The white flowering Arabidopsis thaliana was successfully DNA sequenced by Kew Scientists during their ground breaking research into field plant identification using hand held technology, the MinION. This was then compared to a similar plant, the Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. petraea. 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.