Ever wondered what your favourite gene would sound like if it was a melody? Well here’s a website where you can find out.
Basically what it does is take the DNA sequence, convert it to amino acids, and assign each amino acid to a musical note (with some modifications to make it more musical, described here). There is also a complicated way of assigning rhythm.
Gene2music is the brainchild of Rie Takahashi, Jeffrey Miller, and Frank Pettit at UCLA.