It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.


See all the clues for any answer word, or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay

307 results for DNA

189 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for DNA.

Sat Dec 28, 201951DBody builder?Robyn Weintraub
Fri Sep 20, 20196DPassed-down codeLuke Vaughn
Tue Aug 13, 201940AKind of testing done at Ancestry.comLynn Lempel
Wed Jul 17, 201955DMolecule with A, C, T and GAdam Nicolle
Sun Jun 23, 201987AIt's replicated during mitosisDavid Liben-Nowell and Victor Barocas
Thu Jun 6, 201965ASubject of the 1962 Nobel Prize in MedicineFred Piscop
Tue May 21, 201922DMaterial in a cell's nucleusEvan Kalish
Sun Mar 24, 201920DForensic material (2)Trenton Charlson
Mon Feb 18, 201961DCrime lab materialLeslie Rogers and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Dec 16, 201888DWith 93-Down, half of a double helixSam Ezersky
Sun Dec 9, 2018119DBit of forensic dataRoss Trudeau
Tue Jul 24, 201866DSubject of this puzzleJonathan M. Kaye
Tue Mar 13, 201827DDouble-helix moleculeCarl Worth
Sat Mar 10, 201832AModern test subjectRyan McCarty
Fri Mar 9, 201858DHelicases split itNeville Fogarty and Doug Peterson
Sun Feb 4, 2018119DWhat makes you you? (2)David Levinson Wilk
Fri Jan 26, 201819A___ sampleCaleb Madison
Mon Oct 2, 201749AStrands in a cell? (3)Trenton Charlson
Wed Sep 27, 201754AEvidence in paternity suits (2)Jacob Stulberg
Mon Sep 18, 201724ACrucial biological moleculeTom McCoy
Mon Jun 26, 201719AEvidence for determining paternityBrian Greer
Mon Jun 5, 201763DPaternity identifier (3)Paul Coulter
Sun Feb 5, 201725AGeneticist's studySam Trabucco
Wed Dec 14, 201645AHelical stuffAlan DeLoriea
Mon Nov 7, 201636AGenetic code carrierBruce Haight
Tue Oct 18, 201658DSubject for Watson and CrickMary Lou Guizzo
Thu Sep 29, 201640APart of a modern police databaseJonathan M. Kaye
Thu Sep 1, 201638DForensic material (2)Ben Tausig
Wed Jun 29, 201659DModern aid in anthropologyJohn Lampkin
Sun Jun 5, 201656AMaterial in mitochondriaTom McCoy
Sun May 22, 201689ALittle, twisted part of us all?Victor Barocas and Andy Kravis
Sat May 21, 201640AIt has base pairsJason Flinn
Wed Feb 10, 201660D"CSI" evidenceJohn Guzzetta
Sun Jan 31, 2016115DStrands in a labYaakov Bendavid
Fri Oct 23, 201532AScientific discovery of 1869Evan Birnholz
Sun Aug 9, 20157DPart of a forensic databaseMelanie Miller
Sun Jul 5, 201572ABio subjectElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jul 2, 201532DCode materialTimothy Polin
Thu Jun 11, 201527DCold case solver, maybeLewis E. Rothlein
Mon May 18, 201565DGenetic stuff (7)Gene Newman
Thu Jan 15, 201541DCode used in many court casesHerre Schouwerwou
Tue Jan 6, 201562DMolecule hidden in 4-, 11-, 23-, 25- and 29-DownJoel Fagliano
Sun Dec 14, 201416A___ testJim Peredo
Thu Nov 13, 201442ASomething that might be left at the scene of a crimeTracy Gray
Wed Nov 5, 201461D"CSI" test subjectGareth Bain
Mon Nov 3, 201448AGenetic info carrierJanet R. Bender
Wed Oct 1, 201442ACrime lab sampleElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Aug 12, 201423D___ lab (4)Robyn Weintraub
Thu Jun 12, 201429DIt has four bases (2)Mark Feldman
Sun Dec 8, 2013111DHair strands?Patrick Berry
Wed Nov 6, 20131DKind of fingerprintingJacob McDermott
Fri Nov 1, 201319AID clincherBrad Wilber
Thu Aug 29, 20134DIts code uses just G, T, A and CTimothy Polin
Sun May 5, 201356DWhat makes you you? (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Feb 13, 201353DPaternity suit evidence (2)Richard and Judith Martin
Thu Feb 7, 201315DTest subj.David Levinson Wilk
Mon Dec 31, 201263DGenetic stuff (7)Jeffrey Harris
Wed Aug 15, 201254DEvidence in paternity suits (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Aug 6, 201245A"CSI" evidence, oftenLynn Lempel
Sun Jul 1, 201294ABuilding block, of sortsDan Schoenholz
Wed Feb 29, 201222DStrands in a cell? (3)Kevan Choset
Wed Nov 9, 201143AIt's part of the gene poolPaula Gamache
Mon Oct 3, 201167ACrime lab evidence (3)Stanley Newman
Sun Aug 7, 2011104ASee 106-AcrossTony Orbach and Janie Smulyan
Tue Jun 14, 201147ACrime scene evidence (2)Doug Peterson and Angela Olson Halsted
Sun Apr 24, 201169ASubj. of modern mappingCaleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sun Apr 3, 2011121DSome evidence (2)Oliver Hill and Eliza Bagg
Tue Dec 21, 201059DPaternity suit evidence (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Nov 14, 201070AChain of life?Patrick Berry
Sun Oct 31, 201054ACrime scene matterElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Sep 17, 201015DKind of profilingJonah Kagan, Brown University '13
Sat Sep 11, 201034ABasis of many positive IDsBrad Wilber
Wed Jul 14, 201031DPaternity test factor (2)Michael Black
Thu Jul 1, 201013D"CSI" topic, oftenClive Probert
Wed Mar 3, 201036APaternity confirmerPeter A. Collins
Wed Jan 27, 20104DKind of sample (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Nov 16, 200963DCode of lifeJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Fri Oct 16, 200946AIt has four bases (2)Karen M. Tracey
Wed Oct 14, 200933AEssence of a person, one might sayRichard Silvestri
Sun Oct 4, 200962DForensic ID (2)Todd McClary
Sun Sep 13, 2009123AGenetic stuff (7)Todd Gross
Tue Aug 4, 200958AGenetic lettersAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Mar 11, 200913DStrand material (2)Caleb Madison
Sun Feb 1, 2009134AKind of sequencingVictor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
Wed Dec 17, 200857DSome evidence (2)John Farmer
Sun Nov 2, 200878DModern test subj.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jul 19, 200822A___ sequenceTodd McClary
Tue May 27, 20089DDouble-helix materialAdam G. Perl
Mon Aug 27, 20077DReproductive materialSteven Ginzburg
Fri Aug 24, 200754DMaterial at the basis of "Jurassic Park"Patrick Berry
Wed Jul 11, 200733DCrime lab evidence (3)Patrick Merrell
Sat Jun 16, 200731APassed-down strandsJoe DiPietro
Mon Apr 9, 200733DCrime scene evidence (2)J. K. Hummel
Sun Dec 31, 200671DKind of test (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Nov 26, 200699AIt's in the genesManny Nosowsky
Mon Nov 6, 200613DGenetic stuff (7)Christina Houlihan Kelly
Wed Oct 11, 200665DKind of sample (2)Jack McInturff
Fri Oct 6, 200654AKind of test (9)Nancy Joline
Sun Sep 3, 2006101AC.S.I. evidenceLee Glickstein and Ben Tausig
Thu Aug 31, 200635APaternity identifier (3)Patrick Merrell
Thu Aug 3, 200620DSome forensic evidence (2)Nancy Salomon
Sun Jul 30, 2006130AStrand material (2)Victor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
Wed Jun 14, 200638D"Jurassic Park" stuffLisa Wiseman
Sun Apr 23, 200688AIt must be in the genesJoe DiPietro
Wed Feb 1, 200636ACrime lab evidence (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Oct 17, 200540DGenetic stuff (7)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Sep 18, 20051A___ lab (4)Joe DiPietro
Sat Aug 20, 200530APaternity determinerPatrick Berry
Sun Jul 17, 2005118DLab exam subjectDavid J. Kahn
Tue May 17, 20054DCrime lab stuffSherry O. Blackard
Tue Mar 29, 200536AEvidence in a paternity suitVictor Fleming and Nelson Hardy
Wed Mar 23, 20059DModern evidenceMike Shenk
Mon Dec 27, 200462DPaternity identifier (3)Levi Denham
Fri Dec 3, 200431DMakeup carrier?Michael Shteyman
Fri Nov 12, 200427DStuff in a sequenceBrendan Emmett Quigley and Ethan Friedman
Sun Nov 7, 200488A___ lab (4)Con Pederson
Tue Oct 12, 200419AGenetic materialNancy Kavanaugh
Sun Sep 26, 2004102D___ lab (4)Joe DiPietro
Sun Aug 22, 200465AForensic ID (2)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Jul 6, 200422DCloning needMatt Skoczen
Fri Apr 30, 20047DKind of test (9)Kevin Hagen
Thu Mar 25, 200429AIt's strandedDavid Liben-Nowell and Ryan O'Donnell
Sun Sep 7, 200326AChain letters? (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Jun 15, 200395ATest material? (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Apr 20, 200366APaternity test factor (2)Bill Zais
Wed Jan 8, 200362DGenomic matterJames Rogers
Sun Dec 29, 200233ATest material (2)Richard Silvestri
Sun Oct 20, 2002106AStrand from a parentHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tue Aug 20, 200235DKind of "fingerprint" (2)Bob Peoples
Fri Jul 26, 20026DChain materialManny Nosowsky
Wed Jul 3, 200260DModern courtroom evidencePeter Gordon
Tue Jun 4, 200240DHeredity helixMatthew J. Koceich
Thu Feb 21, 200260AHuman Genome Project topicPeter Gordon
Wed Feb 6, 200229DChain letters? (2)Joe DiPietro
Sun Oct 28, 200173ACode carrier (2)Michael Ashley
Tue Sep 25, 200143AKind of testing (3)A. J. Santora
Sun Jul 29, 2001105AKind of test (9)Michael Ashley
Sat Jul 28, 200158DGenealogical infoRich Norris
Fri Jul 6, 200119AKind of strandBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Jun 7, 20019DTrial evidence, sometimesRandolph Ross
Tue Feb 13, 200132DFocus of a genome studyMichael Shteyman
Sun Nov 26, 2000109DIt has a twistPatrick Berry
Mon Oct 16, 200042DGene componentMitch Komro
Wed Jul 19, 200048AStrands in a cell? (3)Philip Lew
Sun Jul 2, 200070DModern forensic toolNancy Nicholson Joline
Mon May 8, 200022DGenetic stuff (7)Ed Early
Sun May 7, 200060DBio. evidencePatrick D. Berry
Tue Feb 22, 200038AForm of evidence, these daysDorothy E. Donaldson
Wed Jan 19, 200054DSome trial evidence (4)Arthur S. Verdesca
Sun Oct 31, 1999107AIt may be recombinantFrank Longo
Thu Jul 22, 199922ALife's blueprintM. Preston Sherwood
Sun Jul 18, 1999117DMeans of IDNancy Nicholson Joline
Thu May 27, 199931ACrime lab studyA. J. Santora
Sat May 15, 199961DKind of test (9)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun May 9, 199925ASubj. of the 1962 Nobel Prize in MedicineNancy Nicholson Joline
Thu Mar 11, 199920DModern means of identificationManny Nosowsky
Sat Feb 27, 19998DKind of test (9)John Scott Marrone
Wed Jan 6, 199947ASome forensic evidence (2)Sam Bellotto Jr.
Wed Nov 25, 199831AKind of fingerprint (3)Rich Norris
Sun Jul 12, 199875DModern-day evidenceHenry Hook
Sun Apr 26, 1998120DWatson-Crick modelFran and Lou Sabin
Sun Feb 8, 199863AKind of test (9)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Nov 5, 199760DGenetic initialsA. J. Santora
Mon Jun 9, 199757AKind of testing, in law enforcementThomas W. Schier
Fri May 30, 19976DGenes material (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Feb 8, 199732DSome trial evidence (4)G. R. Ferguson
Sun Dec 29, 199673DKind of fingerprint (3)B. White
Sun Sep 22, 199625DForensic lettersC. Millhauser
Sun Jun 30, 1996100AEvidence in a paternity caseR. Norris
Sun Jun 16, 199691AForensic science toolN. N. Joline
Sat Apr 6, 199634DKind of test (9)R. Norris
Sun Mar 31, 199632ACode carrier (2)J. Savage
Thu Mar 21, 199629ASome trial evidence (4)H. Estes
Tue Jan 23, 199622DGene IDB. Lubbers
Sun Dec 17, 1995120DSome trial evidence (4)Dean Niles
Sun Nov 19, 199579AKind of fingerprint (3)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Aug 17, 199534DGenetic strandsRand H. Burns
Sat Jul 29, 199545AKind of test (9)Charles E. Gersch
Sat Dec 31, 199427ABody-building stuffAlex K. Justin
Wed Nov 16, 199454DGenetic stuff (7)Chuck Deodene
Sun Nov 6, 199492AKind of "fingerprint" (2)A.J. Santora
Sun Sep 18, 199468AFatherhood-testing infoMerl Reagle
Thu Aug 25, 199445DCertain code carrierHarvey Estes
Tue Aug 9, 199460DKind of testing (3)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Sat May 14, 199420AKind of testing (3)Rand H. Burns
Sun May 1, 199428D"The Selfish Gene" topicPeter Gordon
Wed Apr 20, 199417AKind of fingerprinting, nowadaysWalter Webb
Tue Mar 22, 199431AGene materialStephanie Spadaccini
Thu Feb 10, 199455AGenes material (2)Manny Nosowsky

3 results for DNA from Variety puzzles.

Aug 14, 2016diagramless48DFocus of the Human Genome ProjectSam Ezersky
Apr 18, 1999diagramless30D___ fingerprintFred Piscop
Jun 15, 1997diagramless26DSome forensic evidenceFrank Longo

115 results for DNA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wed Oct 20, 199344AGenetic inits.Nancy Scandrett RossTaub
Sat Jun 19, 199328AGenetic lettersJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon May 3, 199350DGenetic lettersNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Aug 25, 199238AWatson-Crick subjectNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Mon May 11, 199247ALife-force initialsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 199245AGenetic monogramTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jan 4, 199261DGenetic lettersLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Sep 15, 199174DGenetic initialsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Jul 10, 199136DWatson and Crick's modelFrank MiceliMaleska
Fri Mar 15, 199145DRecombinant lettersSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Fri Sep 21, 199045DKey to heredityJack LechnerMaleska
Wed Aug 29, 199059DGene materialJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Jun 16, 199062DGenetic lettersNancy JolineMaleska
Mon Apr 23, 199048AHereditary factorLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Jan 21, 199012DGenetic lettersRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sat Jan 6, 199019AGenetic initialsPatterson PeppleMaleska
Thu Nov 9, 198950AHereditary factorLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Aug 4, 198946AHereditary factor, for shortEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Jul 10, 198924DTrait carrierChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thu Jun 29, 198929DCell lettersS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sun Jun 18, 198961ACytology inits.Louis BaronMaleska
Wed Mar 8, 19894DHeredity initialsPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Mar 5, 198974AGenetic inits.Frances HansenMaleska
Thu Jan 19, 198938AGene componentJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Nov 19, 198854DGenetic materialVaughn KeithMaleska
Sat Oct 29, 198836AGenetic initialsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Aug 31, 198842AGenes materialLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 19884DGenetic initialsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 198859DGenetic lettersRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Fri Mar 11, 198858DGenetic lettersCharles J. MantotiMaleska
Sat Jan 23, 198837AGene's lettersRobert KatzMaleska
Thu Dec 3, 198736AProtein synthesizer in genesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Nov 29, 198783AGenetic inits.Bert H. KruseMaleska
Wed Nov 11, 198731DGenetic materialJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Oct 2, 198740AHeredity factorEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 198760DGenetic materialJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat May 9, 19878DGenetic helixPatterson PeppleMaleska
Thu Mar 5, 198757DHereditary lettersWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Thu Sep 18, 198659DNucleic acid initialsWilson McBeathMaleska
Sun Jul 27, 1986126AHereditary factorJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun May 25, 198680ABasic cell mat.Corinne J. NadenMaleska
Sun May 18, 198667DGene stuffRobert KatzMaleska
Fri Mar 21, 198655DGenetic componentRhonda KrausMaleska
Mon Feb 24, 198660DGeneticist's concernVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Feb 23, 1986106DGenetic initialsLouis BaronMaleska
Fri Jan 10, 198657AGenetic materialIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tue Nov 19, 198555AGenetic materialJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 1985144DGenetic lettersBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Aug 4, 198544AHelix mtrl.William J. YskampMaleska
Tue Jun 4, 198558DGenetic mtrl.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Fri May 10, 198519AGenetic initialsI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Aug 19, 198498AGenetic unitMary Cee WhittenMaleska
Fri Aug 17, 198416DWatson and Crick concernJim PageMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 198465AGenetic initialsMildred ChurchMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 198437DGenetic materialIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sat Jan 21, 198472AGene stuffRobert KatzMaleska
Sat Dec 24, 198351ABody blueprint, for shortA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jun 29, 198320AGenetic component, for shortDorothy ElliottMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 198240AChromosome constituent, for shortI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tue Dec 14, 198260DGenetic lettersNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wed Sep 1, 198259DGenetic initialsRabinowitzMaleska
Sun May 23, 1982107AGenetic helix, for shortMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu May 20, 198243AGenetic molecule, for shortFraasMaleska
Sun Feb 14, 198244AGenetic initialsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Dec 1, 198136DHereditary factor, for shortHugh McElroyMaleska
Fri Oct 2, 198160ABody blueprintA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jun 28, 1981117DGenetic initialsAnne FoxMaleska
Tue Apr 7, 198153AGeneticist's substanceJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Dec 24, 198029ASubstance of genetic importanceTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Jan 11, 198051DDr. Crick's interestC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Nov 14, 197945AHeredity's helixWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sun Nov 4, 1979124DGenetic lettersWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 197949AGenetic acidHenry HookMaleska
Sat Mar 17, 19798DNucleic acidHugh McElroyMaleska
Sun Aug 13, 197870DGeneticist's interestLouis BaronMaleska
Tue Apr 4, 197849DClass of nucleic acidsKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Mar 21, 197854DKey to hereditySchwarzbaumMaleska
Thu Dec 8, 197723AGenes acidDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Oct 16, 197773AKey to heredityLouis BaronMaleska
Sun Jun 26, 1977122DKey to hereditySam LakeMaleska
Fri Apr 8, 197756DHereditary factorA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Feb 22, 197752DGenetic baseHenry HookWeng
Sun Oct 3, 197648AGenetic substance: Abbr.Bert RosenfieldWeng
Sun Mar 28, 197681DGenetic initialsRuth N. SchultzWeng
Sun Dec 7, 197531ALife force: Abbr.Barbara GillisWeng
Fri Sep 26, 197519DNucleic-acid initialsWill ShortzWeng
Sat Sep 6, 197538AChemical building blockSamalinWeng
Thu Aug 21, 197554DAcid: Abbr.Jim PageWeng
Tue Aug 12, 197553AGenetic initialsDorothea E. ShippWeng
Sun Jul 13, 1975148DGenetic initialsMel RosenWeng
Sun Jun 8, 1975116AHereditary factorAlfio MicciWeng
Tue May 13, 197530AGenetic link: Abbr.Jay SpryWeng
Wed Jan 22, 19759AGenetic acidJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sun Jan 12, 197577AChemical abbr.John WilligWeng
Fri Dec 27, 197441DNucleic acidTap OsbornWeng
Wed Oct 2, 197422AGenetic acidJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Fri Jun 21, 197417DGenetic initialsJohn LandenbergerWeng
Thu Oct 11, 197358DNucleic acidUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 5, 197344AGenetic abbr.Barbara GillisWeng
Thu Mar 1, 197354DNucleic acidUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 1, 197235AHereditary acidUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 19, 197241AHereditary factorUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 21, 197259DLife-giving substanceUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 23, 197260DGenetic abbr.Nancy S. RossWeng
Sun Jan 2, 197230DDouble helixFrances HansenWeng
Tue Dec 14, 197156DGenetic initialsUnknownWeng
Tue May 18, 19714DDouble helixUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 17, 197132ALife substanceUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 22, 197149ADouble helixUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 18, 197121AGenetic initialsUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 5, 197041AGenetic initialsJoan DeRossoWeng
Sun Oct 5, 19699DLife-essential acidEmanuel BergWeng
Sun Apr 27, 196975DThe double helixA. J. SantoraWeng
Mon Dec 23, 196863D"Chain of Life" initials.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 30, 196825AWatson's "double helix."UnknownFarrar