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Acrocentric chromosome

Acrocentric chromosome

a chromosome with the centromere placed very close to one end so that the short arm is very small, often with a satellite. A chromosome with the centromere near one end so that one chromosomal arm is short and one is long.An adjective describing a chromosome where the centromere is situated some distance from the middle of it.


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karyotyping and Probing

... understand that the Robertsonian Translocation is translocation between acrocentric chromosome. is there any probe that able to detect the translocation? (eg. between chro 14&21 ...

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by aaroncjj_2020
Fri Jul 13, 2007 7:24 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: karyotyping and Probing
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Karyotyping and Probing

... understand that the Robertsonian Translocation is translocation between acrocentric chromosome. is there any probe that able to detect the translocation? (eg. between chro 14&21 ...

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by aaroncjj_2020
Fri Jul 13, 2007 7:23 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Karyotyping and Probing
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Views: 1406

Monkeys??!

The 17th chromosome of the a human is acrocentric chromosome and the 17th chromosome of a chimpanzee is metacentric.[Abberation-Inversion] this is also ...

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by David George
Sat Apr 01, 2006 9:25 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Monkeys??!
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