Staining Chromosomes

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Staining Chromosomes

Post by Sue4 » Wed Apr 17, 2013 3:44 pm

Hi,

Can you please tell me what is the best stain to observe plant chromosomes that allows to see chromosomal aberrations clearly. For an example onion chromosomes. Thank you

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Post by drfuture » Mon May 20, 2013 3:27 pm

Hey , I have never tried at plants but you can check "Giemsa dye" out how can it impact abnormalities onto plant chromosomes.

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