chromosome banding


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chromosome banding

[′krō·mə‚sōm ‚ban·diŋ]
(genetics)
Unique patterns of cross striations seen on polytene chromosomes, as in Drosophila.
Unique pattern of stain intensities along each chromosome in mammals and some other species, using any one of various staining procedures; examples are C-, Q-, R-, and G-banding.
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However, recent cytogenetic studies on the genus Acromyrmex have revealed differences in the morphology and chromosome banding patterns in 7 species studied in Brazil and Panama (Barros 2010; Cristiano et al.
By combining the techniques of chromosome banding and image analysis, we've begun to unfold some of the mysteries of alfalfa's complex genome," says Hossain.
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One of the methods for specific chromosome banding is
Research on the genome size of other abalone species in general and specifically South African species, combined with chromosome banding techniques, could provide more insight into the evolution of this genus.