accessory chromosome

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accessory chromosome

[ak′ses·ə·rē ′krōm·ə‚sōm]
(cell and molecular biology)
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A study of the spermatogenesis of 22 species of the Membracidae, Jassidae, Cercopidac and Fulgoridae with special reference to the behavior of the odd chromosome.
But its odd chromosome number leads to uneven pairings.
Hungerford, found an odd chromosome lurking in the cancer cells of people with chronic myelogenous leukemia.