G banding

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G banding

A method of identifying the different members of a haploid set of metaphase chromosomes by means of staining that reveals their individual pattern of stripes.

G banding

a method of treating chromosomes with Giemsa stain to show areas of the chromosomes with light and heavy staining. Such patterns are different for each chromosome type and thus are most useful when arranging chromosomes in KARYOTYPE analysis.

G banding

the technique of demonstrating g bands.
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16) Our results are comparable with previously published limited data on a small number of hepatic metastatic lesions that were evaluated by Giemsa banding (22,23) or comparative genomic hybridization (Table 3).
Identification of individual chromosomes pairs by Giemsa banding in Lohi sheep.
Using Giemsa banding techniques, 20 metaphase cells were examined and all of them contained an extra chromosome 21(trisomy 21).