chromosome band


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chro·mo·some band

a region of darker or contrasting staining across the width of a chromosome; the pattern of bands is characteristic for most chromosomes. See: banding.

chro·mo·some band

(krō'mŏ-sōm band)
A region of darker or contrasting staining across the width of a chromosome; the pattern of bands is characteristic for most chromosomes.
See: banding
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Our experiments demonstrated that SI gene was amplified on chromosome band 3q24-28.
1990) Mapping chromosome band 11q23 in human acute leukemia with biotinylated probes: identification of 11q23 translocation breakpoints with a yeast artificial chromosome.
The researchers identified a significant linkage signal at chromosome bands 2p23-24 using a whole-genome scan in neuroblastoma pedigrees.
This assay provides a rapid and sensitive method for sexing, because of the presence of the X- chromosome band.
Isolation of genes from the rhabdoid tumor deletion region in chromosome band 22q11.
Abnormalities in the p34cdc2-related PITSLRE protein kinase gene complex (CDC2L) on chromosome band 1p36 in melanoma.
Standard karyotype and nomenclature system for description of chromosome band and structural aberrations in wheat (Triticum aestivum).
Biochemical loci are particularly well suited for identifying chromosomal homoiogies because these loci are more likely to be truly homologous than are morphological loci or chromosome bands.
Standard karyotype and nomenclature system for description of chromosome bands and structural aberrations in wheat (Triticum aestivum).