karyogram


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kar·y·o·type

(kar'ē-ō-tīp),
The chromosome characteristics of an individual cell or of a cell line arranged in descending order of size and according to the position of the centromere. Usually presented as a systematized array of metaphase chromosomes from a photomicrograph of a single cell nucleus.
Synonym(s): idiogram (1) , karyogram
[karyo- + G. typos, model]

karyogram

a graphic representation of a karyotype.
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Figure 3A and B shows 2 examples of hypodiploid metaphase spread and their karyograms.
We present techniques for the preparation of metaphase sea urchin chromosomal karyotypes and preliminary karyograms for both 5.
A limited number of these plates were used to plot karyograms as this technique, which is very accurate but long, was completed by flow cytometry DNA assay.
Cytogenetic analysis of the bone marrow using conventional cytogenetic techniques showed that the ISCN karyogram was: 42-43, X, −X, −4, −8, −13, +mar1-mar5 [cp6]/46, XX[2] [Figure 1].