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somatic cell genetics
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the study of the structure, organization, and function of a genome by the techniques of cell hybridization.
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In: Cell culture and somatic cell genetics
of plant, Orlando.
Candidates must have a strong background in molecular biology and/or somatic cell genetics
Marshal Nirenberg and became first Chief of the Section of Somatic Cell Genetics
, and then Chief of first the NCI-VA and then NCI-Navy Medical Oncology Branches at the National Cancer Institute (NCI).