NOR-banding | definition of NOR-banding by Medical dictionary
a procedure that uses a silver stain that preferentially accumulates in the nucleoli-organizing regions, that is, the satellite regions of the acrocentric chromosomes.
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Karyotype and nor-banding
of mitotic chromosomes of some Vitis L.
Almeida-Toledo and Foresti (1985) studied the NOR-banding
pattern in 48 fish species of the Anostomidae, Sternopygidae, Parodontidae, Characidae and Cichlidae families, and found only one mark in all species.
were performed according to Howell and Black (1980) to visualize the nucleolar regions which were active in the last interphase.