Experimental alterations in the chromosome constitution of Sciara

@article{Crouse2004ExperimentalAI,
  title={Experimental alterations in the chromosome constitution of Sciara},
  author={Helen V. Crouse},
  journal={Chromosoma},
  year={2004},
  volume={16},
  pages={391-410}
}
  • Helen V. Crouse
  • Published 2004
  • Biology
  • Chromosoma
  • SummaryUsing two reciprocal translocations between chromosomes X and IV in S. coprophila it has been possible to derive two kinds of aneuploid females. Both of the aneuploid complements are detrimental — one is lethal, the other may give rise to viable, fertile adults. Males with aneuploid somatic complements have not been obtained; three different aneuploid complements were tested but gave negative results. Males with euploid soma and aneuploid germ line have been produced in three separate… CONTINUE READING
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