Generation of five high-complexity painting probe libraries from flow-sorted mouse chromosomes.


Mouse metaphase chromosomes were purified by flow sorting from the murine fibroblast cell line Mus spretus clone 5A. We sorted chromosomes that fell into five individual peaks based on the Hoechst 33258/chromomycin A3 DNA histogram: three peaks corresponding to the least amount of DNA and two peaks representing chromosomes with the most DNA content. This is… (More)