Identification of the X chromosome of the domestic pig (Sus scrofa domestica)

  • K D Hansen
  • Published 1980 in Annales de génétique et de sélection animale


As the banding patterns of the X chromosome and chromosome No. 8 of the domestic pig are very similar, this identification problem has been studied. Depending on the metaphase stage, the banding pattern of the two chromosomes differ very much. Revised landmarks for the X chromosome and for chromosome No. 8 are presented, but it is not possible to use the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1297-9686-12-3-225