Polytene Chromosomes

Known as: Chromosome, Polytene, Chromosomes, Polytene, Polytene Chromosome 
A type of chromosome in a polyploid cell, formed when multiple copies of homologous chromosomes are aligned side by side to give a giant chromosome… (More)

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1938-2017
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Field-collected specimens of all known taxa in the Anopheles gambiae complex were analyzed on the basis of chromosome inversions… (More)
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2002
2002
Salivary gland polytene chromosomes of Drosophila melanogaster have a reproducible set of intercalary heterochromatin (IH) sites… (More)
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1999
1999
The end of a telomeric DNA sequence isolated from a polytene chromosome of a hypotrichous ciliate folds back and hybridizes with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Polytene chromosomes exhibit intricate higher order chromatin structure that is easily visualized due to their precisely aligned… (More)
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1994
1994
The brahma gene is required for activation of the homeotic genes of the Antennapedia and bithorax complexes in Drosophila. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have previously reported the identification of a nonhistone chromosomal protein (nhcp-19; now called HP1) preferentially… (More)
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1985
1985
Whole-mounted polytene chromosomes were isolated from nuclei by microdissection in 60% acetic acid and analyzed by electron… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A computer-based system for recording and analysing light microscope images, combined with classical cytogenetic analysis, has… (More)
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1980
1980
A photo-map of the polytene chromosomes of fat body nuclei from third instar larvae ofDrosophila melanogaster has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Cytogenetic evidence is presented demonstrating that the 84A-B interval in the proximal portion of the right arm of chromosome 3… (More)
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