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Gene Localization by in situ Hybridization: FISH

  1. R Ekong,
  2. S Povey

Published Online: 26 FEB 2003

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003810

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How to Cite

Ekong, R. and Povey, S. 2003. Gene Localization by in situ Hybridization: FISH. eLS. .

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  1. University College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 FEB 2003

Abstract

The fluorescent detection of nucleic acid sequences ranging from single genes to the whole genome in chromosomes and interphase nuclei fixed on glass slides.

Keywords:

  • fluorescence in situ hybridization;
  • DNA;
  • chromosomes;
  • interphase nuclei