Meiotic Recombination Pathways
Published Online: 24 APR 2006
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How to Cite
Bishop, D. K. 2006. Meiotic Recombination Pathways. eLS. .
- Published Online: 24 APR 2006
Reciprocal recombination between homologous chromosomes in meiosis plays a critical role in promoting accurate reductional chromosome regulation. Meiotic recombination is highly regulated to ensure that at least one reciprocal crossover event occurs between each pair of homologous chromosomes.
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