Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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How to Cite
Blennow, E. 2006. Banding Techniques. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
A large number of chromosome banding techniques have been developed, giving each chromosome a unique banding pattern which may be used to identify chromosome abnormalities. In addition, other selective staining techniques may be used to study specific chromosome regions.
- chromosome staining;
- chromosome banding;
- fragile site;
- sister chromatid exchange