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Chromosome 20

  1. Nicolas Pollet

Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0005829

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How to Cite

Pollet, N. 2006. Chromosome 20. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. CNRS and Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

Abstract

Human chromosome 20 is the smallest metacentric autosome and comprises approximately 2% of genetic material in the genome.

Keywords:

  • chromosome 20;
  • physical mapping;
  • gene mapping;
  • paralogy;
  • gene disorder