chromomere


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chro·mo·mere

 (krō′mə-mîr′)
n.
One of the serially aligned beadlike granules of concentrated chromatin that constitutes a chromosome during the early phases of cell division.

chro′mo·mer′ic (-mĕr′ĭk, -mîr′-) adj.

chromomere

(ˈkrəʊməˌmɪə)
n
(Biology) cytology any of the dense areas of chromatin along the length of a chromosome during the early stages of cell division

chro•mo•mere

(ˈkroʊ məˌmɪər)

n.
one of the beadlike granules arranged in a linear series in a chromonema.
[1895–1900]
chro`mo•mer′ic (-ˈmɛr ɪk, -ˈmɪər-) adj.
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Taking into account that the pattern of pachytene chromomeres resembles that of G-bands on the same chromosome (Sumner 2003), it would be interesting to perform a comparative analysis of the chromomere pattern of the three species in order to know if the scarcity and absence of G-bands in P.
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