nucleolar organizer

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Noun1.nucleolar organizer - the particular part of a chromosome that is associated with a nucleolus after nuclear division
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
chromosome - a threadlike strand of DNA in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order; "humans have 22 chromosome pairs plus two sex chromosomes"
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Controlled silver staining of nucleolus organizer regions with a protective colloidal developer: a 1 step method.
Controlled silver-staining of nucleolus organizer regions with a protective colloidal developer: A 1-step method.
Staining of the nucleolus organizer regions (AgNORs) was carried following the procedure described by Howell and Black (1980).
The characterization of Ostrea denselamellosa (Mollusca, Bivalvia) chromosomes: karyotype, constitutive heterochromatin and nucleolus organizer regions.