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1. A linear strand of DNA and associated proteins in the nucleus of eukaryotic cells that carries the genes and functions in the transmission of hereditary information.
2. A circular strand of DNA in bacteria and archaea that contains the hereditary information necessary for cell life.

chro′mo·so′mal (-sō′məl), chro′mo·so′mic (-sō′mĭk) adj.
chro′mo·so′mal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.chromosomal - of or relating to a chromosome; "chromosomal defect"
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[ˌkrəʊməˈsəʊməl] ADJcromosomático, cromosómico
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a. cromosómico-a, rel. al cromosoma;
___ aberrationsaberraciones ___ -s.
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adj cromosómico
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References in periodicals archive ?
Conventional banding-based chromosomal analysis is a very useful screening tool which provides information about all the chromosomes.
Chromosomal analysis of sperm from men with idiopathic infertility using sperm karyotyping and fluorescence in situ hybridization.
This replaces the more traditional, but low-resolution, karyotype chromosomal analysis, which has a detection rate of ~3%, if the common aneuploidies are excluded.
Objective: The study was carried out to see the frequencies of various chromosomal abnormalities in patients belonging to Rawalpindi and Islamabad cities, who were advised for chromosomal analysis.
New sex-determination system in the genus Panstrongylus (Hemiptera, Reduviidae) revealed by chromosomal analysis of Panstrongylus lutzi.
Chromosomal analysis of the patient indicated 47, XXY, while his parents had normal karyotypes.
Monosomy X according to chromosomal analysis is comprised of homogeneous monosomy X (53.33% of cases), monosomy X mosaicism (22.52% of cases), partial monosomy X (20.36% of cases), and other forms (3.79% of cases).
Chromosomal analysis of the proband and her relatives with their consent (father, mother) was carried out on cultured peripheral blood lymphocytes by using the standard protocol.
These chromosomal abnormalities are diagnosed through chorionic villus sampling or amniocentesis by classical chromosomal analysis, where the genetic material is examined in a microscope.
Down syndrome can also be diagnosed after birth with a chromosomal analysis called karyotype and Prenatally.
Evolutonary dynamics of heterochromatn in the genome of Dichotomius beetles based on chromosomal analysis. Genetica 139: 315-325.
(ii) Conventional chromosomal analysis on amniotic fluid revealed an abnormal 46, XY, add (7)(p15) karyotype.