endopolyploidy


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endopolyploidy

(ˌɛndəʊˈpɒlɪˌplɔɪdɪ)
n
(Biology) a process involving cell multiplication without cell division
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Kao, "Changes in the endopolyploidy pattern of different tissues in diploid and tetraploid Phalaenopsis aphrodite subsp.
For example, he concluded that polytene chromosomes of insects' salivary glands and other tissues represented a particular form of endopolyploidy and suggested that there were probably different levels of replication of the chromosome thread in different regions of some polytene chromosomes.
They also cover non-vascular plants and their DNA, characterization of phytoplankton, analysis of the cell cycle, endopolyploidy, analysis and sorting of mitotic chromosomes, and analysis of gene expression.