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Translocation

Translocation is a type of chromosomal abnormality in which a chromosome breaks and a portion of it reattaches to a different chromosome. Chromosomal translocations can be detected by analyzing karyotypes of the affected cells.

Date:June 12, 2010
Credit:Darryl Leja, NHGRI
Dimensions:987 x 1306
File Size:260 Kb
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