Karyotype activities HTML5
A karyotype provides meaningful information regarding the overall chromosome makeup of the cell. Translocations, deletions, inversions are some chromosome structural abnormalities that can be analysed along with chromosome numerical abnormalities. A try-it-yourself activity will teach you how chromosomes should be arranged in order to further study these abnormalities.
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- To know and identify the main chromosome abnormalities.
- To understand the origin of abnormalities affecting chromosome number.
- To arrange randomly displayed chromosomes in order to complete a karyotype.
Chromosome abnormalities can be classified as follows : structural abnormalities and numerical abnormalities.
- Structural abnormalities do not affect the number of chromosomes but affect the…
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