Atlas of Human Chromosome Heteromorphisms

Critical to the accurate diagnosis of human illness is the need to distinguish clinical features that fall within the normal range from those that do not. That distinction is often challenging and not infrequently requires considerable experience at the bedside. It is not surprising that accurate cy...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Wyandt, H.E. (Editor), Tonk, Vijay S. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2004, 2004
Edition:1st ed. 2004
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Methods of Studying Human Chromosomes and Nomenclature
  • 3. Normal Population Studies
  • 4. Heteromorphisms in Clinical Populations
  • 5. Technical Variables and the Use of Heteromorphisms in the Study of Human Chromosomes. A: Paternity Testing. B: Origin of Chromosome Abnormalities
  • 6. Euchromatic Variants
  • 7. FISH Technologies
  • 8. Molecular Dissection of Heteromorphic Regions
  • 9. Evolution of Human Alpha Satellite Sequences Comprising Variant Centromeric Chromosome Regions
  • II: Plates