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"X-Shape" Not True Picture of Chromosome Structure, New Imaging Technique Reveals, University of Cambridge Study



9/26/2013 7:11:10 AM

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A new method for visualising chromosomes is painting a truer picture of their shape, which is rarely like the X-shaped blob of DNA most of us are familiar with. Scientists at the BBSRC-funded Babraham Institute, working with the University of Cambridge and the Weizmann Institute, have produced beautiful 3D models that more accurately show their complex shape and the way DNA within them folds up.

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