Search for Human Chromosomes

Search for Human Chromosomes

A History of Discovery

Wall, Wilson John

Springer International Publishing AG

03/2019

179

Mole

Inglês

9783319799346

15 a 20 dias

This book is a broadly historical account of a remarkable and very exciting scientific story-the search for the number of human chromosomes.
Introduction.- Background to the Hunt for the Human Chromosome Number.- Microscopes and Stains: The Rise of Technology.- Mendel and Genetics.- Chromosomes as the Carriers of Heredity.- Difficulties of Chromosome Handling and Access to Material.- The Implications of DNA Structure.- Tissue Culture and the Cell Cycle: The Answer is Revealed.- The Flowering of Clinical Genetics.- Sex and Chromosomes.- What we Know, What we Don't and Where This may Lead us.- Appendix A: Rough Guide to Chromosome Structure.- Appendix B: People in the Text.- Glossary.
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