Theoretical and Applied Genetics

, Volume 61, Issue 3, pp 285–288 | Cite as

The nucleolar organisers of tetraploid and hexaploid wheats revealed by in situ hybridisation

  • J. Hutchinson
  • T. E. Miller


The technique of in situ hybridisation of cloned ribosomal DNA has been used to establish the numbers of nucleolar organising sites in a range of tetraploid and hexaploid wheats.

Key words

Nucleolar organisers In situ hybridisation Tetraploid and hexaploid wheats 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Hutchinson
    • 1
  • T. E. Miller
    • 1
  1. 1.Plant Breeding InstituteTrumpingtonEngland

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