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Chromosoma

, Volume 56, Issue 1, pp 29–32 | Cite as

The site of 5S RNA genes in primates

I. The great apes
  • A. S. Henderson
  • K. C. Atwood
  • M. T. Yu
  • Dorothy Warburton
Article

Abstract

A major site of genes for 5S RNA has been localized in representative members of the family Pongidae by means of hybridization in situ. These genes are shown to be concentrated in the most distal bands of the primate chromosome arm homologous to human chromosome 1q.

Keywords

Developmental Biology Human Chromosome Major Site Representative Member Distal Band 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. S. Henderson
    • 1
  • K. C. Atwood
    • 1
  • M. T. Yu
    • 1
  • Dorothy Warburton
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Human Genetics and Development and Department of Pediatrics, College of Physicians and SurgeonsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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