Experientia

, Volume 31, Issue 8, pp 912–913 | Cite as

The nuclear DNA content of lampreys

  • E. S. Robinson
  • I. C. Potter
  • N. B. Atkin
Specialia Biologica

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Résumé

Nous avons trouvé que le contenu en ADN nucléaire varie peu chez les lamproies. Dans les 3 familles principales ce contenu représente en moyenne le 40% de celui de l'homme. Il existe une corrélation entre le contenu en ADN et le caryotype dans presque tous les genres.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. S. Robinson
    • 1
    • 2
  • I. C. Potter
    • 1
    • 2
  • N. B. Atkin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Biological SciencesUniversity of BathBathEngland
  2. 2.Department of Cancer ResearchMount Vernon HospitalNorthwoodEngland

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