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Irregular Mitosis and Meiosis induced by Acenaphthene

Nature volume 141, pages 11441145 (25 June 1938) | Download Citation

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PARTICLES sublimed from the crystals of the biologically active substance which, according to Shmuck, induced morphological peculiarities similar to those induced by colchicine, were used for altering the normal procedure of the mitotic and meiotic processes.

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    • DONTCHO KOSTOFF

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