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Localisation of satellite DNA sequences in nuclei and chromosomes of two plants

Nature volume 257, pages 152155 (11 September 1975) | Download Citation

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MANY eukaryotic DNAs can be resolved into two or more components by centrifugation to equilibrium in neutral CsCl1,2, the minor components being called satellite DNAs. In addition to CsCl satellites, minor portions of the genome have been resolved from the main DNA band by differential binding with Ag+ or Hg2+ ions, followed by centrifugation in Cs2SO4.

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  1. Department of Botany, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JH, UK

    • J. N. TIMMIS
    • , BARBARA DEUMLING
    •  & J. INGLE
  2. Present address: Department of Botany, University College, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.

    • J. N. TIMMIS

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