Chromosomal Translocation in Domestic Fowl Induced by X-rays

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Science  14 Aug 1959:
Vol. 130, Issue 3372, pp. 390-391
DOI: 10.1126/science.130.3372.390-a


The cytological appearance and behavior of an x-ray-induced reciprocal translocation between the first and second chromsome of the domestic fowl is described, and its relevance to the further definition of linkage studies in the fowl is observed.