Fluorescent Banding Patterns of Rat Chromosomes in Normal Cells and Primary Hepatocellular Carcinomas

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Science  17 Mar 1972:
Vol. 175, Issue 4027, pp. 1267-1269
DOI: 10.1126/science.175.4027.1267


Quinacrine staining permits identification of rat chromosomes in metaphase that were formerly classified only in groups within the karyotype. This technique defined two types of abnormal chromosomes in cells of rat hepatomas.