• We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. More information
Logo of pnasPNASInfo for AuthorsSubscriptionsAboutThis Article
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Apr 1974; 71(4): 1247–1249.
PMCID: PMC388202

The Giemsa C-Banded Karyotype of Rye

Abstract

The chromosomes of rye have been individually identified by their distinctive heterochromatin pattern with Giemsa staining and classified on the basis of their homoeology with wheat chromosomes. The constitutive heterochromatin detected by C-banding has been shown to be identical with the classical heterochromatin as seen in the pachytene of meiosis in rye.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (1.3M), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Images in this article

Click on the image to see a larger version.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Nilsson B. A bibliography of literature concerning chromosome identification--with special reference to fluorescence Giemsa staining techniques. Hereditas. 1973;73(2):259–270. [PubMed]
  • Drets ME, Shaw MW. Specific banding patterns of human chromosomes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1971 Sep;68(9):2073–2077. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Hsu TC, Arrighi FE. Distribution of constitutive heterochromatin in mamallian chromosomes. Chromosoma. 1971;34(3):243–253. [PubMed]
  • Miller DA, Miller OJ. Chromosome mapping in the mouse, fluorescence banding techniques permit assignment of most genetic linkage groups. Science. 1972 Dec 1;178(4064):949–955. [PubMed]
  • Yosihide TH, Sagai T. Banding pattern analysis of polymorphic karyotypes in the black rat by a new differential staining technique. Chromosoma. 1972;37(4):387–394. [PubMed]
  • Patterson RM, Petricciani JC. A comparison of prophase and metaphase G-bands in the muntjak. J Hered. 1973 Mar-Apr;64(2):80–82. [PubMed]
  • Zimmerman EG, Sihvonen DA. Chromosomal banding pattern and idiogram of the cotton rat, Sigmodon arizonae (Rodentia, Muridae). Chromosoma. 1973;41(1):85–91. [PubMed]
  • Vosa CG, Marchi P. Quinacrine fluorescence and Giemsa staining in plants. Nat New Biol. 1972 Jun 7;237(75):191–192. [PubMed]
  • Takehisa S, Utsumi S. Heterochromatin and giemsa banding of metaphase chromosomes in Trillium kamtschaticum pallas. Nat New Biol. 1973 Jun 27;243(130):286–287. [PubMed]
  • Pardue ML, Gall JG. Chromosomal localization of mouse satellite DNA. Science. 1970 Jun 12;168(3937):1356–1358. [PubMed]
  • Arrighi FE, Hsu TC. Localization of heterochromatin in human chromosomes. Cytogenetics. 1971;10(2):81–86. [PubMed]
  • Sumner AT, Evans HJ, Buckland RA. New technique for distinguishing between human chromosomes. Nat New Biol. 1971 Jul 7;232(27):31–32. [PubMed]
  • LIMA-DE FARIA A. Chromomere analysis of the chromosome complement of rye. Chromosoma. 1952;5(1):1–68. [PubMed]
  • Chilton MD, McCarthy BJ. DNA from Maize with and without B Chromosomes: A Comparative Study. Genetics. 1973 Aug;74(4):605–614. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Hsu TC. Heterochromatin pattern in metaphase chromosomes of Drosophila melanogaster. J Hered. 1971 Sep-Oct;62(5):285–287. [PubMed]

Articles from Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America are provided here courtesy of National Academy of Sciences

Formats:

Related citations in PubMed

See reviews...See all...

Cited by other articles in PMC

See all...

Links

  • PubMed
    PubMed
    PubMed citations for these articles

Recent Activity

Your browsing activity is empty.

Activity recording is turned off.

Turn recording back on

See more...