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fluorescence in situ hybridization
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G Breeding and Genetic Improvement
S Biological Sciences
X Research, Technology and Engineering
A type of in situ hybridization in which target sequences are stained with fluorescent dye so their location and size can be determined using fluorescence microscopy. This staining is sufficiently distinct that the hybridization signal can be seen both in metaphase spreads and in interphase nuclei.
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FISH (fluorescence in situ hybridisation)
FISH (fluorescence in situ hybridization)
FISH (fluorescent in situ hybridisation)
FISH (fluorescent in situ hybridization)
fluorescence in situ hybridisation
fluorescent in-situ hybridization
fluorescent in situ hybridisation
fluorescent in situ hybridization
multicolor-fluorescence in situ hybridisation
Broader Term
in situ hybridization
Narrower Term
chromosome painting
Related Term
hybridization probes
hibridación in situ fluorescente
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