By Wilson John Wall

​This ebook is a greatly old account of a extraordinary and intensely interesting clinical story–the look for the variety of human chromosomes. It covers the methods and folks, culminating within the cognizance that studying the variety of human chromosomes introduced as a lot gain as unraveling the genetic code itself. 

With the exception of purple blood cells, that have no nucleus and accordingly no DNA, and intercourse cells, people have forty six chromosomes in each cellphone. not just do chromosomes hold the entire genes that code our inheritance, in addition they hold them in a particular order. it really is crucial that the quantity and constitution of chromosomes continues to be intact, on the way to move at the right amount of DNA to succeeding generations and for the cells to outlive. figuring out the variety of human chromosomes has supplied an important diagnostic software within the prenatal analysis of genetic issues, and the hunt for this quantity and constructing an knowing of what it ability are the focal point of this book.

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