What is another word for cytogenetics?

7 synonyms found


[ sˌa͡ɪtə͡ʊd͡ʒnˈɛtɪks], [ sˌa‍ɪtə‍ʊd‍ʒnˈɛtɪks], [ s_ˌaɪ_t_əʊ_dʒ_n_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_k_s]

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How to use "Cytogenetics" in context?

Cytogenetics is the study of the structure, function andbiochemistry of the cell. Cells are divided into two typesbased on their nuclear makeup: eukaryotic cells,containing a nucleus and ribosomes, and prokaryotic cells, which lacka nucleus. Cytogenetics is used to determine a cell'sgenetic identity and to treat certain genetic diseases.

Eukaryotic cells are made up of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)and protein. The nucleus is a central component of the eukaryotic cell andcontains the cell's genetic material.

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