Polytene chromosomes


Drosophila diploid chromosomes

  • embryonic nuclei
    • wild type chromosomes
    • chromosome rearrangments

  • Neuroblast nuclei
    • Mitotic chromosomes

Animated GIFs! (HUGE)

    I've also written a short pictorial explanation of mitosis,
    and another on telomeres. if you know what i'm talking about,
    you'll be bored to tears. if you don't, you might find them

    You may find that some of these images are very dim
    on your monitor. You may need to fiddle with the brightness
    and contrast to see things clearly.