The study of chromosomes and chromosomal abnormalities.

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  • cytogenetics — cytogenetics. См. цитогенетика. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • cytogenetics — [sīt΄ō jə net′iks] n. the science correlating cytology and genetics as they relate to the behavior of chromosomes and genes in cells with regard to heredity and variation cytogenetic adj. cytogenetical cytogeneticist [sīt΄ō net′ə sist] n …   English World dictionary

  • Cytogenetics — A metaphase cell positive for the bcr/abl rearrangement using FISH For the scientific journal of this title, see Cytogenetics and Genome Research. Cytogenetics is a branch of genetics that is concerned with the study of the structure and function …   Wikipedia

  • Cytogenetics — The study of chromosomes, the visible carriers of DNA, the hereditary material. Cytogenetics is a fusion science due to joining of cytology (the study of cells) with genetics (the study of inherited variation). * * * The branch of genetics… …   Medical dictionary

  • cytogenetics — citogenetika statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Citologijos ir genetikos sandūroje atsiradusi mokslo šaka. atitikmenys: angl. cytogenetics rus. цитогенетика …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • cytogenetics — noun plural but singular or plural in construction Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1931 a branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity and variation by the methods of both cytology and genetics • cytogenetic or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cytogenetics — n. [Gr. kytos, container; genesis, beginning] The comparative study of chromosomal mechanisms and behavior in populations and taxa, and their effect on inheritance and evolution …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cytogenetics — cytogenetic, cytogenetical, adj. cytogenetically, adv. cytogeneticist, n. /suy toh jeuh net iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the branch of biology linking the study of genetic inheritance with the study of cell structure, esp. for human chromosome …   Universalium

  • cytogenetics — noun The branch of genetics that studies the relationships between the structure and number of chromosomes as seen in isolated cells and variation in genotype and phenotype …   Wiktionary

  • cytogenetics —    Area of biology concerned with chromosomes and their implications in genetics …   Forensic science glossary

  • cytogenetics — n. branch of biology that studies heredity and cellular development …   English contemporary dictionary

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