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Repositioning of entangled chromatin during separation of sister chromatids by eversion.

Research paper by G T GT Matioli

Indexed on: 03 May '00Published on: 03 May '00Published in: Medical Hypotheses



Abstract

We investigate how chromatin entanglements may subvert the topology of DNA segments (and of genes therein) whenever sister chromatids separate by eversion. Such subversions offer interesting ideas on how identical genes may be differently or identically expressed after segregation of sister chromatids.