Chromosome chain makes a link

Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review


The platypus' sex chromosomes are as peculiar as its appearance. Five X and five Y chromosomes form a remarkable chain-like configuration in male reproductive cells that ensures appropriate sperm formation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)817-818
Number of pages2
Issue number7019
StatePublished - Dec 16 2004

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Chromosome chain makes a link'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this