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sister chromatid exchange

sister chromatid exchange (SCE) An event, similar to crossing-over, that can occur between sister chromatids at mitosis and meiosis. It may be detected in harlequin chromosomes (sister chromatids that stain differently so that one appears dark and the other light).

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sister chromatid exchange

sister chromatid exchange (SCE) An event, similar to crossing-over, that can occur between sister chromatids at mitosis and meiosis. It may be detected in harlequin chromosomes (sister chromatids that stain differently so that one appears dark and the other light).

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"sister chromatid exchange." A Dictionary of Zoology. . Encyclopedia.com. 18 Oct. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"sister chromatid exchange." A Dictionary of Zoology. . Retrieved October 18, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/sister-chromatid-exchange-0