Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Chromosomal Abnormalities

A Hallmark Manifestation of Genomic Instability

Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

National University of La Plata


Sonia Soloneski

National University of La Plata

This edited book, Chromosomal Abnormalities - A Hallmark Manifestation of Genomic Instability, contains a series of chapters highlighting several aspects related to the generation of chromosomal abnormalities in genetic material. We are extremely grateful to the authors who had contributed with valuable information about the role of genomic instability in pathological disorders as well as in the evolution process.

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Chromosomal AbnormalitiesA Hallmark Manifestation of Genomic InstabilityEdited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

Published: August 30th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65142

ISBN: 978-953-51-3474-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3473-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4687-2

Copyright year: 2017

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11006 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Use of Molecular Cytogenetic Techniques for the Identification of Chromosomal Abnormalities

By Rasime Kalkan


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2. Morphological Markers of Chromosomal Instability

By Yoko Matsuda, Junko Aida, Naoshi Ishikawa, Kaiyo Takubo, Toshiyuki Ishiwata and Tomio Arai


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3. Acquired Chromosomal Abnormalities and Their Potential Formation Mechanisms in Solid Tumours

By Nevim Aygun


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4. Chromosome Abnormalities and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Acute Leukemias

By Tatiana L. Gindina, Nikolay N. Mamaev and Boris V. Afanasyev


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5. Does Aneuploidy in the Brain Play a Role in Neurodegenerative Disease?

By Hilda van den Bos, Diana C.J. Spierings, Floris Foijer and Peter M. Lansdorp


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6. Chromosomal Abnormalities and Menstrual Cycle Disorders

By Ksenija Gersak and Ziva Miriam Gersak


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7. Chromosomal Abnormalities in Preimplantation Embryos and Detection Strategies in PGD and PGS

By Pinar Tulay


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8. The Effect of TBP-Related Factor 2 on Chromocenter Formation and Chromosome Segregation in Drosophila Melanogaster

By Julia Vorontsova, Roman Cherezov and Olga Simonova


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9. Reference Karyotypes and Chromosomal Variability: A Journey with Fruit Flies and the Key to Survival

By Alicia Leonor Basso Abraham


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10. Chromatid Abnormalities in Meiosis: A Brief Review and a Case Study in the Genus Agave (Asparagales, Asparagaceae)

By Benjamín Rodríguez‐Garay


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