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Hydrobiologia

, Volume 118, Issue 2, pp 215–218 | Cite as

A new method of preparing fish chromosomes for scanning electron microscopy

  • Fu Wenqing
  • W. Jablonski
  • R. W. G. White
  • Y. A. E. Bick
Article

Abstract

A preparative ion-etching technique has been developed which enhances the images of fish chromosomes obtained by scanning electron microscopy.

Keywords

fish chromosomes scanning electron microscopy ion-etching 

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© Dr W. Junk Publishers 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fu Wenqing
    • 1
  • W. Jablonski
    • 2
  • R. W. G. White
    • 1
  • Y. A. E. Bick
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity of TasmaniaHobartAustralia
  2. 2.Central Science LaboratoryUniversity of TasmaniaHobartAustralia

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