We have studied the diameter of chromatin fibres embedded in epoxy resins for three different materials: mouse thymus, chicken erythrocytes and sea cucumber spermatozoa. We confirm that the diameter of chromatin fibres increases with linker length, both values being influenced by the protein composition of chromatin.
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Alegre, C., Subirana, J.A. The diameter of chromatin fibres depends on linker length. Chromosoma 98, 77–80 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00293338
- Developmental Biology
- Protein Composition
- Linker Length
- Chromatin Fibre