Released Chromatin or DNA Fiber Preparations for High-Resolution Fiber FISH

  • Henry H. Q. Heng
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 123)


When combined with molecular analysis and immunocytological localization, fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) represents one of the most direct and precise experimental tools in current biological research (1-4). Direct visualization and in situ detection fill the gap between molecular analysis and cytological description and provide a new avenue for in vitro and in vivo comparison. Such a system facilitates the understanding of cellular events not only with respect to what and how, but also where and when.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry H. Q. Heng
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  1. 1.Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, School of MedicineWayne State UniversityDetroit

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