pericentric

peri·cen·tric -'sen-trik adj of, relating to, or involving the centromere of a chromosome <\pericentric inversion> compare PARACENTRIC

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  • pericentric — pericéntric adj. m., pl. pericéntrici; f. sg. pericéntrică, pl. pericéntrice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  PERICÉNTRIC, Ă adj. Aşezat în jurul centrului. [< fr. péricentri …   Dicționar Român

  • pericentric — |perə|sen.trik adjective Etymology: New Latin pericentricus, from peri + Medieval Latin centricus centric : of, relating to, or involving the centromere of a chromosome pericentric inversion compare paracentric …   Useful english dictionary

  • pericentric — adjective a) pericentral b) Of or pertaining to a pericentre …   Wiktionary

  • pericentric — peri·cen·tric …   English syllables

  • pericentric inversion — pericentric inversion. См. перицентрическая инверсия. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Pericentric chromosome inversion — A basic type of chromosome rearrangement in which a segment that includes the centromere (and so is pericentric) has been snipped out of a chromosome, turned through 180 degrees (inverted), and inserted back into its original location in… …   Medical dictionary

  • pericentric inversion — An inversion that includes the centromere …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • pericentric inversion — Chromosomal inversion in which the region that is inverted includes the kinetochore …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • pericentric heterochromatin — constitutive heterochromatin located in the region of the centromere …   Medical dictionary

  • pericentric inversion — inversion in which the inverted chromosome segment includes the centromere …   Medical dictionary

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