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chromosome heterochromatin

Structural Variation of the X Chromosome Heterochromatin in the Anopheles gambiae Complex

March 25, 2020 - 14:49 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Sharma A, Kinney NA, Timoshevskiy VA, Sharakhova MV, Sharakhov IV
Reference: 
Genes (Basel). 2020 Mar 19;11(3). pii: E327

Heterochromatin is identified as a potential factor driving diversification of species. To understand the magnitude of heterochromatin variation within the Anopheles gambiae complex of malaria mosquitoes, we analyzed metaphase chromosomes in An. arabiensis, An. coluzzii, An. gambiae, An. merus, and An. quadriannulatus.

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