Karyotypes and Mutations. Karyotype. An orderly display of magnified images of the individual’s chromosomes Shows the chromosomes as
they appear in metaphase.
3. Use a centrifuge to separate the white blood cells from the rest of the blood fluid
Fragment of the chromosome is lost
Fragment of one chromosome attaches to a homologous chromosome
Fragment reattaches in reverse direction (less likely to produce harm)
(an end to end fusion of #13 and #14) There is no net gain or loss of genetic material in this person so they would have a normal phenotype.
chromosome 11 (blue) has been
transfered to chromosome 1(yellow).Applications
Show only one set of chromosomes