chromosomes l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Chromosomes PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Chromosomes

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 7

Chromosomes - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 309 Views
  • Uploaded on

Chromosomes A lot of information in a very small package! Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes PROKARYOTES have very scattered DNA in their cells. EUKARYOTES keep their DNA in the nucleus and will produce chromosomes. DNA Size Human DNA:

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Chromosomes' - Anita


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
chromosomes

Chromosomes

A lot of information in a very small package!

prokaryotes vs eukaryotes
Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes
  • PROKARYOTES
    • have very scattered DNA in their cells.
  • EUKARYOTES
    • keep their DNA in the nucleus
    • and will produce chromosomes.
dna size
DNA Size
  • Human DNA:
    • around one meter long in a cell that can only be seen under a microscope!!!
chromosomes5
Chromosomes
  • Tightly wound segments of DNA.
  • DNA is wound like thread on a spool around proteins called histones.
  • Chromatin is the name given for the wound up DNA.