550 band level human karyotype
Cytogenetics is the study of chromosomes and the related disease states caused by numerical and structural chromosome abnormalities. A variety of cell or tissue types can be used to perform these studies.
For information on Cytogenetics including some examples of normal and abnormal chromosomes and karyotypes
please visit the Basic Cytogenetics page. For information and examples on Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization (FISH) please visit the FISH Information page.
All content and example images within this website are courtesy of the Seattle, WA Dynacare Cytogenetics Laboratory.
Basic Cytogenetics | FISH Information
Last updated: 8/21/04