telomeres and rings

telomeres and rings

Image published on: September 23, 2013
Image size: 553 × 510 px
Image file name: telomeres-and-rings.jpg

The green spots mark the telomeres on the chromosomes from a leukemia cell. Can you spot the two abnormal “ring” chromosomes? Hint: a ring has no ends. (The solution will be posted in my blog soon – www.chromosomesandcancer.com.)