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OBO ID: GO:0000780
Term Name: condensed nuclear chromosome, centromeric region Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • condensed nuclear chromosome, centric region
  • condensed nuclear chromosome, centromere
  • condensed nuclear chromosome, pericentric region
Definition: The region of a condensed nuclear chromosome that includes the centromere and associated proteins, including the kinetochore. In monocentric chromosomes, this region corresponds to a single area of the chromosome, whereas in holocentric chromosomes, it is evenly distributed along the chromosome.
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available