WHAT IS A CHROMOSOME

Staffan Bergh staffan at biochem.kth.se
Fri Feb 4 09:54:40 EST 1994


In article <CKoDyn.Ant at ucdavis.edu> szdbates at chip.ucdavis.edu () writes:

>Single piece of DNA (double stranded) = chromatid
>Pair of chromatids = Chromosome.

Does this mean that bacteria (prokaryotes) doesn't have chromosomes?

/staffan

Staffan Bergh
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