Medical Definition of Duplication of chromosomes

1. A chromosome aberration resulting from unequal crossing over or exchange of segments between two homologous chromosomes; one chromosome of the pair loses a small segment, while the other gains this segment; the chromosome gaining the segment has undergone duplication while its homologue has undergone deletion. See: haemoglobin Lepore. (05 Mar 2000)



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