Nucleoplasm - forming chromosomes that carry the genes...

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Nucleoplasm The fluid portion of the nucleus; also called the nuclear matrix Chromatin In non-dividing cells, threads of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) plus associated proteins (histones) that are attached to sites on the nuclear envelope; condenses into a compact mass when cells divide,
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Unformatted text preview: forming chromosomes that carry the genes Nucleolus Plural: nucleoli ; one or more spherical structures that are the site(s) of ribosomal ribonucleic acid (rrna) assembly from rrna genes; subunits of ribosomes also produced here...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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