FINE STRUCTURE OF MEIOTIC CHROMOSOMES.
Final scientific rept. 1 Nov 66-30 Apr 68,
INSTITUTO DE CIENCIAS BIOLOGICAS MONTEVIDEO (URUGUAY)
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The research performed during the grant period was destined to establish the basement for the future development of the project. Experiments were conducted in three different lines I. Incorporation of tritium labelled thymidine in living animals Gryllus argentinus II. Culturing isolated testicular tubes of the same species in view of using inhibitors of the deoxiribonucleic acid and of protein synthesis III. Irradiation of specimens at the larval stage prior to the beginning of meiotic prophase and electron microscope examination of the cells fixed at varied intervals of time after irradiation. Author