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Synaptonemal Complex

"Synaptonemal Complex" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The three-part structure of ribbon-like proteinaceous material that serves to align and join the paired homologous CHROMOSOMES. It is formed during the ZYGOTENE STAGE of the first meiotic division. It is a prerequisite for CROSSING OVER.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Synaptonemal Complex" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Synaptonemal Complex" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 20 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2016
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