Refinements of the paraffin technique make it possible to demonstrate critical details of meiosis. The process yields figures that are comparable to the results of the smear process. Progressive synapsis during amphitene, and the tetrad structure of the chromosome at strepsiphase can be readily demonstrated.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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Sass, John E.
"Some Meiotic Irregularities in Cultivated Lilies,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 39(1), 136-136.
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