Keywords: chromosomal rearrangements

Meiotic drive against chromosome fusions in butterfly hybrids

Boman, J., Wiklund, C., Vila, R. et al.,  Chromosome Research,  32. 2024.
Species frequently differ in the number and structure of chromosomes they harbor, but individuals that are heterozygous for chromosomal rearrangements may suffer from reduced fitness. Chromosomal rearrangements like fissions and fusions can hence serve as a mechanism for ...
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