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For Jo Fay again

Graham Dellaire popa0206 at PO-Box.McGill.CA
Sat May 27 08:55:38 EST 1995


Oh yes,

A good example of strange numbers of chromosomes in mammalian cells
occurs in some tumor cells... they often are polyploid for certain chromosomes that 
usually carry oncogenes or other relevent genes in the development of that cancer.

many human cultured cell lines are like this ex. HeLa cells



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