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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Drosophilia melanogaster Larval Imaginal Disc Cells

Caption: Umbrea (green) colocalizes with centromeric histone Cid (red) in Drosophilia melanogaster larval imaginal disc cells (DNA in blue). Umbrea gained essential centromere function within 15 million years of birth.

Credit: Malik Lab, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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