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During this period of dynamic chromosome movement, the achiasmate homologs were connected by heterochromatic threads that can span large distances relative to the length of the developing spindle.
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- http://www.plosgenetics.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pgen.1000371 (When Segregation Hangs by a Thread by Giovanni Bosco)

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