TRANSLOCATION

noun. the destruction of a large portion of DNA from one chromosome and its subsequent attachment to another chromosome. It is a form of chromosomal mutation.

TRANSLOCATION: "The genes appear to have been affected by translocation."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRANSLOCATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/translocation/ (accessed October 19, 2019).
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