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Meaning of TELOMERE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  either (free) end of a eukaryotic chromosome; "telomeres act as caps to keep the sticky ends of chromosomes from randomly clumping together"
 

TELOMERE is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: chromosome, end

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The ends of chromosomes. These specialized structures are involved in the replication and stability of linear DNA molecules. See DNA replication.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: 
  1. The end of a chromosome.
  2. The end of a chromosome. This specialized structure is involved in the replication and stability of linear DNA molecules.
 

 

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