What Is the Composition of a Chromosome?

Answer

A chromosome is made of DNA and proteins. Each chromosome contains 60% protein and 40% DNA. These are then broken down to other components like the DNA is made of nucleotides while proteins are made of histone.
Reference:
Q&A Related to "What Is the Composition of a Chromosome?"
Carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, and phosphorus. The precise ratio will depend on the exact sequence of base pairs.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_chemical_com...
Klinefelter syndrome (47,XXY seminiferous
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-chromos...
I hope I understand and that my answer makes sense. The chromosomes are changed, because 'cross(ing) over' causes new combinations of alleles to be directed into the daughter cells.
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201304...
45 XO. Henry Turner, US endocrinologist
http://www.funtrivia.com/en/subtopics/Medical-Epon...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com