Disambiguation: homologous chromosomes

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at a glance Homologous Chromosomes
Two or more identical chromosomes....
at a glance Homologous Chromosomes
Homologous chromosomes contain the same cytological gene loci, and form bivalents in meiosis. The homology may not be perfect and the difference may be up to several hundred kilobases. The nonhomologous chromosomes may display substantial telomeric homology among several chromosomes. In molecular evolutionary...