Computationally straighted C. elegans meiotic chromosome from the late pachytene region of the germ line; stained by HTP-3 and COSA-1

Animation of how the Gonad Linearization Algorithm takes nuclei along a curved (non-linear) gonad and determines their relative position along the distal-proximal axis of the C. elegans germline. (courtesy of E. Toraason)

Libuda Lab home page button; DSBs marked by RAD-51 foci in a single C. elegans germ cell nucleus