Tag: Prokaryotic Chromosome

Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Chromosome

Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Chromosome: Discovery– Chromosomes were discovered by Hofmeister in 1848 in pollen mother cells of Tradescantia. The term was coined by Waldeyer in 1888. Definition- These are thread-like structures that are responsible for the transmission of character from parents to offspring. Unique Feature- The most important feature of a chromosome is that they have …