TABLE 4

Frequency of MLH1 foci observed in each 5% SC length interval (starting from the centromere) for all 19 autosomal SCs of normal mice (n = 45 sets of SCs)

Frequency of foci (%)
SC length intervals (%)Only SCs with one focusOnly SCs with two fociSCs with one to three foci
0–50.00.60.2
5–100.00.60.3
10–150.66.53.0
15–200.86.52.9
20–251.67.03.5
25–305.25.65.3
30–355.28.46.3
35–405.06.55.6
40–456.14.85.7
45–506.01.74.5
50–555.20.83.6
55–605.21.13.7
60–655.21.13.8
65–706.11.44.4
70–758.23.96.6
75–807.52.05.5
80–858.68.48.4
85–9010.08.49.3
90–9511.118.513.7
95–1002.56.24.0
Total100.1100.0100.3
Total no. of foci6383561006