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Table 2 Rate of tethering in non-cycling cells at G1 interphase of p (short arm) to q (long arm) subtelomeric signals in single homologues.

From: Chromosome loops arising from intrachromosomal tethering of telomeres occur at high frequency in G1 (non-cycling) mitotic cells: Implications for telomere capture

Chromosome Genome of cells Numbers and [Percentage] of p-q signal pairs** tethered (95% confidence limits) Numbers and [Percentage] of cells with all p-q signals tethered# (95% confidence limits).
4 Diploid 50/60 [83] (71–91%) 10/14 [72] (42–92%)
5 Diploid 123/148 [83] (76–89%) 26/41 [63] (47–78%)
7 Diploid 86/113 [76] (67–84%) 26/45 [58] (42–72%)
9 Diploid ND* ND*
10 Diploid 92/108 [85] (77–91%) 24/35 [69] (51–83%)
17 Diploid 62/76 [82] (71–90%) 13/28 [46] (28–66%)
20 Diploid 72/90 [80] (70–88%) 14/24 [58] (37–78%)
3 Triploid 25/30 [83] (65–94%) 5/10 [50] (19–81%)
6 Triploid 49/61 [80] (68–89%) 12/22 [55] (32–76%)
12 Triploid 57/82 [70] (58–79%) 8/24 [33] (16–55%)
18 Triploid 65/85 [77] (66–85%) 12/28 [43] (25–63%)
  1. ND-not determined. * Cross-hybridization between 9q and 18p prevented analysis.
  2. ** p-q subtelomere signal pairs scored, irrespective of cell numbers.
  3. #Separate scoring of discrete cells only; i.e. diploid cells with clearcut tethering of both p (short-arm) to q (long-arm) subtelomere signal pairs and triploid cells with all three p-q subtelomere signal pairs tethered.