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Chromosome Origami Organelles model
Colourful Chromosomes

Colourful Chromosomes

Origami Organelles
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A colourful new way to teach genetics!

Your students can make human chromosomes out of paper and hold them in their hands! Based on real chromosomes mapped using fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH), this set contains the complete karyotype of a human, plus some extra chromosomes to discuss chromosomal abnormalities.

Cover chromosome pairing, trisomy (including Down’s Syndrome), translocation and deletions with this set!

What are Origami Organelles?

Includes full colour Powerpoint class presentation!

Takes just 20 minutes! Dimensions: largest chromosome 13cm/5in long.

Download includes: instructions, colour & mono model templates, and Powerpoint file

All you need: paper, scissors and tape.

Origami Organelles are downloadable paper models that you print and make as many time as you like! When you purchase a model, you are licensed for unlimited use on a single site or campus.