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Top, Spectral karyogram of normal human male chromosomes. Image by Nallasivam Palanisamy, Ph., Michigan Center for Translational Pathology. Bottom, Spectral karyogram of a breast cancer cell line. Image by Mira Grigorova and Paul Edwards