Table 2.

Origin of Telomeres Acquired by Chromosomes Donating NRTs

Donor telomere statusNo. of metaphases (total of 60)% of metaphases
No telomere2948
Telomere acquired
31
52
Mechanism of telomere acquisition
No. of metaphases (total of 31)
% of donor chromosomes with telomere
Nonreciprocal translocation1342
Duplication/translocation1445
    From another chromosome(7)(22.5)
    From other arm of donor(7)(22.5)
Translocation with donor lost413