Chromatin is the genetic makeup of chromosomes, consisting of DNA and proteins.

In 2369, Julian Bashir and Jadzia Dax noticed that the chromatin pattern of a subject they were studying was changing, making them realize that the subject was becoming humanoid. (DS9 episode: "A Man Alone")

Bashir and Shannon, a crewmember of the USS Aldebaran, spent several years corresponding on chromatin formation. (DS9 - Avatar novel: Book One)

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