Parallel Universes for Models of X Chromosome Dosage Compensation in Drosophila: A Review.


Dosage compensation in Drosophila involves an approximately 2-fold increase in expression of the single X chromosome in males compared to the per gene expression in females with 2 X chromosomes. Two models have been considered for an explanation. One proposes that the male-specific lethal (MSL) complex that is associated with the male X chromosome brings… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000445924


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