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Autosome

Known as: Autosomal, autosomes 
A chromosome not involved in sex determination. The diploid human genome consists of a total of 46 chromosomes which includes 22 pairs of autosomes.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The history of human population size is important for understanding human evolution. Various studies have found evidence for a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Monoallelic expression with random choice between the maternal and paternal alleles defines an unusual class of genes comprising… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The human X chromosome has a unique biology that was shaped by its evolution as the sex chromosome shared by males and females… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Several proteins implicated in the pathogenesis of polycystic kidney disease (PKD) localize to cilia. Furthermore, cilia are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The male-specific region of the Y chromosome, the MSY, differentiates the sexes and comprises 95% of the chromosome's length… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Haplotype-based methods offer a powerful approach to disease gene mapping, based on the association between causal mutations and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
To study the genomic divergences among hominoids and to estimate the effective population size of the common ancestor of humans… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
A handful of autosomal genes in the mammalian genome are inherited in a silent state from one of the two parents, and in a fully… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We report the most extensive physically anchored linkage map for cattle produced to date. Three-hundred thirteen genetic markers… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A genetic polymorphism in the metabolism of the anticonvulsant drug (S)-mephenytoin has been well documented in humans. There are… Expand
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