X Chromosome Inactivation function

Known as: Chromosome Inactivation, X, X Inactivation, Inactivation, X 
A human early embryonic event in which in any given cell one of a female's two X chromosomes becomes inactivated and converted into a Barr body… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Once protein-coding, the X-inactivation center (Xic) is now dominated by large noncoding RNAs (ncRNA). X chromosome inactivation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
He travelled to the UK to print volumes of his book and then offered Birds of America to wealthy Britons. The copy now on sale… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
During X chromosome inactivation (XCI), Xist RNA coats and silences one of the two X chromosomes in female cells. Little is known… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The Polycomb group (PcG) protein Eed is implicated in regulation of imprinted X-chromosome inactivation in extraembryonic cells… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Dosage compensation in mammals is achieved by the transcriptional inactivation of one X chromosome in female cells. From the time… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Coating of the X chromosome by Xist RNA is an essential trigger for X inactivation. However, little is known about the early… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
X inactivation is a chromosome-specific form of genetic regulation in which thousands of genes on one homologue become silenced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
During X inactivation, mammalian female cells make the selection of one active and one inactive X chromosome. X chromosome choice… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The Xist gene has been proposed as a candidate for the X inactivation centre, the master regulatory switch locus that controls X… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
X-chromosome inactivation results in the cis-limited dosage compensation of genes on one of the pair of X chromosomes in… (More)
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