X Chromosome

Known as: Chromosomes, X, chromosomes x, Chromosome X 
The sex chromosome present in both sexes of species in which the male is the heterogametic sex. Two copies of the X chromosome are present in each… (More)

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2007
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2007
Differential DNA methylation is important for the epigenetic regulation of gene expression. Allele-specific methylation of the… (More)
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2006
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2006
Sporadic basal-like cancers (BLC) are a distinct class of human breast cancers that are phenotypically similar to BRCA1… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In female mammals, most genes on one X chromosome are silenced as a result of X-chromosome inactivation. However, some genes… (More)
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2005
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2005
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The human X chromosome has a unique biology that was shaped by its evolution as the sex chromosome shared by males and females… (More)
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2003
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2003
The male-specific region of the Y chromosome, the MSY, differentiates the sexes and comprises 95% of the chromosome's length… (More)
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2003
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2003
Sex chromosomes are primary determinants of sexual dimorphism in many organisms. These chromosomes are thought to arise via the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
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1992
The human androgen-receptor gene (HUMARA; GenBank) contains a highly polymorphic trinucleotide repeat in the first exon. We have… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
X-linked spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease) is an adult-onset form of motorneuron disease which may be… (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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1984
Highly Cited
1984
An X chromosome-linked mouse mutant (gene symbol, mdx) has been found that has elevated plasma levels of muscle creatine kinase… (More)
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