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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Many species groups, including mammals and many insects, determine sex using heteromorphic sex chromosomes. Diptera flies, which… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The X chromosome often plays a central role in hybrid male sterility between species, but it is unclear if this reflects… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We describe a molecularly defined duplication kit for the X chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster. A set of 408 overlapping P… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We have exploited the high selectivity of the homing endonuclease I-PpoI for the X-linked Anopheles gambiae 28S ribosomal genes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Imprinted genes undergo epigenetic modifications during gametogenesis, which lead to transcriptional silencing of either the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
X-chromosome dosage compensation in Drosophila requires the male-specific lethal (MSL) complex, which up-regulates gene… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Sex chromosomes are primary determinants of sexual dimorphism in many organisms. These chromosomes are thought to arise via the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Dosage compensation in Drosophila involves a 2-fold increase in transcription from the single male X relative to the two female X… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have used elevated levels of plasma creatine phosphokinase activity to identify muscular dystrophy phenotypes in mice and to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A method that allows the specific cloning of DNA fragments absent from patients homozygous or hemizygous for chromosomal… Expand
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