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WHAT DOES X-CHROMOSOME MEAN IN ENGLISH?
The X chromosome is one of the two sex-determining chromosomes in many animal species, including mammals, and is found in both males and females. It is a part of the XY sex-determination system and X0 sex-determination system. The X chromosome was named for its unique properties by early researchers, which resulted in the naming of its counterpart Y chromosome, for the next letter in the alphabet, after it was discovered later.
The translations of X-chromosome from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «X-chromosome» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «X-CHROMOSOME» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «X-chromosome» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «X-chromosome» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about X-chromosome
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «X-CHROMOSOME»
Discover the use of X-chromosome in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to X-chromosome and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Regulation of DNA Methylation and XChromosome Inactivation ...
Yin Shen. modifications and DNA methylation that complete and stabilize the
inactive state of the Xist-coated X chromosome (56, 64). In contrast, on the active
X chromosome, the Xist gene becomes completely silent and its promoter is
Yin Shen, 2008
Reproductive Isolation and XChromosome Meiotic Drive in ...
Linkage Maps Previous studies have provided evidence for a large Xchromosome inversion or inversion complex that is associated with sex
chromosome meiotic drive in C. dalmanni (Johns et al. 2005, Chapter 3 of this
Sarah J. Christianson, 2007
Catalogue of Unbalanced Chromosome Aberrations in Man
Gonadal dysfunction is believed to occur if the breakpoint in the X chromosome is
situated within the segment (X) (ql3^q26) (Sarto et al. 1973; Phelan et al. 1977;
Summitt et al. 1977; Leddet-Chevallier et al. 1981; Carpenter 1983).
Albert Schinzel, 2001
Human Heredity: Principles and Issues
Males, in contrast, are XY and carry only one copy of the X chromosome. Most
genes on the X chromosome are not found on the Y XY chromosome. This
means that males carrying an X chromosome gene for / \ a recessive disorder
such as ...
Michael Cummings, 2013
Cytogenetics of the Mammalian XChromosome
Avery A. Sandberg, 1983
Yen and Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology: Physiology, ...
form duplexes in vivo that are processed to small RNAs, most likely on the active
X chromosome in a Dicer-dependent manner, implicating RNA interference (
RNAi) in X chromosome inactivation.177 X-inactivation occurs early in
Jerome Frank Strauss, Robert L. Barbieri, 2009
Competition Science Vision
A daughter can inherit a sex-linked recessive disorder or trait if her father is
affected and her mother is a carrier she inherits one effected X-chromosome from
each parent. Females usually do not exhibit sex-linked traits because they inherit
THE X IN SEX
A survey of the latest research on the X chromosome reveals the role of "X" in determining sex and susceptibility to disease, while also tracing its cultural history.
David Bainbridge, 2003
Human Molecular Biology: An Introduction to the Molecular ...
In humans dosage compensation is achieved via a process of chromosomal
condensation termed X chromosome inactivation (lyonization; Figure 16. 19)
which can thus be considered a form of whole-chromosomal imprinting for
R. J. Epstein, 2003
The Real Science Behind the X-Files: Microbes, Meteorites, ...
On the contrary, having only a single X chromosome is not always in the best
interest of men. By having only a single version of every gene on the Xchromosome, men are more likely than women to have genetic diseases that
involve faulty X ...
Anne Simon, 2001
6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «X-CHROMOSOME»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term X-chromosome is used in the context of the following news items.
First X-Chromosome Related Cause of Male Infertility Identified
We found a deletion in part of the DNA coding of the testis-expressed gene 11 (TEX11) on the X-chromosome, which men inherit from their mothers. «Medical Research News and Interviews on MedicalResearch.com, Jun 15»
Researchers Discover How lncRNA Silences Entire Chromosome
In contrast, males only contain one X chromosome (along with a Y chromosome). However, like males, females only need one copy of each X-chromosome ... «Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Apr 15»
Duplication of gene on X chromosome causes gigantism
Researchers believe they've isolated a portion of the X-chromosome responsible for growth -- and where the gene duplication that causes gigantism occurs. «UPI.com, Dec 14»
The X-Chromosome Factor: Haden-Guest on an Art Season of (Too …
“Innocents,” Moby's show of big photographs at Emmanuel Fremin at 547 West 27th looked at once placid and uncanny, a good combo. I needed a quote from ... «New York Observer, Oct 14»
The X-(Chromosome) Factor: Women Truly Are the Tougher Sex …
Researchers from Ghent University in Belgium have determined that the secret to women's super immune systems lies in their extra X-chromosome. These ... «TIME, Sep 11»
Women get extra dose of X-chromosome genes
Every woman carries a double dose of the X chromosome, whereas men carry one X and a Y. Women don't express both copies of the X chromosome in their ... «Nature.com, Mar 05»
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