Chapter 15

  1. sexlinked gene
    • A gene located on either sex chromosome
    • X-linked genes
    • -X chromosome contains approximately 1,100genes
  2. X-linked recessive
    father will transmit the mutant allele to all daughters but to nosons.
  3. Barr body
    The inactive X in each cell of a female condenses into a compact object
  4. XIST
    becomes active only on the chromosome that willbecome the Barr body
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Chapter 15
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