Unmasking a role for sex chromosomes in gene silencing

Danielle M. Maatouk, Blanche Capel*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Several sexually dimorphic phenotypes correlate with sex-chromosome dosage rather than with phenotypic sex. New research suggests that sex chromosome dimorphism helps to regulate gene silencing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number134
JournalGenome biology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 27 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Cell Biology


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