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X Chromosome Inactivation

"X Chromosome Inactivation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A dosage compensation process occurring at an early embryonic stage in mammalian development whereby, at random, one X CHROMOSOME of the pair is repressed in the somatic cells of females.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "X Chromosome Inactivation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "X Chromosome Inactivation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 146 publications over 19 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2016
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