Authored by: Kimball Nill

Glossary of Biotechnology and Agrobiotechnology Terms

Print publication date:  July  2016
Online publication date:  September  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498758208
eBook ISBN: 9781315367811
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A sex chromosome that usually occurs paired in each female cell and single (i.e., unpaired) in each male cell in those species in which the male typically has two unlike sex chromosomes (e.g., humans). See also Chromosomes, Imprinting, Epigenetic, DNA methylation.


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