X-linked


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X-linked

 (ĕks′lĭngkt′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characterized by genes located on the X chromosome.

X-linked

(ˈɛksˌlɪŋkt)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to a trait controlled by a gene or genes on the Xchromosome.
2. of or pertaining to a gene on an Xchromosome.
[1945–50]

X-linked

(ĕks′lĭngkt′)
Relating to an inherited trait controlled by a gene on an X-chromosome.
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Adj.1.X-linked - relating to genes or characteristics or conditions carried on the X chromosome; "an X-linked mutation"
Translations

X-link·ed

a. rel. a caracteres genéticos que se relacionan con el cromosoma x.
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Here we report an Omani family wherein otherwise healthy and asymptomatic parents had three male newborn babies and one maternal uncle having features of congenital bilateral VCP suggesting X-linked recessive inheritance.
With reference to genotype on a single locus, there are twenty five different parent unions possible in nuclear pedigrees, six for each of autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, X-linked dominant, X-linked recessive (6+6+6+6 = 24) and one for Y-linked inheritance pattern.
Viking"), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders, today announced positive results from a 25-week proof-of-concept study of VK0214 in an in vivo model of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD).
X-linked juvenile retinoschisis (XLRS) is a hereditary retinal dystrophy with a prevalence ranging between 1:5,000 and 1:25,000.
Background: X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 1 (CMT1X) disease is one of the most common forms of inherited neuropathy caused by mutations in the gap junction beta-1 protein (GJB1) gene (also known as connexin 32).
Senthil comes to us after the recent initiation of the clinical trial for our second gene therapy candidate for X-linked retinitis pigmentosa, which has generated significant interest from ophthalmologists and patients.
As an x-linked recessive disorder, the incidence rate of XLA is around 0.
1,2] The most common type is an X-linked recessive disorder that occurs in 1 in every 30,000 males at birth.