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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X-linked congenital adrenal hypoplasia (CAH) is a very uncommon genetic disorder that is caused by an abnormality in the DAX-1 gene (dosage-sensitive sex reversal-adrenal hypoplasia congenita critical region on the X chromosome, gene 1 [NR0B1]), (1) was first introduced in 1948.