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A chromosome that is not a sex chromosome.

au′to·so′mal (-sō′məl) adj.
au′to·so′mal·ly adv.


(Biology) in the manner of an autosome
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Adenosine deaminase deficiency: frequency and comparative pathology in autosomally recessive severe combined immunodeficiency.
However, sex expression appears to be somewhat determined autosomally, with an X/autosome dosage type chromosome system (Ainsworth, 2000).
The genes responsible for the strain difference in female production are autosomally encoded and identified as fatty-acyl reductase while the gene(s) underlying male response has(have) been found to be sex-linked but have not been identified yet.
INTRODUCTION: Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS) is an autosomally inherited genetic disorder that affects the connective tissues of the body.
IIL-3i]) indicated that these inversions were not acting autosomally (Shields and Kratochvil, 2011).
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