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What does XCI stand for?

XCI stands for X Chromosome Inactivation

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Chapters describe studies in areas such as sex chromosomes and gender differences, chromosomal versus phenotypic sex, genomic imprinting, X chromosome inactivation and gestational trophoblastic diseases, and mammalian X-linked gene function from X-monosomy and X-polysomy.
What led scientists to the process of X chromosome inactivation in the first place were some cats, though perhaps not calicos.