Term Information [More information on X chromosome]

Accession
GO:0000805
Name
X chromosome
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
The sex chromosome present in both sexes of species in which the male is the heterogametic sex. Two copies of the X chromosome are present in each somatic cell of females and one copy is present in males. Source: GOC:mah, ISBN:0582227089
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0000805 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of X chromosome (GO:0000805)
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X chromosome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
X chromosome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
X chromosome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
X chromosome [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
X chromosome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
X chromosome [Inferred related_to relation] related_to (inferred) reproduction (GO:0000003)
X chromosome [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular organelle (GO:0043229)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) non-membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043228)
X chromosome [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) reproductive process (GO:0022414)
X chromosome [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) developmental process involved in reproduction (GO:0003006)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043232)
X chromosome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) chromosome (GO:0005694)
X chromosome [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) sex determination (GO:0007530)
X chromosome [is_a relation] is_a  sex chromosome (GO:0000803)
Children of X chromosome (GO:0000805)
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Barr body (GO:0001740) [is_a relation] is_a  X chromosome
X chromosome located dosage compensation complex, transcription activating (GO:0016456) [part_of relation] part_of  X chromosome
Wikipedia
X_chromosome