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X Chromosome Inactivation
A dosage compensation process occurring at an early embryonic stage in mammalian development whereby, at random, one X CHROMOSOME of the pair is repressed in the somatic cells of females.
The numerical value of x chromosome inactivation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of x chromosome inactivation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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