Chapter 12. Mechanisms of Dosage Compensation

  1. Bryan M. Turner

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750629.ch13

Chromatin and Gene Regulation: Mechanisms in Epigenetics

Chromatin and Gene Regulation: Mechanisms in Epigenetics

How to Cite

Turner, B. M. (ed) (2001) Mechanisms of Dosage Compensation, in Chromatin and Gene Regulation: Mechanisms in Epigenetics, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750629.ch13

Editor Information

  1. The Medical School, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780865427433

Online ISBN: 9780470750629

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Keywords:

  • compensation;
  • sex determination;
  • inactivation;
  • developmental biology;
  • Drosophila

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods of sex determination

  • Dosage compensation in mammals

  • Dosage compensation in Drosophila

  • Dosage compensation in C. elegans

  • Lessons from dosage compensation