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X Chromosome Silenced in Some Cancers in Males
A study finds that XIST, the gene that shuts down one X chromosome in people who have two, is linked to cancer in males. 
X Chromosome Silenced in Some Cancers in Males
X Chromosome Silenced in Some Cancers in Males

A study finds that XIST, the gene that shuts down one X chromosome in people who have two, is linked to cancer in males. 

A study finds that XIST, the gene that shuts down one X chromosome in people who have two, is linked to cancer in males. 

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