Answer

All female mammals have one active X chromosome per cell instead of two. What causes this

A) activation of the XIST gene on the X chromosome that will become the Barr body
B) activation of the BARR gene on one X chromosome, which then becomes inactive
C) inactivation of the XIST gene on the X chromosome derived from the male parent
D) attachment of methyl (CH3 ) groups to the X chromosome that will remain active


A