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Problem: How many Barr bodies would one expect to see in cells of Turner syndrome females and Klinefelter syndrome males respectively?

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Barr Body: inactivated X chromosome as a result of random X-inactivation

: X-inactivation occurs for dosage compensation

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How many Barr bodies would one expect to see in cells of Turner syndrome females and Klinefelter syndrome males respectively?

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