Subcategory (RNA class) for XACT Gene
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Aliases for XACT Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for XACT Gene
This gene produces a spliced long non-coding RNA that is thought to play a role in the control of X-chromosome inactivation (XCI). This transcript has been shown to specifically coat the active X chromosome in human pluripotent cells. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2015]
GeneCards Summary for XACT Gene
XACT (X Active Specific Transcript) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the lncRNA class.