Definition of autosomal in English:

autosomal

adjective

Biology
  • See autosome

    • ‘For autosomal transgenes, both males and females were used for classification.’
    • ‘After germline transformation, two autosomal transgenic lines were recovered.’
    • ‘Tumor suppressor genes are located on autosomal chromosomes.’
    • ‘Another significant aspect of our study is the experimental determination of haplotypes for an autosomal gene.’
    • ‘Throughout the article only autosomal chromosome segments are considered.’