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Genetics

29 December 2010

Brain gene a trigger for determining gender

Researchers are a step closer to unraveling the mysteries of human sexual development – through the activation of an ancient brain gene.

University of Adelaide researchers are a step closer to unraveling the mysteries of human sexual development, following genetic studies that show male mice can be created without a Y chromosome – through the activation of an ancient brain gene. 

The study

 

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