TITLE

How women stay feminine may be in the hands of a single gene

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Simon
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Menopause International;Mar2010, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of genes on the feminine or masculine features of women after menopause, in reference to a study in a December 2009 issue of the journal "Cell." Results of the study revealed that gender does not only depend on the arrangement of chromosomes. It was discovered that a gene located on a non-sex chromosome could have an impact on the cells in the ovaries.
ACCESSION #
51832715

 

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