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

Brown, Simon
March 2010
Menopause International;Mar2010, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
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.


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