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Are Males Really Necessary? Good News for the Future of the Y-Chromosome


Men Can Rest Easy: Sex Chromosomes Are Here to Stay ScienceDaily (May 8, 2012) — Fears that sex-linked chromosomes, such as the male Y chromosome, are doomed to extinction have been refuted in a new genetic study which examines the sex … Continue reading

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Do We Need the Y-Chromosome?


It has been said that men are useful in war and that (wo)mankind could do well with a (relatively) small number of sperm donors to contribute the appropriate gamete.  This may prove false.  Sex Reversal Gene: Male Mice Can Be … Continue reading

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