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Author Richardson, Sarah S., 1980-
Title Sex itself : the search for male and female in the human genome / Sarah S. Richardson.
Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  QH600.5 .R53 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 311 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sex itself -- The odd chromosomes -- How the X and Y became the sex chromosomes -- A new molecular science of sex -- A chromosome for maleness -- Sexing the X -- The search for the sex-determining gene -- Save the males! -- Are men and women as different as humans and chimpanzees? -- Gender and the human genome.
Subject Sex chromosomes.
Human genome.
Sex differences.
ISBN 022608468X cloth alkaline paper
9780226084688 cloth alkaline paper
9780226084718 (e-book)
OCLC number 840937252