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Female specific piRNA determines sex in silkworm

By | April 27, 2021

Men and women differ in many obvious ways and this sexual dimorphism results from the integration of two processes: sex determination and sexual differentiation. Scientists in the field unraveled the genetic and molecular mechanisms, which determines sex and this research mostly was aimed at understanding how the genes that encode proteins act as sex determinants.… Read More »