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XY sex-determination system

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XY_sex-determination_system

Nettie Stevens and Edmund Beecher Wilson are credited with independently discovering, in 1905, the chromosomal XY ...

X chromosome - Genetics Home Reference

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Some genes on the X chromosome escape X-inactivation. Many of these genes are located at the ends of each arm of the X chromosome in areas known as the ...

Five Facts about XX or XY | Gender Selection Authority

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Mar 4, 2014 ... Males have two distinct sex chromosomes (XY), and are called the ... form of genetic testing known as preimplantation genetic screening (PGS).

Does having a Y chromosome make someone a man? | Intersex ...

www.isna.org/faq/y_chromosome

Moreover, the SRY gene can be translocated onto an X chromosome (so that a 46 ... and there are dozens of genes on chromosomes other than the X and the Y  ...

The Y chromosome - National Human Genome Research Institute

www.genome.gov/27557513/the-y-chromosome-beyond-gender-determination/

May 30, 2014 ... Many generations ago the Y chromosome was large, and contained as many genes as the X chromosome. Now it is a fraction of its past size ...

Think gender comes down to X and Y chromosomes? Think again ...

www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/think-gender-comes-down-to-x-and-y-chromosomes-think-again/article24811543/

Jun 4, 2015 ... For example, genetic men with Klinefelter syndrome possess an extra X chromosome (XXY) or more rarely, two or three extra Xs (XXXY, ...

sex chromosome | genetics | Britannica.com

www.britannica.com/science/sex-chromosome

The X chromosome, being larger, carries many more genes than does the Y. Traits controlled by genes found only on the X chromosome are said to be ...

X chromosome | genetics | Britannica.com

www.britannica.com/science/X-chromosome

...the sex chromosomes, designated XX in females and XY in males. The loci of the blood group systems are on the autosomes, except for Xg, which is unique ...

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Sep 16, 2012 ... GENETICS 1: SEX LINKAGE: XY CHROMOSOMES AND GENDER ... How Sex Genes Are More Complicated Than You Thought - Duration: ...

What are X and Y Chromosome Variations? - AXYS

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Tools for Genetic Counselors & other Professionals · Brochures · FAQ · Library ... How common are variations in the number of X and/or Y chromosomes? ... Girls who are born with an extra X chromosome are referred to as Triple X or Trisomy ...

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WHO | Gender and Genetics

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The Y chromosome is small, carries few genes, and has abundant repetitive sequence, while the X ...

23andMe - Genetics 101: Where do your genes come from?

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The X and Y Chromosomes Determine Your Sex. One chromosome pair - the sex  ...

Big difference between the X and Y chromosomes - Understanding ...

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Mar 14, 2012 ... But as you'll see, all the genes on the Y chromosome aren't enough to make a ... Boys have an X and a Y and girls have two X chromosomes.