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Researchers Peek at the Early Evolution of Sex Chromosomes
August 6, 2012
Two new studies offer insight into sex chromosome evolution by focusing on papaya, a multimillion dollar crop plant with a sexual problem (as far as growers are concerned) and a complicated past. The findings are described in two papers in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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