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  • Genetics
  • issue regarding transgender individuals' use of public restrooms has made me think about how I've handled sex and gender in my human genetics textbook. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Here, we aimed to identify familial and sex-differential risk loci in the largest available, uniformly ascertained, densely genotyped sample of multiplex ASD families from the Autism Genetics Resource Exchange (AGRE), and to compare results with earlier findings from AGRE. (biomedcentral.com)
  • loci
  • Large samples appear to yield more consistent results, and sex-stratified analyses facilitate the identification of sex-differential risk loci, suggesting that linkage analyses in large cohorts are useful for identifying heritable risk loci. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 2 or more genes that are often inherited together as a result of having loci in proximity to each other on the same chromosome. (brainscape.com)
  • testis
  • Analysis of such individuals has revealed some of the molecules involved in sex determination, including one called SRY, which is important for testis formation. (novapublishers.com)
  • detect
  • By working with The Focus Foundation, clinicians will be able to detect disorders earlier, changing the course of patients' lives," said Dekel Gelbman, CEO of FDNA. (bio-medicine.org)
  • cancer
  • EPFL scientists have identified a protein that caps chromosomes during cell division and protect them from oxidative damage and shortening, which are associated with aging and cancer. (medicalxpress.com)