girls by default?
Boys are boys thanks to the precocious action of ‘male’such as SRY. In the absence of male , the foetus becomes a girl. So are girls, girls by default? The concept dates from the 1950s and the question remains open…
OPN1MW: Thisis involved in red/green colour blindness, and is generally found in boys because there is no backup copy of this on the Y .
DMD: Thisis associated with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, characterized by muscle paralysis.
MECP2: Thisis associated with Rett syndrome (mental retardation).
a taxi for copper
ATP7A: Thisis involved in controlling the level of copper inside our .
NLGN3/NLGN4X: Theseare associated with autism.