It is quite possible that there are other species of reptiles with more complicated scenarios of temperature reversal of chromosomal sex. Genes Dev. In the late s, James J. Published online Feb 9. We are conducting additional studies of this gene to explore its potential role in TSD in the snapping turtle.
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Synergism between temperature and hormones has also been identified in these systems. Views Read Edit View history. Many researchers subsequently used the technique to study the impact of other steroids, steroid receptor antagonists, and steroidogenic enzyme inhibitors on sex determination.
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