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Sex bias in trials and treatment must end

Nature volume 465, pages 688689 (10 June 2010) | Download Citation

Gender inequalities in biomedical research are undermining patient care. In the first of three related pieces, Alison M. Kim, Candace M. Tingen and Teresa K. Woodruff call on journals, funding agencies and researchers to give women parity with men, in studies and in the clinic.

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  1. Alison M. Kim, Candace M. Tingen and Teresa K. Woodruff are in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA. Teresa K. Woodruff is also in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology.  tkw@northwestern.edu

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    • , Candace M. Tingen
    •  & Teresa K. Woodruff

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