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Wired for sex

Nature volume 533, pages 188189 (12 May 2016) | Download Citation

Analysis of a sensory neural circuit in the roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans reveals that its wiring is sex-specific, and arises through the elimination of connections that are originally formed in both sexes. See Article p.206

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  1. Douglas S. Portman is in the Department of Biomedical Genetics and the Center for Neural Development and Disease, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA.

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