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Contact: Margaret Coulombe
margaret.coulombe@asu.edu
480-727-8934
Arizona State University

200-Year-Old Question of Sex Determination Answered

Caption: Arizona State University Provost Robert E. Page, Jr. and scientists in Germany and France have uncovered the key to sex determination in honey bees, one of the most important questions in developmental genetics.

Credit: Jacob Sahertian

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