somatic sex determination

The determination of sex and sexual phenotypes in an organism's soma. [GOC:ems]
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
Drosophila ovarian germ cells require Sex-lethal (Sxl) to exit from the stem cell state and to enter the differentiation pathway… (More)
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2008
2008
doublesex (dsx) encodes sex-specific transcription factors (DSX(F) in females and DSX(M) in males) that act at the bottom of the… (More)
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2007
2007
In Drosophila melanogaster, a pre-mRNA splicing hierarchy controls sexual identity and ultimately leads to sex-specific Doublesex… (More)
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1999
1999
Gametogenesis in males and females differs in many ways. An important difference in Drosophila is that recombination between… (More)
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1998
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1998
Sex-lethal (Sxl) is the master switch gene for somatic sex determination in Drosophila melanogaster. In XX animals, Sxl becomes… (More)
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1997
1997
With a focus on Sex-lethal (Sxl), the master regulator of Drosophila somatic sex determination, we compare the sex determination… (More)
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1996
1996
In D. melanogaster the binary switch gene Sex-lethal (Sxl) plays a pivotal role in somatic sex determination -- when the Sxl gene… (More)
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1994
1994
In response to the primary sex determination signal, X chromosome dose, the Sex-lethal gene controls all aspects of somatic sex… (More)
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1993
1993
Female sex determination in the germ line of Drosophila melanogaster is regulated by genes functioning in the soma as well as… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The doublesex gene of Drosophila melanogaster is the final member of a well characterized hierarchy of genes that controls… (More)
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