Genetics of Sexual Differentiation and Sexually Dimorphic Behaviors

Edited by

  • Daisuke Yamamoto, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

The field of genetics is rapidly evolving and new medical breakthroughs are occuring as a result of advances in knowledge of genetics. This series continually publishes imporatnt reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.
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Audience

Geneticists, molecular biologists, neurobiologists

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2007
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-017660-1


Table of Contents

1. Genetic Control of Sex Differences in C. elegans Neurobiology and Behavior2. The Neural and Genetic Substrates of Sexual Behavior in Drosophila3. Sexual Differentiation of the Vocal Control System of Birds4. Gene Regulation as a Modulator of Social Prefernce in Voles5. Genetic Basis for MHC-dependent Mate Choice6. Molecular Biology of Peptide Pheromone Production and Reception in Mice7. Environmental Programming of Phenotypic Diversity in Female Reproductive Strategies8. Genomic Imprinting and the Evolution of Sex Differences in Mammalian Reproductive Strategies9. Sex Differences in Brain and Behavior: Hormones vs Genes