Nowadays it is very easy to catch a gynaecologist for sex determination
and sex selective abortions.
Satisfaction with sex composition of children, familiarity with various methods of embryo sex determination
and agreements with embryo sex determination
according to medical and non-medical reasons are summarized in table 3.
Repeatability of microenvironment-specific nesting behaviour in a turtle with environmental sex determination
Suffice to say his coming home puts to rest completely false and at times insensitive claims of sex determination
and alleged illegalities," he added.
Prenatal ultrasound scans should include a study of the genitals and should not only be used for sex determination
Where prenatal sex determination
and abortion are available, couples may resort to sex-selective abortion to achieve that goal.
This has been scientifically proven by the latest studies on ovulation and genetic sex determination
The authors of the study report, "Our findings raise the possibility that couples originating from India may be more likely than Canadian-born couples to use prenatal sex determination
and terminate a second or subsequent pregnancy if the fetus is female.
Over the last few years I have been working hard to increase my experience of foetal sex determination
, to give it its proper name.
in fish is a very complex and flexible process with respect to evolutionary patterns observed among genera and families, and within individuals is subject to modification by external factors.
A Fleming entitled 'Prenatal sex determination
by DNA amplification from maternal peripheral blood' published in the Lancet 1989 about Fetal DNA, and by Marion E.
Jackson goes beyond the details of experiments on nesting metabolism to talk about temperature sex determination
and hypotheses for why some green sea turtles nest on Ascension Island, but feed thousands of kilometers away off the coast of Brazil.
in plants is the focus of many studies (Charlesworth et al.
In certain cases that is quite straightforward: Cancer-related mutations can be used to some extent to determine the progress of disease (2), male chromosomal markers can be used for prenatal sex determination
(3), and, in a similar fashion, women who have received organ transplants from males can be monitored for the amount of organ-specific DNA (4,5).
ABSTRACT: The only published method for sex determination
in even-toed ungulates (i.