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About: erideout

Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. My lab studies the molecular mechanisms underlying sex differences in growth, stress responses and lifespan in fruit flies.

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New insights into sex differences in Drosophila development and physiology

Posted by on May 27th, 2016

Bruno Hudry and Elizabeth J. Rideout Male and female fruit flies differ in many aspects of development and physiology. For example, males and females differ in abdominal pigmentation, sex comb formation, courtship behaviours, the development and wiring of the central nervous system, internal reproductive organs, and genital morphology. Many elegant studies on the genes that[…]