Search for dissertations about: "female heterogamety"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words female heterogamety.
University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Abstract : Identifying the processes involved in the evolution of suppressed recombination between sex chromosomes and understanding their consequences for the evolutionary dynamics of sex-linked loci have been major topics of research during the last century. In this thesis, I used the avian ZW system, where females are the heterogametic sex, to investigate the underlying processes in sex chromosome evolution in birds. READ MORE