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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 587460, 8 pages
The Variety of Vertebrate Mechanisms of Sex Determination
Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, Saint-Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg 199034, Russia
Received 27 February 2013; Revised 26 September 2013; Accepted 28 October 2013
Academic Editor: Vassily Lyubetsky
Copyright © 2013 Antonina V. Trukhina et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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