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International Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 165919, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/165919
Research Article

The Selfish Grandma Gene: The Roles of the X-Chromosome and Paternity Uncertainty in the Evolution of Grandmothering Behavior and Longevity

1Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3QY, UK
2Zentrum für Philosophie und Grundlagen der Wissenschaft, Universität Giessen, Otto-Behaghel-Straße 10 C, 35394 Giessen, Germany

Received 6 October 2010; Revised 7 December 2010; Accepted 18 January 2011

Academic Editor: Alberto Civetta

Copyright © 2011 Molly Fox 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.

How to Cite this Article

Molly Fox, Johannes Johow, and Leslie A. Knapp, “The Selfish Grandma Gene: The Roles of the X-Chromosome and Paternity Uncertainty in the Evolution of Grandmothering Behavior and Longevity,” International Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol. 2011, Article ID 165919, 9 pages, 2011. doi:10.4061/2011/165919