Sex-Linkage of Sexually Antagonistic Genes Is Predicted by Female, but Not Male, Effects in Birds

Evolutionary theory predicts that sexually antagonistic loci will be preferentially sex-linked, and this association can be empirically testes with data on sex-biased gene expression with the assumption that sex-biased gene expression represents the resolution of past sexual antagonism. However, inc...

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Published in:Evolution, Vol. 63, No. 6 (2009), p. 1464-1472
Main Author: Mank, Judith E.
Other Involved Persons: Ellegren, Hans
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1558-5646
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 2009 The Society for the Study of Evolution
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