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Sex role

sex role

The degree to which an individual acts out a stereotypical masculine or feminine role in everyday behaviour.

Compare: gender role.


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reproductive sytem

... both urine and semen. For the last bit I'd go with thinking about which sex hormones have a significant effect elsewhere - think about oestrogen ... of material - take your pick! Sex hormones are meant to have an ancient role in body function, and so their roles are very diverse.

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:49 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
Replies: 1
Views: 2289

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Galton, S. G. Morton, H. H. Goddard, and Sir Cyril Burt, (3) the role of early IQ testers in determining U.S. immigration policy, (4) The Bell Curve controversy and the reality of g, (5) race/sex/social class differences in brain size and IQ, (6) Cesare Lombroso and the ...

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by GrowingAtrophy
Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 258260

Bone remodelling

... preventing the accumulation of old bone. It also plays an important role in maintaining plasma calcium homeostasis. The regulation of bone remodeling ... hormones such as growth hormone, glucocorticoids, thyroid hormones, and sex hormones. Factors such as insulin-like growth factors (IGFs), prostaglandins, ...

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by matrix23
Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
Replies: 11
Views: 33281

Re:

... it is more about co evolution between organisms, and mostly about the role of sex in evolution. HTH Patrick Oh, oops. I guess, in the future, I should read the entire thread, ...

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by jakesully
Sun Jul 04, 2010 11:34 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Human evolution
Replies: 48
Views: 40418

Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... relationships and history, recombination may have played a crucial role in generating many of the taxonomic groups we recognize (Koonin & ... for the evolution of recombination and hence some aspects of sexual reproduction tend to ®t into one of two standard classes : (1) that ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
Replies: 2
Views: 34777
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