Study: The human Y chromosome may be lost

Thursday, July 16, 2009 - 19:14 in Biology & Nature

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., July 16 (UPI) -- U.S. scientists say a rapid evolution of the Y chromosome carried only by men has led to a rapid gene loss that might lead to the chromosome's disappearance.

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