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April 2019

Distinguished Professor Lecture — Dr. Rachel M. Bowden

Date:
Thursday, April 4th
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Sex (Determination) but Were Afraid to Ask Professor Bowden will introduce you to the variety of ways that animals determine the sex of their offspring, focusing on temperature-dependent sex determination and the basis for why it exists and persists in reptiles. Professor Bowden will then highlight some of the major findings from her group’s work: (i) what we have learned about the respective roles of the female and the embryo in modulating the…