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Sexual Identity is Something Your Organs Know a lot About

Sexual Identity is Something Your Organs Know a lot About

A new study published in Nature suggests that the stem cells that allow our organs to grow “know” their own sexual identity, and this influences how they function. These findings could explain why the prevalence of some diseases, such as certain cancers, differs between the sexes. Beyond the obvious reproduction-related anatomical differences between males and […]