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Sex Determination: Why So Many Ways of Doing It?

  • Doris Bachtrog mail,

    dbachtrog@berkeley.edu

    Affiliation: University of California, Berkeley, Department of Integrative Biology, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Judith E. Mank,

    Affiliation: University College London, Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, London, United Kingdom

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  • Catherine L. Peichel,

    Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Divisions of Human Biology and Basic Sciences, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Mark Kirkpatrick,

    Affiliation: University of Texas, Department of Integrative Biology, Austin, Texas, United States of America

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  • Sarah P. Otto,

    Affiliation: University of British Columbia, Department of Zoology, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Tia-Lynn Ashman,

    Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh, Department of Biological Sciences, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • Matthew W. Hahn,

    Affiliation: Indiana University, Department of Biology, Bloomington Indiana, United States of America

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  • Jun Kitano,

    Affiliation: National Institute of Genetics, Ecological Genetics Laboratory, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan

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  • Itay Mayrose,

    Affiliation: Tel Aviv University, Department of Molecular Biology and Ecology of Plants, Tel Aviv, Israel

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  • Ray Ming,

    Affiliation: University of Illinois, Department of Plant Biology, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Nicolas Perrin,

    Affiliation: University of Lausanne, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Laura Ross,

    Affiliation: University of Oxford, Department of Zoology, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Nicole Valenzuela,

    Affiliation: Iowa State University, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Ames, Iowa, United States of America

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  • Jana C. Vamosi,

    Affiliation: University of Calgary, Department of Biological Sciences, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  • The Tree of Sex Consortium

    Membership of the Tree of Sex Consortium is provided in the Acknowledgments.

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  • Published: July 01, 2014
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001899

About the Authors

Doris Bachtrog
University of California, Berkeley, Department of Integrative Biology, Berkeley, California, United States of America
Judith E. Mank
University College London, Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, London, United Kingdom
Catherine L. Peichel
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Divisions of Human Biology and Basic Sciences, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Mark Kirkpatrick
University of Texas, Department of Integrative Biology, Austin, Texas, United States of America
Sarah P. Otto
University of British Columbia, Department of Zoology, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Tia-Lynn Ashman
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Biological Sciences, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Matthew W. Hahn
Indiana University, Department of Biology, Bloomington Indiana, United States of America
Jun Kitano
National Institute of Genetics, Ecological Genetics Laboratory, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
Itay Mayrose
Tel Aviv University, Department of Molecular Biology and Ecology of Plants, Tel Aviv, Israel
Ray Ming
University of Illinois, Department of Plant Biology, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States of America
Nicolas Perrin
University of Lausanne, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Lausanne, Switzerland
Laura Ross
University of Oxford, Department of Zoology, Oxford, United Kingdom
Nicole Valenzuela
Iowa State University, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
Jana C. Vamosi
University of Calgary, Department of Biological Sciences, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Corresponding Author

Email: dbachtrog@berkeley.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.