[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/FT110100733]
Researchers Asst Prof Tariq Ezaz
Brief description Reptile sex determination is particularly fascinating because it is triggered either by genes on sex chromosomes or by the nest temperature. This project will identify and characterise candidate sex determining genes in a model reptile to understand how genes control sexual differentiation and how they interact with temperature.
Funding Amount $713,976
Funding Scheme Future Fellowships