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Ohno, Susumu

  1. Ulrich Wolf

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0006240

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Wolf, U. 2006. Ohno, Susumu. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

Abstract

Ohno Susumu (1928–2000) was a Korean-American geneticist, who studied the role of genes in evolution and sex determination.

Keywords:

  • cytogenetics;
  • X chromosome;
  • gene duplication;
  • one-to-four rule