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How do you define a male-biased gene and a female-biased gene as they are found in the abstract of this article.

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    $\begingroup$ perhaps by strong difference in expression between two sexes. $\endgroup$
    – WYSIWYG
    May 23, 2014 at 10:12
  • $\begingroup$ WYSIWYG yes, that's what I was thinking too. Let's wait and see if someone can make sure of this. $\endgroup$
    – Remi.b
    May 24, 2014 at 8:09

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In the linked paper, the authors discuss this as sex-based gene expression that evolved by sex-specific selection. The expression is not limited to one sex (which are sex-limited genes). Sex-biased genes are expressed by both sexes, but differently between sexes.

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