sex test

sex test

n.
A method of determining genetic sex by examination of stained smears of buccal mucosal squamous epithelial cells for Barr bodies; normal females have one per cell nucleus and normal males have none.
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SC wants urgent measures to stop search engines from advertising sex test kits & addresses of sex determination clinics abroad
It takes DNA from 24 sites with two components in each, so it gives you 48 components plus a sex test.
Iran's covering body for the popular sport has made it mandatory for women to undergo the sex test after it was revealed that several top players were men.
A MAN who demanded a sex test after a schoolgirl runaway spent the night in his home has saved himself from jail.
More than 200 years later, the Swedish writer, Lawrence Banck reports a similar sex test.
SEX test runner Caster Semenya has been "completely shattered" by claims she is half male, her spokeswoman said.
I mean if every woman who looked like a man had to undergo a sex test then your average bingo hall would be empty.
WELL done to world athletics chiefs for grabbing the bull by the short and curlies and ordering women's 800 metres champ Caster Semenya to have a sex test over fears she is a man.
An early sex test is already available on the NHS for those whose babies are at risk of gender-specific genetic conditions such as the wasting disease muscular dystrophy.
Building on its mission of helping single adults find meaningful, long-standing and compatible relationships, TRUE invites all singles to join the more than 140,000 Americans who have already experienced the world's first smart, computerized, adaptive, scientifically based relationship readiness sex test that is taking the single's scene by storm -- SEXPLORATION.
The sex test is very controversial because it's not clear that you want to broadly facilitate the ability of people to sex-select embryos at a very early stage," Charles R.