Sex, Sex, Sex...

It is all around us but what does it really mean. Vortex takes a new spin to the word and makes it all PG

Minkina et al. DMRT1 protects male gonadal cells from retinoid-dependent sexual transdifferentiation.
http://www.cell.com/developmental-cell/references/S1534-5807%2814%2900237-8


Tony DeFalco: DMRT1 Keeps Masculinity Intact
http://www.cell.com/developmental-cell/fulltext/S1534-5807%2814%2900335-9

 

Estrogen in waterways
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/estrogen-in-waterways/

 

 

Interesting news from last week’s Nature (published 18/2/2015).

A Pregnant woman finds out she is partially a male.

A man at his 70’s found out he had a womb.

Are we thinking too black and white about sexes???


http://www.nature.com/news/sex-redefined-1.16943?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20150219

 

Listen to the show

Radio 4EB has had difficulties with their On Demand service so we need to offer our podcast here without music due to copyright infringements.

Here is the podcast and the list of songs that were played during the show. If you listen to podcast, stop for every sting (short advertisement) and select a song that fits the talked subject.

Listen Vortex Show Aired 23.02.2015

 

1. Salt-N-Pepa: Let's talk about sex  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydrtF45-y-g

2. Luke Pilgrim: Y Chromosome cliche http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/l/luke_pilgrim/y_chromosome_cliche.html (no videos available)

3. Rhett & Link: Epic rap battle of manliness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EzDRpkfaO4

4. Dan Hill: Sometimes when we touch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IATz8ZVTALo