Activity: Sex of the body (2)

Let’s look at some additional examples of how sex chromosomes structure and regulate our bodies. In the table below, click on the play button and then roll over the body dimensions with your mouse to reveal how they are structured and regulated differently by sex chromosomes.

Click here to open up the full table in a separate tab.

Source: Adapted from Johnson, Greaves, & Rupta. (2009). Better science with sex and gender: A primer for health research. Original available here.

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