The organization and evolution of the human Y chromosome
Institute of Cell, Animal and Population Biology, University of Edinburgh, Ashworth Laboratories, Edinburgh EH9 2BR, UK
Genome Biology 2003, 4:226 doi:10.1186/gb-2003-4-9-226Published: 14 August 2003
The recent sequencing of a large chunk of euchromatin from the human Y chromosome is a technical tour de force. It answers some evolutionary questions about this unusual chromosome while raising others.