Correspondence between Ferguson-Smith and Dr Elizabeth A Ferris on a proposed joint article on chromosomal abnormalities and the sex test of femininity
- 9 Jan 1980-9 Mar 1981
- UGC 188/8/3
- Part of
- Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, geneticist, Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Glasgow, Scotland
- Archives and manuscripts
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Also includes correspondence between Dr Elizabeth A Ferris and Professor Arnold H Beckett (passed on to Ferguson-Smith) about her concerns over the use of the "femininity test" and the likelihood of errors in the results, and a detailed letter from Dr Eduoardo Hay, physician in Mexico with specialist knowledge of gender testing, on the use of the femininity test in Olympic games and the procedures involved.