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The lack of sexually dimorphic difference between second-order neurons responding to cVA in males and females might not extend to all the olfactory system as revealed by analysis of the spinster (spin) gene. , 2013; Suzuki, Juni, & Yamamoto, 1997). , 2001). , 2013). , 2013). , 2013). , 2013). No gross anatomical defects were observed in these second-order neurons in spin mutants. spin is a component of the signaling pathway associated with the mTOR pathway that composes the core system for the homoeostasis of nutritional states (Nakayama, Kaiser, & Aigaki, 1997; Ribeiro & Dickson, 2010; Vargas, Luo, Yamaguchi, & Kapahi, 2010).
The switch from virgin-like to maternal state could also be under female control and forcing the female into isolation by removing her from all forms of social context (placing her alone in a vial) could induce the female to transition more quickly than a female in a social setting. Although Acps within the ejaculate may affect this process, the effect is lost due to isolation as male- and female-derived components would be working in the same direction. Future experiments should explore mating females to Acp-mutant males within different social contexts or different assays to explore this possibility.
This indicates that females integrate both these male sensory cues and that not one of them is absolutely required for receptivity. Therefore, female receptivity must be controlled by an area of the brain that not only receives input from several sensory modalities but also is capable of integrating this information and projecting to motor neurons that control copulation acceptance. The brain center controlling female receptivity has been broadly mapped using sex mosaic animals called gynandromorphs.