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The findings suggested that paternal and maternal versions of the histone variants are mediating a conflict over how to allocate resources to the offspring during pregnancy.DNA’s Histone Spools Hint at How Complex Cells Evolved|Viviane Callier|May 10, 2021|Quanta Magazine
My husband read him a children’s book about an Auschwitz survivor, “The Number on My Grandfather’s Arm,” and used it as an entree to tell the story of Sophie, Simon’s paternal grandmother.Duxbury High’s antisemitism scandal is more evidence that parents need to do better. Here’s how.|Linda K. Wertheimer|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
The most familiar model of the nuclear family still includes paternal roles which are inherently patriarchal, and often misogynist.
Her paternal grandmother, a federal worker, went to court days after Makenzie died, asking for and receiving custody of Anderson’s two other children, who are now 2 and 5 years old.This D.C. baby’s mother was charged with her death. But nothing is solved.|Petula Dvorak|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
He called it Odessa, after the native Ukrainian city of his paternal grandfather.Bruce Sklarew, psychiatrist who created grief-therapy program, dies at 88|Bart Barnes|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
Thus, like Michael Corleone, Abel is a man living with a paternal figure looming over his life.
Barrett had chanced to place a paternal hand on her head as he passed the microphone to the student next to her.11 Children Shot in Milwaukee, One in Her Grandpa's Lap|Michael Daly|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It has been helping connect paternal half-siblings with each other and their donors since 2000.
The older brother, Henry McCollum, had come to embrace the real killer as a paternal figure.How the North Carolina GOP Made a Wrongfully Convicted Man a Death Row Scapegoat|Michael Daly|September 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Eric Jr. now helped his sobbing mother over to the front pew and his equally grief-stricken paternal grandmother, Gwendolyn Carr.
She had some secret on her mind, which utterly baffled even the Jew's paternal sagacity.
M. Roland, on the other hand, looked with placid and paternal admiration upon the brilliant girl.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Mr. Hammertons face was worth another check; 99 he looked down at her from his high stool in a grave, paternal fashion.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
Nevertheless, she brought up her children to the highest respect for paternal authority, however imaginary it was for them.Juana|Honore de Balzac
Excusez, Monsieur, ce long barbouillage dont j'ai pris la libert de vous importuner, ou pardonnez tout l'amour paternal.