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Dynamic MRI scans of brain function have shown that TS women have standard female patterns of brain activity in the lymbic system too.
Even at a few months old, girls react quite differently to various stimuli. It's quite a basic thing, embedded in the lymbic nucleus rather than the relatively unorganised cerebrum.
In certain ways, though not others, autopsies on TS women have shown that their brains are feminised.
Gender is not a social construct, but a biological one.
Most Gender Role though is purely a social construct, and will differ between societies.