The genes responsible for fighting off disease-causing bacteria and viruses are found in a group of genes called the major histocompatibility complex, or MHC.

Different people have various versions of these genes - and it turns out that women can benefit in two ways from mating with men whose MHC genes are to their own.

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Women even place importance on height when selecting sperm donors.

Two studies also found that taller-than-average men tend to have a greater number of live-in girlfriends and more children, confirming their popularity for romance and reproduction.

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Studies consistently find that women consider tall men to be attractive.

In analyses of personal ads, 80 per cent of women state they want to meet a man who is 6ft or taller.

Women found the aromas of men who had a complex dissimilar to their own to be the most desirable.

The odours of men who had a complex similar to their own made them recoil in disgust.

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