A gay gene? How about 54 of them?
The study's lead author, Eric Vilain, MD, said his finding "paves the way to find out which genetic factors cause gender identity issues." While the study has not identified a "gay gene," he said, it may aid in determining sexual identity's genetic origins, particularly in future studies. The study may also aid physicians in identifying the sex of infants born with ambiguous genitalia.
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|Title Annotation:||Science; research on genetic aspects of sexual identity|
|Publication:||The Advocate (The national gay & lesbian newsmagazine)|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Nov 25, 2003|
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