Gay Gene

There is No ‘Gay Gene,’ but Sexuality is Affected by Many Genes of Small Effect

There is No ‘Gay Gene,’ but Sexuality is Affected by Many Genes of Small Effect

The authors of an international research project into the genetics of same-sex behaviour recently reported their findings, and created a minor media stir. The international team of researchers looked at DNA markers and data from surveys of sexual behaviour completed by over 400,000 UK Biobank participants, as well as

Jerry Barnett
Jerry Barnett
Gay Gene