Sexual Orientation: Genetics
Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
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Bailey, J. M. 2006. Sexual Orientation: Genetics. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
Research into a possible genetic basis for homosexuality has suggested the role of an as yet undiscovered gene localized to the q28 region of the X chromosome. However, this suggestion is controversial for a number of reasons, and the matter is unlikely to be resolved without a considerable amount of additional research.
- sexual orientation;