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Capsule Reviews

By | July 1, 2015

Stoned, Anxious, The Deeper Genome, and Testosterone


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Autism-Hormone Link Found

By | June 4, 2014

A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.

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A Hair-Raising Solution?

By | September 1, 2013

In the long-fought battle against baldness, researchers are finally identifying molecular pathways that can be manipulated to generate new hair follicles.

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Book Excerpt from The Hour Between Dog and Wolf

By | September 5, 2012

In his latest book, author John Coates describes the tension and exultation of the trading floor from a biological perspective.


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Sex, Deconstructed

By | February 2, 2012

Hormones in the brain control sex-specific behaviors by activating individual genetic programs.


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The Ups and Downs of Fatherhood

By | September 13, 2011

Caring for a child can suppress testosterone levels in men.


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Digit Ratio and Sex Hormones

By | September 6, 2011

Men and women may have different finger-length ratios as a result of different sex hormone exposure during early embryonic development.



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