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Contributors

By Rina Shaikh-Lesko | July 1, 2014

Meet some of the people featured in the July 2014 issue of The Scientist

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Going Beyond the Lab

By Dean Hamer | July 1, 2014

Scientists who study the biological roots of sexual orientation should continue working with educators, policy-makers, and the public to put their data to good use.

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Searching for Gay Genes

By Dean Hamer | July 1, 2014

Watch NIH researcher and Critic at Large Dean Hamer describe the nuances of his research into the genetics of sexual orientation.

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To Study Unfettered

By Michael Bailey | July 1, 2014

Researching the causes of sexual orientation should be guided by scientific, not social, concerns.

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Can Epigenetics Explain Homosexuality?

By Sabrina Richards | January 1, 2013

Scientists propose a new model for how homosexuality develops, but observers say it will be difficult to test.

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