Minireview: Hormones and human sexual orientation.

  title={Minireview: Hormones and human sexual orientation.},
  author={Jacques Balthazart},
  volume={152 8},
Many people believe that sexual orientation (homosexuality vs. heterosexuality) is determined by education and social constraints. There are, however, a large number of studies indicating that prenatal factors have an important influence on this critical feature of human sexuality. Sexual orientation is a sexually differentiated trait (over 90% of men are attracted to women and vice versa). In animals and men, many sexually differentiated characteristics are organized during early life by sex… CONTINUE READING

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