No place like home: testosterone responses to victory depend on game location.

@article{Carr2009NoPL,
  title={No place like home: testosterone responses to victory depend on game location.},
  author={Justin M. Carr{\'e}},
  journal={American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={392-4}
}
Several studies have demonstrated that a variety of factors influence testosterone responses to competitive interactions. This study examined the extent to which game location would influence testosterone responses to human competition. Male amateur ice hockey players (n = 10) provided saliva samples before and after competing against the same opponent on two separate occasions (one game at home and one game away). Although both games resulted in similar victories, the home victory was… CONTINUE READING

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