Voice similarity in identical twins.

@article{Gysel2001VoiceSI,
  title={Voice similarity in identical twins.},
  author={W D Van Gysel and Julie Vercammen and Frans Debruyne},
  journal={Acta oto-rhino-laryngologica Belgica},
  year={2001},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={49-55}
}
If people are asked to discriminate visually the two individuals of a monozygotic twin (MT), they mostly get into trouble. Does this problem also exist when listening to twin voices? Twenty female and 10 male MT voices were randomly assembled with one "strange" voice to get voice trios. The listeners (10 female students in Speech and Language Pathology) were asked to label the twins (voices 1-2, 1-3 or 2-3) in two conditions: two standard sentences read aloud and a 2.5-second midsection of a… CONTINUE READING