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« Topic Start: October 15, 2007, 08:46:10 pm »

Julio and Mauricio Cabrera are gay brothers who are convinced their sexual orientation is as deeply rooted as their Mexican ancestry. They are among 1,000 pairs of gay brothers taking part in the largest study to date seeking genes that may influence whether people are gay.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071015/ap_on_sc/gay_genetics;_ylt=Arij1JWXWKvlcSfjHnlyHzoiANEA
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« Reply #1: October 15, 2007, 09:21:51 pm »

Julio and Mauricio Cabrera are gay brothers who are convinced their sexual orientation is as deeply rooted as their Mexican ancestry. They are among 1,000 pairs of gay brothers taking part in the largest study to date seeking genes that may influence whether people are gay.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071015/ap_on_sc/gay_genetics;_ylt=Arij1JWXWKvlcSfjHnlyHzoiANEA

While I do see that this could silence the "homosexuality is a choice" crowd, I also think that some of the gay rights groups are right that it could lead to testing a la Gattica.
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« Reply #2: October 15, 2007, 10:07:02 pm »

While I do see that this could silence the "homosexuality is a choice" crowd, I also think that some of the gay rights groups are right that it could lead to testing a la Gattica.

It's a double-edged sword, any way you look at it
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