Study: DNA test can predict whether you are gay

Study: DNA test can predict whether you are gay – USA TODAY

Oct 11, 2015 · (NEWSER) – UCLA scientists think they’ve developed the first test that can accurately predict whether a man is gay based on his DNA, and all it takes is a swab of saliva, reports New Scientist.

Study: DNA Test Can Predict Whether You’re Gay

Oct 10, 2015 · (Newser) – UCLA scientists think they’ve developed the first test that can accurately predict whether a man is gay based on his DNA, and all it takes is a swab of saliva, reports New Scientist.

Study: DNA test can predict whether you are gay

Study: DNA test can predict whether you are gay Tweet UCLA scientists think they’ve developed the first test that can accurately predict whether a man is gay based on his DNA, and all it takes is a swab of saliva, reports New Scientist .

Scientists say they can predict if someone is gay by

Scientists claim they can predict whether someone is gay or straight with up to 70 per cent accuracy by looking at their DNA. It has long been believed that sexuality has a biological basis

Saliva-Based DNA Test Developed to Predict if Someone is

Oct 11, 2015 · Study: DNA test can predict whether you are gay A 70% accuracy rate is barely above blind luck of 50%..

Scientists can now predict whether a man is gay using DNA

Scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have announced that they can now predict whether a man is a homosexual based on his DNA, and all that is needed is a swab of his saliva, according to New Scientist.

DNA Test Claims to Predict Sexual Orientation, But Experts

This could then be used to predict whether the male participants were straight or gay. “Previous studies had identified broader regions of chromosomes that were involved in sexual orientation, but we were able to define these areas down to the base pair level with our approach,” said Ngun .

Scientists Can Predict if Someone is Gay ‘By Looking at DNA’

Distinct patterns of modifications to DNA were linked to homosexuality; Known as epigenetics, these changes are thought to occur in the womb (Daily Mail) – Scientists claim they can predict whether someone is gay or straight with up to 70 per cent accuracy by looking at their DNA.

Epigenetic Test Can Predict Homosexuality, Controversial

“They seem to be able to best tell you whether someone is likely to be gay or straight.” Based on those five marks, the algorithm can predict a straight man’s orientation with about 50% accuracy, and a gay man’s orientation with about 83% accuracy, netting an overall accuracy of 67%.