Given the responses here, it seems highly unlikely that increased genetic information about homosexuality alone would be sufficient or compelling enough to shift any major policy changes given the diverse moral frameworks that make up the multicultural fabric of our American society. A meta-analysis of 48 studies showed childhood gender nonconformity to be the strongest predictor of a homosexual orientation for both men and women. Most statements 29 responses from participants contained the idea that the information could be used to educate heterosexual people and help them to be more accepting and tolerant. Importantly, attributing causation of human characteristics to genetics generates a way of framing the issue that may have particular social implications. This proposal is known as the "exotic becomes erotic" theory. We also thank the participants in this study who so generously gave us their opinions about genetic issues. A separate creation:
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Instead, the researchers found genetic variants known as single nucleotide polymorphisms, or SNPs, located on four other chromosomes.