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Finnish ‘violent gene’ study – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on October 29th, 2014.

Two genes that may be associated with violent behaviour have been identified in a study of Finnish criminals, but independent experts are urging caution in interpreting the results. A new study analysing the DNA of 895 Finnish individuals guilty of criminal behaviour found a link between criminal behaviour and variations in two particular genes: cadherin […]

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