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Genetic Linkage

A Tale of 2 G-Spots

April 26, 2012

Tags: G-spot, The Journal of Sexual Medicine, Ricki Lewis, Adam Ostrzenski, EurekAlert

First published in Scientific American (blogs), 4/25/12

When cosmetic gynecologist Adam Ostrzenski, MD set out to discover the elusive G-spot, the part of a woman’s anatomy supposedly responsible for orgasm, he followed a flawed premise – but his finding announced today will undoubtedly generate frantic media coverage.

The discovery of the G-spot in a lone elderly corpse and the lack of information on just what Dr. O dissected are obvious limitations of the paper in the Journal of Sexual Medicine, a peer-reviewed publication from Wiley. Less obvious is trouble with a different G – the guanine in genes. (more…)

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