Katarina Alanko

Summary

Affiliation: Abo Akademi University
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for heritability of adult men's sexual interest in youth under age 16 from a population-based extended twin design
    Katarina Alanko
    Department of Psychology and Logopedics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Med 10:1090-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Testing causal models of the relationship between childhood gender atypical behaviour and parent-child relationship
    Katarina Alanko
    Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology and Logopedics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Br J Dev Psychol 29:214-33. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and same-sex sexual attraction and behavior in light of childhood gender atypical behavior and parental relationships
    Katarina Alanko
    Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Res 46:494-504. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Common genetic effects of gender atypical behavior in childhood and sexual orientation in adulthood: a study of Finnish twins
    Katarina Alanko
    Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, 20500, Turku, Finland
    Arch Sex Behav 39:81-92. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Indicators of premature ejaculation and their associations with sexual distress in a population-based sample of young twins and their siblings
    Patrick Jern
    Department of Psychology, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University, Abo, Finland
    J Sex Med 5:2191-201. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Premature and delayed ejaculation: genetic and environmental effects in a population-based sample of Finnish twins
    Patrick Jern
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University Department of Psychology, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Med 4:1739-49. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Potential for homosexual response is prevalent and genetic
    Pekka Santtila
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, 20500 Turku, Finland
    Biol Psychol 77:102-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic effects on male sexual coercion
    Ada Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Aggress Behav 34:190-202. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Female sexual function and its associations with number of children, pregnancy, and relationship satisfaction
    Katarina Witting
    Centre of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:89-106. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Is there an association between same-sex sexual experience and ejaculatory dysfunction?
    Patrick Jern
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Abo, Finland
    J Sex Marital Ther 36:303-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for heritability of adult men's sexual interest in youth under age 16 from a population-based extended twin design
    Katarina Alanko
    Department of Psychology and Logopedics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Med 10:1090-9. 2013
    ..Studies from the domains of sexual orientation and sexually problematic behavior among children pointed toward genetic components. Adult men's sexual interest in youthfulness-related cues may be genetically influenced...
  2. doi request reprint Testing causal models of the relationship between childhood gender atypical behaviour and parent-child relationship
    Katarina Alanko
    Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology and Logopedics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Br J Dev Psychol 29:214-33. 2011
    ..The findings are discussed in light of how we should understand, including causality, the association between GAB and parent-child relationship...
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and same-sex sexual attraction and behavior in light of childhood gender atypical behavior and parental relationships
    Katarina Alanko
    Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Res 46:494-504. 2009
    ..The elevated level of psychological distress among homosexual individuals, reported in several studies, might--to some extent--be caused by their generally higher levels of childhood GAB as opposed to a homosexual orientation per se...
  4. doi request reprint Common genetic effects of gender atypical behavior in childhood and sexual orientation in adulthood: a study of Finnish twins
    Katarina Alanko
    Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, 20500, Turku, Finland
    Arch Sex Behav 39:81-92. 2010
    ..The results were discussed in light of previous research and possible implications for theories of gender role development and sexual orientation...
  5. doi request reprint Indicators of premature ejaculation and their associations with sexual distress in a population-based sample of young twins and their siblings
    Patrick Jern
    Department of Psychology, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University, Abo, Finland
    J Sex Med 5:2191-201. 2008
    ..It has been suggested that the diagnostic criteria of PE should be strictly empirical and rely on intravaginal latency time alone, whereas others stress the need to also include psychological and personal factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Premature and delayed ejaculation: genetic and environmental effects in a population-based sample of Finnish twins
    Patrick Jern
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University Department of Psychology, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Med 4:1739-49. 2007
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  7. ncbi request reprint Potential for homosexual response is prevalent and genetic
    Pekka Santtila
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, 20500 Turku, Finland
    Biol Psychol 77:102-5. 2008
    ..The potential to engage in homosexual behavior was influenced by genetic effects for both men (37.4%) and women (46.4%) and these overlapped only partly with those for overt homosexual behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic effects on male sexual coercion
    Ada Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Center of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Aggress Behav 34:190-202. 2008
    ..This latent factor was hypothesized to reflect a general tendency for antisocial behavior that is pervasive across different situations. Relevant theories on sexual coercion were discussed in light of the results...
  9. doi request reprint Female sexual function and its associations with number of children, pregnancy, and relationship satisfaction
    Katarina Witting
    Centre of Excellence for Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:89-106. 2008
    ..Being more satisfied with the overall relationship was related to higher sexual satisfaction and less sexual function problems...
  10. doi request reprint Is there an association between same-sex sexual experience and ejaculatory dysfunction?
    Patrick Jern
    Center of Excellence in Behavior Genetics, Department of Psychology, Abo Akademi University, Abo, Finland
    J Sex Marital Ther 36:303-12. 2010
    ..When differences in frequencies and patterns of sexual activities were controlled for, there remained no significant effects of sexual orientation on ejaculatory dysfunction...
  11. doi request reprint Disordered eating and gender identity disorder: a qualitative study
    Monica Algars
    Department of Psychology and Logopedics, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Eat Disord 20:300-11. 2012
    ..Gender reassignment was primarily perceived as alleviating symptoms of disordered eating...