Andrea Camperio Ciani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Evidence for maternally inherited factors favouring male homosexuality and promoting female fecundity
    Andrea Camperio-Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, Universita di Padova, Via Venezia 8, 35100 Padua, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2217-21. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Eco-ethology of sexual strategies in animals
    A Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:38-44. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with higher fecundity in female maternal relatives of homosexual men
    Andrea S Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:2878-87. 2012
  4. pmc Fecundity of paternal and maternal non-parental female relatives of homosexual and heterosexual men
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e51088. 2012
  5. pmc Sexually antagonistic selection in human male homosexuality
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 3:e2282. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Genetic factors increase fecundity in female maternal relatives of bisexual men as in homosexuals
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    University of Padova, General Psychology, Padova, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:449-55. 2009
  7. doi request reprint New evidence of genetic factors influencing sexual orientation in men: female fecundity increase in the maternal line
    Francesca Iemmola
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, via Belzoni 80, Padua, Italy
    Arch Sex Behav 38:393-9. 2009

Collaborators

  • Francesca Iemmola
  • Andrea Camperio Ciani
  • Andrea Camperio-Ciani
  • Stan R Blecher
  • Francesca Corna
  • Claudio Capiluppi

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Evidence for maternally inherited factors favouring male homosexuality and promoting female fecundity
    Andrea Camperio-Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, Universita di Padova, Via Venezia 8, 35100 Padua, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 271:2217-21. 2004
    ..We discuss the findings and their implications for current research on male homosexuality...
  2. ncbi request reprint Eco-ethology of sexual strategies in animals
    A Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:38-44. 2003
    ..The goal is to suggest to clinical sexologists to be careful in depicting what is pathological and what is an adaptation to a bad ecological or social environment in our species...
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with higher fecundity in female maternal relatives of homosexual men
    Andrea S Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:2878-87. 2012
    ..However, it is not clear if and how these genetic factors are phenotypically expressed to simultaneously induce homosexuality in men and increased fecundity in their mothers and maternal aunts...
  4. pmc Fecundity of paternal and maternal non-parental female relatives of homosexual and heterosexual men
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e51088. 2012
    ..Altogether, these data support an X-linked multi-locus sexually antagonistic hypothesis rather than an autosomal multi-locus overdominance hypothesis...
  5. pmc Sexually antagonistic selection in human male homosexuality
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 3:e2282. 2008
    ..Our results help clarify the basic evolutionary dynamics of male homosexuality, establishing this as a clearly ascertained sexually antagonistic human trait...
  6. doi request reprint Genetic factors increase fecundity in female maternal relatives of bisexual men as in homosexuals
    Andrea Camperio Ciani
    University of Padova, General Psychology, Padova, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:449-55. 2009
    ..We have suggested that these data could be explained by the transmission, in the maternal line, of an X-linked genetic factor that promotes androphilic behavior in females and homosexuality in males...
  7. doi request reprint New evidence of genetic factors influencing sexual orientation in men: female fecundity increase in the maternal line
    Francesca Iemmola
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, via Belzoni 80, Padua, Italy
    Arch Sex Behav 38:393-9. 2009
    ..No evidence of increased paternal fecundity was found; thus, our data confirmed a sexually antagonistic inheritance partly linked to the X-chromosome that promotes fecundity in females and a homosexual sexual orientation in males...