Blood Marker May Identify Risk of Postpartum Depression

KI Director Dr. Sue Carter is part of a research team that has identified a blood marker that may help clinicians identify which new mothers are at highest risk of developing postpartum depression (PPD).


Is the Romantic Kiss a human universal?

Dr. Justin Garcia and co-authors found less than half of cultures surveyed participate in romantic–sexual kissing. The more socially complex the culture, the higher frequency of kissing. Am.Anthropologist, July, 2015

Please note: Due to renovation construction, the Kinsey Institute will be closed to gallery & tour visitors from August 1-September 10, 2015. The Library remains open.

In the Gallery

For Love or Money opens September 11. Artworks from the Institute’s collections that depict individuals involved in sex-related professions.

Paul Gebhard, former Director, died on July 9, 2015.


Dr. Paul Gebhard, 1917-2015

The former Kinsey Director and last original member of the Kinsey team died on July 9, just after his 98th birthday.

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