Coming out: the experience of LGBT+ people in STEM

Barres, B., Montague-Hellen, B. and Yoder, J. (2017) Coming out: the experience of LGBT+ people in STEM. Genome Biology, 18 (62). ISSN 1474-760X

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Despite growing acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people (LGBT; subsequently LGBT+ to encompass a spectrum of genders and sexualities), discrimination and alienation remain. A recent report [1] has shown that many STEM workplaces and professional culture can exclude people who identify as LGBT+ (Fig. 1). Genome Biology spoke to Beth Montague-Hellen, Jeremy Yoder, and Ben Barres about their personal experiences.

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Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2017 09:48
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