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Chinese scientists have determined that the popular lemon-lime soft drink Sprite may be the best cure for a hangover.
Alcohol is known to be carcinogenic to humans in the upper aerodigestive tract, liver, colorectum, and the female breast.
Researchers know that gender differences exist in the prevalence, characteristics, and course of alcohol dependence (AD).
Scientists have identified a gene that appears to play a role in regulating how much alcohol people drink, a finding researchers say could someday lead to better treatments for alcoholism.
Genetic differences in alcohol-metabolizing enzymes can significantly alter an individual's risk for developing alcohol dependence (AD).
Alcohol abuse is a leading cause of liver cirrhosis in Mexico. Given that genetics likely play a role in high rates of alcoholic liver disease, researchers analyzed the polymorphisms of alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH1B), aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH2) and cytochrome P4502E1 (CYP2E1) in two groups in Mexico: the Mestizos, those with mixed genes, and the Huichols, an indigenous group with no racial admixture.
Alcohol's inebriating effects are familiar to everyone. But the molecular details of alcohol's impact on brain activity remain a mystery.
Raptor Pharmaceuticals, a development-stage biotechnology company, has announced positive results in its Phase IIa study of oral 4-methylpyrazole in subjects with aldehyde dehydrogenase deficiency, or ethanol intolerance, as the initial development stage of its Convivia program.
NOVATO, Calif., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp.
By Venkataranganna, M V Gopumadhavan, S; Sundaram, R; Peer, Ghouse; Mitra, S K Background & objectives: PartySmart is a herbal preparation intended for the management of alcohol hangover and other related toxic effects in clinical situation.
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