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2012-03-22 22:44:15

Many observational cohort studies have shown that moderate alcohol use is associated with better cognitive function.

2011-09-16 05:28:24

Next time you reach for a drink, you may need to consider side effects other than a rough morning.

2011-09-15 20:55:48

Alcohol is known to be carcinogenic to humans in the upper aerodigestive tract, liver, colorectum, and the female breast.

2011-08-16 12:22:42

Researchers know that gender differences exist in the prevalence, characteristics, and course of alcohol dependence (AD).

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2011-01-07 11:09:39

A vaccine to combat alcoholism will begin human testing next year, claim Chilean researchers.

2010-05-05 14:41:49

Genetic differences in alcohol-metabolizing enzymes can significantly alter an individual's risk for developing alcohol dependence (AD).

2010-01-10 13:16:44

An experimental compound repaired a defective alcohol metabolism enzyme that affects an estimated 1 billion people worldwide, according to research supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).

2009-10-27 09:13:29

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.

2009-08-18 15:46:15

The reaction causing bioactivation is not well understood So-called nitrovasodilators such as nitroglycerin have been used effectively in the treatment of angina pectoris in coronary heart disease for more than century.

2009-03-25 09:38:34

If your face gets flushed when you drink alcohol, you could be in danger of developing esophageal cancer.


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