A Gene for Alcohol Dependence? (2 min)
Scientists may have narrowed down on a gene that seems to allow some people to metabolize alcohol more quickly, which may lead to a higher likelihood of dependence. What does this mean for how we manage this condition going forward?
Contributor: Francesca Cimino
November 28, 2018
Topics: Addiction / Burnout / Perspective
Keywords: addiction / alcohol / bias / genetic