ADH1B polymorphism, alcohol consumption, and binge drinking in Slavic Caucasians: results from the Czech HAPIEE study.

@article{Hubacek2012ADH1BPA,
  title={ADH1B polymorphism, alcohol consumption, and binge drinking in Slavic Caucasians: results from the Czech HAPIEE study.},
  author={Jaroslav A Hubacek and Hynek Pikhart and Anne Peasey and Rů{\vz}ena Kub{\'i}nov{\'a} and Martin Bobak},
  journal={Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={900-5}
}
BACKGROUND Several genetic polymorphisms influence the risk of heavy alcohol consumption but it is not well understood whether the genetic effects are similar in different populations and drinking cultures, nor whether the genetic influences on binge drinking are similar to those seen for alcoholism. METHODS We have analyzed the effect of the Arg47His… CONTINUE READING