40% of people of East Asian decent cant properly metabolize alcohol

40% of people of East Asian decent cant properly metabolize alcohol

Researchers have discovered a compound that can repair a defective alcohol metabolism enzyme, a discovery that could help an estimated 1 billion people worldwide who suffer from a particular type of alcohol intolerance—an inability to safely digest and metabolize alcohol. The findings, published Jan. 10 in the online edition of Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, […]