Gene expression pattern of the DRD2 gene.

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Adolescent alcohol use linked with genetic variation in DRD2 gene and drinking to cope

ScienceDaily (2011-01-18) — Drinking in teens is a problem, no matter where in the world. A recent study in the Netherlands shows that individuals with a genetic variation in the DRD2 gene may be at increased risk of drinking to cope with negative feelings and emotions. … > read full article