gene-environment interactions

Scientists Find Gene Interactions That Make Cocaine Abuse Death 8 Times More Likely

An estimated one in three whites who died of cocaine exposure is a carrier of variants that make cocaine abuse particularly deadly.The variants are found in…

Developmental gene-environment interactions: A model for psychosis

The incidence of psychotic disorders varies greatly across places and demographic groups, as do symptoms, course, and treatment response across individuals….

Brain protein central to both Parkinson's, drug addiction identified

Scientists have identified a protein that appears not only to be central to the process that causes Parkinson's disease but could also play a role in muting…