ADH2


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ADH2alcohol dehydrogenase type 2
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Linkage disequilibrium at the ADH2 and ADH3 loci and risk of alcoholism.
Genotyping of alcohol dehydrogenase at the ADH2 and ADH3 loci by using a polymerase chain reaction and restriction-fragment-length polymorphism in Chinese alcoholic cirrhotics and nonalcoholics.
Association of the ADH2 genotypes with skin responses after ethanol exposure in Japanese male university students.
Linkage disequifibrium at the ADH2 and ADH3 loci and risk of alcoholism.
In this study, we examined whether the changes in blood pressure, serum lipids, and uric acid associated with alcohol consumption varied in relation to the polymorphisms in ADH2 and ALDH2.
Table 1 Alcohol Dehydrogenase (ADH) Genes and Proteins Official Gene Nonstandard Name* Old Name ([dagger]) Name ([double dagger]) ADH1A ADH1 ADH1A ADH1B ADH2 ADH1B ADH1C ADH3 ADH1C ADH4 ADH4 ADH2 ADH5 ADH5 ADH3 ADH6 ADH6 ADH5 ADH7 ADH7 ADH4 Official Gene Name* Sequence ([section]) Protein Class ([paragraph]) ADH1A NM_000667 [alpha] I ADH1B NM_000668 [beta] I ADH1C NM_000669 [gamma] I ADH4 NM_000670 [pi] II ADH5 NM_000671 [chi] III ADH6 NM_000672 ADH6 V ADH7 NM_000673 [sigma] IV *Gene symbol approved by the Human Genome Organization (HUGO) Gene Nomenclature Committee (www.
2)], each ADH2 genotype based on nail clippings was completely consistent with that based on a blood sample.
Polymorphism of human liver alcohol dehydrogenase: Identification of ADH2 2-1 and ADH2 2-2 phenotypes in the Japanese by isoelectric focusing.
Frenzer and colleagues (2002) conducted a case-control study comparing the genes for ADH2, ADH3, ALDH2, and CYP2E1 in 57 Caucasian patients with alcoholic cirrhosis, 71 patients with alcoholic CP, 57 alcoholics without any apparent organ damage, and 200 healthy blood donors.