Flush Reaction

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Alcohol Flush Reaction - Genetics
... Alcohol flush reaction is best known as a condition that is experienced by people of Asian descent ... by HapMap project, the rs671 allele of the ALDH2 gene responsible for the flush reaction is rare among Europeans and Africans, and it is very rare among Mexican-Americans ... accounts for most incidents of alcohol flush reaction worldwide, is native to East Asia and most common in southeastern China ...

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