Alpine Bacteria IDs Alcohol Gateway to the Brain
Thanks to a rare bacteria that grows only on rocks in the Swiss Alps, researchers at The Univ. of Texas at Austin and the Pasteur Institute have been the first to identify how alcohol might affect key brain proteins.
It’s a major step on the road to eventually developing drugs that could disrupt the interaction between alcohol and the brain.
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