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June 14, 2021UIC research identifies potential pathways to treating alcohol use disorder, depression
Researchers find a link between STAT3 protein and alcohol withdrawal-related depression.
June 4, 2020Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics at UIC receives $8M from NIH
Continued research will test alcohol effects on whole epigenome and brain function
June 1, 2020Does estrogen influence alcohol use disorder?
Estrogen pathways may help increase feelings of reward in response to alcohol
November 18, 2019Mechanism connects early binge drinking to adult behaviors
Research hints at potential therapy for alcoholism, related anxiety
April 13, 2015Unique UIC center will study alcohol’s effect on genes
New center, funded by $7 million NIH grant, will study long-term exposure
April 2, 2015Adolescent drinking affects adult behavior through genetic changes
Linked to alcoholism, psychiatric disorders later in life
September 3, 2013Alcohol breaks brain links for social cues
Study finds reason for “maladaptive behaviors”
March 5, 2013Gene activity links anxiety, alcohol use
Research suggests new targets for drugs to combat alcoholism and anxiety.