PBS NewsHour Bottoms Up to Finding Connection Between Genes and Addiction
Scientists Say Bottoms Up to Find the Connection Between Genes and Addiction Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Bottoms Up to Finding Connection Between Genes and Addiction
Scientists have not found one master alcoholism gene in DNA but rather several that may affect a person's susceptibility. Science correspondent Miles O'Brien goes under the influence to examine the genetic science behind alcoholism and other addictions, and how the answers point to great challenges in curing substance abuse.
Premiere Date: 12/13/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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