Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Long-term effects of binge drinking on astrocyte-synaptic interactions|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) studies report that combat veterans are at increased risk for binge drinking and the development of alcohol use disorder (AUD). 38% of Army active duty members surveyed returning from OEF/OIF deployments between 2008 and 2011 reported binge drinking. Furthermore, veterans between the ages of 20 and 25 are 2.21 times more likely to binge drink and 2.24 times more likely to have an AUD than their peers aged 46 years or...
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