Gimme a Drink--But Hold the Acetaldehydeby
of acetaldehyde in alcoholic drinks—combined with acetaldehyde from other sources—might be too carcinogenic... is that enzymes convert the alcohol into acetaldehyde. Previous research has shown that this common organic...
Hangover Hacks You Can Hang Your Hat Onby
will do that to ya), and dry mouth. Sound familiar?
Toxic Acetaldehyde Build-up
Another source of hangover woes comes from acetaldehyde, which is created when an enzyme called alcohol dehydrogenase breaks down...
First evidence from humans ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
, the alcohol in beer, wine and hard liquor. One of the substances formed in that breakdown is acetaldehyde.... Scientists also have known from laboratory experiments that acetaldehyde can cause DNA damage, trigger...
Alcohol: The Good and the Badby
the ethanol to acetaldehyde, an incredibly toxic compound that’s been implicated in causing many hangover symptoms. An enzyme called acetaldehyde dehydrogenase converts the acetaldehyde into acetic acid, or...