CAS in the news: Dr. Lei Yu on “Asian glow”
Dr. Lei Yu, a geneticist at CAS, was quoted in Teen Vogue in an article published on February 10 on the relationship between alcohol consumption and so-called “Asian glow.”
You can read the article here: Does the Asian Glow Really Exist?
“Asian glow,” or “Asian flush,” is a flushing of the face common in Japanese, Korean, and Northeastern Chinese populations, caused by alcohol consumption.
See more in the Yale Scientific Magazine: What Causes “Asian Glow?”