CAS in the news: Dr. Lei Yu on "Asian glow"

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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."

"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: