Other Metabolic Processes
Affected by Alcohol Metabolism
tubulin-mediated protein exocytosis and
endocytosis inhibited....insulin, etc
Impaired Protein Synthesis Type II Muscle
In alcoholics, acetaldehyde reacts with
dopamine to become tetrahydroisoquinoline
(THIQ) in the brain.
It is thought that
accumulation of THIQ is related to addiction.