Manuscript co-authored by Dr. Sandra Sanchez-Roige and Dr. Abraham Palmer accepted for publication in Molecular Psychiatry

The manuscript , "Genome-wide association study of problematic opioid prescription use in 132,113 23andMe research participants of European ancestry", has been provisionally accepted for publication inĀ Molecular Psychiatry. Dr. Sandra Sanchez-Roige and Dr. Abraham Palmer are co-authors along with Mariela Jennings, Sevim Bianchi, and Yuye Huang. This study identified two genome wide significant loci associated with problematic opioid use (POU). Additional genetic correlations along with POU were found including alcohol dependence, smoking initiation and many more.