Susan E Luczak

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic risk for alcoholism relates to level of response to alcohol in Asian-American men and women
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92161 2002, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:74-82. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Religious factors associated with alcohol involvement: Results from the Mauritian Joint Child Health Project
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, SGM 501, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA Department of Psychiatry, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92161 2002, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 135:37-44. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Meta-analyses of ALDH2 and ADH1B with alcohol dependence in Asians
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 1061, and the Veterans Medical Research Foundation, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:607-21. 2006
  4. pmc ALDH2 and ADH1B interactions in retrospective reports of low-dose reactions and initial sensitivity to alcohol in Asian American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1238-45. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint ALDH2*2 is associated with a decreased likelihood of alcohol-induced blackouts in Asian American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:349-53. 2006
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in level of response to alcohol between Chinese Americans and Korean Americans
    Nicole C E Duranceaux
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:227-34. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic associations of alcohol dehydrogenase with alcohol use disorders and endophenotypes in white college students
    Tamara L Wall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:456-65. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of ALDH2 and ADH1B genotypes with response to alcohol in Asian Americans
    Travis A R Cook
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:196-204. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Stability of heavy episodic drinking in Chinese- and Korean-American college students: effects of ALDH2 gene status and behavioral undercontrol
    Neal Doran
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:789-97. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint ALDH2 status and conduct disorder mediate the relationship between ethnicity and alcohol dependence in Chinese, Korean, and White American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    University of California, San Diego and Veterans Medical Research Foundation, 92161, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:271-8. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Childhood Precursors to Alcohol Involvement
    Susan Luczak; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Intergenerational Transmission of Alcohol Involvement
    Susan E Luczak; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic risk for alcoholism relates to level of response to alcohol in Asian-American men and women
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92161 2002, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:74-82. 2002
    ..The present study was designed to determine whether similar levels of response to alcohol, using objective and subjective measurements, are seen in men and women with different ALDH2 genotypes...
  2. doi request reprint Religious factors associated with alcohol involvement: Results from the Mauritian Joint Child Health Project
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, SGM 501, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA Department of Psychiatry, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92161 2002, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 135:37-44. 2014
    ..Based on reference group theory, we hypothesized that both the content of a religion's alcohol norms and an individual's religious commitment would relate to alcohol use behavior...
  3. ncbi request reprint Meta-analyses of ALDH2 and ADH1B with alcohol dependence in Asians
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 1061, and the Veterans Medical Research Foundation, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:607-21. 2006
    ..These findings highlight the importance of methodological issues and potential gene-gene and gene-environment interactions that must be considered when examining relationships between genetic polymorphisms and phenotypes...
  4. pmc ALDH2 and ADH1B interactions in retrospective reports of low-dose reactions and initial sensitivity to alcohol in Asian American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1238-45. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint ALDH2*2 is associated with a decreased likelihood of alcohol-induced blackouts in Asian American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:349-53. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in level of response to alcohol between Chinese Americans and Korean Americans
    Nicole C E Duranceaux
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:227-34. 2008
    ..The current study examined self-report level of response to alcohol, ALDH2 and ADH1B, country of origin, and family history of alcoholism in 154 Chinese- and 181 Korean-American college students...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic associations of alcohol dehydrogenase with alcohol use disorders and endophenotypes in white college students
    Tamara L Wall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:456-65. 2005
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that enhanced sensitivity to alcohol and lower levels of alcohol use reflect the mechanism by which ADH1B*2 protects against developing an AUD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of ALDH2 and ADH1B genotypes with response to alcohol in Asian Americans
    Travis A R Cook
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:196-204. 2005
    ..This study was designed to determine whether the ADH1B genotype is associated with more intense reactions to alcohol after controlling for the ALDH2 genotype...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stability of heavy episodic drinking in Chinese- and Korean-American college students: effects of ALDH2 gene status and behavioral undercontrol
    Neal Doran
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:789-97. 2007
    ..The purpose of this longitudinal study was to examine the roles of ALDH2 and behavioral undercontrol (a temperamental trait that is associated with conduct disorder) in stability of heavy episodic drinking...
  10. ncbi request reprint ALDH2 status and conduct disorder mediate the relationship between ethnicity and alcohol dependence in Chinese, Korean, and White American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    University of California, San Diego and Veterans Medical Research Foundation, 92161, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:271-8. 2004
    ..Results suggest that different rates of risk (e.g., conduct disorder) and protective (e.g., ALDH2 status) factors partially account for ethnic differences in rates of alcohol dependence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Religious influences on heavy episodic drinking in Chinese-American and Korean-American college students
    Susan E Luczak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:467-71. 2003
    ..The purpose of the current study was to examine religious influences that relate to heavy episodic drinking in Chinese-American and Korean-American college students, after controlling for the effects of ALDH2 gene status...
  12. ncbi request reprint ALDH2, ADH1B, and ADH1C genotypes in Asians: a literature review
    Mimy Y Eng
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 30:22-7. 2007
    ..ADH1B*2 is highly prevalent among Asians, with the exception of Indians. ADH1C*1 also is highly prevalent in Asians, but has only been examined in a few studies of Chinese and Korean samples...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differences in pharmacogenetics of nicotine and alcohol metabolism: review and recommendations for future research
    Tamara L Wall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Psychology Service, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S459-74. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking in Jewish and non-Jewish white college students
    Susan E Luczak
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:1773-8. 2002
    ..In addition, the association among genetic, cultural, and religious variables and binge drinking was examined in the Jewish sample alone...
  15. doi request reprint Measurement invariance of internalizing and externalizing behavioral syndrome factors in a non-Western sample
    Lisa M Yarnell
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Assessment 20:642-55. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study to demonstrate strict invariance of a Child Behavior Checklist-based internalizing and externalizing factor structure among subgroups within a society. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Family history of alcohol dependence in Asian Americans
    Nicole C Ebberhart
    San Diego State University, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:375-7. 2003
    ..These findings highlight the heterogeneity in vulnerability to alcohol-related problems between Asian subgroups...

Research Grants3

  1. Childhood Precursors to Alcohol Involvement
    Susan Luczak; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Intergenerational Transmission of Alcohol Involvement
    Susan E Luczak; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This new knowledge could contribute to more effective prevention programs for reducing alcohol problems and disorders. ..