In Moscow launched a program of genetic testing dependencies

© RIA Novosti / Michael Bureauracy in fotoreceptori. Archival photoIn Moscow launched a program of genetic testing dependencies© RIA Novosti / Michael Bureauracy the image Bank

In Moscow, testing the citizens for genetic risk factors for addiction, said at a press conference by the chief psychiatrist of the Russian Federation, head of Moscow scientific-practical center of narcology Yevgeny Bryun.

Whether criminal punishment for drug use?

  • Yes, this will stop many
  • It is better to increase the penalties for drug use and to toughen punishment for the sale
  • No, drug addicts in need of treatment and psychological help

Rezultatyvumo whether criminal punishment for drug use?

  • 44.6%

    Yes, this will stop many

  • 31.5%

    It is better to increase the penalties for drug use and to toughen punishment for the sale

  • 23.9%

    No, drug addicts in need of treatment and psychological help

All proygressive»We started in our centre for the first time in Russia mass genetic testing to identify genetic risk factors of addictive behavior and now we work mainly with patients from families of alcoholics,» said Brun.

He noted that there are also special programs in hospitals.

«Drug addicts there is a certain percentage, but a very large percentage alcoholism without mental disorders… We identify up to 15% in somatic hospitals of persons who received their physical illness in relation to alcohol and drug abuse,» added Brune.

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