It could be the perfect excuse for those embarrassing moments at the Christmas work party. Around one million Britons carry a faulty gene which makes them a terrible drunk.
The University of Helsinki has identified a genetic mutation which makes some drinkers far more impulsive and reckless after consuming even a small amount of alcohol.
Also known as the “uncle” gene and thus we get the drunken uncle dance at all family gatherings.
Everyone’s known this for generations haven’t they?