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X-ray structure of the human α4β2 nicotinic receptor

we present the X-ray crystallographic structure of the human α4β2 nicotinic receptor, the most abundant nicotinic subtype in the brain. This structure provides insights into the architectural principles governing ligand recognition, heteromer assembly, io
Nature
added Oct 5, 2016 16:26
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking does NOT prevent dementia Reply

the main take home message reported in the press was that smoking might prevent dementia....smokers have a 45% higher risk of developing all forms of dementia than non-smokers, and that 14% of Alzheimer’s disease cases worldwide are estimated to be linked
Tobacco Unpacked (ASH Scotland) (uk)
added Oct 4, 2016 17:36
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Menthol decreases oral nicotine aversion in C57BL/6 mice through a TRPM8-dependent mechanism

Oral menthol can reduce the aversive effects of oral nicotine and, at higher concentrations, acts as an irritant by itself. Menthol's effects in relation to nicotine require TRPM8, the cool temperature sensing ion channel that activates analgesic and coun
Tobacco Control
added Oct 4, 2016 15:00
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FDA rule on tobacco products under final review

The White House is reviewing a final rule from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on tobacco products. The rule aims to clarify when the FDA can regulate a product like nicotine gum as a drug or device versus a tobacco product like electronic cigare
The Hill
added Sep 30, 2016 22:12
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[Canada] This may be exactly what smokers need to quit

Le and his team are proposing to develop a new vaccination strategy targeting the lungs, which offers an effective treatment that can sequester nicotine in the airways and limit its entry into the brain. Preliminary results show that levels of nicotine
BayToday.ca (ca)
added Sep 30, 2016 22:10
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Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-addiction Products Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2023

Smoking cessation or nicotine de-addiction can be achieved by various modes such as nicotine replacement products, e-cigarettes, anti-depressants and nicotine receptor agonists such as Zyban (bupropion), and Chantix/Champix (varenicline). Quitting smoking
PR Newswire
added Sep 30, 2016 02:10
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Secondhand Smoke More Insidious Than Thought

Nonsmokers can be exposed to secondhand cigarette smoke without realizing it, and be unaware that they are at increased risk for lung cancer and heart disease... "Questionnaires show that responders do not know they were exposed to smoke, but cotinine bl
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 28, 2016 17:06
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Canada to regulate vaping products

few other details Tuesday beyond saying it would both protect young people from nicotine and allow adult smokers to use vaping as a quit-smoking aid or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 28, 2016 17:00
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[Virginia] ARCHIVE: The McDonnell Scandal: What's The Dope Behind Star Scientific Supplement Products?

Star Scientific had been struggling as of late due in part to action by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration questioning the company’s marketing of their two major products: Anatabloc, “anti-inflammatory support of the immune system,” and CigRx, for smo
Forbes
added Sep 28, 2016 09:48
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[Belgium] Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum

The most recent edition, held in in September 2015 in Bologna, Italy, attracted a record number of delegates from around the world, including tobacco executives, financial analysts and even public health advocates.
Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 27, 2016 21:37
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