TITLE

Craving nicotine: It's in the genes

AUTHOR(S)
Secko, David
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/18/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 2, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the link between genetics and nicotine dependence. Reference to a study by A. R. Tapper and colleagues published in a 2004 issue of "Science"; Interaction between nicotine and nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the brain; Significance of tolerance to the maintenance of nicotine addiction.
ACCESSION #
15619379

 

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