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Scientists at Yale University have developed the first practical method to create a compound called huperzine A in the lab.
New research in the FASEB Journal suggests that nicotine protects dopamine neurons in the brain, by activating the alpha-7 nicotinic receptor.
Removing a protein from cells located in the brain's reward center blocks the anxiety-reducing and rewarding effects of nicotine.
Study uncovers several compounds that inhibit cancer cell invasion, but also reveals that cancer drug paclitaxel does the oppositeâ€”it promotes cancer metastasis.
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If you think nicotine receptors are only important to smokers trying to kick the tobacco habit, think again.
LMU chemists led by Professor Dirk Trauner have developed a concise and efficient method for the synthesis of the alkaloid loline and related compounds.
A team of scientists led by Yale School of Medicine has discovered a brain mechanism that explains how nicotine suppresses appetite â€“ findings that could someday help develop medications to help people quit smoking without gaining weight.
PITTSBURGH, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Bradley Monk of the Creighton University School of Medicine presented a new gynecologic cancer study at the 2011 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Symposium, June 5th in Chicago, Illinois.
- In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.