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Nicotine is an alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants (''Solanaceae'') which constitutes approximately 0.6–3.0% of dry weight of tobacco, with biosynthesis taking place in the roots, and accumulating in the leaves.
IsoNTech to showcase latest advances in safer, alternative nicotine products

IsoNTech to showcase latest advances in safer, alternative nicotine products

New data reveals potential of snus in reducing impact of tobacco-related diseases

New data reveals potential of snus in reducing impact of tobacco-related diseases

Adolescent e-cigarettes use down for the first time in years - long way to go says CDC report

Adolescent e-cigarettes use down for the first time in years - long way to go says CDC report

Cigarette smoking causes diverse harm that extends way beyond the lungs

Cigarette smoking causes diverse harm that extends way beyond the lungs

Study finds that e-cigarettes are potentially as harmful as tobacco cigarettes in damaging DNA

Study finds that e-cigarettes are potentially as harmful as tobacco cigarettes in damaging DNA

PATH study finds that e-cigarettes cause less nicotine dependence than traditional cigarettes

PATH study finds that e-cigarettes cause less nicotine dependence than traditional cigarettes

UConn researchers find e-cigarettes to be equally harmful as tobacco cigarettes

UConn researchers find e-cigarettes to be equally harmful as tobacco cigarettes

Research highlights failure to sustain reductions in TSNA levels of cigarettes

Research highlights failure to sustain reductions in TSNA levels of cigarettes

Cannabis use during adolescence linked to greater risk of illegal substance abuse in early adulthood

Cannabis use during adolescence linked to greater risk of illegal substance abuse in early adulthood

JGU chemists develop technique that reduces toxic effects of cigarettes

JGU chemists develop technique that reduces toxic effects of cigarettes

New study examines factors that contribute to in-home air pollution

New study examines factors that contribute to in-home air pollution

Studies show harmful links between use of e-cigarettes and bladder cancer risk

Studies show harmful links between use of e-cigarettes and bladder cancer risk

Anti-smoking drug safe for COPD patients, research suggests

Anti-smoking drug safe for COPD patients, research suggests

Stress management may be promising strategy to treat abdominal pain in IBD patients

Stress management may be promising strategy to treat abdominal pain in IBD patients

Texas A&M researchers aim to develop one drug that treats pain, memory and nicotine addiction

Texas A&M researchers aim to develop one drug that treats pain, memory and nicotine addiction

UIC awarded $8 million grant to advance tobacco taxation in low- and middle-income countries

UIC awarded $8 million grant to advance tobacco taxation in low- and middle-income countries

Smoke-free policies lead to lower smoking rates among LGBT individuals

Smoke-free policies lead to lower smoking rates among LGBT individuals

E-cigarettes do not promote development of cancer in laboratory cells

E-cigarettes do not promote development of cancer in laboratory cells

AANP urges patients to prioritize sleep for better health and well-being

AANP urges patients to prioritize sleep for better health and well-being

Vanderbilt geneticists find new way to tap plant pharmacopeia to produce improved therapeutics

Vanderbilt geneticists find new way to tap plant pharmacopeia to produce improved therapeutics