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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.
UH gets $3.3 million funding from Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

UH gets $3.3 million funding from Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

Frequent e-cigarette use may play vital role in smoking cessation

Frequent e-cigarette use may play vital role in smoking cessation

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids

Most common myths about use of e-cigarettes

Most common myths about use of e-cigarettes

Efforts to reduce smoking undermined by availability of cheap tobacco

Efforts to reduce smoking undermined by availability of cheap tobacco

New  regulation plan for preventing tobacco and nicotine related adverse effects by FDA

New regulation plan for preventing tobacco and nicotine related adverse effects by FDA

Researchers uncover 16 genetic markers linked to decreased lifespan

Researchers uncover 16 genetic markers linked to decreased lifespan

Vaping devices helping to reduce traditional smoking rates

Vaping devices helping to reduce traditional smoking rates

University of Leicester researchers receive funding to explore vaping among adolescents

University of Leicester researchers receive funding to explore vaping among adolescents

Worldwide report on tobacco control measures - progress over last 10 years

Worldwide report on tobacco control measures - progress over last 10 years

Researchers highlight need to test female adolescents for iron deficiency and anemia

Researchers highlight need to test female adolescents for iron deficiency and anemia

Analysis looks at use of multiple substances in reproductive-age women who use opioids

Analysis looks at use of multiple substances in reproductive-age women who use opioids

E-cigarette use linked to greater risk of subsequent cigarette smoking in youth

E-cigarette use linked to greater risk of subsequent cigarette smoking in youth

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