Experimental drug curbs smokers' nicotine cravings

Sep 12, 2012 Full story: Reuters

An experimental drug that blocks certain brain receptors can reduce nicotine cravings in addicted rats and baboons - a finding researchers say could lead to new medicines to help people stop smoking for good.

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Hugh Jass

Nashville, TN

#1 Sep 12, 2012
GlaxoSmithKline was involved in NicVax at one point, too, weren't they? Distribution license or something of the like. Letting go of this one suggests they are disenchanted with the tobacco issue. Glad someone else is picking it up.
Skunk Carcass

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Sep 13, 2012
Put a little arsenic in it. Solve the smoking issue quickly, buh wah ha ha...

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