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Nicotine

Known as: nicotine product, (S)-Nicotine, nicotine in any form 
A plant alkaloid, found in the tobacco plant, and addictive central nervous system (CNS) stimulant that causes either ganglionic stimulation in low… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The classical studies of nicotine by Langley at the turn of the 20th century introduced the concept of a "receptive substance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors are prototypes for the pharmaceutically important family of pentameric ligand-gated ion… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Nicotine and other nicotinic agonists have been found to improve performance on attention and memory tasks. Clinical studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Release of the neurotransmitter dopamine in the mesolimbic system of the brain mediates the reinforcing properties of several… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Tobacco use in developed countries is estimated to be the single largest cause of premature death. Nicotine is the primary… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
NICOTINE obtained from tobacco can improve learning and memory on various tasks and has been linked to arousal, attention, rapid… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
This paper describes a protocol for induction of moderate psychological stress in a laboratory setting and evaluates its effects… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
DBA mice were chronically treated with nicotine by continuous intravenous infusion of 4.0 mg/kg/hr for 10 d. Drug-treated mice… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The effect of various drugs on the extracellular concentration of dopamine in two terminal dopaminergic areas, the nucleus… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Three radioligands have been commonly used to label putative nicotinic cholinoceptors in the mammalian central nervous system… Expand
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