April 1, 2015|
April 2015's selection of notable quotes
December 29, 2014|
In 2014, new research findings and guidelines brought increased attention to biological differences between males and females.
December 4, 2014|
A new study reveals an association between smoking and rates of Y chromosome loss in blood cells, which may explain elevated cancer risk among male smokers.
November 14, 2014|
Smokers light up less after smelling cigarette smoke together with foul odors during sleep, a study shows.
April 7, 2014|
Researchers and regulators reflect on the progress that has been made in preventing tobacco-related disease in the 50 years since the publication of the first U.S. Surgeon General’s report.
November 15, 2013|
Researchers pinpoint the interpeduncular nucleus as the home of nicotine withdrawal, suggesting that treatments targeted to region may aid smoking cessation.
December 14, 2012|
New research suggests that some smokers may carry a gene variant that makes them less likely to quit simply because cigarette taxes are raised.
December 5, 2012|
Two species of songbirds pack their nests with scavenged cigarette butts that repel irksome parasites.
November 5, 2012|
Nicotine leaves epigenetic marks on the rat genome that make offspring and grand-offspring more prone to asthma.
June 21, 2012|
Some of the interesting stories researchers were discussing at this year’s American Society of Microbiology meeting in San Francisco.