Benefits Of Nicotine

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Nicotine-Induced Long-Term In Vivo Synaptic Plasticity

Dopamine Enables In Vivo Synaptic Plasticity Associated with the Addictive Drug Nicotine This article from ScienceDirect does a great job at analyzing data and showing how the plasticity of the brain is affected with release of dopamine with nicotine. You may have heard about the plasticity of the brain or neuroplasticity in the past, the …

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Nicotine And The Growth Of New Blood Cells

Researchers discover nicotine stimulates growth of new blood vessels “Researchers speculate that when nicotine binds to the receptor on endothelial cells it stimulates the cells to release a cascade of chemicals that promote the formation of new blood vessels. The new vessels then deliver oxygen and nutrients to the interior of tumors and plaque deposits. …

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Nicotine Increases Brain Functional Network Efficiency

Nicotine Increases Brain Functional Network Efficiency Abstract Despite the use of cholinergictherapies in Alzheimer’s disease and the development of cholinergic strategies for schizophrenia, relatively little is known about how the system modulates the connectivity and structure of large-scale brain networks. To better understand how nicotinic cholinergic systems alter these networks, this study examined the effects of nicotine on measures of whole-brain network communication …

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