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Early Life Exposure to Nicotine Alters Mouse Neurons and Predisposes Brain to Addiction

News   May 22, 2019 | Original story from the University of California San Diego

 
Early Life Exposure to Nicotine Alters Mouse Neurons and  Predisposes Brain to Addiction

A stained micrograph of a mouse purkinje neuron, a type of brain cell that releases the GABA neurotransmitter, and which is affected by nicotine exposure. Credit: Cell Image Library, NCMIR http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/CCDB_16

 
 
 

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