Tobacco Smoking, Genes, & Nicotinic Receptors

Conditions

Nicotine Dependence | Smoking | Smoking Lapse Behavior

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to look at the relationship between tobacco smoking, genes, and brain chemistry. An individual's genes are believed to influence tobacco addiction, and we would like to investigate this relationship and how it is related to brain chemistry. Brain imaging is conducted using MRI and SPECT scans.

Participation Guidelines

Age:
18 Years - 55 Years
Gender:
Both

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Sponsor:
Dates:
2008 - 2014
Last Updated:
Study HIC#:
0811004426