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Lack of association of OPRM1 genotype and smoking cessation.

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INTRODUCTION: Previous studies have reported an association between μ-opioid receptor (OPRM1) genotype and smoking cessation, with some evidence that the strength of this association depends on dose of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT). We examined whether a single-nucleotide polymorphism in the OPRM1 gene is associated with cessation and whether this variant moderates the effects of higher doses of NRT on abstinence.

METHODS: Participants were recruited from the practices of primar...

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Peer review status:
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10.1093/ntr/nts174

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Oncology
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Nicotine and tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Journal website
Volume:
15
Issue:
3
Pages:
739-744
Publication date:
2013-03-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-994X
ISSN:
1462-2203
Source identifiers:
352574
Language:
English
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uuid:59c1324e-bcce-4de8-82b7-e98aa9e83b5d
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Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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