Nicotine-Chomping Bacteria May Hold Key To Anti-Smoking Therapy

Nicotine Chomping Bacteria

A study from scientists at The Scripps Research Institute explores an enzyme that may be used to help people quit smoking. The research, published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, offers a possible alternative to current smoking cessation aids which are shown to fail in 80 to 90 percent of … Continue reading

Cigarettes Make Superbugs Stronger

Cigarettes Superbug

Written by Melissa Breyer – Mother Nature Network See original article here Cigarettes make superbugs stronger (and e-cigarettes aren’t much better) Both cigarette smoke and e-cigarette vapor increase the virulence of potentially life-threatening bacteria while also decreasing the body’s ability to fight them, new study finds. If superbugs could talk, they’d … Continue reading