National Institute on Drug Abuse

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National Institute on Drug Abuse

 (NIDA)
an institute of the national institutes of health that seeks to bring the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction through support and conduct of research across a broad range of disciplines, with rapid and effective dissemination of results of the research.
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Department of Transportation, the National Institute of Drug Abuse, and the Society of Forensic Toxicologists (the preeminent professional association in the field of drug testing) all raise serious questions about the accuracy of hair testing.
Navy study released by the National Institute of Drug Abuse in 1995 shows that the dark, coarse hair of many African-Americans, Hispanics, and Asians is more likely to retain external contamination, such as drug residues absorbed from the environment.
London of the National Institute of Drug Abuse in Baltimore has spent many years mapping brain activation by drugs of abuse.
-- is routinely blended to a uniform potency, tested and certified by the National Institute of Drug Abuse.
Henningfield,from the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA), said nicotine addiction "is a special sort of compulsive behavior,' similar to heroin and cocaine addiction in its behavioral and physical effects.
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