nicotine analogue

nicotine analogue

Neuropharmacology Any of a family of compounds that structurally mimic nicotine–eg, ABT-418, Abbott labs, which may ↑ short-term and spatial memory, and reaction times in clinical testing
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Working with up to 200 rats, they synthesized nicotine analogues, just as Philip Morris had hoped.