|The testing of vaccine, which blocks nicotine access to brain
In USA the testing of vaccine, which blocks nicotine access to brain, has begun. The vaccine acts in the following way: it blocks nicotine access to brain, and cigarettes become less attractive to smoker. The preparation was developed in the Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention for Wisconsin University.
According to the research work, about 70% of adult smokers want to give up. The problem is that only 5-7% of smokers are able to refuse this habit only due to will power.
Russia is at fourth place in the world by tobacco consumption. In Russia, there are more than 60% of men smokers and 20% of women smokers.