Title : Effects of low- and high-nicotine cigarette smoking on mood states and the HPA axis in men.

Pub. Date : 2005 Sep

PMID : 15870834

2 Functional Relationships(s)
Compound Name
Protein Name
1 After high-nicotine cigarette smoking began, plasma ACTH levels increased significantly above baseline within 12 min and reached peak levels of 21.88+/-5.34 pmol/l within 20 min. Nicotine proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens
2 ACTH increases were significantly correlated with increases in plasma nicotine (r=0.85; P<0.0001), DHEA (r=0.66; P=0.002), and epinephrine (r=0.86; P<0.0001). Nicotine proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens