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Presentation of Nicotine


The History of Nicotine


Structure and Properties

  1. Structure of the molecule
  2. Properties of nicotine
  3. IR analysis
  4. Mass spectrum
  5. 1H-RMN analysis
  6. 13C-RMN analysis

The Metabolism of nicotine

  1. Absorption
  2. Action on  nicotinic receptors
  3. Tolerance and dependence
  4. Chemical transformations


  1. Synthesis of  S-nicotine
  2. Synthesis of R-nicotine

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