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Below are descriptions of our current smoking studies. Please take a minute to read about each of our studies.
 
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Tobacco Retailers

The purpose of this study is to better understand the influence of tobacco retail outlets on human behavior in order to improve population health. During this study you will be asked to carry a location device (a GPS logger) with you at all times for 14 days. You will also have an fMRI session where we will measure your brain activity using a MRI scanner.

Eligibility Requirements:

Age 18 to 55
Right-handed
Live and (if employed) work in Durham County

Study Requirements:

5 visits over the course of 4-6 weeks

Compensation is available

NicRed Non-Quit Study

The purpose of this research study is to investigate reactions to, and choices to use, cigarettes with varying nicotine content among young adult smokers. You will be asked to come into the lab and smoke investigational cigarettes provided to you by this lab. Some of the cigarettes provided by the lab may contain less nicotine than what is found in most brands, other cigarettes may contain a normal amount of nicotine.

Eligibility Requirements:

Age 18 to 25
Generally Healthy
Occasional Smoker

Study Requirements:

6 visits over the course of 3-7 weeks

Compensation is available

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