Reduced-nicotine content (RNC) cigarettes and gene expression

This project is focused in investigating the effects of varying doses of nicotine on gene expression, and how these mediate withdrawal and craving symptoms among heavy smokers.

Constanza Paulina Silva Gallardo
Ph.D. Candidate at Biobehavioral Health

My research interests are nicotine exposure during adolescence, reduced nicotine-content (RNC) cigarettes, nicotine and co-use with other substances, prevention science and genomics.