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Nicotine boost was deliberate, study says

Harvard researchers analyze cigarette data

By Stephen Smith
Globe Staff / January 18, 2007

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Data supplied by tobacco companies strongly suggest that in recent years manufacturers deliberately boosted nicotine levels in cigarettes to more effectively hook smokers, Harvard researchers conclude in a study being released today. (Full article: 1044 words)

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