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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: How nicotine delivered by Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) affects the lung and its recovery from cigarette smoking
Principal Investigator:

Lorise C. Gahring

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $156,800
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Since their introduction to the marketplace, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) have experienced a rapid growth in popularity as a means to deliver nicotine to the user in unprecedented high concentrations and purity. There is little evidence pertaining to the consequences this route of nicotine self- administration has on the health of the naïve user or those who use this product to aid in cigarette smoking (CS) cessation. This Merit application is designed to fill gaps in our understa...

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