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Contact: Steve Graff
stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu
215-349-5653
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Caryn Lerman, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Caption: High relapse rate in smokers may be explained by weakened connectivity among key brain networks, suggests a new JAMA Psychiatry study from Penn Medicine.

Credit: Penn Medicine

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