Cocaine and its use in California

Cocaine: Cocaine is a narcotic (alkaloid) obtained from coca leaves native to South America (National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2013). Street names of cocaine are “C”, “Mojo”, “Aunt Nora”, “Dust”, “Charlie”, “Snow”, “Bernice”, “Toot”, “Nose Candy”, and “Sniff”. There is Read More …






Less than 1% of UK public research funding spent on antibiotic research in past 5 years

Main Point: Less than 1% of research funding awarded by public and charitable bodies to UK researchers in 2008–13 was awarded for research on antibiotics. Published in: The Lancet Infectious Diseases Study Further: The study, which is the first detailed Read More …