posted on Sep, 9 2003 @ 05:57 PM
This can't come fast enough for me, it will save my life AND my pocket. I can't see the tobacco industry being too happy though.
Early trials of a vaccine which could help people to give up smoking are proving promising, say scientists.
Many smokers find it difficult to quit
Xenova, the British-based company behind the vaccine, which may also help coc aine addicts, started testing it two years ago.
Dr Campbell Bunce, a scientist at the company, told the British Association science festival at Salford University that the vaccine had proved safe