*  FitDynamic: New research evaluates how many of us live a healthy lifestyle
... serum cotinine level) and having a recommended body-fat percentage (5%-20% for men, and 8%-30% for women). Researchers then ...
  http://fitdynamic.blogspot.com/2016/07/new-research-evaluates-how-many-of-us.html
*  IJERPH | Free Full-Text | Associations Between Excessive Sodium Intake and Smoking and Alcohol Intake Among Korean Men: KNHANES...
The smoking rate was 44.1%. The geometric mean of the urinary cotinine level was 0.05 µg/mL, and the median (min-max) pack- ... urinary cotinine level, and pack-years of smoking. Food intake was assessed using a 24-h recall. The odds of excessive sodium ... The smoking rate was 44.1%. The geometric mean of the urinary cotinine level was 0.05 µg/mL, and the median (min-max) pack- ... urinary cotinine level, and pack-years of smoking. Food intake was assessed using a 24-h recall. The odds of excessive sodium ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/12/12/15540
*  AllThyroid.org: Thyroid Research Archive - Thyroid Disease
Smoking or smoke exposure was determined by measuring serum cotinine, a metabolite of nicotine; people with concentrations ,15 ...
  http://www.allthyroid.org/research/summaries/archive/thyroid_disease/05_03_smokers.html
*  Cotinine and Blood Pressure Levels: Variability Omitted Once Again | Hypertension
Cotinine and Blood Pressure Levels: Variability Omitted Once Again. Costas Thomopoulos, Carolina Lombardi, Gianfranco Parati ... Cotinine and Blood Pressure Levels: Variability Omitted Once Again. Costas Thomopoulos, Carolina Lombardi and Gianfranco Parati ... Cotinine and Blood Pressure Levels: Variability Omitted Once Again. Costas Thomopoulos, Carolina Lombardi and Gianfranco Parati ... Association of serum cotinine levels and hypertension in never smokers. Hypertension 2013;61:304-308. ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/61/4/e41
*  Plus it
As cotinine half life is about 20 hours,16 length of time since last working also impacts on cotinine concentrations. This was ... Measuring nicotine intake in population surveys: comparability of saliva cotinine and plasma cotinine estimates. Nicotine Tob ... In bodily fluids, cotinine, with a half life of around 20 hours,16 is a good indicator of exposure to smoke over the previous ... Salivary cotinine-Non-stimulated saliva samples (about 1 ml) were collected according to the protocol used in the Health Survey ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/331/7525/1117
*  Cotinine Feedback as an Intervention to Change Parental/Caregiver Smoking Behavior Around Children With Cancer - Full Text View...
Cotinine Feedback as an Intervention to Change Parental/Caregiver Smoking Behavior Around Children With Cancer. This study has ... Change in urine cotinine level [ Time Frame: 4 weeks after baseline visit ]. The primary objective of this study is to ... Behavioral: Cotinine Education Those randomized to the active intervention will also be provided with education utilizing the ... Cotinine Feedback as an Intervention to Change Parental/Caregiver Smoking Behavior Around Children With Cancer. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01828502?term=%22secondhand+smoke%22&recr=Open&rank=7
*  Development of simple HPLC/UV with a column-switching method for the determination of nicotine and cotinine in hair samples
As one of the results, the areas of nicotine and cotinine measured by HPLC/UV with column-switching method were 12.9 and 16.9 ... We were able to establish a low-cost method with good sensitivity for measuring nicotine and cotinine in hair. The HPLC/UV with ... The amount of nicotine and cotinine in hair was significantly correlated to number of cigarettes smoked per day (r = 0.228, p ... We then measured amounts of nicotine and cotinine in hair samples collected from the general population, and compared both the ...
  http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=29880
*  Nicotine Information | Cotinine Detection Info
Learn about nicotine drug testing, the difference between nicotine and cotinine, and more. ... Cotinine can also be easily detected with a cotinine saliva drug test such as our iScreen OFD Saliva Cotinine Test Kit, which ... What is cotinine?. Cotinine (COT) is a metabolite synthesized by the body as a byproduct of nicotine. Drug tests for nicotine ... Cotinine remains in the body for an extended period of time as a result of direct or secondhand smoke exposure. Cotinine drug ...
  https://testcountry.com/pages/faq-nicotine-and-tobacco
*  Allergy Dude's Allergy and Asthma Assortments: What are the Benefits of Knowing Urinary Cotinine Levels
The child's urine cotinine level, by serum and urine tests, should be measure on the same day. Ideally, the cotinine levels of ... Nicotine is metabolized in cotinine. This chemical is found in the blood, hair, and urine, after smoke exposure. Cotinine can ... What are the Benefits of Knowing Urinary Cotinine Levels All tobacco products contain nicotine. Nicotine is just one over over ... Parent 1 should document by testing that his or her cotinine level is 0 by serum and urine tests the day that the child goes to ...
  http://kaoallergyasthma.blogspot.com/2009/03/what-are-benefits-of-knowing-urinary.html
*  The impact of Michigan's Dr Ron Davis smoke-free air law on levels of cotinine, tobacco-specific lung carcinogen and severity...
Results There was a significant decrease in the mean cotinine levels from 35.9 ng/ml to a non-quantifiable value (p,0.001), and ... The impact of Michigan's Dr Ron Davis smoke-free air law on levels of cotinine, tobacco-specific lung carcinogen and severity ... The impact of Michigan's Dr Ron Davis smoke-free air law on levels of cotinine, tobacco-specific lung carcinogen and severity ... The main outcome measures were urine samples for total cotinine and total NNAL and data from a self-administered respiratory ...
  http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/early/2012/06/14/tobaccocontrol-2011-050328
*  Serum cotinine level as predictor of lung cancer risk. - Oxford Clinical Trial Service Unit & Epidemiological Studies Unit ...
RESULTS: Mean serum cotinine level was higher in cases than in controls. Compared with subjects with a cotinine level of , or ... Serum cotinine level is a predictor of risk of lung cancer among smokers. The reported plateau in risk at high doses is likely ... Serum cotinine was measured with a competitive immunoassay. Regression dilution was corrected for based on repeated measures on ... We found no association between serum cotinine level (range, 0.1-9.9 ng/mL) and lung cancer risk among self-reported nonsmokers ...
  https://www.ctsu.ox.ac.uk/publications/39963
*  Nicotine Cotinine | LabCorp
Nicotine; Cotinine Why Get Tested?. To detect the presence of and/or measure the quantity of nicotine or cotinine in blood, ... Cotinine may also be measured in saliva and in hair, although hair testing is primarily used in a research setting, such as a ... Cotinine is usually the test of choice to evaluate tobacco use or exposure to tobacco smoke because it is stable and is only ... Cotinine has a half-life in the body of between 7 and 40 hours, while nicotine has a half-life of 1 to 4 hours. ...
  https://www.labcorp.com/help/patient-test-info/nicotine--cotinine
*  Cotinine ≥98% | Sigma-Aldrich
Cotinine for your research needs. Find product specific information including CAS, MSDS, protocols and references. ... Cotinine ≥98% Synonym: (S). -. 1-. Methyl-. 5-. (3-. pyridyl). -. 2-. pyrrolidinone, S(−)-1-Methyl-5-(3-pyridyl)-2-pyrrolidone ...
  https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/product/sigma/c5923?lang=en®ion=US
*  Cotinine Summary Report | CureHunter
The N-glucuronide conjugate of cotinine is a major urinary metabolite of NICOTINE. It thus serves as a biomarker of exposure to ... Cotinine. Subscribe to New Research on Cotinine The N-glucuronide conjugate of cotinine is a major urinary metabolite of ... 12/01/2013 - "The goal of the study was to examine the association of cotinine and NNAL with asthma outcomes in the U.S. ". 07/ ... 03/01/2013 - "This study used salivary cotinine to assess the impact of change in smoking exposure on birth weight in full-term ...
  http://www.curehunter.com/public/keywordSummaryD003367-Cotinine.do
*  Cotinine in children admitted for asthma and readmission. - PubMed - NCBI
Of the children with reported exposure, 87.6% had detectable serum cotinine and 97.7% had detectable salivary cotinine. ... Cotinine in children admitted for asthma and readmission.. Howrylak JA1, Spanier AJ, Huang B, Peake RW, Kellogg MD, Sauers H, ... had detectable serum cotinine and 69.9% had detectable salivary cotinine. ... We measured serum and saliva cotinine levels with mass spectrometry. We used logistic regression to evaluate associations ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24446438
*  How long is cotinine detectable in the blood? | Reference.com
... cotinine levels fall below the detectable range after two weeks of abstinence, according to Mayo Clinic. This means that the ... The average half-life of nicotine is two hours, while the half-life of cotinine is 15 hours. The range of cotinine in the blood ... Elevated levels of cotinine have been found in individuals exposed to second-hand smoking. Levels as high as 8 nanograms per ... In most heavy smokers, cotinine levels fall below the detectable range after two weeks of abstinence, according to Mayo Clinic. ...
  https://www.reference.com/health/long-cotinine-detectable-blood-5f1a91bb936a2a4a
*  Detection of cotinine in newborn dried blood spots.
Cotinine / blood*. Female. Humans. Infant, Newborn. Maternal-Fetal Exchange. Neoplasms / etiology. Predictive Value of Tests. ... Mean cotinine was 29 ng/mL (SD, 7.5), 45 ng/mL (SD, 9.7), and 9 ng/mL (SD, 7.4), respectively, among infants of all smokers, ... 0/Biological Markers; 0/Tobacco Smoke Pollution; 486-56-6/Cotinine From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National ... As proof-of-principle, we examined cotinine in DBS of 20 infants enrolled in a pilot study of pregnancy among low-income women ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Detection-cotinine-in-newborn-dried/17855712.html
*  Cotinine Tests | Nicotine Exposure Tests
... detect exposure to cotinine; six levels of nicotine exposure; urine or saliva; smoking cessation; clinical trials and research ... Tobacco Tests from QuickMedical screen for cotinine, a nicotine metabolite, in either urine or saliva and can identify levels ...
  https://www.quickmedical.com/tobacco-nicotine-cotinine-tests.html
*  Guidelines for Interpreting Cotinine Levels: United States - Salimetrics
Average cotinine level for adult non-smokers in the US: 0.1 ng/mL. It is unusual to see cotinine levels , 1 ng/mL in US non- ... Recommended Guidelines for Interpreting Salivary Cotinine Results Using Salimetrics Cotinine EIA Kit. ... Note: Saliva cotinine values are slightly higher than in serum by a ratio of 1.16. (2) In addition, EIA results give values ... Average cotinine level for adult smokers in US: , 100 ng/mL. *Note: Groups with high levels of secondhand smoke may require ...
  https://www.salimetrics.com/guidelines-for-interpreting-cotinine-levels-united-states/
*  Metabolism of Nicotine and Cotinine in Pregnant African-American Women - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Metabolism of Nicotine and Cotinine in Pregnant African-American Women. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... Passive and active maternal smoking as measured by serum cotinine: the effect on birthweight. Am J Public Health. 1995 Mar;85(3 ... Blood, urine, and saliva samples are analyzed for nicotine and cotinine (a product of nicotine metabolism) levels, and DNA will ... 1. Collect DNA for exploratory analyses regarding genetic causes of differences in metabolism of nicotine and cotinine. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00341640?term=sleep&spons=NICHD&rank=20
*  Nicotine and its metabolite cotinine are mitogenic for human vascular smooth muscle cells.
A weak mitogenic effect was observed at a low serum concentration for cotinine but not nicotine. Cotinine at a concentration of ... Cotinine / adverse effects*. Culture Media. DNA / biosynthesis, drug effects. Fetal Blood. Graft Survival. Humans. Hyperplasia ... RESULTS: In the presence of serum both nicotine and cotinine at concentrations of 10(-7) and 10(-8) mol/L were mitogenic for ... This study evaluated the effect of nicotine and its major stable metabolite cotinine on vascular SMC proliferation in vitro. ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Nicotine-its-metabolite-cotinine-are/9129624.html
*  Sci. Pharm. | Free Full-Text | Reproducible Saliva Collection as Basis for Cotinine Testing in Oral Fluid
Reproducible Saliva Collection as Basis for Cotinine Testing in Oral Fluid. R. W. SCHMID 1,* , L. HALWACHS 1, B. STEYRER 1,2 ... SCHMID RW, HALWACHS L, STEYRER B, LEICHTFRIED D. Reproducible Saliva Collection as Basis for Cotinine Testing in Oral Fluid. ... SCHMID, R.W.; HALWACHS, L.; STEYRER, B.; LEICHTFRIED, D. Reproducible Saliva Collection as Basis for Cotinine Testing in Oral ... "Reproducible Saliva Collection as Basis for Cotinine Testing in Oral Fluid." Sci. Pharm. 77, Posters (PO): 227. ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2218-0532/77/7/227