TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 054
Variation of sugar levels in tobacco upon heating
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
Non-polymeric carbohydrates including glucose, fructose, and sucrose are major constituents in flue-cured and Oriental tobaccos. The compounds are also present in burley although at much lower levels. Other small carbohydrates as well as carbohydrate...