1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2011, Graz, STPOST 23

    What you always wanted to know about smoking-associated oxidative stress, but did not dare to ask

    MENSHOV V.A.; PALMINA N.P.; TROFIMOV A.V.
    Russian Academy of Sciences, Emanuel Institute of Biochemical Physics, Moscow, Russian Federation
    The pathogenesis of numerous diseases related to cigarette smoking is firmly associated in the literature with a development of an oxidative stress. However, the current knowledge on oxidative stress as universal generator of pathologies and the...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Edinburgh, 2010, APPOST 14

    Aloe vera aqueous extracts: Potential explanation at molecular level of its allelopathic effect of over Nicotiana tabacum plants.

    GEADA LOPEZ D.; IZQUIERDO A.; JO M.; GEADA LOPEZ G.; HERNANDEZ B.; MAESTRE BATLLE D.
    Tobacco Research Institute, Havana, Cuba.
    Positive allelopathic effects of Aloe vera extracts for medical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic applications on humans have been well documented over many years. However its vegetal applications are not so well described. More than 10 years ago, Pinar...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Shanghai, 2008, APPOST 02

    Evaluation of susceptibility of different larval instars of Helicoverpa armigera (Hub) to Bacillus thuringiensis in Mazandaran tobacco fields - Iran

    ASSEMI H.; REZAPANAH M.; SAJJADI A.; GOODARZIAN N.; CALANTARI MUSHAI M.
    Tobacco Research Institute, Tirtash, Behshahr, Iran.
    There are many microorganisms that are used for control of plant pests in the world. Among them, Bacillus thuringiensis has a wide range of activity and is more effective. The most important crop hosts of which H. armigera is major pest is tobacco....
  4. CORESTA Congress, Shanghai, 2008, APPOST 03

    Evaluation of resistance of tobacco beetle (Lasioderma serricorne F.) (Col. Anobiidae) on fumigant insecticides in tobacco stores

    ASSEMI H.; MAROUF A.; ROSTAMKOLAEI MOTLAGH E.; SAJJADI A.
    Tobacco Research Institute, Tirtash, Behshahr, Iran.
    Tobacco beetle is the most important pest of dried tobacco. This study was carried out in tobacco store of Mazandaran-Tirtash Education and Research Center. Treatments included: (1) 90% CO2 under polyethylene cover; (2) phostoxine 1 tab/m3 under...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Krakow, 2007, APPOST 09

    Molecular characterization of Cuban isolates from Peronospora hyoscyami sp. tabacina

    SILVA LARRAÑAGA Y.K.; MUIÑO B.; CHACÓN O.; CRESPO J.A.; BORRÁS O.
    Tobacco Research Institute, Havana, Cuba.
    Peronospora hyoscyami de Bary f. sp. tabacina, the oomycete that causes blue mould of tobacco, is an extremely destructive pathogen with aerially transported sporangiospores. Since 1979, P. hyoscyami f.sp. tabacina has caused billions of dollars...