1. Beitr. Tabakforsch. Int./Contrib. Tob. Research, 2002, 20-1, p. 15-22., ISSN.0173-783X.

    Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) for the control of insect pests in stored tobacco: a review

    BLANC M.; KAELIN P.; GADANI F.
    Philip Morris Intl, R&D, c/o Philip Morris Products SA, Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
    Among the insect species causing infestations and serious damages to stored commodities, the cigarette beetle, Lasioderma serricorne (F.) and the tobacco moth, Ephestia elutella (Hübner) are the major pests of both raw and manufactured tobacco....
  2. Bull. ARN, 1999, p. 16-23., ISSN.1146-6200.

    Extracellular activated oxygen species (AOS) production in tobacco cells elicited by cryptogein

    RUSTERUCCI C.; AGNEL J-P.; SIMON-PLAS F.
    CEA/CE - Cadarache, Dépt. d'Ecophysiol. Végét. et de Microbiol., St Paul-Lez-Durance, France
    Cryptogein is a proteinaceous elicitor of plant defense (elicitin), secreted by the fungus Phytophthora cryptogea . Applied on the cut of a decapitated tobacco plant, this protein induces a hypersensitivity reaction associated to the development of...
  3. CORESTA Congress, New Orleans, 2002, AP 33

    Quantitative determination of genetic modification markers in tobacco by high-throughput real time PCR

    ROSSI L.; PIJNENBURG H.; BINDLER G.; KOCHER S.; HÄRRI A.; GADANI F.; ZUBER J.
    Philip Morris Products SA, R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
    Analytical methods based on the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) are widely used to detect, identify and quantify genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in agricultural crops, food and feed. The determination of genetic identity facilitates the...