CORESTA Congress, New Orleans, 2002, AP 02
Stimulation of nicotine to nornicotine conversion by treatment of tobacco with sodium bicarbonate
Philip Morris USA, Research Center, Richmond, VA, USA
Commercial burley tobacco can undergo a mutation during seed development that leads to the capability of the mutant to convert nicotine to nornicotine during senescence and curing. Leaves containing higher levels of nornicotine tend strongly to...