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  1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 10

    Testing performance of tobacco varieties in water stress conditions

    CAMPANONI P.(1); LAPARRA H.(1); OZELLEY P.(1); DELLA CIANA P.(3); BISCARINI E.(3); MAURIZI L.(2); NARDONI N.(2); TRIPPELLA C.(2); GOEPFERT S.(1)
    (1) Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (2) Philip Morris Italia s.r.l., via Po 11-13-15, 00198, Roma, Italy; (3) L’Agricola s.r.l., Bastia Umbra, Perugia, Italy
    Increasing climate instability could lead to local agricultural constraints, presenting a risk for volumes and quality of tobacco supply. Selecting and breeding tobacco varieties for the ability to perform in unfavourable water conditions becomes a ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 24

    Downregulation of a putative nitrate transporter gene substantially reduces the accumulation of TSNAs in air-cured tobaccos

    GOEPFERT S.(1); BOVET L.(1); LU J.(2); CAMPANONI P.(1); LEWIS R.S.(2); DEWEY R.E.(2)
    (1) Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (2) North Carolina State University, Department of Crop Science, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.
    Air-cured Burley tobacco leaves typically exhibit high levels of nicotine-derived nitrosamine ketone (NNK) and N'-nitrosonornicotine (NNN). It has been previously demonstrated that leaf nitrate accumulation in air-cured tobaccos serves as the source ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 27

    The research and application of systematic technologies for reducing tobacco specific nitrosamines in tobacco and cigarette smoke

    BAI Ruoshi(1); ZHOU Jun(1); YANG Chunlei(2); SHI Hongzhi(3); LIU Weijuan(4); XU Tongguang(1); MA Yanjun(1); LIU Xingyu(1); YANG Jinpeng(2); WANG Jun(3); ZHANG Jie(1); YANG Zhendong(1); ZHENG Xiaoman(1); ZHANG Chen(1)
    (1) Technical Center of Beijing Cigarette Factory, Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd, Beijing, P.R. China; (2) Hubei Tobacco Research Institute, Wuhan, P.R. China; (3) Henan Agriculture University, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (4) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd, Kunming, P.R. China
    Reduction of tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) in tobacco and cigarette smoke is a research hotspot. The systematic technologies for reducing TSNAs in both agricultural and industrial areas were developed and applied. The TSNA levels for the upper and ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 28

    Effect of vacuum packaging on the formation of TSNAs in tobacco leaves during storage

    WANG Jun(1); SHI Hongzhi(1); Li Jingjing(1); ZHOU Jun(2); YANG Huijuan(1); BAI Ruoshi(2); ZHANG Chen(2)
    (1) Henan Agricultural University / China National Tobacco Cultivation & Physiology & Biochemistry Research Center / Tobacco Cultivation Key Laboratory of China Tobacco, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Beijing Cigarette Factory of Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China
    Experiments were carried out to further clarify the effect of NOx on the formation of TSNAs during tobacco storage. Vacuum treatment was used to change the packing method of tobacco leaves, after which the changes of TSNAs after high temperature treatment ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 29

    Changes in content of TSNAs and other compounds of different tobacco types during 6-year long-term storage

    ZHANG Mengyue(1); SHI Hongzhi(1); ZHOU Jun(2); DUAN Weidong(3); YANG Huijuan(1); BAI Ruoshi(2)
    (1) Henan Agricultural University, National Tobacco Cultivation & Physiology & Biochemistry Research Center, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Beijing Cigarette Factory of Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Henan Industrial Ltd Co., Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Samples of flue-cured, Burley and sun-cured tobaccos from different production areas were collected to investigate the changes in content of tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) by the SPE-LC-MS/MS method during 6-year long term storage under natural ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 49

    The influence of Nicotiana alata-derived introgression on plant malformations of tobacco breeding lines resistant to tomato spotted wilt virus

    KORBECKA-GLINKA G.(1); TROJAK-GOLUCH A.(1); DOROSZEWSKA T.(1); GOEPFERT S.(2)
    (1) Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation - State Research Institute, Pulawy, Poland; (2) Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) is one of the most destructive viruses for tobacco cultivation. Cultivar “Polalta” carries a resistance gene introgressed from a wild species, Nicotiana alata, but the use of this cultivar in breeding is hampered by ...
  7. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 04

    Assessing the cytotoxicity of e-liquids without the use of the neutral red uptake assay

    McHUGH D.; CUDAZZO G.; VANSCHEEUWIJCK P.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    As part of the pre-clinical assessment performed for consumer products in the tobacco industry, an in vitro assessment of a tobacco product’s cytotoxicity was performed using the neutral red uptake (NRU) assay. Since 2004, the CORESTA In Vitro Task Force ...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 13

    Release mechanism of nicotine in heat-not-burn tobacco products

    HUA Qing; ZHENG Saijing; ZHANG Wei; ZHOU Huiming; ZHANG Yichun; LU Wenjie; WU Da; SHEN Yi; LIU Baizhan
    Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Shanghai, P.R. China
    In this paper, the release of nicotine from reconstituted tobacco, on which different amounts of glycerol and water were applied, was investigated at different temperatures. The thermal release behaviour of nicotine from reconstituted tobacco was verified ...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 01

    Cross-sectional surveys on the use of tobacco products in the general population and in users of IQOS in Germany, Italy, and London (2018-2020): introducing the study protocols

    SPONSIELLO-WANG Z.; LANGER P.; PRIETO L.; DOBRYNINA M.; SKIADA D.; CAMILLE N.; WEITKUNAT R.; LÜDICKE F.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Background: Philip Morris International (PMI) launched cross-sectional surveys in Italy, Germany, and London in March 2018 following the commercialization of a heat-not-burn tobacco product, IQOS. This publication introduces the study protocols. Methods: ...
  10. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 02

    Quantification of nitrogen oxides in aerosol of heat-not-burn IQOS product and combination of aerosol collection with the aerosol generation for TSNA analysis

    BADER P.; DEBRICK A.; GAUTIER L.; RADTKE F.; HUNKELER P.; MATERA R.; REYREN C.; CRENNA M.; STOOP A.
    Philip Morris Products S.A. (part of Philip Morris International group of companies), PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Nitrogen oxides (NOx), nitrogen monoxide (NO), and tobacco-specific nitrosamines (TSNA) are compounds that are analysed in the mainstream aerosol of heat-not-burn tobacco products, such as IQOS. The purpose of this study was to develop and validate a ...