1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 04

    A modified Cambridge filter holder and extraction equipment and methodology to more accurately quantify water in high water content aerosols

    Philip Morris International, Research & Development, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Philip Morris International is developing products with the potential to reduce the risk of smoking-related diseases by heating tobacco and avoiding combustion. The resulting aerosol has a less complex chemical composition and contains more water...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 43

    A quantum dot-labelled immunoassay for assessing the in vitro genotoxicity of cigarette smoke based on quantitative detection of γH2AX

    CHEN Huan; LIU Tong; HAN Shulei; ZHANG Xiaotao; HOU Hongwei; HU Qingyuan
    China National Quality Supervision and Test Center, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Phosphorylation of histone H2AX (γH2AX) is a sensitive marker of activated DNA damage involving the formation of double-strand breaks. A novel quantum dot-labelled immunoassay was developed for profiling the genetic toxicity of cigarette smoke based...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, STPOST 10

    A prediction model for effects of atmospheric pressure on deliveries of tar and carbon monoxide in mainstream smoke based on ventilation rate of cigarettes

    ZHAO Hui(1); XIONG Wen(1); CHEN Zaigen(2); QU Guofu(1); YANG Liu(3); LI Ying(1); QIN Yunhua(3)
    (1) Hongta Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., R&D Center, Yuxi, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) China National Tobacco Quality Supervision & Test Center, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China; (3) Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Science, Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
    The deliveries of components in mainstream cigarette smoke determined under various atmospheric pressures are quite different, especially for tar and carbon monoxide. Multiple smoke analysis laboratories of China are located in high altitude areas,...