1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, AP 41

    Effects of different growth temperatures on alkaloid content and nicotine metabolism in roots, stems and leaves of tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) plants

    JIN Y.F.(1); WANG S.S.(1); LI J.Y.(2); PANG T.(2); ZHANG J.B.(1); GONG M.(1)
    (1) School of Life Sciences, Yunnan Normal University, Kunming, P.R. China; (2) Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Agricultural Sciences, Kunming, P.R. China
    Alkaloids, especially nicotine content, significantly influences quality and flavour types of tobacco leaves, which is differentially regulated by various environmental conditions. To investigate the effects of different growth temperature on alkaloids ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APW 02

    The tobacco genome sequence

    SIERRO N.; BATTEY J.N.D.; OUADI S.; BAKAHER N.; BOVET L.; WILLIG A.; GOEPFERT S.; PEITSCH M.C.; IVANOV N.V.
    Philip Morris Products S.A., PMI R&D, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Nicotiana tabacum (common tobacco) is a major crop species and a model organism, for which only very fragmented genomic sequences have been available until recently. The three most commonly used tobacco types are flue-cured (or Virginia), Burley and ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 14

    The influence of slim cigarette market share on smoking prevalence

    SLATER A.(1); BUSS J.(1); GHOSH D.(2)
    (1) Oxford Economics Ltd, Oxford, U.K.; (2) Philip Morris International, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Slim cigarettes were defined in the 2012 draft EU-Tobacco Product Directive (EU-TPD) as cigarettes with a diameter of less than 7.5mm. Slim cigarettes are marketed in various countries around the world and have been growing as a share of the global ...