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  1. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 14

    Water pipe tobacco smoking – from the first idea to an international standard

    HAHN J.(1); ROSE N.(2)
    (1) Chemisches und Veterinäruntersuchungsamt Sigmaringen, Sigmaringen, Germany; (2) Borgwaldt KC GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
    The presentation is divided into two parts: The first part concerns the requirement for a standardised method in general. It points out the reasons why the German national standardisation body DIN initialised the project within the ISO/TC 126. It also ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 03

    Lowering TSNAs through nitrite reductase activity

    DAVENPORT S.E.; FORSYTH K.; TULLY L.; LISTER R.; LE LAY P.; MAUNDERS M.; SANCHEZ-TAMBURRINO J.P.
    Advanced Technologies Ltd., Cambridge, UK (holding of British American Tobacco Ltd.)
    Tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) are compounds in tobacco that have been shown to be carcinogenic. TSNAs are formed by the nitrosation of tobacco alkaloids with the main nitrosating agent believed to be nitrite. High levels of nitrate accumulation ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 27

    Tobacco Biotechnology: a tool for business solutions

    SANCHEZ-TAMBURRINO J.P.; EDWARDS K.; JONES L.; DAVENPORT S.E.
    Advanced Technologies Ltd., Cambridge, UK (holding of British American Tobacco Ltd.)
    Over the past 20 years, genetic modification and molecular breeding has been successfully used in many different crops to provide agronomic advantages (i.e., herbicide resistance, insect tolerance). However there are many other areas where it can be used ...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2009, 63, abstr. 38

    Development of technical regulations of tar, nicotine and carbon monoxide for tobacco products in the European Union in the last decade till today with special focus on cigarettes

    HAHN J.
    Chemisches und Veterinäruntersuchungsamt, Sigmaringen, Germany.
    Since 2002 the Directive 2001/37/EC of the European Parlement (Tobacco Product Regulation) regulates the maximum levels for tar, nicotine and carbon monoxide. The Directive also asks for a statement of ingredients in tobacco products and its toxicological ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Shanghai, 2008, SSPTPOST 11

    Use of an EpiOralTM human tissue model for testing of substances for oral irritancy in vitro

    JAI T.S.; DELVES S.J.; FAUX S.P.; KUMARAVEL T.S.; NEILSON L.R.; MEREDITH C.
    Advanced Technologies Ltd., Cambridge, UK
    The EpiOralTM tissue model consists of normal human keratinocytes differentiated to form a multilayered tissue. The phenotype is analogous to human oral epithelium in vivo providing the opportunity for in vitro irritancy testing on human tissue. This ...