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  1. 44th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2010, abstr. General Session 02

    How much impact can field production practices have on leaf chemistry and TSNA

    BUSH L.; SCHOERGENDORFER A.; DENTON P.; PEARCE R.; PEEK D.; FISHER L.; REED T.; CONRAD D.; PALMER G.; EBELHAR S.; JACK A.M.; KALENGAMALIRO N.
    University of Kentucky, Dept. of Plant & Soil Sciences, Lexington, KY, USA
    TSNAs (tobacco-specific nitrosamines) are formed by reaction, mainly during curing, between a tobacco alkaloid and an oxide of nitrogen. Some TSNAs are known to have biological activity and tobacco scientists have considerable information on TSNA...