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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, AP 39

    Identification of genetic determinants controlling cadmium accumulation in tobacco

    BERTRAND J.(1); JULIO E.(2); COTUCHEAU J.(2); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(2); BERTHOMIEU P.(1)
    (1) UMR de Biochimie et Physiologie Moléculaire des Plantes, INRA/CNRS/Montpellier SupAgro/Université Montpellier, Montpellier, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Leaf Research, La Tour, Bergerac, France
    Cadmium is a toxic heavy metal naturally absorbed and accumulated by plants. It is present in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) leaves and potentially in the smoke of cigarettes. Reducing the cadmium content in leaves of tobacco plants requires a better...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 14 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    New smoking machine approach for cigarette smoking under intense and ISO 3308 conditions

    ROSE N.; SCHMIDT T.
    Borgwaldt KC GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
    ISO 3308 specifies the definitions and conditions for routine analytical smoking machines, defining the puffing regime as a 35 ml bell shape puff with a 2 s duration taken every 60 s. It also specifies two machine types “A” and “B” dependent on the...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 12

    Variability in some old tobacco varieties in the Republic of Macedonia

    MICESKA G.; KORUBIN-ALEKSOSKA A.; ALEKSOSKI J.
    Scientific Tobacco Institute - Prilep, University of "St. Kliment Ohridski"- Bitola, Prilep, Republic of Macedonia
    The studies were made with five old tobacco varieties of the types: Prilep, Djebel and Yaka, to study their quantitative traits: height of the stalk without inflorescence, number of leaves and green mass yield per stalk. The trial was set up in the...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 13

    Breeding for drought tolerance in tobacco

    KORUBIN-ALEKSOSKA A.; GVEROSKA B.; DIMITRIESKI M.; ALEKSOSKI J.
    Scientific Tobacco Institute - Prilep, University of "St. Kliment Ohridski"- Bitola, Prilep, Republic of Macedonia
    Today we are witnessing continuous spreading of drought as a result of global warming. The need for irrigation increases for all crops, including tobacco. The Oriental sun-cured tobacco does not require large quantities of water, but certain amounts...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 17

    Resistance to TMV (tobacco mosaic virus) and black shank (Phytophtora parasitica var. nicotianae) in some Oriental tobacco varieties and lines

    DIMITRIESKI M.; MICESKA G.
    Scientific Tobacco Institute - Prilep, University of "St. Kliment Ohridski"- Bitola, Prilep, Republic of Macedonia
    The common tobacco mosaic virus and black shank disease can cause severe economic loss to tobacco production in some microregions of the Republic of Macedonia and in other tobacco producing countries worldwide. Considering the actuality of the...