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  1. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 02

    The AP2 transcription factor NtERF172 confers drought resistance by modifying NtCAT

    HU Risheng(1); LI Yangyang(1); LIU Dan(2); ZHAO Qiang(3)
    (1) Hunan Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Changsha, Hunan Province, P.R. China; (2) Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Qingdao, P.R. China; (3) College of Horticulture, Qingdao Agricultural University, Qingdao, P.R. China
    Drought stress often limits plant growth and global crop yields. Catalase (CAT)-mediated hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) scavenging plays an important role in the adaptation of plant stress responses, but the transcriptional regulation of the CAT gene in...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Online, 2020, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 03

    Method development for the analysis of mono-carbonyl compounds in e-vapor products by LC-MS

    ZHU J.; HEREDIA A.; TWEEDY J.; TAYYARAH R.
    ITG Brands and Fontem USA, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.
    At the 73rd Tobacco Science Research Conference (TSRC), we presented a novel method for quantitation by LC-MS of mono-carbonyl compounds in e-vapor product aerosol samples. The method is simple and robust with good recoveries. We have since extended...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 17

    Variation of soil potassium quantity-intensity relationship in flue-cured tobacco-rape rotation system under long-term located potassium application

    DAI Kuai(1); LI Jiangzhou(1); ZHANG Limeng(1); JI Sigui(1); LONG Huaiyu(2); XU Zhaoli(3); DUAN Yuqi(3); YANG Yuhong(3); LU Xiuping(3); JIAO Yongge(1); BU Lingduo(1)
    (1) Yunnan Tobacco Company Yuxi Branch/Biological Control of Tobacco Diseases and Insect Pests Engineering Research Center of China, Yuxi, P.R. China; (2) Institute of Agriculture Resources and Regional Planning, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, P.R. China; (3) Yunnan Tobacco Agriculture Research Institute, Kunming 650031, P.R. China
    The aim of this study was to explore the effect of long-term potassium application on soil potassium supply capacity, so as to provide certain scientific basis for rationalising potassium application and continuing research on the development of...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 07

    Effects of wheat straw and biochar addition on physiochemical properties and organic carbon fractions in flue-cured tobacco planting soil

    WANG Yi; ZHANG Junqing; KUANG Shuai; GUAN Ensen; ZHUO Qicui; SONG Xiaopei; LU Weilong; WANG Dahai; LIU Yuedong; ZHANG Jiguang
    Weifang Tobacco Co., Ltd of Shandong Province of CNTC, Weifang, P.R. China; Ministry of Agriculture, Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agriculture Sciences, Qingdao, P.R. China
    Soil organic carbon (SOC) is the core component in maintaining soil fertility. However, soil total organic carbon (TOC) gains and losses are difficult to distinguish over a short time period. Previous studies showed that labile organic carbon...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 25

    Misperception of e-cigarette harm growing among American adults, 2013-2015

    VERRON T.(1); GUO M.(1); VARIGNON B.(1); O'CONNELL G.(2); WALELE T.(2); CAHOURS X.(1)
    (1) SEITA - Imperial Brands plc, Paris, France; (2) Fontem Ventures B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Electronic cigarettes (e cigarettes) have been characterised as significantly less harmful than smoked tobacco by an increasing number of public health authorities. However, the proportion of American adults who perceive e cigarettes to be equally or...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 43

    In vitro micronucleus (MN) assay using TK6 cells: review of historical positive and negative control data

    STANKOWSKI L.F. Jr(1); HURTADO S.B.(1); WELLS M.M.(1); KWOK V.Y.(1); DOSHI U.(2); COFFA B.G.(2); LEE K.M.(2)
    (1) Charles River Laboratories, Genetic and In Vitro Toxicology, Skokie, IL, U.S.A.; (2) Altria Client Services LLC, Research, Development & Regulatory Affairs, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.
    TK6 human lymphoblastoid cells are widely used in the in vitro MN assay as a part of regulatory genotoxicity testing for pharmaceuticals, but have seen relatively limited use in testing of other test materials, including tobacco-related products. As...
  7. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 46

    Validation of an in vitro test battery to evaluate smokeless tobacco products

    HURTADO S.B.(1); LALLIER B.(1); TYDRICK C.(1); LIU Z.(2); GUMP J.(2); BISWAS K.(2); KWOK V.Y.(1); STANKOWSKI L.F. Jr(1)
    (1) Charles River Laboratories, Genetic and In Vitro Toxicology, Skokie, IL, U.S.A.; (2) Charles River Laboratories, Analytical Chemistry, Ashland, OH, U.S.A.
    Evaluating potential cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of smokeless tobacco products poses unique challenges for in vitro testing. Each product is a complex mixture of vegetable matter, and may include a packaging component as part of the final product....
  8. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 52

    Biological test procedure for fresh generated cigarette smoke and e-cigarette aerosols under air-liquid interface (ALI) exposure in 24 and 96 multi-well plates

    WIECZOREK R.(1); TRELLES STICKEN E.(1); WALELE T.(2); CZEKALA L.(3); SIMMS L.(3)
    (1) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Imperial Brands plc, Hamburg, Germany; (2) Fontem Ventures, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (3) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Bristol, U.K.
    Cigarette smoke and e cigarette aerosol contain particulate matter/liquid droplets in the solid phase as well as volatile substances in the gas phase. Both fractions are of potential toxicological relevance and should be considered when assessing...