1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2015, Jeju, ST 27

    Analysis of process intensity on tobacco moisture retention based on uniform design

    LI Wenjuan(1); ZHOU Fangfang(1); LONG Minghai(1); ZI Wenhua(1); JIANG Meihong(1); LIU Ze(2)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe Group, Kunming, Kunming, P.R. China
    Tobacco moisture retention provides essential information about moisture adsorption behaviour and physical characteristics of cigarette formulating, which also influence cigarette aroma and smoking quality. Effect of the intensity of the casing process on ...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 80

    Impact of different parameters on the collection and generation of e-cigarette aerosol for nicotine delivery analyses

    COOK D.K.; ROUTH A.N.; MILLS R.C.; MORGAN D.G.
    ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC USA
    With increasing interest in electronic cigarette testing, different e-cigarette aerosol collection approaches were investigated. The use of a machine designed specifically for e-cigarette aerosol generation and collection (Cerulean E-cigarette Testing ...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 82

    Assessment of two high throughput in vitro methods for the quantification of cigarette smoke induced micronuclei

    COOPER B.(1); MISRA M.(1); LEVERETTE R.(2)
    (1) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC USA; (2) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Micronuclei (MN) formation, in vitro and in vivo, is a DNA damage endpoint utilized to determine the genotoxicity potential of individual compounds or complex mixtures. Historically, MN data collection relied on a manual scoring process; however, advances ...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 83

    In vitro toxicity screening of blu electronic cigarette liquids and implications for human exposure

    MISRA M.(1); LEVERETTE R.(2); COOPER B.(1); BENNETT M.B.(1)
    (1) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC USA; (2) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
    The popularity and sales of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) have increased significantly with thousands of available flavors, many with limited knowledge regarding their toxicity. An initial in vitro toxicological screening was conducted for several ...
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 86

    Study on influence of processing strength on flue-cured tobacco leaf quality in the threshing and redrying process

    LONG Minghai(1); HUA Yikun(2); WANG Xianguo(2); LIN Nan(1); ZI Wenhua(1)
    (1) Yunnan Reascend Tobacco Technology (Group) Co. Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
    To improve the technological level of threshing and redrying and quality of products, the influences of processing strengths (steam moistening, steam mixing water moistening, slow redrying with low-temperature, high-temperature redrying) on the qualities ...