1. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 06

    The effects of carbon nanosol on potassium adsorption characteristics and potassium uptake in the roots of tobacco

    LIANG T.B.; LI Y.L.; YANG J.; ZHANG Y.L.; YIN Q.S.
    Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Owing to particular properties such as surface effect, volume effect and quantum size effect, nanomaterials can enhance chemical fertilizer efficiency and promote plant growth. Carbon nanosol, which is produced by graphite electrolysis, also showed...
  2. 47th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2016, abstr. 43

    Sensitive detection of Ralstonia solanacearum in tobacco-planting soil with locked nucleic acid-based quantitative real-time PCR assay

    HU L.W.(1); XI J.Q.(1); LIU F.(1); SONG J.Z.(1); FENG X.H.(2); XIONG S.B.(2); WAN Y.F.(2); ZHANG R.(2); ZHANG H.G.(2); SHOU G.W.(2)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Fuzhou Company of Jiangxi Tobacco Company, Fuzhou, P.R. China
    Ralstonia solanacearum is a soil-borne bacterial pathogen which causes serious yield losses in tobacco in south China, there is still no very effective method for control up to now. The detection of the pathogen in soil is essential before disease...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 35

    Residue degradation of λ-cyhalothrin and fenvalerate during tobacco planting and processing

    CHEN Li; HU Bin; PAN Lining; CUI Huapeng; CAI Junlan; JIA Yunzhen; FAN Meijuan; WANG Xiaoyu; LIU Huimin
    Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Lambda-cyhalothrin and fenvalerate, two widely used pesticides in tobacco, have been receiving high attention recently in China as their residue is one of the most important factors affecting the quality and safety of tobacco. To find out the key...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 54

    The regulation of autophagy of susceptible Nicotiana tabacum under tobacco mosaic virus infection

    YANG Jinguang(1); LIU Xaingfu(1); LIU Wei(1); QIAN Yumei(1); ZHANG Jing(2); LI Wei(2); DONG Shifei(2); WANG Yaofeng(3); HUANG Mingdi(4); WANG Fenglong(1)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Key Laboratory of Tobacco Pest Monitoring Controlling & Integrated Management, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Qingyang Branch of Gansu Province Tobacco Company, Xifeng, P.R. China; (4) Longnan Tobacco Company, Gansu Tobacco Cooperation, Wudu 746000, P.R. China
    Autophagy (or self-eating) is an important conserved process by which eukaryotic cells recycle intracellular components. This study was undertaken to elucidate whether tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) infection on tobacco plants induced autophagy. TMV-U1...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 25

    Resistance-risk assessment of Phytophthora nicotianae to dimethomorph and fungicide combination development

    MU Wenjun; XUE Chaoqun; XI Jiaqin; HU Liwei; LIU Fang; SONG Jizhen
    Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Dimethomorph is a carboxylic acid amide (CAA) fungicide with high activity against the tobacco pathogen Phytophthora nicotianae. We investigated the risk that P. nicotianae can develop resistance to dimethomorph and screened the fungicide mixture...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Poster Session, APSTPOST 02 (also presented at TSRC 2016)

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    MANSION B.(1); LAURES F.(1); DE TERVARENT N.(2); GUITTON P.M.(2); MARIGNAC E.(2); COLARD S.(3); JACK A.M.(4); STEVENS R.(5); WAGNER K.A.(6)
    (1) Mamasam, Vincennes, France; (2) CORESTA, Paris, France; (3) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (4) University of Kentucky, KTRDC, Lexington, KY, U.S.A.; (5) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (6) Altria Client Services LLC, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.
    Over the past few years, CORESTA work procedures and communication policies have been evolving in line with the association's vision is to be "an authoritative source of publically available credible science and best practices related to tobacco and...
  7. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 04

    Reduction of harmful or potentially harmful constituents (HPHCs) following partial or complete substitution of cigarettes with electronic cigarettes in adult smokers

    D’RUIZ C.D.(1); O’CONNELL G.(2); GRAFF D.W.(3)
    (1) Scientific Affairs Consultant, Fontem Ventures, B.V., Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (2) Fontem Ventures, B.V., Scientific and Regulatory Affairs, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (3) Celerion, Lincoln, NE, U.S.A.
    Changes in fifteen urine, blood, and exhaled breath biomarkers of exposure (BoE) to harmful and potentially harmful constituents (HPHCs), representing major classes of compounds reported by the FDA to be significant contributors to smoking-associated...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 13

    Determination of harmful components in mainstream cigarette smoke by FT-NIR spectrometry equipped with Cambridge filter pads

    REN Jianxin(1); WANG Zhiguo(1); LIU Wei(1); DU Wen(1); ZHONG Kejun(1); LIU Huimin(2); HU Qingyuan(3)
    (1) Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Technonlgy Center, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China; (2) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China; (3) China National Tobacco Quality Supervision & Test Center, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China
    The yields of harmful components in cigarette smoke are basic parameters to evaluate the harm of cigarettes. However, the existing detection methods for most harmful components in mainstream cigarette smoke are complicated and time consuming....
  9. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 42

    Exhaled aerosol properties in a room following use of electronic cigarettes and conventional cigarettes

    CAHOURS X.(1); MARTUZEVICIUS D.(2); PRASAUSKAS T.(2); SETYAN A.(3,4); O’CONNELL G.(5); JULIEN R.(1); WANG J.(3,4); COLARD S.(1)
    (1) SEITA-Imperial Tobacco, Fleury-les-Aubrais, France; (2) Department of Environmental Technology, Kaunas University of Technology, Kaunas, Lithuania; (3) Laboratory for Advanced Analytical Technologies, EMPA (Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology), Dübendorf, Switzerland; (4) Institute of Environmental Engineering, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland; (5) Fontem Ventures B.V., HN Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) is rapidly increasing among smokers as an alternative to conventional tobacco cigarettes (CC). As e-cigarettes do not contain tobacco and do not require combustion, the mechanism of aerosol generation...