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  1. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 17

    Impact of flowery fallows, crop rotation and intermediate nitrate trap crops on pest pressure in tobacco

    KANE K.(1); SRAKA Y.(2); LECARPENTIER C.(2); VIELLEDENT P.(2)
    (1) ARVALIS Institut du Vegetal, Bergerac, France; (2) IUT Périgueux, Université Bordeaux IV, Département Génie Biologique, Périgueux, France
    To reduce the use of agrochemicals and environmental impacts, natural pest control methods, including the introduction of flowered fallows, are being tested by ARVALIS Institut du Végétal in a long term experiment located at Bergerac, France. A three-year ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Jeju, 2007, SSPT 07

    Influence of the origin of the cigarette paper cellulose on the smoke chemical composition and "in vitro" toxicity tests on mainstream cigarette smoke

    TROUDE V.; ACHARD S.; DESTRUHAUT S.; HAOND C.; SARABIA J.
    Altadis - Imperial Tobacco Group, Research Center, Fleury les Aubrais, France
    Nowadays, cigarette paper is made out of cellulose coming from different sources. Wood cellulose is currently very often used, but cellulose coming from different textile plants like hemp, flax, etc. were used primarily in the past and are still present ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Jeju, 2007, SSPT 45

    Gene expression analysis of human lung cells treated with cigarette smoke

    ACHARD S.; VERRON T.; SEVESTRE O.; DUMERY B.
    Altadis - Imperial Tobacco Group, Research Center, Fleury les Aubrais, France
    Gene expression profiling is considered as a promising tool that may identify more sensitive, mechanism-based biomarkers. Such an experimental approach should provide a better understanding of the impact of chemical compounds on the intracellular ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Freiburg, 2003, ST 03

    Compensation for ambient conditions effects on Multi-capillary Pressure Drop Standards Calibration

    COLARD S.; TRINKIES W.; CHOLET G.; CAMM B.; AUSTIN M.; GUALANDRIS R.
    Altadis - Imperial Tobacco Group, Research Center, Fleury les Aubrais, France
    The draw resistance of cigarettes and the pressure drop of filters are both major physical parameters for the Tobacco Industry. So, these parameters must be measured with reliability. For these measurements, one uses specific equipment calibrated with ...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Freiburg, 2003, ST 14

    Comparison of neutral red and MTT assays for assessing the cytotoxicity of gaseous phase

    ACHARD S.; THOMAS F.; DUMÉRY B.; MARCHAND V.
    Altadis - Imperial Tobacco Group, Research Center, Fleury les Aubrais, France
    Adjourned 2003-2-4761 ACHARD S. THOMAS F. DUMERY B. MARCHAND V. Altadis ITG CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Freiburg, 2003, ST 14 CORESTA Smoke-Techno Meeting France ACHARD S.; THOMAS F.; DUMÉRY B.; MARCHAND V. Altadis- Imperial Tobacco ...