1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 32

    Enumeration of TBNK cells: A case for a bioanalytical assay to support clinical studies for the development of modified risk tobacco products

    NEWLAND K.; MILLER P.; FARMEN R.
    Celerion, Inc., Lincoln, NE, U.S.A.
    Smoking has been reported to lessen the body’s immune response making it more susceptible to infections. Chronic cigarette smoke exposure causes imbalance in immune homeostasis affecting the circulating immune cells. Peripheral blood lymphocytes are ...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 111

    Preparation of amino acid ionic liquids for reducing HCN and crotonaldehyde from smoke and evaluation of cigarette application

    SUN Xuehui(1); DONG Lu(1); WANG Hongwei(2); YANG Song(1); SUN Peijian(1); GUO Ge(1); PAN Lining(1); SUN Zhitao(2); ZHANG Xiaobing(1); TIAN Haiying(2); NIE Cong(1)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Technology Center, China Tobacco Henan Industrial, Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    To selectively remove HCN and crotonaldehyde from cigarette mainstream smoke, a series of tetrabutyl ammonium hydroxide-amino acid ionic liquids (TBAILs) were synthesized. The ionic liquids were characterized by FT-IR, NMR and TG. The results showed that ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 15

    Chemical changes in ultra-low nicotine tobacco produced by grafting with Solanum melongena L.

    REN Mengjuan(1); SHI Hongzhi(1); YANG Huijuan(1); LI Jianhua(2); DUAN Weidong(3); LI Hongliang(2)
    (1) Henan Agricultural University/Tobacco Cultivation Key Laboratory of China Tobacco, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Xuchang Tobacco Company of Henan Province, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Henan Industrial Co. Ltd., Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Ultra-low nicotine tobacco production has been given broad attention due to the possible regulation of nicotine content in cigarette tobacco. A pot experiment was carried out in Xiangcheng County, Henan Province, in 2017, to study the feasibility of ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 29

    Changes in content of TSNAs and other compounds of different tobacco types during 6-year long-term storage

    ZHANG Mengyue(1); SHI Hongzhi(1); ZHOU Jun(2); DUAN Weidong(3); YANG Huijuan(1); BAI Ruoshi(2)
    (1) Henan Agricultural University, National Tobacco Cultivation & Physiology & Biochemistry Research Center, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Beijing Cigarette Factory of Shanghai Tobacco Group Co., Ltd., Beijing, P.R. China; (3) China Tobacco Henan Industrial Ltd Co., Zhengzhou, P.R. China
    Samples of flue-cured, Burley and sun-cured tobaccos from different production areas were collected to investigate the changes in content of tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) by the SPE-LC-MS/MS method during 6-year long term storage under natural ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 17

    A clinical study investigating changes in exposure to cigarette smoke chemicals in U.K. smokers who switch to using a tobacco heating product for a five-day period

    McEWAN M.(1); EBAJEMITO J.K.(1); GALE N.(1); ELDRIDGE A.(1); CAMACHO O.M.(1); MURPHY J.(1); HARDIE G.(1); PROCTOR C.J.(1)
    (1) British American Tobacco (Investments) Limited, R&D, Southampton, U.K.; (2) Celerion Inc., Lincoln, NE, U.S.A.
    Smoking is a leading cause of numerous diseases, particularly lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cardiovascular diseases. Consequently, there is a recognized need to provide smokers with alternative nicotine-delivery devices that have ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 44

    Time and spatially resolved in-situ determination of temperature, pressure and gas phase concentration of selected smoke constituents inside a burning superslim cigarette. Part I – Thermophysical mapping

    CUI Huapeng(1); EHLERT S.(2); XIE Fuwei(1); DENG Nan(1); LI Bin(1); LIU Chuan(3); McADAM K.(3); WALTE A.(2); ZIMMERMANN R.(2)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China; (2) Photonion GmbH, Schwerin, Germany; (3) British American Tobacco (Investments) Limited, Global R&D, Southampton, U.K.
    Superslim cigarettes in China are a relevant product category on the market. Accurate determination of key thermo-physical and-chemical parameters in superslim cigarettes are essential for the mechanistic understanding of combustion as well as pyrolysis ...
  7. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 59

    An inter-laboratory comparison study focused on the determination of total NNAL in human urine

    NEWLAND K.(1); SCHERER M.(2); HECHT S.S.(3); TROUDE V.(4); PRASAD G.L.(5)
    (1) Celerion Inc., Lincoln, NE, U.S.A.; (2) ABF GmbH, Planegg, Germany; (3) University of Minnesota Cancer Center, Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.; (4) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH, Imperial Brands plc, Hamburg, Germany; (5) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    In an ongoing effort to fulfil the second objective of the CORESTA Biomarker Sub-Group, periodic inter-laboratory comparison studies have been performed to evaluate the consistency of the quantitation for various harmful or potentially harmful exposure ...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 08

    Effects of treatment time of ultraviolet irradiation and ozone on the internal quality of the redrying tobacco

    XU Chunping(1); BAI Jiafeng(2); ZHENG Kai(3); ZHU Guocheng(3); HU Zhizhong(2); JIANG Yu(1); XU Heng(4); LI Shufang(3); YANG Zhiqiang(3)
    (1) College of Food and Biological Engineering, Zhengzhou University of Light Industry, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China; (2) Technical Center, China Tobacco Guangxi Industrial Co. Ltd, Nanning, Guanxi, P.R. China; (3) Xuchang Cigarette Factory, China Tobacco Henan Industrial Co., Ltd., Xuchang, Henan, P.R. China; (4) Technical Center, China Tobacco Henan Industrial Co., Ltd, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China
    To investigate the effect of ultraviolet (UV) radiation and ozone on the internal quality of redrying tobacco, Qujing redrying tobacco (B2F) was selected as experimental material and irradiated by UV irradiation (producing ozone) and treated with ozone ...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 10

    Principal component analysis of volatile components in refill liquids for electronic cigarettes with different tastes

    XU Chunping(1); MA Kuoyan(2); HAO Hui(3); CHEN Zhifei(3); ZHAO Shanshan(1)
    (1) College of Food and Biology Engineering, Zhengzhou University of Light Industry, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Technical Center of China Tobacco Chongqing Industrial Co., Ltd., Chongqing, P.R. China; (3) Technical Center of China Tobacco Henan Industrial Co. Ltd, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China
    In this study the characterization of refill liquids for different electronic cigarettes with different tastes was compared. GC/MS and principal component analysis were employed to analyze the volatile components in refill liquids for five kinds of taste, ...
  10. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, APPOST 07

    Effects of fertigation and micro-spraying on growth of flue-cured tobacco, soil properties and water use efficiency

    SHI Hongzhi(1); ZHANG Mengyue(1); XIE Zhan(1); YANG Huijuan(1); DUAN Weidong(2); DUN Songyang(3); LI Hongliang(3)
    (1) Henan Agricultural University / Tobacco Cultivation Key Laboratory of China Tobacco, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Henan Tobacco Industry Co. Ltd, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (3) Xuchang Tobacco Company of Henan Province, Xuchang, P.R. China
    The use of water saving irrigation systems and technology is of great significance in tobacco production in central China due to the high frequency of drought in the early tobacco growth stages. In recent years, micro-spraying irrigation and fertigation ...