1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 52

    Changes in TSNA contents and sensory quality of ultra-low nicotine tobacco leaves produced by grafting with eggplant

    REN Mengjuan(1); SHI Hongzhi(1); LI Hongliang(2); ZHOU Jun(3); TANG Chaoqi(3); BAI Ruoshi(3); ZHANG Mengyue(1)
    (1) College of Tobacco Science of Henan Agricultural University / Tobacco Cultivation Key Laboratory of China Tobacco / Tobacco Harm Reduction Research Center of HAU, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Xuchang Tobacco Company of Henan, P.R. China; (3) Shanghai Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Shanghai, P.R. China
    Ultra-low nicotine tobacco production has been given broad attention due to the possible regulation of nicotine content in cigarette tobacco. Based on grafting with eggplant (eggplant as rootstock, flue-cured variety Yunyan 87 as scion), the feeding ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 03

    Effect of delaying harvest on tobacco quality of upper six leaves and climatic requirement in central Henan of China

    GAO Zhenzhen(1); YANG Mingkun(1); LIU Kouzhu(1); LI Jianhua(2); LI Hongliang(2); ZHANG Bingzhuo(1); SHI Hongzhi(1)
    (1) College of Tobacco Science of Henan Agricultural University, Tobacco Cultivation Key Laboratory of China Tobacco, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Xuchang Tobacco Company of Henan Provincial, Xuchang, Henan, P.R. China
    Upper tobacco leaves have higher quality potential and play an important role in low tar cigarette production. Upper leaves being rich in organic matter and tight in structure, high maturity is the key to produce high quality cured leaves. According to ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 21

    A model based on cigarette density segmentation method for predicting burning cone drop rate of slim cigarettes

    TAN Chao; WANG Shitai; JIN Yong; CHEN Qian; TAN Haifeng; LI Ke; FAN Hongmei; LIU Qi; LI Rui; YU Saibo
    China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Hunan, P.R. China
    Burning cone drop is a potential safety problem and quality defect for slim cigarettes. In order to conveniently monitor the burning cone drop rate, a model based on cigarette density segmentation method was established and used for predicting the burning ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 02

    Electro-thermal simulation analysis of heaters in tobacco heating devices

    SUN Zhiwei(1); WANG Wei(1); DU Wen(1); WEN Jianhui(1); XIE Guoyong(1); WANG Zhiguo(1); DAI Hongliang(2)
    (1) China Tobacco Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd., Changsha, P.R. China; (2) College of Mechanical and Vehicle Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, P.R. China
    Heat-not-burn tobacco products have gradually become an important development direction and a key research topic of tobacco products due to their remarkable advantages in reducing the release of harmful components. As a heat source for cigarette heating, ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2019, 73, abstr. 042

    Determination of amounts of harmful substances migrating from plastic assemblies in electronic cigarettes

    FAN Meijuan(1); PAN Lining(1); CUI Huapeng(1); DUAN Yuanxing(2); LIU Yibo(3); NIU Jiajia(1); MAO Youan(4); CHEN Li(1); GUO Junwei(1); LIU Shaofeng(1); WANG Hongbo(1); LIU Huimin(1); ZHAO Le(1)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) Technology Center of China Tobacco Yunnan Industrial, Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Technology Center of China Tobacco Guangdong Industrial, Guangzhou, P.R. China; (4) Technology Center of China Tobacco Hunan Industrial, Changsha, P.R. China
    Plastic materials are widely used in assemblies of e-cigarettes. Plastic materials shall not transfer harmful substances to the content of e-liquid in quantities which change the composition of the e-liquid or the aerosol and thereby increase the risk for ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. 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 ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. 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 ...