1. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2011, 65, abstr. 11

    An inter-laboratory comparison of urinary 3-hydroxypropylmercapturic acid measurement demonstrates good reproducibility between laboratories.

    CHEUNG F.(1); MINET E.(1); ERRINGTON G.(1); MCEWAN M.(1); SCHERER G.(2); NEWLAND K.(3); SHARIFI M.(4); BAILEY B.(5)
    (1) British American Tobacco, Group R&D, Southampton, UK; (2) ABF GmbH; (3) Celerion; (4) Labstat International Inc.; (5). Covance Laboratories Ltd.
    Background - Biomarkers have been used extensively in clinical studies to assess toxicant exposure in smokers and non-smokers and have recently been used in the evaluation of novel tobacco products. The urinary metabolite 3-HPMA, a metabolite of the...
  2. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 1, p. 70-73., ISSN.1002-0861

    Real-time reverse transcription PCR for assessment of cmv multiplication affected by antivirus substance

    WANG FANG; GAO ZHENG-LIANG; ZHOU BEN-GUO; LEI YAN-LI; XU DA-FENG; LI YING
    Tobacco Research Institute of Anhui Academy of Agriculture sciences, Hefei 230031, P.R. China
    To accurately test the content of virus in tobacco after treated by antivirus substance, a real-time PCR assay system was established. A bacteria strain antagonistic to the cucumber mosaic virus (CMV), B6, was isolated from a field of tobacco. The...