1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2011, Graz, ST 23

    The yields of aromatic amines in the pyrolysis of solvent-extracted tobacco

    YOSHIDA S.(1,2); YOSHIMURA Y.(1); KOBAYASHI K.(2)
    (1) Japan Tobacco Inc., Tobacco Science Research Center, Yokohama, Japan; (2) Graduate School of Engineering, Yokohama National University, Yokohama, Japan
    Tobacco smoke is a complex mixture of a wide variety of chemical compounds, including aromatic amines (ArAs) such as 2-aminonaphthalene (2-AN) and 4-aminobiphenyl (4-ABP). A previous study has estimated that proteins in tobacco highly contribute to...
  2. 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...