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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 35

    Chemometric and analytical tools directed to improve the selection of raw materials for long-filler cigar manufacture

    BORGES MIRANDA A.(1); ÁLVAREZ PRIETO M.(2,4); PÉREZ MARTÍNEZ C.(3); JIMÉNEZ CHACÓN J.(4); MOREJÓN FUENTES O.(1); GONZÁLEZ DÍAZ M.(1); HERNANDEZ REYES M.E.(1); MARQUEZ LEYVA I.(1); HERNÁNDEZ SANTANA Y.(1)
    (1) Instituto de Investigaciones del Tabaco, San Antonio de los Baños, Artemisa, Cuba; (2) Facultad de Química, Universidad de La Habana, Departamento de Química Analítica, La Habana, Cuba; (3) Facultad de Química, Universidad de La Habana, Departamento de Química-Física, La Habana, Cuba; (4) Laboratorio Universitario de la Composición y Estructura de la Sustancia (LUCES), Universidad de La Habana, La Habana, Cuba
    Defining chemical specifications of raw materials, and having adequate analytical methodologies with known tolerances at a reasonable cost is a need for tobacco companies. They allow a better management of batches of raw materials produced. Three...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 057

    AKR1C1 as a biomarker for differentiating the biological effects of combustible from non-combustible tobacco products

    TRAN Q.T.(1); WOO S.(2); HENDERSON D.(2); GAO H.(3); ZACHARIAS W.(3); LIU G.(1); PRASAD G.L.(1)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Axio Research, Seattle, WA, USA; (3) University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    Smoking has been established as a major risk factor for developing oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), but less attention has been paid to the effects of smokeless tobacco products. Our objective is to identify potential biomarkers to distinguish...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2013, 67, abstr. 07

    Benzo[a]pyrene in tobacco products by ultra-pressure liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection using its deuterated analog as an internal standard.

    SODEN C.; WILLIAMSON F.
    Arista Laboratories, Inc., Richmond, VA, USA
    Benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) classified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) as a group 1 carcinogen. BaP is formed as a product of incomplete combustion and is found in tobacco smoke as well as...