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  1. Beitr. Tabakforsch. Int./Contrib. Tob. Research, 2010, 24/2, p. 72-7., ISSN.0173-783X

    Effects of flue-curing on cigarette smoke condensates mutagenicity

    MORIN A.; POIRIER N.; PREFONTAINE D.; & al.
    Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Flue-curing is a post harvest conditioning process which strongly affects the tobacco leaf chemistry, and consequently the chemical properties of tobacco smoke. Several studies identified the major changes in tobacco chemistry occurring during flue-curing ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, Stratford-upon-Avon, 2005, SSPT 27

    In vitro bioactivity of combustion products from twelve tobacco constituents

    PRÉFONTAINE D.; MORIN A.; JUMARIE C.; PORTER A.
    Centre de recherche TOXEN, Dépt des sciences biologiques, Université du Québec à Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    The toxicity of smoke is often being studied using cigarette smoke condensate (CSC) samples. In this project, twelve chemical components of tobacco leaf, representing about 50% of its dry weight, were selected. They included carbohydrates, amino acids, ...