1. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 54

    The regulation of autophagy of susceptible Nicotiana tabacum under tobacco mosaic virus infection

    YANG Jinguang(1); LIU Xaingfu(1); LIU Wei(1); QIAN Yumei(1); ZHANG Jing(2); LI Wei(2); DONG Shifei(2); WANG Yaofeng(3); HUANG Mingdi(4); WANG Fenglong(1)
    (1) Tobacco Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Key Laboratory of Tobacco Pest Monitoring Controlling & Integrated Management, Qingdao, P.R. China; (2) Hongyun Honghe Tobacco (Group) Co., Ltd., Kunming, P.R. China; (3) Qingyang Branch of Gansu Province Tobacco Company, Xifeng, P.R. China; (4) Longnan Tobacco Company, Gansu Tobacco Cooperation, Wudu 746000, P.R. China
    Autophagy (or self-eating) is an important conserved process by which eukaryotic cells recycle intracellular components. This study was undertaken to elucidate whether tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) infection on tobacco plants induced autophagy. TMV-U1...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 13

    Determination of harmful components in mainstream cigarette smoke by FT-NIR spectrometry equipped with Cambridge filter pads

    REN Jianxin(1); WANG Zhiguo(1); LIU Wei(1); DU Wen(1); ZHONG Kejun(1); LIU Huimin(2); HU Qingyuan(3)
    (1) Hunan Industrial Co., Ltd. of CNTC, Technonlgy Center, Changsha, Hunan, P.R. China; (2) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China; (3) China National Tobacco Quality Supervision & Test Center, Zhengzhou, Henan, P.R. China
    The yields of harmful components in cigarette smoke are basic parameters to evaluate the harm of cigarettes. However, the existing detection methods for most harmful components in mainstream cigarette smoke are complicated and time consuming....
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2016, 70, abstr. 16

    Development and evaluation of a benchtop walkaway platform for the automated solvent extractions of cambridge filter pads and agricultural tobacco samples

    LI Shijie(1); LIU Wei(1); COX J.(2); LU J.(2)
    (1) China Tobacco Yunnan Industrial Co., Ltd, Kunming, China; (2) Sirius Automation Inc., Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
    Several documented methodologies require liquid / solid extraction of smoking machine residues from standard size Cambridge filters. The efficiency and reproducibility of such solvent extractions is paramount for optimal results hence the need for...