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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 11

    Effect and mechanism of controlling tobacco weather fleck by Bacillus velezensis GJ11

    WANG Rui(1); HUANG Yong(1); QI Gaofu(2)
    (1) Enshi Tobacco Company of Hubei Province of CNTC, Enshi, Hubei, P.R. China; (2) College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, P.R. China
    Tobacco weather fleck is a kind of non-infective disease caused by O 3 injury at low temperature. Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPRs) such as Bacillus velezensis confer benefits to crops by producing volatile organic compounds to trigger induced ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 58

    A consortium approach for consumer-reported outcome measures to assess tobacco- and nicotine-containing products

    ACQUADRO C.(1) on behalf of the CORESTA CROM Task Force: AYALA-FIERRO F.(2); BLACK R.(3); CAHOURS X.(4); CHREA C.(5); CURTIN G.(6); GILES L.(7); McCAFFREY S.(3); PARK C.H.(8); PRASAD K.(9); SHERWOOD N.(10); SHIFFMAN S.(11); SMITH J.(6); SPIES E.(5)
    (1) Mapi Research Trust, Lyon, France; (2) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (3) Altria Client Services, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (4) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Paris, France; (5) Philip Morris Products S.A., Neûchatel, Switzerland; (6) RAIS, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (7) JT Int'l SA, Genève, Switzerland; (8) KT&G Research Institute, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; (9) British American Tobacco, Southampton, U.K.; (10) Neil Sherwood Consulting, Commugny, Switzerland; (11) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.
    In the tobacco space, consumer-reported outcome measures (CROM) are essential for understanding motivations, subjective effects, and behavior. Such measures have become particularly important with the advent of candidate modified risk tobacco products ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 70

    Structure and diversity analysis of microbial communities in cigar products by high-throughput sequencing technology

    YE Changwen(1); LI Lu(2); HE Chen(1); LI Dong(1); CHEN Lianfang(1); FAN Li(1); CHEN Chen(1); WEI Xuetuan(2)
    (1) Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute of CNTC, Zhengzhou, P.R. China; (2) College of Food Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, P.R. China
    To investigate the structure and diversity of bacterial and fungal communities in cigar products, the bacterial 16S rRNA and fungal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) regions in 10 representative cigar samples were sequenced by high-throughput sequencing ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 09

    Degradation property of degradable film and its effect on flue-cured tobacco development and soil ecological environment

    FAN Jun(1); TAN Jun(1); PENG Wuxing(1); ZHAO Xiuyun(2); WANG Rui(1); XIA Pengliang(1)
    (1) Enshi Company of Hubei Tobacco Company of CNTC, Enshi, Hubei, P.R. China; (2) College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, P.R. China
    Aiming at decreasing agricultural pollution caused by plastic film, degradation of photo-oxygen degraded and bio-degradable films and their effects on flue-cured tobacco development, soil temperature, moisture, enzyme activities and fungi community were ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 52 (also presented at TSRC 2018)also presented at TSRC 2018)

    Consumers’ perceptions of disease-specific modified-risk claims are best evaluated in a disease-specific manner

    SHIFFMAN S.(1); CURTIN G.(2)
    (1) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (2) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    Manufacturers seeking to make claims about modified-risk tobacco products (MRTPs) must assess consumers' perceptions of risk reduction for these products. Claims made for the MRTP and assessment of perceived risk reduction can be global (e.g. &quot ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 53 (also presented at TSRC 2018)

    Comparing direct and indirect assessments of perceptions of reduced risk for a modified-risk tobacco product

    SHIFFMAN S.(1); CURTIN G.(2)
    (1) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (2) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    Manufacturers seeking to make claims about modified-risk tobacco products (MRTPs) must assess consumers' perceptions of absolute and relative risks for these products. We cross-validate data from two methods: (a) indirect assessments based on the ...
  7. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 030

    Comparisons of dependence on cigarettes and e-cigarettes: data from the path study

    KIM M.M.(1); SHIFFMAN S.(2); SEMBOWER M.(2)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    An Item-Response-Theory-based dependence scale, developed on PATH data, assesses e-cigarette dependence, and for the first time allows for direct comparison of dependence across products. Data were from adult established users of e-cigarettes (ECIG) and ...
  8. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 031

    Use patterns and tobacco use histories among users of diverse vapor products: cigalikes, tanks, and other vapor products

    KIM M.M.(1); SHIFFMAN S.(2); SEMBOWER M.(2)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    There are several types of vapor products, but little research has characterized differences in their use or users. We examined the differences in use and characteristics of users of cigalikes, tanks, and other, 'variant' vapor products in a ...
  9. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 036

    Trends in US smokers' perceptions of the relative risks of non-combustible tobacco products versus cigarettes

    CURTIN G.M.(1); SHIFFMAN S.(2); ROHAY J.(2); PYPE S.(2)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Smokers can benefit from switching to less harmful tobacco products, which requires knowledge of relative product risk. However, publicly shared information often emphasizes absolute rather than relative risks. To understand smokers’ perceptions of ...