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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 19

    In vitro biological impact evaluation of whole cigarette smoke by using pathway-based approach

    CHEN H.(1,2); CHEN X.(1,2); SHEN Y.(3); LIU F.(1,2); YIN X.(1); LIU L.(1); TIMKO M.(4); QI H.(5); FAN L.(1,2,3)
    (1) Institute of Crop Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (2) Research Center for Air Pollution and Health, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (3) Institute of Bioinformatics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (4) Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, U.S.A.; (5) Department of Pathology and Pathophysiology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China
    Harm-reduced cigarettes have been greatly developed to minimize the negative impact of smoking on health. However, the practical effects of such products are still under debate. Along with the application of high-throughput sequencing technologies...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 01

    In vitro biological safety evaluation of cigarette smoke

    CHEN Xi(1,2); SHEN Y.(1,2); CHEN Hongyu(1,2); LIU F.(1,2); QI H.(3); JIMIN S.(3); TIMKO M.(4); FAN L.(1,2)
    (1) Research Center for Air Pollution and Health, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (2) Institute of Bioinformatics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (3) Department of Pathology and Pathophysiology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R. China; (4) Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, U.S.A.
    Traditionally, toxicological evaluation of cigarette smoke has focused on the harmful chemical content of smoke. Harm-reduced cigarettes should not only refer to these chemical compounds, but also to the degree of the effect of whole smoke on human...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2012, 66, abstr. 57

    Alterations in human bronchial epithelial cell transcriptomes following exposure to mainstream smoke from tobacco and non-tobacco cigarettes

    TIMKO M.P.; WOLKOWICZ M.J.; KOTOVA T.
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Increased public awareness of the health risks associated with smoking has led to the development of numerous products aimed at promoting smoking cessation by purportedly reducing nicotine addiction and the harmful effects of tobacco smoke exposure....
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2012, 66, abstr. 58

    RNA-seq analysis of alterations in human bronchial epithelial cell transcriptomes following exposure to electronic (e)-cigarette vapors

    TIMKO M.P.; WOLKOWICZ M.J.; KOTOVA T.; HOLBY S.N.
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Increased public awareness and governmental concern of the health risks associated with smoking has led to the development of products aimed at reducing the harmful effects of tobacco smoke exposure and potentially promoting smoking cessation....
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2010, 64, abstr. 02

    Functional genomics approaches to harm reduction in tobacco products

    TIMKO M.P.; RUSHTON P.J.; BOKOWIEC M.T.; ZHANG Hongbo
    University of Virginia, Dept. of Biology, Charlottesville, VA, USA; South Dakota State University, Dept. of Biology and Microbiology, Brookings, SD, USA
    There is overwhelming evidence that the use of tobacco products plays a major role in the pathogenesis of lung and oral cancers, cardiovascular disease, COPD, and a variety of other human diseases. In the absence of complete elimination of their use,...
  6. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 107, APOST6 (adjourned)

    Estimation of the state of nitrogen nourishment of tobacco using the N-tester

    KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.; KOSCIK B.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The purpose of this work, based on a three years of field experiment, was to inspect whether it is possible to use a chlorophyll meter in fixing the nitrogen doses used in growing flue-cured tobacco. The relationship between the capacity of nitrogen...
  7. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 112, APOST13

    Influence of aqua terra hydrogel on growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco

    KOSCIK B.; KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The aim of introductory field and pot experiments which were carried out in Zamosc in the years of 1995-1997 was to study the influence of Aqua Terra hydrogel on the growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco. Hydrogels are substances...