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  1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 30

    Nicotine reduction and consumer perception: a scientific approach for quantifying possible impact of low nicotine cigarettes on consumer behaviour

    GUO Mengran(1); VERRON T.(1); DORLHAC de BORNE F.(2); PRITCHARD J.(3); COLARD S.(1)
    (1) SEITA - Imperial Brands plc, Paris, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Leaf Research, Bergerac, France; (3) Imperial Brands, Bristol, U.K.
    In 2015, the WHO Study Group on Tobacco Product Regulation (TobReg) issued an advisory note recommending a strategy to reduce nicotine in tobacco to levels which would not be sufficient to lead to the development and/or maintenance of addiction. In the US ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 60

    Assessing changes in biomarkers of effect in smokers who switch to a closed system electronic cigarette

    MASON L.; CAHOURS X.; O'CONNELL G.; WALELE T.
    Imperial Brands, Bristol, U.K.
    Previous studies have demonstrated that when smokers switch to an electronic cigarette, they are exposed to significantly lower levels of carcinogens and toxicants. As a result, there is a reported significant reduction in biomarkers of exposure to levels ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 39

    The use of high content screening (HCS) in human primary lung cells to assess e-liquids of differing flavors and nicotine concentrations

    SIMMS L.(1); CZEKALA L.(1); STEVENSON M.(1); PHILLIPS G.(1); WALELE T.(2)
    (1) Imperial Brands, Bristol, U.K.; (2) Fontem Ventures, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Due to the current scientific debate and evolving regulatory landscape, new assays are needed to quickly determine the subtle biological response of e-liquids for both stewardship and product development purposes. For stewardship, all ingredients in the e ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Kyoto, 2004, APOST 04

    A new Romanian flue-cured cultivar : Virginia 177

    CIUPERCA A.; PAUNESCU M.; PAUNESCU A.D.; BOLD I.; DUMITRASCU P.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    The improvement of the chemical and industrial quality of Virginia tobacco in Romania represents the main objective for those involved in tobacco research, production and industrialization. The most important way to achieve this objective is the change of ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Kyoto, 2004, PPOST 06

    The prevention of TSWV attack in the Burley fields in Romania

    STANESCU V.; PAUNESCU A.D.; DIMA A.; PAUNESCU M.; BURCEA A.M.; SANISLAV N.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    The Burley cultivars are very sensitive to virosis, in general, and to TSWV, in particular.Yield and quality of the obtained tobacco largely depend on the prevention of this virus, and this is managed by the chemical control of Thrips tabaci Lind., the ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, A 04

    The influence of the physiologically active substances and of the natural bioregulators on tobacco seed, seedlings and plants

    DIMA A.; PAUNESCU A.D.; PAUNESCU M.; CIUPERCA A.; MILITARU D.C.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    The goal of the research was to improve the germination of tobacco seeds in order to obtain a healthy, vigorous, uniform seedling, ready to be transplanted in the shortest time. For the tobacco seed, cultivar Baragan 132, the following variants were used: ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, A 06

    New research concerning the production of tobacco seedlings in Romania using the float system with trays

    MILITARU D.C.; PAUNESCU A.D.; DIMA A.; COMAN E.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    The float system with trays was first tested in Romania in 1992, knowing its numerous advantages regarding the quality of the tobacco seedlings produced and the shortening of the obtaining period. After 1997, systematic research was conducted at the ...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, AP 12

    Progress achieved in the breeding of semi-oriental tobacco in Romania

    NASTASE I.; PAUNESCU M.; PAUNESCU A.D.; CIUPERCA A.; STROESCU M.; IOAN C.; ISPAS F.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    The Romanian semi-oriental tobacco (Ghimpati) is considered to be the most typical native tobacco, having specific qualitative, physical-chemical, aroma, taste and smoking characteristics. The research conducted upon the semi-oriental biological material ...
  9. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, APOST 04

    Burley tobacco in Romania - present and future

    BURCEA A.M.; PAUNESCU A.D.; MILITARU D.C.; SANISLAV N.; IOAN C.
    Central Research Station for Tobacco Culture and Industrialization, Bucharest, Romania.
    In Romania, the Burley tobacco was introduced in 1951, its traditional area of growing being the centre and the north- west of the country (Transylvania), on fertile, light, permeable, well supplied with water soils, of clay and sandy- clay nature. Lately ...