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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 09

    The ABOUT™ Toolbox: toward the development of consumer-reported outcome measures that matter

    CHREA C.(1); SPIES E.(1); AFOLALU E.(1); BACSO A.(1); CLERC E.(1); MAINY N.(1); BINGGELI P.(1); WEITKUNAT R.(1); ACQUADRO C.(2); SALZBERGER T.(3); CANO S.(4); ABETZ-WEBB L.(5); ROSE J.(6)
    (1) PMI R&D, Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchatel, Switzerland; (2) Mapi, an ICON plc Company, Lyon, France; (3) University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria; (4) ScaleReport, Ltd, Stotfold, U.K.; (5) Patient-Centered Outcomes Assessments, Ltd, Macclesfield Cheshire, U.K.; (6) Rose Research Center, Raleigh, U.S.A.
    Tobacco harm reduction promotes the substitution of reduced-risk products (RRPs) for cigarettes by adult smokers who would otherwise continue to smoke, while preventing RRP initiation among non-users. To operationalize this public health strategy, there ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 11

    Development and validation of the ABOUT™–Dependence measurement instrument to assess perceived dependence on tobacco and nicotine products

    AFOLALU E.(1); CHREA C.(1); SALZBERGER T.(2); ABETZ-WEBB L.(3); CANO S.(4); WEITKUNAT R.(1); ROSE J.(5)
    (1) PMI R&D, Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchatel, Switzerland; (2) University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria; (3) Patient-Centered Outcomes Assessments, Ltd, Macclesfield Cheshire, U.K.; (4) Modus Outcomes, Letchworth Garden City, U.K.; (5) Rose Research Center, Raleigh, U.S.A.
    The development of the ABOUT™–Dependence measurement instrument was initiated to enable assessment of perceived dependence associated with the use of different tobacco and nicotine products (TNPs) and in users of multiple TNPs. We initially developed a ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 58

    Developing fit-for-purpose self-report instruments for assessing consumer responses to tobacco and nicotine products: the ABOUT Toolbox initiative

    CHREA C.(1); SPIES E.(1); AFOLALU E.F.(1); MAINY N.(1); GALLOT S.(1); BINGGELI P.(1); CLERC E.(1); WEITKUNAT R.(1); SALZBERGER T.(2); CANO S.(3); ACQUADRO C.(4); ARNOULD B.(4); LAMBERT J.(4); BRUNEL V.(4); MARCUCCILLI C.(4); ABETZ-WEBB L.(5); ROSE J.(5); FAGERSTRÖM K.(5)
    (1) Philip Morris Products S.A.(part of Philip Morris International group of companies), Neuchâtel, Switzerland; (2) University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria; (3) ScaleReport, Ltd, Stotfold, U.K.; (4) Mapi, an ICON plc Company, Lyon, France; (5) Patient-Centered Outcomes Assessments, Ltd, Macclesfield, Cheshire, U.K.; (6) Rose Research Center, Raleigh, NC, U.S.A.; (7) K. Fagerström Consulting AB, Vaxholm, Sweden
    Assessing the full potential of reduced risk products (RRP), for individual users and the population as a whole, requires the assessment of consumer perception and behavior associated with tobacco and nicotine products (TNP) with different exposure and ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, STPOST 31

    Psychometric evaluation of the mCEQ applied to cigarettes and heat-not-burn products in the U.S. and Japan

    SALZBERGER T.(1); CANO S.(2); MAINY N.(3); CHREA C.(3); VANDYKE S.(3); HAZIZA C.(3); WEITKUNAT R.(3); ROSE J.(4)
    (1) University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria; (2) Scale Report, Stotfold, U.K.; (3) Philip Morris Products S.A., Neuchatel, Switzerland; (4) Rose Research Center, Raleigh, U.S.A.
    The modified Cigarette Evaluation Questionnaire (mCEQ) is a self-report instrument that assesses the reinforcing effects of smoking cigarettes from a smoker’s perspective. Conceptually, the mCEQ consists of three multi-item and two single-item domains. ...
  5. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 8, p. 54-59, 65, ISSN.1002-0861

    Correlation analysis between nicotine content and medium and trace element contents in flue-cured tobacco leaves from different stalk positions

    CHEN Wei(1); TANG Yuanju(1); PAN Wenjie(1); LI Zhiyong(*2)
    (1) Guizhou Tobacco Research Institute, Guiyang 550081, P.R. China; (2) Guizhou Provincial Tobacco Company, Guiyang 550003, P.R. China
    The relationships between nicotine content and the contents of medium and trace elements in flue-cured tobacco leaves from different stalk positions were analyzed with descriptive statistics analysis, stepwise regression analysis and path analysis. The ...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, APOST 05

    Cloning and gene structure analysis of T-psy1 from flue-cured tobacco

    CAI Liuti(1); HU Zhongyi(1); LEI Lu(1); LI Jixin(2)
    (1) Guizhou Tobacco Research Institute, Guizhou Provincial Tobacco Company, Guiyang, P.R China; (2) Guizhou Provincial Tobacco Company, Guiyang, P.R China
    Carotenoid is an important precursor of tobacco aroma, and phytoene synthase is one of the key enzymes in the pathway of aroma precursors biosynthesis and accumulation in tobacco. Based on the homology cloning method, the cDNA and DNA sequence of the ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, APOST 07

    Comparative transcriptome of tobacco leaves in typical ecological areas of Guizhou

    LEI Bo(1); PAN Wenjie(1); DING Fuzhang(1); ZHANG Kai(2); LI Jinxin(3); LU Ku(2)
    (1) Guizhou Tobacco Research Institute, Guiyang, P.R China; (2) College of Agronomy and Biotechnology, Southwest University, Chongqing, P.R China; (3) Guizhou Provincial Tobacco Company, Guiyang, P.R China
    Flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) is a sensitive crop to ecological environment, and distinctive tobacco has always formed under special ecological conditions. In order to investigate the molecular mechanism of formation of medium and light aroma ...
  8. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2011, 2, p. 58-63., ISSN.1002-0861

    Cloning and sequence analysis of T-psy1 gene from flue-cured tobacco

    CAI LIU-TI(1); JIANG GUANG-HUA(2); LEI BO(1); HU ZHONG-YI(1)
    1 .Guizhou Tobacco Research Institute, Guiyang 550018, P.R. China; 2. Guizhou Provincial Tobacco Company, Guiyang 550003, P.R. China
    Adopting a homology cloning method, the full length cDNA sequence of tobacco phytoene synthase gene (named T-psy1) was cloned from flue-cured tobacco cv. K326, the T-psy1 gene GenBank accession number HM345582, included 1521bp, with coding protein ...
  9. Tobacco Science & Technology, 2010, 6, p. 32-35., ISSN.1002-0861

    Online detection and control of strips density variation in case

    LI GUO(1); DU XIAN-WEI(2); YU JING-RAO(2); XU JI-HUA(2); LI JIAN(3); LI JIE(3)
    1. Guizhou Tobacco Company, Guiyang 550003, P.R. China; 2. Fanjingshan Tobacco Redrying Co., Ltd., Tongren 554300, Guizhou, P.R. China
    The traditional method for determining the strips’ density variation ratio (DVR) in case is a manual and destructive operation, and unable to correct excessive DVR in case during tobacco processing. Therefore, an online automatic detection and control ...
  10. 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 ...