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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 14

    Testcross performance of new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco for morphological and agronomic traits

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARCEVIC H.(2); KOZUMPLIK V.(2); PLEŠA Z.(1)
    (1) Croatian Tobaccos Inc., Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In 2014 a field trial with ten new breeding lines of flue-cured tobacco, their test-hybrids with two line testers, and two controls, standard varieties widespread in the commercial production, was set up at three locations (Virovitica, Kutjevo1 and ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2015, Izmir, Turkey, APPOST 25

    Tobacco diseases in transplant production in Croatia

    COSIC J.(1); VRANDECIC K.(1); JURKOVIC D.(1); BUDIMIR A.(2); PLEŠA Z.(2); ZDELICAN J.(2)
    (1) J.J. Strossmayer University, Faculty of Agriculture in Osijek, Osijek, Croatia; (2) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia
    In Croatia tobacco transplants are produced in greenhouses using the float tray system. The high plant density and high moisture provide extended periods of leaf wetness and promote development and spread of seedling diseases such as Rhizoctonia stem rot, ...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2015, 69, abstr. 51

    Investigate particle size distributions of electronic cigarette aerosols using a multi-angle light scattering instrument

    SONG C.(1); HOLVE D.(2); ALDERMAN S.L.(1)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston Salem, NC USA; (2) EnviroMetrix Instruments LLC, Berkeley, CA USA
    Particle size distribution measurement of electronic cigarette aerosols represents a great experimental challenge due to the volatile nature of the particulate compositions and the high number density (up to 1010 per cubic centimeter). Efforts have been ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 17

    Global profiling of metabolites from saliva of tobacco consumers

    PRASAD G.L.(1); JONES B.A.(1); SCHMIDT E.(1); KENNEDY A.D.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, R&D Department, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (2) Metabolon, Durham, NC, U.S.A.
    The long-term health effects associated with cigarette smoking have been shown to be more harmful compared to those associated with the consumption of non-combustible tobacco products, such as moist snuff. In order to investigate the long-term health ...
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2014, 68, abstr. 17

    Global profiling of metabolites from saliva of tobacco consumers

    PRASAD G.L.(1); JONES B.A.(1); SCHMIDT E.(1); KENNEDY A.D.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA; (2) Metabolon, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    The long-term health effects associated with cigarette smoking have been shown to be more harmful compared to those associated with the consumption of non-combustible tobacco products, such as moist snuff. In order to investigate the long-term health ...
  6. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2014, 68, abstr. 38

    Analysis of free amino acids in tobacco with a new LC/MS/MS procedure

    MOLDOVENAU S.C.(1); ZHU J.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA; (2) Lancaster Labs. Inc., Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
    The levels of amino acids in tobacco are important for leaf characterization. They contribute substantially to the level of toxicants in cigarette smoke, and to the sensory properties of cigarettes. The analysis of amino acids in tobacco leaf has been ...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2013, Brufa di Torgiano, AP 10 (Poster)

    Flue-cured tobacco curing cost in relation to curing fuel

    BUDIMIR A.(1); ŠARČEVIĆ H.(2); BOLARIĆ S.(2); ZDELIČAN J.(1); BOIĆ M.(1); KOZUMPLIK V.(2)
    (1) Hrvatski duhani d.d. Virovitica, Virovitica, Croatia; (2) University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
    In Croatia, natural gas has been used for curing flue-cured tobacco. The price of gas has increased over 100% during last five years. However, the price of cured tobacco leaf has not followed the curing cost increase and flue-cured tobacco is becoming ...
  8. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, SSPT 24

    Development of biomarkers of effect from chronic tobacco usage. Part 3: Potential metabolomics biomarkers of tobacco effect

    PRASAD G.L.(1); CHEN P.(1); JONES B.A.(1); KENNEDY A.D.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., R&D Department, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Metabolon, Durham, NC, USA
    Epidemiological data indicate that consumption of moist snuff is associated with reduced harm relative to cigarette smoking. However, a need exists for interim biomarkers of effect (BioEff) that would be useful to assess the health effects of tobacco. To ...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, SSPTPOST 36

    Development of biomarkers of effect from chronic tobacco usage.Part 4: Metabolomic profiles from cigarette smokers and moist snuff consumers

    PRASAD G.L.(1); CHEN P.(1); JONES B.A.(1); KENNEDY A.D.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., R&D Department, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Metabolon, Durham, NC, USA
    The long-term health effects associated with cigarette smoking have been shown to be more harmful compared to those associated with the consumption of non-combustible tobacco products, such as moist snuff. In order to investigate the long-term effects of ...
  10. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2012, 66, abstr. 23

    Development of biomarkers of effect from chronic tobacco usage: Part 4. Metabolomic profiles from cigarette smokers and moist snuff consumers

    PRASAD G.L.(1); CHEN P.(1); JONES B.(1); KENNEDY A.D.(2)
    (1) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Metabolon, Inc., Durham, NC, USA
    The long-term health effects associated with cigarette smoking have been shown to be more harmful compared to those associated with the consumption of non-combustible tobacco products, such as moist snuff. In order to investigate the long-term effects of ...