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  1. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 049

    Assessment of in vitro toxicity/genotoxicity of ends and combustible products

    JORDAN K.(1); BOMBICK B.(1); COOPER B.(1); LEVERETTE R.(1); SHUTSKY T.(1); WEST C.(1); STRASSER J.(1); ROUND E.(1); MARANO K.M.(1); MOMIN R.(2); TRIVEDI A.(2); WAGSTAFF W.(2); BRUCE S.(3); DAKOULAS E.(3); ROY S.(3)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Labstat International ULC, Kitchener, ON, Canada; (3) BioReliance Corp, Rockville, MD, USA
    In May 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) issued draft guidance for Premarket Tobacco Product Applications (PMTA) for Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS), which recommends inclusion of in vitro toxicology ...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, AP 04

    Contributions to the study of gall wasp occurrence in Eucalyptus woodlots in southern Brazil

    ROESCH F.(1); FEUERBORN M.(1); KOEHLER A.(2); RAUBER M.(2); FARIAS J.(3); WELTER C.A.(3); TEIXEIRA D.S.(3)
    (1) Japan Tobacco International (JTI), Santa Cruz do Sul, RS, Brazil; (2) Universidade de Santa Cruz do Sul (UNISC), Laboratory of Entomology, Santa Cruz do Sul, RS, Brazil; (3) Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM), Centro de Pesquisas Florestais, Campus Universitário, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    Firewood from Eucalyptus spp. is the main source of energy for tobacco curing in South Brazil. Leptocybe invasa Fisher & Lasalle, 2004 (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) is a gall inducing wasp species that causes damage to eucalyptus plantations and nurseries ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, AP 49

    Potential alternative control for Ephestia spp. using parasitoid wasps

    KÖHLER A.(1); PEZZINI C.(1); ROESCH F.(2); FEUERBORN M.(2)
    (1) Universidade de Santa Cruz do Sul (UNISC), Laboratory of Entomology, Santa Cruz do Sul, RS, Brazil; (2) Japan Tobacco International (JTI), Santa Cruz do Sul, RS, Brazil
    Different practices are already used to control lepidopteran pests in stored tobacco, mostly including chemical or physical practices, preventive or disinfesting. Biological methods, used more frequently in tobacco field sites, are not used yet in stored ...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 35

    Development of a method for trace level analysis in the aerosol from a novel tobacco vaporiser

    MASUGI E.(1); SASAMOTO K.(2); OCHIAI N.(2); DAVID F.(3); SANDRA P.(3)
    (1) Japan Tobacco Inc. Tobacco Science Research Center, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan; (2) GERSTEL K.K., Tokyo, Japan; (3) Research Institute for Chromatography, Kortrijk, Belgium
    In some markets, a variety of tobacco vaporisers is commercially available. One of the characteristics of tobacco vaporisers is that the generated aerosol contains a lower number of combustion-derived chemicals due to the particular heating system which ...
  5. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 21 (also presented at TSRC 2016)

    Puff-by-puff tar, nicotine and carbonyl profiles under different smoking regimens of commercial cigarettes with various carbon filter technologies

    ROBERTSON R.M.; NORFLEET K.; CANTERBURY W.B.
    Celanese, Narrows, VA, U.S.A.
    Puff-by-puff smoke analysis has shown that the CelFX ® carbon filter technology has similar nicotine and tar smoke delivery profiles but with significantly reduced carbonyls, particularly in the first 6 puffs, compared to a cellulose acetate filter. Prior ...
  6. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 32

    Cellular transformation activity of different tobacco condensates in the Bhas 42 cell assay

    STEVENSON M.(1); WIECZOREK R.(2); SIMMS L.(1); PANT K.(3)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Bristol, U.K.; (2) Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH (an Imperial Brands PLC Company), Hamburg, Germany; (3) BioReliance, Sigma-Aldrich Corp., Rockville, MD, U.S.A.
    Carcinogenesis has been described as a multi-stage process comprising of initiation, promotion and progression. Smoking is a cause of serious disease in smokers, including lung cancer. Determining the carcinogenic potential of a tobacco product ingredient ...
  7. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, STPOST 35

    Comparison of the carcinogenic potential of tobacco smoke and electronic-cigarette aerosol using the Bhas cell transformation assay

    BREHENY D.(1); OKE O.(1); PANT K.(2); BRUCE S.W.(2); LAFORCE M.K.(2); CELESTIN N.(2); GAÇA M.D.(1)
    (1) British American Tobacco, R&D Centre, Southampton, U.K.; (2) BioReliance, Sigma-Aldrich Corp., Rockville, MD, U.S.A.
    In vitro cell transformation assays (CTA) are used to assess the carcinogenic potential of chemicals and complex mixtures. They can detect non-genotoxic as well as genotoxic carcinogens. The Bhas 42 CTA has been developed with both initiation and ...
  8. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2016, 70, abstr. 14 (also presented at CORESTA 2016)

    Puff-by-puff tar, nicotine and carbonyl profiles under different smoking regimens of commercial cigarettes with various carbon filter technologies

    ROBERTSON R.M.
    Celanese, Narrows, VA, USA
    Puff by puff smoke analysis has shown that the CelFX ® carbon filter technology has similar nicotine and tar smoke delivery profiles but with significantly reduced carbonyls, particularly in the first 6 puffs, compared to a cellulose acetate filter. Prior ...