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  1. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2021, 74, abstr. 15

    A retrospective analysis of cigarette smoking and ENDS use in a convenience sample of adult users of blu and myblu ENDS

    SELTZER R.G.N.(1); FEARON I.M.(2); HOUSER T.L.(1); NIDES M.(1); TOPE A.(3); CAHOURS X.(3)
    (1) LA Clinical Trials, Burbank, CA, USA; (2) whatIF? Consulting, Harwell, UK; (3) Imperial Brands, Bristol, UK
    Encouraging adult smokers to transition to potentially less harmful nicotine products, like electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), may positively impact individual and population health. However, there is concern that ENDS use by never smokers...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2021, 74, abstr. 29

    Curiosity and intentions to use myblu e-cigarettes and an examination of the gateway theory: data from cross-sectional nationally representative surveys

    FEARON I.M.(1); SELTZER R.G.N.(2); HOUSER T.L.(2); NIDES M.(2); TOPE A.(3); CAHOURS X.(3)
    (1) whatIF? Consulting Ltd, Harwell, UK; (2) LA Clinical Trials, Burbank, CA, USA (3) Imperial Brands, Bristol, UK
    Encouraging adult smokers to transition to potentially less harmful alternative nicotine products, such as electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), may positively impact both individual and population health. However, there is concern that ENDS...
  3. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2021, 74, abstr. 30

    Examination of the impact of e-liquid nicotine strength on perceived dependence on myblu ENDS

    FEARON I.M.(1); SELTZER R.G.N.(2); HOUSER T.L.(2); NIDES M.(2); TOPE A.(3); CAHOURS X.(3); VERRON T.(3)
    (1) whatIF? Consulting Ltd, Harwell, UK; (2) LA Clinical Trials, Burbank, CA, USA (3) Imperial Brands, Bristol, UK
    Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) are a potentially less harmful alternative to combustible cigarette smoking for adult smokers. While it has been proposed that ENDS that have nicotine delivery characteristics similar to that of combustible...
  4. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2021, 74, abstr. 51

    An analysis of the 2020 us national youth tobacco survey (NYTS) data: e-cigarette and blu brand use among middle and high school students

    GUO Mengran; VERRON T.; CAHOURS X.; TOPE A.; O’CONNELL G.
    Imperial Brands PLC, 121 Winterstoke Road, Bristol, BS3 2LL, UK
    Youth use of nicotine containing products remains an important concern and understanding patterns of youth use over time is key to the design and implementation of comprehensive youth access and prevention programs. Electronic cigarettes (ENDS) are...
  5. CROM Symposium, Online, 2020, CROM 01

    A consortium approach for consumer-reported outcome measures for assessing tobacco and nicotine-containing products

    ACQUADRO C.(1); AFOLALU E.F.(2); BLACK R.A.(3); CAHOURS X.(4); CHREA C.(2); CLERC E.(2); CURTIN G.(5); EVANS S.(6); GILES L.(7); MacCAFFREY S.(3); PARK H.(8); PRASAD K.(9); SARKAR M.(10); SHIFFMAN S.(11); WEI Lay(10)
    (1) ICON PLC, Lyon, France; (2) Philip Morris Products SA, Switzerland; (3) JUUL Labs, Inc., USA; (4) Imperial Brands, France; (5) RAI Services Company, USA; (6) Turning Point Brands, USA; (7) JT International SA, Switzerland; (8) KT&G Research Institute, Republic of Korea; (9) British American Tobacco, U.K.; (10) Altria Client Services, USA; (11) Pinney Associates, USA
    The continuum of risk of tobacco products is generally accepted among public health authorities, where combustible products like cigarettes are the most risky and noncombustible products are at the lower end of the continuum. Adult smokers (AS)...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 56

    Perceptions of the relative harm of electronic cigarettes compared with smoking in the U.S.A.: analysis of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study data, 2013-2016

    O’CONNELL G.(1); WALELE T.(1); CAHOURS X.(2); THOMPSON J.(1); VERRON T.(2)
    (1) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Bristol, U.K.; (2) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Paris, France
    Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) have been characterised as significantly less harmful than smoked tobacco by an increasing number of public health authorities. Despite this, U.S. adults remain poorly informed about the relative risk of these...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 58

    A consortium approach for consumer-reported outcome measures to assess tobacco- and nicotine-containing products

    ACQUADRO C.(1) on behalf of the CORESTA CROM Task Force: AYALA-FIERRO F.(2); BLACK R.(3); CAHOURS X.(4); CHREA C.(5); CURTIN G.(6); GILES L.(7); McCAFFREY S.(3); PARK C.H.(8); PRASAD K.(9); SHERWOOD N.(10); SHIFFMAN S.(11); SMITH J.(6); SPIES E.(5)
    (1) Mapi Research Trust, Lyon, France; (2) ITG Brands, Greensboro, NC, U.S.A.; (3) Altria Client Services, Richmond, VA, U.S.A.; (4) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Paris, France; (5) Philip Morris Products S.A., Neûchatel, Switzerland; (6) RAIS, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.; (7) JT Int'l SA, Genève, Switzerland; (8) KT&G Research Institute, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; (9) British American Tobacco, Southampton, U.K.; (10) Neil Sherwood Consulting, Commugny, Switzerland; (11) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.
    In the tobacco space, consumer-reported outcome measures (CROM) are essential for understanding motivations, subjective effects, and behavior. Such measures have become particularly important with the advent of candidate modified risk tobacco...
  8. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 65; CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 15

    Analysis of mainstream cigarette smoke constituents prioritized by the World Health Organization in a core collection of tobacco accessions: variability and correlations

    CAHOURS X.(2); JULIO E.(1); VERRON T.(2); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(1)
    (1) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Leaf Research, Bergerac, France; (2) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Scientific Research, Paris, France
    Among the different strategies proposed for tobacco regulation, the WHO study group on Tobacco Product Regulation (TobReg) has proposed mandating ceilings on smoke constituents. These constituents were selected according to their potential toxicity,...
  9. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Smoke Science/Product Technology Groups, ST 25

    Misperception of e-cigarette harm growing among American adults, 2013-2015

    VERRON T.(1); GUO M.(1); VARIGNON B.(1); O'CONNELL G.(2); WALELE T.(2); CAHOURS X.(1)
    (1) SEITA - Imperial Brands plc, Paris, France; (2) Fontem Ventures B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Electronic cigarettes (e cigarettes) have been characterised as significantly less harmful than smoked tobacco by an increasing number of public health authorities. However, the proportion of American adults who perceive e cigarettes to be equally or...
  10. 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...