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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2021, Online, AP 08

    An update to the molecular markers used for rapid screening of pathogen resistant plants

    JULIO E.(1); COTUCHEAU J.(1); VOLPATTI R.(1); DECORPS C.(1); VERRON T.(2); CAHOURS X.(2); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(1)
    (1) Imperial Brands, Leaf Research, Bergerac, France; (2) Imperial Brands, Scientific Research, Paris, France
    Due to cheaper costs associated with next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, the availability of transcriptomic and genomic information has enabled the characterization of new molecular markers related to important agronomic traits. Today,...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2021, Online, ST 05

    Assessing the impact of next generation products on population health: a population modelling approach

    PHILLIPS C.V.(1); KHAKWANI A.(2); O’CONNELL G.(2); CAHOURS X.(2); TOPE A.(2)
    (1) epiphi Consulting Group, New Hampshire, U.S.A.; (2) Imperial Brands PLC., Bristol, U.K.
    Next Generation Products (NGPs) collectively represent novel nicotine-containing products that offer potentially reduced exposure to toxicants, toxicity and health risks to adult smokers compared to continued combustible cigarette smoking. To assess...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2021, Online, ST 46

    Reductions in biomarkers of exposure to selected harmful and potentially harmful constituents following complete or partial transition to myblu™ ENDS (exclusive or dual use) compared to continued combustible cigarette smoking

    MORRIS P.(1); McDERMOTT S.(2); CHAPMAN F.(2); VERRON T.(2); CAHOURS X.(2); STEVENSON M.(2); THOMPSON J.(2); CHAUDHARY N.(2,a); O’CONNELL G.(2)
    (1) Nerudia Ltd - an Imperial Brands PLC Company, Speke, Liverpool, U.K.; (2) Imperial Brands PLC, Bristol, U.K.; (3) Broughton Nicotine Services, Earby, Lancashire, U.K.
    E-cigarettes offer an alternative, potentially reduced harm, method of nicotine delivery to adult combustible cigarette (CC) smokers, with harm reduction attributed to reduced levels of harmful or potentially harmful constituents (HPHCs) in their...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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)...
  9. 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...