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  1. 49th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2020, abstr. 75

    Tobacco production programming in the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida

    VANN C.D.(1); WYNN K.(1); BROUGHTON D.(1); MOORE J.M.(2); VANN M.C.(3)
    (1) University of Florida, FL USA; (2) University of Georgia, Tifton, GA USA; (3) North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC USA
    Since the 1920s, the Suwannee River Valley of North Florida has been known for producing premium quality tobacco. Over the years a Tobacco Extension Program has evolved which assists local producers with current production practices, governmental...
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2013, Seville, ST 26

    Determination of chlorinated dioxins/furans in mainstream cigarette smoke using gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry

    GUTHERY W.
    Filtrona Technology Centre, Jarrow, Tyne and Wear, U.K.
    Chlorinated dioxins and furans have been cited by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as harmful and potentially harmful constituents (HPHC) in tobacco smoke. It is the only constituent on the FDA list which is not a specific...
  3. 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....
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 03

    Lowering TSNAs through nitrite reductase activity

    DAVENPORT S.E.; FORSYTH K.; TULLY L.; LISTER R.; LE LAY P.; MAUNDERS M.; SANCHEZ-TAMBURRINO J.P.
    Advanced Technologies Ltd., Cambridge, UK (holding of British American Tobacco Ltd.)
    Tobacco specific nitrosamines (TSNAs) are compounds in tobacco that have been shown to be carcinogenic. TSNAs are formed by the nitrosation of tobacco alkaloids with the main nitrosating agent believed to be nitrite. High levels of nitrate...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2011, Santiago, AP 27

    Tobacco Biotechnology: a tool for business solutions

    SANCHEZ-TAMBURRINO J.P.; EDWARDS K.; JONES L.; DAVENPORT S.E.
    Advanced Technologies Ltd., Cambridge, UK (holding of British American Tobacco Ltd.)
    Over the past 20 years, genetic modification and molecular breeding has been successfully used in many different crops to provide agronomic advantages (i.e., herbicide resistance, insect tolerance). However there are many other areas where it can be...