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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, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2021, Online, AP 31

    High quality genome assembly of Nicotiana tabacum

    GAYSSANT H.(1); DARNIGE E.(1); COTUCHEAU J.(2); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(2); JULIO E.(2); ZOUINE M.(1)
    (1) Laboratoire de Recherche en Sciences Végétales (LRSV), Université de Toulouse, CNRS, UPS, Toulouse INP, Castanet-Tolosan, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco Limited and Imperial Brands PLC Companies, Bergerac, France
    Nicotiana tabacum, or cultivated tobacco, is an important plant model whose genome has been explored recently. However, the previous tobacco assemblies based on short reads sequencing showed some flaws. Thanks to new sequencing technologies, the...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 13

    Development of codominant markers related to powdery mildew resistance from N. tomentosiformis origin

    JULIO E.(1); MALPICA A.(2); COTUCHEAU J.(1); BACHET S.(2); VOLPATTI R.(1); DECORPS C.(1); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(1)
    (1) SEITA - Imperial Brands, Leaf Research, Bergerac, France; (2) Bergerac Seeds and Breeding, Bergerac, France
    Powdery mildew is a common tobacco plant fungal disease which can reduce growers' crop yields, particularly in South Africa, Asia and Europe. Three different resistance sources are known, coming from wild tobacco species N. tomentosiformis and N....
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 40

    Progress in breeding and biocontrol dual approaches for tobacco broomrape management

    MALPICA A.(1); GUINCHARD L.(2); BACHET S.(1); VACHER C.(3); GATARD L.(4); REIBEL C.(2); GAUTHERON N.(2); EDELHERMANN V.(2); STEINBERG C.(2); GIBOT LECLERC S.(2)
    (1) Bergerac Seed & Breeding, Bergerac, France; (2) Agroécologie (AgroSup Dijon, INRA, Univ. Bourgogne Franche-Comté), Dijon, France; (3) Arvalis, Institut du Vegetal, Bergerac, France; (4) Coopérative CT2F, Maison de l’Agriculture, Schiltigheim, France
    Tobacco broomrape (Phelipanche ramosa, Phelipanche aegyptiaca and Orobanche Cernua) is a widespread parasitic plant from the Orobanchaceae family, that causes important damage in tobacco crops. Broomrape is mainly present in Europe, Middle East and...
  5. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 43

    Tobacco crop protection against blue mould: what strategy with organic and biocontrol products?

    KANE K.(1); LEROY J-L.(1); VALADE P.(1); GOUDOUNECHE J-L.(1); GUERY B.(2); BRAY O.(3); MECHENIN V.(3); TARASCOU M.(3); SALGADO J.(3)
    (1) Arvalis Institut du Végétal, Bergerac, France; (2) Service Régional de l'Alimentation (SRAL) Aquitaine - Direction Générale de l’Alimentation (DGAL), France; (3) Fédération Régionale de Défense contre les Organismes Nuisibles (FREDON) Aquitaine, Villenave-d'Ornon, France
    Blue mould, Peronospora tabacina, is one of the most dangerous diseases for tobacco crops in Europe and particularly in France. Protection against this disease is systematic during the period of high risk as all registered crop protection agents are...
  6. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP Sustainability Forum

    Agro-Phyto Sustainability Forum

    WILDE L.(1); PRIBIC V.(2); EVANS W.(3); ROYO E.(4); BARGIACCHI E.(5); COLARD S.(6)
    (1) twentyfifty Ltd, Frome, U.K.; (2) JT International S.A., Geneva, Switzerland; (3) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Durban, South Africa; (4) Philip Morris International, Cape Town, South Africa; (5) Consortium INSTM, Firenze, Italy; (6) CORESTA, Paris, France
    In 2015, the United Nations published 17 sustainable development goals and their corresponding targets to be achieved by 2030. Like other sectors, the tobacco and alternative product sectors are likely to impact most of the...
  7. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, ST 01; CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, AP 04

    United Nations sustainable development goals and impacts of the tobacco and alternative product sectors

    COLARD S.
    MBA Corporate & Social Responsibility - Performance of Organisations, Institut Leonard de Vinci, Paris-La Défense, France
    In 2015, the United Nations published 17 sustainable development goals (UN SDGs) and their corresponding targets to be achieved by 2030. The third goal “Good health and wellbeing” specifically refers to tobacco activities with the target to...
  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 Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2019, Hamburg, STPOST 72; CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2019, Victoria Falls, APPOST 04

    Optimising carbon footprint of international meetings

    COLARD S.(1); VERRON T.(2)
    (1) MBA Corporate & Social Responsibility - Performance of the Organisations, Institut Leonard de Vinci, Paris-La Défense, France; (2) MBA Big Data, Chief Data Officer. ESG, Paris, France
    It is broadly acknowledged that global warming is intimately influenced by the extracted carbon from the earth, and transferred to the atmosphere mainly as carbon dioxide (in addition to other greenhouse gases converted into CO2eq). Considering the...
  10. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, 2017, Santa Cruz do Sul, AP 39

    Identification of genetic determinants controlling cadmium accumulation in tobacco

    BERTRAND J.(1); JULIO E.(2); COTUCHEAU J.(2); DORLHAC DE BORNE F.(2); BERTHOMIEU P.(1)
    (1) UMR de Biochimie et Physiologie Moléculaire des Plantes, INRA/CNRS/Montpellier SupAgro/Université Montpellier, Montpellier, France; (2) Imperial Tobacco Limited, Leaf Research, La Tour, Bergerac, France
    Cadmium is a toxic heavy metal naturally absorbed and accumulated by plants. It is present in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) leaves and potentially in the smoke of cigarettes. Reducing the cadmium content in leaves of tobacco plants requires a better...