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A Comparative In Vitro Toxicity Assessment of Vaping E-liquids and Aerosols with Tobacco Cigarette Smoke

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Beyond Smoke: Talking Tobacco Harm Reduction Infographic

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Workshop Recommendations for Use of In Vitro Assay Data for Tobacco Product Evaluation: Phase 1 – Genotoxicity

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blu – The Science of Something Better

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Aerosol Concentration Variations in a Room During Use of an E-cigarette

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Why Flavours Play an Important Role in Vaping

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Vaping and Public Health

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The Science of Nicotine and Vaping

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E-liquids and Product Standards

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Vaping is not a Gateway to Smoking

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Vaping and Dual Use

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Flavours – Something Better is Something Different

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Toxicant Exposure – Vaping vs Smoking

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The Science of “Passive Vaping”

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An Introduction to the Science of Vaping

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Nicotine Salts Can Help Adult Smokers Move Toward Vaping

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Glasgow 90-Day Clinical Vaping Study

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Lab Tests Suggest Human Lung Tissue Unimpacted by Vapour

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Lab Tests Suggest Vapour Does Not Disrupt Endothelial Cell Migration

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Vapour – Shows No Evidence of Damage to Lung Cells

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Nicotine Salts Help More Adult Smokers Transition to Vaping

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Snus – The Original Reduced Harm Product

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Heated Tobacco – The Anatomy of Something Better

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Introducing Tobacco-Free Oral Nicotine Delivery

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Vapour – The Anatomy of Something Better

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NGP Flavours – Something Better is Something Different

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Chemical Composition and In Vitro Toxicity Profile of a Pod-Based E-Cigarette Aerosol Compared to Cigarette Smoke

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ST20: Responsible Practice in EVP Product Stewardship

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An Inter-Laboratory Comparison for a Urinary Acrolein Biomarker

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Analysis of the Effect of Multiple Testing in Assessing Tobacco Product Differences

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Physical characteristics of handmade premium cigars : specifications and consequences of specifications

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An in-vitro approach to EVP toxicity testing

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Nicotine Reduction and Consumer Perception – A Scientific Approach for Quantifying Possible Impact of LNC

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Nicotine Salts Help More Adult Smokers Transition to Vaping

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NGPs Induce Lower Biological Activity than Cigarettes Using BioMAP® System of Human Primary Cell Based Co-Cultures

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Which Parameters are Suitable to Evaluate EVP Puffing Behaviour?

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Method for Analysis of Volatile Organic Compounds in EVP Aerosol Based on Proton Transfer Reaction Mass Spectrometry

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Estimation of EVP Aerosol Yields based on Puff Duration

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Consistency of blu EVP Nicotine Delivery According to the AFNOR Standard

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Chemical Composition of blu Pod-System EVP Aerosols – A Quantitative Comparison with Conventional Cigarette Smoke

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Chemical Characterisation of Aerosol Emissions from a Prototype Heated Tobacco Product

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Real-time Analysis of EVP Aerosol Constituents Using PTR-MS

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Indoor Air Quality and Exhaled Breath Composition After Use of Nicotine Delivery Products

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Experimental Method to Determine Concentration of Nicotine in Exhaled Breath and Retention Rate Following EVP Use

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Smoking Reduction and Cessation Associated with the Three-Month Provision to Smokers of a Refillable Tank-Style E-Cigarette

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Perceptions of the Relative Harm of Electronic Cigarettes Compared with Smoking in the USA

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Analysis of the Data Variability in the Australian Benchmark Study 2000-2001

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Misperception of EVP Harm Growing Among American Adults, 2013-2015

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EVPs: An Assessment of the So-Called ‘Gateway Effect’ Based on Product Classification

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Changing Patterns of First EVP Flavour Used and Current Flavors Used by 20,836 Adult Frequent EVP Users in the USA

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[UPDATE] Perceptions of the Relative Harm of Electronic Cigarettes Compared with Smoking in the USA

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Parameters Influencing Bystander Exposure to Nicotine in the Indoor Ambient Air During Use of an EVP

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Modelling of the Effect of Indoor Intermittent Emissions Produced by Electronic Cigarette Users on Exposure of Bystanders

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Indoor Air Quality and Surface Deposition Assessment following Use of an Open System E-Cigarette

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Electronic Cigarettes and Indoor Air Quality: A Simple Approach to Modeling Potential Bystander Exposures to Nicotine

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Characterisation of Spatial and Temporal Dispersion Differences Between Exhaled EVP Vapour and Cigarette Smoke

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Bystander Exposure to Exhaled EVP Vapour Assessment of Nicotine in Ambient Air Using Modelling & Experimental Approach

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An Assessment of Nicotine Levels on Office Surfaces Before and After Use of EVPs

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An Assessment of Indoor Air Quality Before, During and After Unrestricted Use of EVPs in a Small Room

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An Assessment of Indoor Air Quality Before, During and After Unrestricted Use of EVPs in a Small Room

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NGPs Predicted to Have No Potential to Induce Developmental Toxicity in the DevTOX QuickPredict Assay

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The Use of Genomic Allergen Rapid Detection (GARD) Assays to Predict the Respiratory and Skin Sensitising Potential of E-liquids

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E-Liquids – An Assessment of Dermal Irritancy Potential

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Analytical Method to Model Human Mouth Level Transfer of Ingredients from Snus

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Snus: A Compelling Harm Reduction Alternative to Cigarettes

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Human Mouth-Level Transfer Rate of Menthol, 1.8-cineole and Nicotine from Swedish Pouched Snus

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Use of Human 3D Bronchial Tissue to Study the Effects of Cigarette Smoke and EVP Aerosol on a Range of Cellular Endpoints

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Toxicological Comparison of Cigarette Smoke and EVP Aerosol Using a 3D In Vitro Human Respiratory Model

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The In Vitro Assessment of Respiratory Sensitisation Potential of E-Liquids

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Influence of Vaping Topography on the Retention Rate of Nicotine

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High Content Screening in NHBE Cells Shows Reduced Biological Activity of Flavoured E-liquids, Compared to Cigarette Smoke

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EVPs Induce Lower Biological Responses than Cigarettes – Toxicity Comparison of Aerosol Exposure to Human Bronchial Tissue

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A Comparison of In Vitro Toxicity Following Repeated Whole Aerosol Exposure to Human Bronchial Tissue for 4 Weeks

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Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Function Endpoints and Other Effects – EVP vs. Cigarettes in Adult Smokers

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NGP vs. Cigarettes Comparison of In Vitro Cell Migration in the Scratch Wound Assay

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Reductions in BoE to HPHCs Following Partial or Complete Substitution of Cigarettes with EVPs

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Clinical Study Evaluating the Reduction in HPHCs Following Partial or Complete Substitution of Cigarettes with EVPs

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Evaluation of the Safety Profile of an EVP Used for Two Years by Smokers in a Real-Life Setting

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Biomarkers of Exposure and Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Function Endpoints in Adult Smokers Using EVPs

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A Randomised, Parallel Group Study to Evaluate the Safety Profile of an EVP Over 12 Weeks

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Toxicological Comparison of Cigarette Smoke and NGP Aerosol Bubbled Extracts Using High Content Screening

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NGP Aerosol Induces Lower Biological Activity than Cigarettes – Comparison of Aerosol Bubbled Extracts

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NGP Aerosol Bubbled Extracts Show Little to No Effect in High Content Screening Endpoints Compared to Smoke

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Use of In Vitro Biomarkers From Relevant Primary Cell Systems to Assess the Effects of Experimental and Commercial E-liquid

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Use of High Content Screening (HCS) in Human Primary Lung Cells to Assess E-liquids

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Use of Cell Media Nicotine Concentration to Predict Cells Surface Deposited Nicotine in Transwells After Smoke Aerosol Exposure

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QRA Indicates Reduced Risk Potential for Carcinogenic and Non-carcinogenic Effects of NGP Aerosol Compared to Smoke

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Pre-Clinical Assessment of a Dual-Temperature Operated Heated Tobacco Product

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NGPs Induce Lower Biological Activity Than Cigarettes – Comparison of Aerosol Chemistry and In Vitro Toxicity

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Influence of Vaping Topography on the Retention Rate of Nicotine Following Use of EVP

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Assessing Changes In Biomarkers Of Effect In Smokers Who Switch To A Closed System EVP

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Clinical Study Evaluating the PK Profiles of Cigarettes and EVPs with Nicotine Salt Formulations in US Adult Smokers

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Viral Infection and Nicotine Conversion to Nornicotine in the Next Generation

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Using a Structural Model based on a Class of Generalised Covariance Criteria, to Explore the Generation Process of Smoke Compounds

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Use of Molecular Markers Related to Quality Improvement of Tobacco Plant

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Use of Human Derived Cell Lines to Increase the Biological Relevance of Cigarette Condensate, Non-Tobacco Materials and E-liquids Testing

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TSNAs in Tobacco and Smoke – PLS Regression for Prediction of Smoke Contents According to Chemical and Physical Characteristics

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Tobacco Smoke – Chemical and Physical Properties and Toxicity

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Tobacco Cultivars Evolution in France (1989-2006) and Impact to the Raw Matter

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Tobacco Characteristics – AMES test

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Tobacco Breeding Program of Bergerac Tobacco Institute – Methods, Results and Future Prospects

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The UK Smoke Constituents Testing Study – Summary of Results and Comparison with Other Studies

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The Regulation and Governance of Residues of Plant Protection Products

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The PVY Collaborative Experiment (1996-2002) – A Global Synthesis of Results

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The Protection of Tobacco Varieties with the UPOV System in EU

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The Influence of Cigarette Design on the Ageing of Carbon Filters

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The Food and Drug Administration Predictive Toxicology Roadmap and its Implementation

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The European Tobacco Product Directive and E-cigarette Compliance – a Test Method for Drop Testing of E-liquid Bottles

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The Effect of Charcoal Filters on Gas Vapour Phase In Vitro Toxicity Tested in Different Air and Liquid Interface Exposure Systems

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The Application of In Vitro Toxicity Testing in 21st Century (TT21C) for Next Generation Products

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Targeted Mutation Breeding as a Tool for Tobacco Crop Improvement

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Strategies to Assess the Biological Properties of Tobacco Smoke

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Smoke Analysis of Fine-Cut Tobacco (Part 3)

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Simple and Reliable Method for the Quantification of Proteins in Tobacco

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Sensory Quality Control by Electronic Nose in Manufacturing Plants

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Seed Quality Management as a Component of Tobacco Identity Preservation

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RNA-SEQ Analysis of Orobanche Resistance in Tobacco

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Responsible Practice in E-Vapour Products (EVP) Product Stewardship

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Responsible Practice in E-Vapour Products (EVP) Product Stewardship (2)

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Resistances to the Tobacco Cyst Nematode Complex in Nicotianae

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Recent Improvements in In Vitro Models Need to be Supported with Refinements in Dosimetry to Enable Possible Future In Vivo Data Extrapolation

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Real-time Gas Phase Puff-by-Puff

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Rapid and Sensitive Method to Analyse β-carbolines, Norharman and Harman in Cigarette Smoke

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Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA) vs. the Whole Story

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Prospects for Orobanche Control in Tobacco

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Prediction of a Biological and a Chemical Variable According to the Tobacco’s Chemical and Physical Characteristics

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Potential Use of HMA Mutants to Reduce Cadmium Translocation from Root to Leaf in Tobacco

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Potential Changes of TSNA Composition in Stored Tobacco Powder

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Patenting Plants – New Challenges

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Overview of In Vitro Methods to Assess Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Based on TT21C Principles

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Nitrogen Compounds on Mainstream Smoke and Tobacco Precursors

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Near-infrared Spectroscopy and Pattern Recognition as Screening Methods for Classification of Commercial Tobacco Blends

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Mutagenicity of Cigarette Smoke Vapour Phase in the AMES Test

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Modeling of Cigarette Smoke Constituents – From Intense to Less Intense Smoking Regime

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Methodologies for the Detection and Chemical Characterisation of Particles Released from Cigarette Filters

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Mechanisms of Transfer of Ammonia in Smoke from Ammonium Compounds in Tobacco

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Lowering Nicotine Levels in Tobacco Products

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Investigation of Filter Temperatures and Desorption of Volatiles from Carbon Filters Under Different Smoking Regimes

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Influence of the Origin of the Cigarette Paper Cellulose on the Chemical Composition of the Smoke and In Vitro Toxicity Test

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Influence of Cigarette Paper and Filter Ventilaton on Hoffman Analytes

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Influence of Cigarette Designs and Smoking Regimes on Vapour Phase Yields

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In Vitro Tests with Fresh Cigarette Smoke – Effects of Charcoal Filters on Whole Smoke and Vapour Phase Mutagenicity and Genotoxicity

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In Vitro Cytotoxicity of Cigarette Mainstream Smoke. Evaluation of Different Cell Exposure Methods

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Impact of PVYN Infection on Burley Cigarette Smoke Condensate Properties – An Assessment of the Protection Conferred by the VA Gene

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IMB Response to UK Science and Technology Committee Enquiry on E-cigarettes

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How Representative of Human Smoking Behaviour Would New Alternative Smoking Regimes Be

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Hoffmann Analytes and Cigarette Smoke In Vitro Toxicity – Revisited

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Hoffmann Analytes – Influence of Cigarette Paper and Filter Ventilation

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High Throughput Puff-By-Puff Quantification of Smoke Analysis

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HCN and Tobacco Precursors

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Hard Science as a Basis for Effective Regulations

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Handmade Premium Cigar Smoke Emissions Limitations Related to TNCO Determination Variability

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Further Investigation of Temperatures and Adsorption-Desorption of Volatile Compounds in Carbon Filters Under Different Smoking Regimes

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Further Data on Cigarette Temperatures and Related Issues

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Free Radicals in Mainstream Cigarette Smoke Methodology and Influencing Parameters

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Fingerprints of Tobacco Smoke Precursors by Comprehensive GCxGC

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Fine-Cut Tobacco Annual TNCO Study using a Monitor Tobacco

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Fast and Simple Method for the Determination of Urinary 1-Hydroxypyrene

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Factors Influencing the Formation of Tobacco-Specific Nitrosamines in French Air-Cured Tobaccos in Trials and at the Farm Level

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Evolutionary Pathways of Potato Virus Y

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Evaluation of Tobaccos Grown Under Organic Cultural Practices

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Effects of Filter Ventilation and Activated Carbon Filters on Cigarette Smoke Constituent Uptake

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Effect of Sugar Content on Acetaldehyde Yield in Cigarette Smoke

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Effect of Smoking Regime on Activated Carbon Desorption

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Effect of Smoking Parameters on the Temperature in Cigarette Filters During Smoking

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Draw Resistance During Smoking

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Determination of Menthol in Cigarette Components by GC

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Determination of Hoffmann Analytes in Cigarette Smoke

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Determination of Amadori Compounds in Tobacco by Ion Pair Chromatography Coupled to Electrochemical Detector – the Latest Improvements

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Detection of QTLs Linked to Leaf and Smoke Properties in Nicotiana Tabacum

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Current Reliability of Measurements of Smoke Analytes

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Current Measurement Reliability of Selected Smoke Analytes

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The Risk Continuum

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Plenary Presentation Building Trust – Science and Innovation

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Limitations in the Characterisation of Cigarette Brands Using Different Machine Smoking Regimes

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Determination of Selected Volatiles in Cigarette Smoke

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Determination of Aromatic Amines in Cigarette Mainstream Smoke

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ASR Yield Variability Under Different Regimes

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Biological Test Procedure for Fresh Generated Smoke and Aerosols

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Contribution of Near Infrared Spectrometry (NIRS) to Tobacco Breeding

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Contribution of Genomic Research to Develop Disease Resistance in Tobacco

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Construction of a Genetic Map of Nicotiana Tabacum

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Compensation for the Effects of Ambient Conditions on the Calibration of Multi-Capillary Pressure Drop Standards pt2

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Compensation for the Effects of Ambient Conditions on the Calibration of Multi-Capillary Pressure Drop Standards pt3

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Compensation for the Effects of Ambient Conditions on the Calibration of Multi-Capillary Pressure Drop Standards

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Comparison of Tobacco Extracts – A Strategy Based on GCXGC-MS Analysis and Chemometric Data processing

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Comparison of Regular Smokers of Menthol and Non-Menthol Cigarettes on Smoking Profile and Exposure

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Comparison of In Vitro Smoke Toxicity of Novel Charcoal Filter Cigarettes and Benchmark Cigarettes from the UK market

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Comparison of Different Clean-Up Procedures for the Determination of Plant Protection Products in Tobacco and Tobacco Products by lC-MSMS

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Chemical Changes in Cigarette Smoke Mutagenicity Associated with CMVPVY Infection in Burley Tobacco

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Characterisation of the Draw Resistance Across a Lit Cigarette

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Characterisation of PVY (Potato Virus Y) Resistance in Tobacco

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Characterisation of French and Brazilian PVY Isolates from Susceptible or Resistant Tobacco Plants

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Characterisation of Cigarette Hardness and Tobacco Filling Power

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Cellular Transformation Activity of Different Tobacco Products in the Bhas42 Cell Assay

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Building blu – Harm Reduction Science

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Biological Test Procedure for Fresh Generated Smoke and Aerosols

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Biological Assessment of Cigarette Whole Smoke

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Assessment of Smokers’ T&N Yields

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Assessment of Smokers’ T&N Yields Under Natural Smoking Conditions

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Assessment of Flue-cured and Burley Breeding Progress in France

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Applications of Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy to Quantitative and Qualitative Characteristics of Tobacco Blends

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Application of Near Infrared Spectroscopy to Tobacco Plant Breeding

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Application of a Modal Reactor for Efficiency Testing of Potential Filter Additives

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Application of 13C Tracer Technique to Study Fate and Behaviour of Ingredients Applied on Tobacco

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Analysis of Pesticides in Tobacco by LC-MSMS Specific Matrix Effects on Quantification for Different Tobacco Grades

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Analysis of 16 Amino Acids in Tobacco by Ion Pair LC ESI MS MS without Derivatisation

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An Overview of Toxicity Testing in 21st Century (TT21C) – In Vitro Methods to Assess Next Generation Products

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An International Survey of Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation and Smoking Activity in Restaurants

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An Alternate Strategy of Risk Reduction for Tobacco Smokers

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Airflow Characterisation within a Cigarette using a Permeability Meter

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Agrobacterium T-DNA in N. tomentosiformis and other Nicotiana Species

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A New Device for Firmness Characterisation

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A Mixture Experimental Design with 6 Components and the Effects on Smoke Constituents

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A Comprehensive Survey of the N. Tabacum Transcriptome

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