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PMI’S APPLICATION OF BEST PRACTICES TO OUR CLINICAL PROGRAM

Dr. Patrick Picavet, Director Medical Affairs, discusses our practice of conducting high-quality clinical research Dr. Patrick Picavet, a physician by training, joined PMI over seven years ago after working in the University Hospital in Mannheim and a
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Dec 16, 2017 20:39
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GLANTZ: Letter to FDA protesting public comment period for IQOS; says comment period should be 180 days after full application is posted

Lauren Lempert and I submitted this letter to Mitch Zeller... We are writing to complain about the public comment process for the above-referenced docket on Philip Morris’s modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPA) for IQOS. The initial June 1
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 16, 2017 20:37
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Japan's ruling bloc approves big corporate tax cut to encourage wage hikes

The tobacco tax will be hiked by 3 yen per cigarette or 60 yen a pack in stages over the next four years, the first such increase since 2010. Taxes will also rise on “heat-not-burn” tobacco in stages over the next five years.
Reuters
added Dec 16, 2017 18:19
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monitoring the future reveals good and bad news underscoring need for education and regulation

The rise in use of non-traditional tobacco products documented by the survey, as well as increases in little cigar usage among older teens, should be all the motivation the [FDA] needs to finish the process they started in 2016 and fully regulate all toba
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 16, 2017 18:10
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CHAMBERS; War on Tobacco Expands to Where Smoking Is Heaviest: QuickTake

In the 20th century, tobacco use killed an estimated 100 million people — more than both world wars combined. Most of those smokers had no idea what they were doing to themselves. Tobacco’s deadliness was exposed more than 50 years ago, and a war on smok
Washington Post
added Dec 16, 2017 17:46
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GOTTLIEB: Looking ahead: Some of FDA’s major policy goals for 2018

we are proposing meaningful actions to advance our new, comprehensive approach to nicotine and the regulation of combustible cigarettes. These efforts include an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking asking critical questions related to our pursuit of reg
FDA Blogs
added Dec 16, 2017 17:21
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[Pennsylvania] A mango-scented flash-drive-looking device lets kids smoke in class

It looks like a flash drive, but it’s really full of nicotine. And now, it’s taking the vape industry by storm — or up in smoke. The JUUL vaporizer has exploded in popularity this year, and as a result, has garnered the attention of school administrato
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Dec 15, 2017 03:17
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[Asia, India] Exclusive: Philip Morris Funded Anti-Smoking Foundation Targeting Public Health Leaders With Grants

A leaked email from an anti-smoking foundation funded by tobacco major Philip Morris International has revealed that the foundation is targeting prominent figures in global health and encouraging them to apply for grants for projects that can “reduce deat
The Wire (in)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:16
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Vuse falls further behind Juul on e-cig sales

The gap continued to widen during November between Juul, the new top-selling U.S. electronic cigarette, and Vuse of R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co., according to Nielsen data. Wells Fargo Securities analyst Bonnie Herzog said Tuesday that Juul jumped to a 40 pe
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2017 03:16
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[UK] Heat-not-burn tobacco 'is a health risk'

The advisory panel to the government said the devices produce "a number of compounds of concern", including some that can cause cancer. Manufacturers say their products are aimed at smokers who want the "taste of tobacco with no smoke and less smell".
BBC Online
added Dec 15, 2017 03:05
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