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Altria, Philip Morris Partnering on Alternative Tobacco Products

Bonnie Herzog ... Altria's licensing arrangement with PMI allows Altria to participate in the global e-cig category, which we continue to anticipate will generate substantial growth and profits," said Herzog.
Convenience Store News
added Dec 20, 2013 17:14
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[Canada, USA] Day 181: Failed attempts at a safer cigarette

Mr. Gentry is a very skilled witness. No surprise, perhaps, given that he has testified in a dozen other tobacco trials and has been deposed in 20 others. His answers were succinct and smoothly, if somewhat quickly, delivered. His credibility was likely
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 7, 2013 19:15
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[Kansas] ORTEGA: E-cigs ‘a breath of fresh air’ for smokers

I’ve gotten dirty looks and snide comments, but the reaction to the e-cig was completely different; I received smiles, knowing glances and a few strangers even offered to “vape” with me so we could compare flavors.
The Sunflower (Wichita State University)
added Oct 23, 2013 15:28
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[Canada] Day 158: The federal government in the rear view mirror.

Mr. Pratte's efficiency was aided by the plaintiffs' decision to sit on their hands throughout Mr. Perrins' testimony. They raised no objections and made no comments, no matter that Mr. Pratte's questions veered into the once-disputed areas of irrelevanc
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Aug 21, 2013 09:29
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[UK] ISRCTN81286286 - The effects of reduced toxicant prototype (RTP) cigarettes on biomarkers of exposure and of biological effect versus commercial cigarettes when smoked by healthy adult smokers.

The Sponsor, British American Tobacco (Investments) Limited, has developed an RTP cigarette, the use of which may reduce the exposure of smokers to certain toxicants compared with the use of conventional cigarettes. This prototype cigarette is made using
Current Controlled Trials (BioMed Central)
added Aug 3, 2013 14:49
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Tobacco Company Efforts to Influence the Food and Drug Administration-Commissioned Institute of Medicine Report Clearing the Smoke: An Analysis of Documents Released through Litigation

companies were pleased with the final report, particularly the recommendations for a tiered claims system (with separate tiers for exposure and risk, which they believed would ease the process of qualifying for a claim) and license to sell products compar
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 31, 2013 14:18
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Tobacco constituent extraction from snus during consumer use

Scientists at British American Tobacco have used a multi-analyte approach to determine the level of exposure to tobacco constituents of snus users. The results show that, generally, less than a third of each constituent measured was extracted by consumers
EurekAlert
added Apr 2, 2013 12:38
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Perceived efficacy of e-cigarettes versus nicotine replacement therapy among successful e-cigarette users: a qualitative approach [FREE FULL TEXT]

These findings suggest tobacco control practitioners must pay increased attention to the importance of the behavioral and social components of smoking addiction. By addressing these components in addition to nicotine dependence, e-cigarettes appear to he
Addiction Science & Clinical Practice
added Mar 14, 2013 01:36
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[USA] Socioeconomic, demographic and smoking-related correlates of the use of potentially reduced exposure to tobacco products in a national sample

Because there is little evidence to suggest that PREPs are less harmful that other tobacco products, their marketing as harm-minimising products should be regulated. Smokers, in particular those who are younger, have a lower socioeconomic status, and are
Tobacco Control
added Jan 6, 2013 13:20
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Lorillard Sees Improvement in FDA Dialogue

After a period of what CEO Murray Kessler calls radio silence, Lorillard Inc. and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are talking new products.
Convenience Store News
added Nov 28, 2012 15:41
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