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GLANTZ: I hope former American Cancer Society CEO John Seffrin reverses his endorsement of PMI's foundation

The Cancer Letter just published several related stories about the fact that former ACS CEO John Seffrin enforsed PMI's new "Foundation for a Smoke-Free World" run by Derek Yach that is a transparent attempt to help promote PMI's iQOS "heat not burn" pro
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 8, 2017 10:27
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FDA needs to extend the public comment period on PM MRTP for iQOS for 180 days after the FULL application is public

Dear Mr. Zeller: I am writing on behalf of UCSF TCORS ...on the modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) for IQOS system with Marlboro Heatsticks, IQOS system with Marlboro Smooth Menthol Heatsticks, and IQOS system with Marlboro Fresh Menth
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 3, 2017 14:35
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A “Frank Statement” for the 21st Century?

The mere fact of having landed Yach is a major public relations coup for PMI that will be used to do more of what the industry always does: create doubt, contribute further to existing disputes within the global tobacco control movement, shore up its own
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 19, 2017 19:42
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] BAT challenges PMI in heated tobacco market with Glo

On Thursday, BAT announced through a press conference at The Four Seasons Seoul that it will be opening its first Glo flagship store in the Garosugil shopping district of Seoul on Sunday, kicking off its sales in Korea... Both Glo and IQOS are heated tob
Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 10, 2017 17:00
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[Florida] Shook Hardy Prevails for Philip Morris on Nicotine Addiction Trial Question

A Tampa jury sides with the cigarette maker in the case of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer at 51.
Daily Report
added Aug 1, 2017 00:22
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[Florida] Court Backs New Trial On Damages In Tobacco Case

“The trial court granted a new trial on non-economic damages because it found the jury's verdict both inadequate and against the manifest weight of the evidence,” said Monday's ruling, written by appeals-court Judge Timothy Osterhaus. “We see no abuse of
WLRN-Miami Herald
added Jul 26, 2017 15:02
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[Asia] Marlboro for every man: how one tobacco giant is luring youth to smoke in India

In official letters and face-to-face meetings, he told them India's tobacco control laws barred such public advertising and promotion of cigarettes. That included the Indian arm of Philip Morris International Inc, the world's largest publicly traded toba
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 24, 2017 18:51
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Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco Cigarette: Think Twice Before Smoking It

The researchers utilized standardized, internationally acceptable methods to test PMI’s I-Quit-Ordinary-Smoking (IQOS)...the scientists and medical professionals isolated carbon monoxide and ones with names like acroleine, benzaldehyde, formaldehyde and
Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Jul 15, 2017 02:57
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PHILIP MORRIS SOUTH AFRICA: A common sense approach for public health

There is no substitute for quitting, but governments can have a big impact on public health by appropriately regulating alternatives to smoking cigarettes.
Health 24 (za)
added May 24, 2017 23:31
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[Canada] Some scant tidbits of news plucked from the annual reports

BAT 2016 Annual Report is devoted to details on the Canadian actions. From this I have learned that: the B.C. government "delivered an expert report dated October 2016, quantifying its damages in the amount of CAD $118 billion." This is more than the co
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Apr 29, 2017 17:53
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