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R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

On December 18, 2017, FDA filed for substantive scientific review six Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for the following smokeless tobacco products: Camel Snus Frost Camel Snus Frost Large Camel Snus M
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 9, 2018 18:19
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LUKAS: 'Abstinence only' is the wrong approach to vaping products

Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) may seem an unlikely member of the abstinence movement...let's work to deny teenagers access to cigarettes and e-cigarettes to keep them from smoking, but we shouldn't also deny them reliable information about relative risks.
The Hill
added May 9, 2018 18:11
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EDITORIAL: The FDA should let e-cigarettes help adults — but not hook kids

The FDA should view e-cigarettes as a viable substitute, which will require federal authorities to allow innovation in vaping products for adults. But that cannot come at the cost of hooking more teenagers for life, even on relatively less-dangerous e-cig
Washington Post
added May 9, 2018 15:33
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[Virginia] FDA's proposed nicotine reduction could be detrimental for tobacco farmers

He says the nicotine reduction being discussed could hurt his farm. "We finished planting here this year. If they came out tomorrow and said the nicotine level's got to be reduced, this could be useless. So we really don't know what to do," Comer said.
WSLS Newschannel 10 (Roanoke, VA)
added May 8, 2018 16:28
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FDA Tells D.C. Circuit: Deeming Rule Within Agency’s Discretion ($$)

federal judge did not err in rejecting assertions by an e-cigarette manufacturer that the [FDA] should have taken a different approach to the premarket review of new e-cigarettes... in a May 2 brief (Nicopure Labs LLC v. U.S. Food and Drug Administration,
Lexis Nexis
added May 9, 2018 14:20
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22nd Century Files 2018 First Quarter Report

a plant biotechnology company that is focused on tobacco harm reduction, Very Low Nicotine tobacco, and hemp/cannabis research, announced today the Company’s first quarter 2018 financial results. 22nd Century will provide a business update for investors o
Business Wire
added May 9, 2018 14:14
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[Europe] Andriukaitis: E-cigarettes under thorough scrutiny, and not the way to stop smoking

Electronic cigarettes are currently known for being “less damaging” than traditional smoking but they still cause harm and people should not use them to cut smoking, EU health chief told EURACTIV.com. “E-cigarettes are under thorough scientific scrutiny
EurActiv
added May 3, 2018 20:06
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Safety of electronic cigarettes

The safety of electronic cigarettes is uncertain. There is little data about their safety, and considerable variability among e-cigarettes and in their liquid ingredients and thus the contents of the aerosol delivered to the user. Reviews on the safety of
Wikipedia
added May 7, 2018 18:36
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[Michigan] NIH Doctor: More Vaping Research Needed

Dr. William Klein is Associate Director of the Behavioral Research Program at the National Cancer Institute in the National Institutes of Health. He says vaping is one of the most controversial questions there is right now in the research and policy comm
WKAR Public Media (Michigan State University)
added May 2, 2018 18:19
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[Delaware] We're going to the Genetic Toxicology Association 2018

This week, BAT scientists are attending the Genetic Toxicology Association’s (GTA) annual meeting in Delaware. We’re presenting some of our latest in vitro data on next-generation products and taking part in workshops discussing latest developments in bi
BAT Science.com
added May 11, 2018 02:47
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