Japan Tobacco Inc. Company Profile

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JT aims to be "a company that provides unique and invaluable brands tomeet your needs." In addition to its efforts in the development of global brand within the tobacco business, JT is trying to establish a distinctive, internationally recognized research and development driven pharmaceuticals business. JT has been striving to strengthen its research and development programs to provide high-quality drugs for its customers' health and to develop original medicine that will help to save people around the world and patients will come to rely on the drugs that JT produces. In food operations, JT is aggressively launching new processed foods and beverages to promote JT's brands as the right brands for your loved ones. JT has produced many top selling products and its commodities and services appeal to a diverse range of people. JT is no longer just a tobacco company. Within JT's tri-pillar business operations (tobacco, pharmaceuticals and foods), JT is establishing value-added brands


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New tobacco atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition ("The Atlas"), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled today by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation at the 16th Worl...

Medical News Today: Tobacco industry 'using well-resourced tactics' to prevent global tobacco control

In the fifth edition of The Tobacco Atlas, the authors say the tobacco industry is hampering global efforts to reduce tobacco use by using a number of 'well-resourced' tactics.

China in Dire Need of Anti-Tobacco Regulations

Tobacco production in China is controlled by the state-owned Chinese National Tobacco Company, which makes effective anti-tobacco policies difficult to enact. Medscape Medical News

Japan Tobacco, Leo Pharma deal

Tobacco use declining but major intensification needed in reduction and control efforts

New data show a declining rate of tobacco use and an increase in numbers of non-smokers. But governments must intensify action to combat the tobacco industry and dramatically reduce consumption of tob...

Tobacco Companies File Suit Against FDA

The biggest U.S. tobacco companies filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Tuesday, challenging its effort to assert authority over labels on tobacco products.

Hydrazine is not a prevalent contaminant in smokeless tobacco products

(R&D at British American Tobacco) After many years of speculation, it has finally been established that hydrazine is not a prevalent contaminant in contemporary smokeless tobacco products.The presence...

FDA panel wary of dropping warnings from tobacco pouch

Government health advisers have serious reservations about a proposal by Swedish Match to market its smokeless tobacco pouches as less harmful than cigarettes and other tobacco products.

PubMed Articles [889 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Need for Tobacco Control in Japan Based on Articles 9 and 10 of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), Regulation of the Contents of Tobacco Products, and Regulation of Tobacco Product Disclosures.

In Japan, ultralow-nicotine cigarette brands with ventilation holes on the cigarette filters have been widely marketed to smokers. The use of these cigarette brands leads to compensation smoking. Ment...

Understanding Community Norms Surrounding Tobacco Sales.

In the US, denormalizing tobacco use is key to tobacco control; less attention has been paid to denormalizing tobacco sales. However, some localities have placed limits on the number and type of retai...

New Zealand tobacco retailers' attitudes to selling tobacco, point-of-sale display bans and other tobacco control measures: a qualitative analysis.

We aimed to explore New Zealand tobacco retailers' views on selling tobacco, the forthcoming 2012 point of sale display ban and two other potential tobacco control interventions in the retail setting:...

Stroke mortality associated with environmental tobacco smoke among never-smoking Japanese women: a prospective cohort study.

This study examined the association of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) during adulthood with stroke and its subtypes using data from a large-scale prospective cohort study in Japan.

Youth Tobacco Product Use in the United States.

Noncigarette tobacco products are increasingly popular among youth, especially cigarette smokers. Understanding multiple tobacco product use is necessary to assess the effects of tobacco products on p...

Clinical Trials [496 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparison Across Treatment Conditions to Reduce Smokeless Tobacco Use

Smokeless tobacco (ST), which includes both chewing tobacco and snuff, has health risks associated with its use. While treatment programs that focus on stopping tobacco use may be effectiv...

Tobacco Treatment as Augmentation for Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD

The purpose of this study is to examine whether tobacco affects recovery from PTSD. There are 3 goals of the study; (1) to test if quitting tobacco prior to PTSD treatment affects treatme...

Using Smokeless Tobacco Products With Lower Nicotine Levels to Reduce Negative Effects of Smokeless Tobacco Use

Though spit tobacco is smokeless, it still affects the cardiovascular system and may be associated with heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure. This study will assess the effectiv...

Effectiveness of Using Tobacco Free Snuff in Reducing Negative Effects of Smokeless Tobacco Use

Though spit tobacco is smokeless, it still affects the cardiovascular system and may be associated with heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure. Long-term effects of smokeless toba...

Workplace Tobacco Cessation And Oral Cancer Screening Study

Tata Memorial Hospital has initiated Workplace Tobacco Cessation and Oral Cancer Screening Programme in Chemical Industry at Khed, Ratnagiri. Appropriate interventions for tobacco cessatio...

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Thai Tobacco Trade Association

Thai Tobacco Trade Association (TTTA) was established in January 2012 with the objective of reflecting the perspectives of tobacco-product retailers, wholesalers, and distributors...

Japan Tobacco Inc.

JT aims to be "a company that provides unique and invaluable brands tomeet your needs." In addition to its efforts in the development of global brand within the tobacco business, JT is trying to estab...

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The ITGA is a non-profit organization founded in 1984 with the objective of presenting the cause of millions of tobacco farmers to the world. ITGA strives to provide a strong coll...

TRUST Commission

Arizona's Tobacco Revenue Use Spending and Tracking Commission was established with the passing of Arizona's first tobacco tax. The Commission acts as an advisory board which oversees the programs an...

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