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Lorillard Tobacco Company Company Profile

04:12 EST 23rd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the parent company of Lorillard Tobacco Company, is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Lorillard was founded in 1760, and is the oldest continuously operating tobacco company in the U.S. Newport(R), Lorillard's flagship brand, is a menthol-flavored premium cigarette brand and the top selling menthol and second largest selling cigarette in the U.S. In addition to Newport, the


News Articles [302 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Key genes in nitrogen utilization in tobacco identified

(R&D at British American Tobacco) A newly created genetic roadmap for tobacco has been used to identify two mutated genes implicated in the way some types of tobacco use nitrogen. This could help in t...

Dozens of alcohol-flavored tobacco products may lure teens

(Reuters Health) - Nearly 50 alcohol-flavored tobacco product lines are marketed by more than 400 tobacco brands in the United States and these products may especially attract teens, luring them into ...

Use big tobacco's Nov 26 corrective statements to reduce smoking

The court-ordered publication of 'corrective statements' by major US tobacco companies later this month should serve as a reminder that tobacco addiction remains a major health problem in the country ...

Perioperative tobacco use treatments: putting them into practice

Treatment for tobacco use is efficacious and beneficial to health. Although guidelines recommend that all patients who use tobacco are offered treatment as a part of their clinical care, implementing....

1 in 5 Americans Still Uses Tobacco, Gov't. Reports

THURSDAY, Nov. 9, 2017 -- Americans' long love affair with cancer-causing cigarettes is fading -- but not gone. One in five U.S. adults still used tobacco in 2015, and most were smokers, a new federal...

Rathbone Greenbank comments on the WHO tobacco report

Matt Crossman, engagement manager at Rathbone Greenbank Investments, comments: “Ethical investors have long avoided the tobacco sector because of its clear links to premature death and disease. Toba...

ATS debuts new video to highlight dangers of flavored tobacco

Educating the public about the dangers of tobacco addiction has long been a priority for the American Thoracic Society, which provides scientifically-supported arguments to counter Big Tobacco's marke...

WHO urges countries to fight tobacco industry’s interference

The tobacco industry continues to “hamper” government efforts to curb smoking by threatening litigation and attempting to undermine scientific evidence when tobacco control policies are introduced...

PubMed Articles [631 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Tobacco Content in Video Games: Categorization of Tobacco Typologies and Gamer Recall.

Tobacco content has been identified in popular video games played by adolescents. To date, there are no established instruments for categorizing tobacco content. We describe development and demonstrat...

Burden of Tobacco in Pakistan - Findings from Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2014.

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is the global standard for systematically monitoring adult tobacco use and tracking key tobacco control indicators.

State-Level Support for Tobacco 21 Laws: Results of a 5-State Survey.

Legal strategies to raise the minimum age of purchase for tobacco from 18 to 21, known as "Tobacco 21 laws" are a promising means to reduce adolescent tobacco initiation and use. Tobacco 21 laws are e...

Availability and use of cheap tobacco in the UK 2002 - 2014: Findings from the International Tobacco Control Project.

Raising tobacco prices is the most effective population-level intervention for reducing smoking, but this is undermined by the availability of cheap tobacco. This study monitors trends in cheap tobacc...

Examining the Transitions between Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Product Use in the United States Using the 2002-2003 and 2010-2011 Longitudinal Cohorts.

Smokeless tobacco (SLT) use in the US has remained constant or even increased slightly in recent years, while smoking has continuously decreased. Characterization of transitions between tobacco produc...

Clinical Trials [592 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Teens Against Tobacco Use: A Tobacco Prevention Curriculum and Advocacy Initiative

This study evaluates the efficacy of Teens Against Tobacco Use anti-tobacco presentations on tobacco use susceptibility in 6th through 8th grade. Students will be randomly assigned to eith...

Longitudinal Evaluation of Teens Against Tobacco Use

This study evaluates the efficacy of Teens Against Tobacco Use anti-tobacco presentations on tobacco use susceptibility in 4th-8th grade. Classrooms are randomly assigned to either receive...

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...

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Lorillard Tobacco Company

Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the parent company of Lorillard Tobacco Company, is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Lorillard was founded in 1760, and is the oldest ...

Lorillard, Inc.

Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO) is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Founded in 1760, Lorillard is the oldest continuously operating tobacco company in the U.S. Newport, Lo...

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (R.J. Reynolds) is the second-largest tobacco company in the United States, manufacturing about one of every three cigarettes sold in the country. R.J. Reynolds is an ind...

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...

ITGA

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...

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