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Andrew J Sensabaugh Jr, Dewitt C Crepps, William Y Rice Jr, George W Fearrington Jr: Tobacco product. R J Reynolds Tobacco Co, Herbert J Bluhm, October 8, 1985: US04545392 (46 worldwide citation)

A smokeless tobacco product is disclosed which contains cut or otherwise comminuted tobacco treated with a particulated gum composition that adheres as a discontinuous coating to the surface of the tobacco. The gum composition provides improved "gathering" characteristics and other benefits when the ...


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Holton Darrell Eugene Jr, Cantrell Daniel Verdin, Figlar James Neil: Smokeless tobacco composition. Rj Reynolds Tobacco Company, Holton Darrell Eugene Jr, Cantrell Daniel Verdin, Figlar James Neil, COPELAND Trevor K, April 5, 2007: WO/2007/037962 (45 worldwide citation)

A smokeless tobacco product includes a powdered or granular smokeless tobacco formulation that is contained within a moisture-permeable packet or pouch. The smokeless tobacco formulation may include finely ground particles of tobacco in powder-like form and other ingredients such as sweeteners, bind ...


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Engström Thomas, Mathisen Torbjörn: Smokeless toabacco product. Radi Medical Systems, Engström Thomas, Mathisen Torbjörn, DR LUDWIG BRANN PATENTBYRÅ, January 12, 2006: WO/2006/004480 (43 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to a smokeless tobacco product in the form of a completely dissolvable vehicle (1; 11) comprising concentrated tobacco extract contained in a dissolvable matrix. In one embodiment, the vehicle (11) is a multilayer three-dimensional vehicle whose several layers ...


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Xu Dongmei, Nielsen Mark T: Nicotiana nucleic acid molecules and uses thereof. Us Smokeless Tobacco Company, Xu Dongmei, Nielsen Mark T, DECAMP James D Ph, November 24, 2005: WO/2005/111217 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention features Nicotiana nucleic acid sequences such as sequences encoding constitutive, or ethylene or senescence induced polypeptides, in particular cytochrome p450 enzymes, in Nicotiana plants and methods for using these nucleic acid sequences and plants to alter desirable traits, ...


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David Karl Bried, James Arthur Strickland, Mark T Nielsen, Frank Scott Atchley, Lamar Eugene Walters II, Gregory A Pace: Container device for tobacco articles. U S Smokeless Tobacco Company, Fish & Richardson P C, September 21, 2010: US07798319 (40 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of a tobacco product package device can be used to enhance freshness and other characteristics of tobacco products or other products contained therein. Certain features can improve product freshness both during shelf life and during consumer use.


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Jonnie R Williams: Smokeless tobacco product. Regent Court Technologies, Banner & Witcoff, December 28, 2004: US06834654 (38 worldwide citation)

A smokeless tobacco product suitable for human consumption is prepared from powdered tobacco. In one aspect, the powdered tobacco has a collective content of N′-nitrosonornicotine (NNN), 4-(N-nitrosomethylamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK), N′-nitrosoanatabine (NAT) and N′-nitrosoanabasine (NAB) ...


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Shevelev Nicholas, Pace Gregory A: Tamper evident label. Us Smokeless Tobacco Company, Shevelev Nicholas, Pace Gregory A, LUNDQUIST Ronald C, June 14, 2007: WO/2007/067953 (38 worldwide citation)

A packaging label is provided having a base film, an ink layer, and an adhesive layer for adhering to a container. The label includes an indication marking for providing evidence of label tampering, which is preferably visible upon removal of the packaging label from a container. The label further i ...


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Michael Francis Dube, Daniel Verdin Cantrell, John Paul Mua, Darrell Eugene Holton Jr, Cynthia Stewart Stokes, James Neil Figlar: Smokeless tobacco composition. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, October 12, 2010: US07810507 (35 worldwide citation)

A smokeless tobacco product configured for insertion into the mouth of a user of the product is provided, the tobacco product including a water-permeable pouch containing a tobacco formulation, the tobacco formulation including a tobacco material and a plurality of microcapsules dispersed within the ...


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Bates Aaron: Device and method for storing and dispensing a product. Meadwestvaco Corporation, Bates Aaron, SILVIA David J, June 12, 2008: WO/2008/070032 (34 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a container for storing a product, such as smokeless tobacco, which includes a main body portion and a plurality of product holders. The main body portion of the container defines a product storage compartment. The product holders are placed in the product storage compartment. Each of t ...


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Xu Dongmei: Tobacco nicotine demethylase genomic clone and uses thereof. Us Smokeless Tobacco Company, Xu Dongmei, DECAMP James D, December 8, 2005: WO/2005/116199 (34 worldwide citation)

The present invention features tobacco nicotine demethylase nucleic acid and amino acid sequences, tobacco plants and plant components containing such sequences, including tobacco plants and plant components having reduced expression or altered enzymatic activity of nicotine demethylase, methods of ...