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The company has filed a provisional patent application for innovation related to methods for obtaining nicotine depleted tobacco, without materially altering certain desirable properties of the tobacco. more

Manufacturing

Subsidiaries for Imperial Brands and Altria jointly filed to end two patent infringement lawsuits even as Reynolds American Inc. has made progress in challenges to two of Imperial’s e-cigarette patents. more

Products

Apple, developer of modern innovations such as the iPhone, iPod, and Macbook, has submitted a patent application for a vaporizer. more

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From the Associate editor

The Allure of the Forbidden Fruit

Is enforcing a legal sales age an effective measure to prevent young people from smoking, or is it just going to make that forbidden fruit that much sweeter and alluring?

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