This issue of the Scientific Update provides an overview of our Systems Toxicology program, describing the program in the words of Julia Hoeng.
Read this issue to learn how we employ some of the most advanced techniques available in the field of toxicology.
This issue also reviews our recent report describing how our Tobacco Heating System (THS) does not burn tobacco, highlights the launch of the ABOUTTM Toolbox, and presents recent research by us and others on smoke-free products.
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