Identification of Flavouring Substances of Genotoxic Concern Present in E-Cigarette Refills

Last updated on 12-6-2020 by Jill Alexandre

Scientific poster, presentation or proceeding




Over the last years, the popularity of electronic e-cigarettes has increased significantly. An important contributor to this trend is the availability of a wide variety of flavours used in e-liquid refills. However, the role of these flavouring components in the potential toxicity of e-cigarette vapours remains unclear. Considering the large number of e-liquid flavours available on the market (> 7000), there is an urgent need to establish an efficient screening strategy to prioritize the substances of highest concern for human health. In this context, genotoxicity is a key (toxicological…

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