David Ridley, senior coroner for Wiltshire and Swindon, adjourned the hearing until January 16.
Russia has declared it will reopen the closed city where Russian scientists say chemical weapons and nerve agents, including the Novichok substance used in the Salisbury chemical attack, were made.
British police have identified several Russian agents who they believe are responsible for the poisoning of former double agent Sergei Skripal.
The PA reports that Sturgess was exposed to at least 10 times the amount of nerve agent the Skripals came into contact with.
The motive for attacking Skripal, then aged 66 who was exchanged in a Kremlin-approved spy swap in 2010, is still unclear, as is the motive for using an exotic nerve agent which has such clear links to Russia's Soviet past.
Police do not believe the couple were targeted directly.
They are trying to establish where the container, thought to be a bottle of perfume , originated from, and how Mr Rowley and Ms Sturgess first encountered it.
Much like 2016 U.S. Election hacking, Moscow has continued to deny any involvement in the attacks and claims British intelligence is attempting to spread anti-Russia hysteria.
PM among 1.5mn affected in 'state-sponsored' hack
Security measures, including the blocking of dubious connections and changing of passwords, were taken to thwart the hackers. The data consists of people who visited clinics and hospitals across the country between 1 May 2015 and 4 July of this year.
Earlier Thursday, Britain's Press Association cited an unnamed person with knowledge of the investigation as saying that police believe they have identified "several Russians" as the perpetrators of the March attack.
Novichok was also the culprit in that case.
The New York Times previously reported that British investigators believed the father and daughter were likely poisoned by current or former agents of Russia's military intelligence service, known as the GRU.
Both Mr Skripal and his daughter survived the attack after being treated in hospital.
Asked about the latest developments, the Russian ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko told the BBC: "Unfortunately, we don't have official statement of the British side".
"We would like to receive official information from the British authorities".
An inquest heard the results of a post-mortem examination would not be revealed until more tests had been carried out. They set out to determine the place and time of death as well as how the deceased came by their death, but do not apportion blame.
And just like the " Meghan Markle effect", Princess Charlotte's fashion is the reason that she is worth more than her brothers. In social networks even created a separate page devoted to the likeness of Princess Charlotte and her legendary grandmother.
Trump and Putin discussed, and what agreement or agreements they reached, has been the topic of much discussion and confusion . She said Trump's "frightened fawning over Putin is an embarrassment and a grave threat to our democracy".
The people who assist him leave only a few tools and seeds for him to plant in places he passes often, FUNAI said. He is the ultimate symbol, if you like'. "But it's also worrying that their cover is being blown", said Watson.
He also lamented the strength of the dollar and accused the European Union and China of manipulating their currencies. But rate increases also make borrowing costlier for households and companies and can weaken the pace of growth.
The reaction has been pretty mixed, with some calling out the show's at-times gratuitous brutality and swearing ("f**k Batman"). With that said, comic book scribe and all-around industry veteran Kevin Smith has now weighed in with his own verdict.
She was stabbed in the chest by one of the attackers as she attempted to save the life of one of the injured. Heroes of the London Bridge terror attack, including two who died, have been recognised for their bravery.
In context: It seems that collector's editions for video games have gotten bigger, bolder, and more expensive in recent years. It doesn't stop there, though, as this box is packed with goodies that should make serious Black Ops fans happy.
Hall filed a complaint on Thursday with the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy, asking CVS to publicly take action and apologize. Hall's original complaint to CVS, which was due to an unintentional oversight, " the statement added.
But the planemaker's hopes of securing an additional order for 100 A321neo from AirAsia appeared to have been dashed. It also announced a transaction for as many as four 777s with Dubai-based lessor Novus Aviation Capital.
Guilfoyle has been one of the co-hosts of the network's afternoon show " The Five " and has been dating Trump's son Donald Jr. The outlet notes that Guilfoyle will likely join pro-Trump non-profit organization, America First Politics.
Trump invites Putin to visit US
Coats once again criticized the president's statement in Helsinki as inconsistent with what multiple agencies have assessed. Coats, being the top USA intelligence official that he is, of course reacted as if he hadn't been told a thing about it.
China, UAE announce new trade zone ahead of Xi visit
Peking University global relations professor Wang Lian said the trip was meant to show China's support for multilateralism. Xi's first time to the UAE as President and comes at a time that China is looking to expand its influence in the region.