Organophosphorus Insecticide

Organophosphorus Insecticide

 

any one of numerous organic derivatives of the acids of phosphorus that belong to the group of organophosphorus pesticides. Organophosphorus insecticides are used to combat crop pests, ectoparasites of domestic animals (body parasites), and synanthropic insects. They include karbofos, metafos, khlorofos, and benzophosphate.

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The Mossoro population presented proven resistance to Temephos, which is an organophosphorus insecticide and acts directly on the acetylcholinesterase sites, according to the Technical Note no.
Dialkylphosphates (DAPs) in fruits and vegetables may confound biomonitoring in organophosphorus insecticide exposure and risk assessment.
Management of acute organophosphorus insecticide poisoning: An experience at a university hospital.
Monocrotophos [dimethyl-(E)-1-methyl2(methylcarbamoyl) vinyl phosphate] is an organophosphorus insecticide, commonly used to control the mites, ticks and spiders, pest of cash crops such as cotton sugarcane, groundnut, maize, rice, soybeans and vegetables by contact and stomach action (1).
Trichlorfon, an organophosphorus insecticide, depresses the immune responses and resistance to Lactococcus garvieae of the giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii.
30]3PS) is a fast acting organophosphorus insecticide with low toxicity with contact and fumigant action (1).
2005, "Evaluation of oxidative stress and genotoxicity in organophosphorus insecticide formulators," Hum Exp Toxicol.
van Loon, FCIC, research was focused on the development of the pH-rate profile for the hydrolysis of the organophosphorus insecticide, diazinon.
In conclusion, the organophosphorus insecticide triazophos could stimulate reproduction in S.

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