leptophos


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leptophos

[′lep·tə‚fäs]
(organic chemistry)
C13H10BrCl2O2PS A white solid with a melting point of 70.2-70.6°C; slight solubility in water; used as an insecticide on vegetables, fruit, turf, and ornamentals. Also known as O-(4-bromo-2,5-dichlorophenyl) O-methyl phenylphosphorothioate.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Inhibition of neurite outgrowth in N2a cells by leptophos and carbaryl: effects on neurofilament heavy chain, GAP-43 and HSP-70.
Oxidative desulfuration of chlorpyrifos, chlorpyrifos-methyl, and leptophos by rat brain and liver.
Moreover, here we provide new evidence that butamifos, prothiofos, leptophos, cyanofenphos, ethion, bromophosethyl, O-ethyl O-p-nitrophenyl phenylphosphonothioate (EPN), and dichlofenthion induce ER[alpha]-mediated transcriptional activity at concentrations lower than that of quinalphos.