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organophosphate

[ȯr¦gan·ə′fäs‚fāt]
(organic chemistry)
A soluble fertilizer material made up of organic phosphate esters such as glucose, glycol, or sorbitol; useful for providing phosphorus to deep-root systems.
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Organophosphorus pesticide degradation product in vitro metabolic stability and time-course uptake and elimination in rats following oral and intravenous dosing.
1] Bhabhade B J, Sarnaik S S (2002) Biomineralization of organophosphorus pesticide by soil bacteria; J.
The protective doses of galantamine against organophosphorus poisoning are similar to those already used for Alzheimer's treatment, notes Albuquerque.
Susceptibility of laboratory strains of tobacco budworm (TBW) and corn earworm (CEW) to five organophosphorus insecticides (OP) was investigated using standard topical application procedure.
Story P and Cox M (2001) Review of the effects of organophosphorus and carbamate insecticides on vertebrates.
Until now, one has only been needed for organophosphorus sheep dips but Food Safety minister Jeff Rooker announced the scheme would be extended to cover all sheep dips from January 1, 1999.
The scientists have applied for a patent on making organophosphorus insecticides more effective for sap beetle control by mixing them with Carpophilus pheromones.
Antimony oxides and organophosphorus flame retardant chemicals are the sectors that have received the most funding, as the companies are investing to increase their flame retardant chemicals capacities by establishing new plants and expanding the capacities of the existing ones.
Fenthion is a broad spectrum organophosphorus (OP) insecticide used in horticulture and for veterinary (cattle), domestic and industrial pest control - including pest birds.
To achieve this goal, Reactive Surfaces has developed a line of coatings--WMDtox--containing enzymatic additives that immediately begin decontamination of organophosphorus chemical weapons agents on surfaces.
They have successfully mastered the synthesis of organophosphorus compounds -- the latest, most efficient and most toxic generation of chemical weapons.

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