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Monitoring cholinesterases to detect pesticide exposure.
Progress toward a standard blood cholinesterase assay to assess pesticide exposures in the agricultural workplace and to identify possible victims of chemical warfare agents is discussed. ExamplesExpand
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Paternal effects from methamidophos administration in mice.
In this study, the mouse was used to evaluate paternal germline exposure to the organophosphate methamidophos for its potential to produce adverse effects on spermatozoa and in the offspring. ThereExpand
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Pathology of turkey skeletal muscle: implications for the poultry industry
P ocessed turkey meat is one of the fastest growing procucts of the food industry. However, recently there have been some problems associated with the texture, cohesiveness, and juiciness of turkeyExpand
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Pesticide runoff from orchard floors in Davis, California, USA: A comparative analysis of diazinon and esfenvalerate
Abstract In the Central Valley of California off-site movement of pesticides in stormwater runoff, particularly by those belonging to the class of organophosphate (OP) pesticides, has significantlyExpand
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Toxicity of Stormwater Runoff After Dormant Spray Application of Diazinon and Esfenvalerate (Asana®) in a French Prune Orchard, Glenn County, California, USA
Organophosphate pesticides (OPs), in particular diazinon and chlorpyrifos, have frequently been detected in toxic concentrations in waterways draining agricultural and urban areas in California’sExpand
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Determination of Cholinesterase in Blood and Tissue
The widespread use of organophosphate and organocarbamate pesticides and the dangers of related chemical warfare agents dramatize the importance of rapid, accurate, and sensitive assays for blood andExpand
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Inherited muscular dystrophy of the chicken was first described more than 20 years ago.’ Since then. several genetic lines have been developed, some have even become extinct, and many studies haveExpand
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Cholinesterases in Aquatic Biomonitoring: Assay Optimization and Species-Specific Characterization for a California Native Fish
Cholinesterase (ChE) enzyme activity measurements are widely applied in aquatic organisms for water quality monitoring, especially for pesticide contamination in agricultural watersheds. TheseExpand
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Cytochrome P4501A biomarker indication of oil exposure in harlequin ducks up to 20 years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill.
Hydrocarbon-inducible cytochrome P4501A (CYP1A) expression was measured, as ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase (EROD) activity, in livers of wintering harlequin ducks (Histrionicus histrionicus) capturedExpand
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