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Serum hexachlorocyclohexane residues in workers engaged at a HCH manufacturing plant
SummaryThe accumulation of hexachlorocyclohexane, one of the most commonly used chlorinated insecticides, was studied in a high-risk group of people who are exposed during its manufacturing process.Expand
Simultaneous detection of Onion yellow dwarf virus and Shallot latent virus in infected leaves and cloves of garlic by duplex RT-PCR.
A duplex RT-PCR was standardized for the simultaneous detection of Onion yellow dwarf virus (OYDV) and Garlic latent virus (GarLV), a synonym for the recognized species Shallot latent virus (SLV) inExpand
Simultaneous Detection of Mixed Infection of Onion yellow dwarf virus and an Allexivirus in RT-PCR for Ensuring Virus Free Onion Bulbs
Reduced seed production in onion is associated with Onion yellow dwarf virus (OYDV), a filamentous Potyvirus. Onion is also infected with other filamentous virus particles suspected to beExpand
Control of internal fungi of sorghum by fumigation
Laboratory methods of fumigation of food commodities and surface sterilization of grains have been described. Out of eight fumigants tested ethylene oxide, methyl bromide, sulphur dioxide, EDB-MBExpand
Toxicity and rodenticidal potency of zinc phosphide
Toxicity of calciferol, warfarin and their combinations to Rattus norvegicus (albino) and R. rattus
The response of Rattus norvegicus and R. rattus to calciferol, warfarin and a combination of these compounds was tested. Both species succumbed to the recommended bait concentrations of calciferolExpand
Ethyl formate as a safe general fumigant.
ABSTRACT Ethyl formate has been successfully used for individual package fumigation for many years and in tests reported here it has shown promise as a safe general fumigant for stored foods in largeExpand
Modes of Insecticidal Action of Active Carbon and Clay on Tribolium castaneum (Hbst.)
MAJUMDER et al.1 reported that charcoal and clay samples having little insecticidal value could be converted to highly insecticidal substances by activation treatments. In later work, Majumder andExpand