Development of an ELISA for the Organophosphorus Insecticide Chlorpyrifos

A selective enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for the insecticide chlorpyrifos was developed. Four haptens for chlorpyrifos were synthesized and two of them were used as immunogens after coupling to keyhole limpet hemocyanin by two different approaches. Rabbits were immunized with either of them and the sera were screened against 4 haptens coupled… (More)