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Neurotoxicological investigation of the new Hungarian pesticide Toxurazine.

@article{Dsi1982NeurotoxicologicalIO,
  title={Neurotoxicological investigation of the new Hungarian pesticide Toxurazine.},
  author={I. D{\'e}si and J. Szlobodnyik and M. Karmos-V{\'a}rszegi and A. Strohmayer and G. Bako},
  journal={Acta physiologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae},
  year={1982},
  volume={60 1-2},
  pages={
          1-8
        }
}
The new total herbicide Toxurazine was subjected to general toxicologic and neurotoxicologic examinations. Rats were treated with 1/80, 1/40 and 1/20 of the acute oral LD50 for three months. The animals showed a decrease in body weight and a transitional anaemia. The product had a slight liver damaging effect. Renal function tests and urine analysis were negative. With time, the learning ability of animals tested in maze for 42 days became impaired dose dependently. At the end of the treatment… Expand
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