Persistent inhibition of human natural killer cell function by ziram and pentachlorophenol.

@article{Taylor2005PersistentIO,
  title={Persistent inhibition of human natural killer cell function by ziram and pentachlorophenol.},
  author={Thyneice R. Taylor and Telpriore Tucker and Margaret M Whalen},
  journal={Environmental toxicology},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={418-24}
}
Ziram is a currently used agricultural fungicide. It is also used as an additive in the production of latex gloves. Because of these uses, there is a potential for human exposure to this compound. Pentachlorophenol (PCP) has been used as an insecticide, fungicide, disinfectant, and ingredient in antifouling paints. Currently, it is used as a wood preservative for power-line poles and fence posts. Measurable levels of PCP have been detected in human blood and urine. In previous studies we… CONTINUE READING

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