Protection by Oximes of bis-Pyridinium Ions against Lethal Diisopropyl Phosphonofluoridate Poisoning

Abstract

THE monoximes and dioximes of bis-pyridinium ions are considerably more effective than any other known compound in re-activating acetocholinesterase inhibited by tetraethyl pyrophosphate and in protecting mice against lethal tetraethyl pyrophosphate poisoning1. Equally favourable results have now been obtained in experiments in which diisopropyl… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/1821672a0

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