Protective Effect of Selenium-Based Medicines on Toxicity of Three Common Organophosphorus Compounds in Human Erythrocytes In Vitro

@inproceedings{FakhriBafghi2016ProtectiveEO,
  title={Protective Effect of Selenium-Based Medicines on Toxicity of
Three Common Organophosphorus Compounds in
Human Erythrocytes In Vitro},
  author={Maryam Sadat Fakhri-Bafghi and Seyedeh Farnaz Ghasemi-Niri and Sara Mostafalou and Mona Navaei-Nigjeh and Maryam Baeeri and Azadeh Mohammadirad and Mohammad Abdollahi},
  booktitle={Cell journal},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVE Organophosphorus (OP) compounds are used to control pests, however they can reach the food chain and enter the human body causing serious health problems by means of acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibition and oxidative stress (OS). Among the OPs, chlorpyrifos (CHP), malathion (MAL), and diazinon (DIA) are commonly used for commercial extermination purposes, in addition to veterinary practices, domestic, agricul- ture and public health applications. Two new recently registered… CONTINUE READING