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Chlorpyrifos

Known as: Chlorpyrifos [Chemical/Ingredient], Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-diethyl O-(3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinyl) ester 
An organothiophosphate cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as an insecticide and as an acaricide.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A bacterial strain C2A1 isolated from soil was found highly effective in degrading chlorpyrifos and its first hydrolysis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos on 3-year… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos on 3-year neurodevelopment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The present study investigated the hepatoprotective role of zinc in attenuating the toxicity induced by chlorpyrifos in rat liver… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ABSTRACT Six chlorpyrifos-degrading bacteria were isolated from an Australian soil and compared by biochemical and molecular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ABSTRACT We examined the role of microorganisms in the degradation of the organophosphate insecticide chlorpyrifos in soils from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CYP3A4 is the most abundant isoform of cytochrome P450 (CYP) in adult human liver. It metabolizes numerous clinically… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Vulnerable periods during the development of the nervous system are sensitive to environmental insults because they are dependent… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
  • K. D. Racke
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  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 45585183
Chlorpyrifos is an organophosphorus compound that displays broad-spectrum insecticidal activity against a number of important… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The kinetics of chlorpyrifos, an organophosphorothioate insecticide, and its principal metabolite, 3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinol (3… Expand
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