DDT (Insecticide)

Known as: TbisC-ethane, 4,4'-Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, clofenotane 
A white, odorless and tasteless, very stable, water-insoluble, synthetic, crystalline chlorinated hydrocarbon that is soluble in most organic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Ancestral environmental exposures to a variety of environmental factors and toxicants have been shown to promote the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Insecticides are one of the cheapest, most effective, and best proven methods of controlling malaria, but mosquitoes can rapidly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Because free-insecticide treated net distribution is planned in Benin (West Africa) during the next few years, we investigated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Previous studies of DDT and breast cancer assessed exposure later in life when the breast may not have been vulnerable… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE We investigated the relationship between prenatal exposure to dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
DDT (bis[4-chlorophenyl]-1,1,1-trichloroethane) is a persistent insecticide that was used worldwide from the mid 1940s until its… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Metabolic pathways play an important role in insecticide resistance, but the full spectra of the genes involved in resistance has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND DDT (1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethane) is highly effective against most malaria-transmitting mosquitoes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
T h e news about health risks comes thick and fast these days, and it seems almost constitutionally contradictory. In January of… (More)
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