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Malathion

Known as: Mercaptothion, Karbofos, O,O-Dimethyl S-(1,2-dicarbethoxyethyl)phosphorodithioate 
A synthetic phosphorous compound and cholinesterase inhibitor that is strictly used as a topical pediculicide. Malathion exerts its action on the… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(15)70134-8 Article Info  Summary  Full Text  Tables and Figures  References In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mature male Wistar rats (weighing 300-320 g and each group six animals) were given malathion (27 mg/kg; 1/50 of the LD50 for an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of this study was to examine whether malathion, a commonly used organophosphate (OP), might induce oxidative stress and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In this study, the cladoceran Daphnia magna was exposed to two model organophosphorous and one carbamate pesticides including… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Organophosphorus compounds may induce oxidative stress leading to generation of free radicals and alterations in antioxidant and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The bagasse fly ash, obtained from the local sugar industry, has been used as inexpensive and effective adsorbent for the removal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Organophosphate (OP) pesticides such as dimethoate and malathion intoxication has been shown to produce oxidative stress due to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Several species of anuran amphibians have undergone drastic population declines in the western United States over the last 10 to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pesticide chemicals may induce oxidative stress leading to generation of free radicals and alterations in antioxidants or oxygen… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Species-sensitivity distribution methods assemble single-species toxicity data to predict hazardous concentrations (HCps… Expand
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