Methyl Parathion

Known as: Methylparathion, Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-dimethyl O-(4-nitrophenyl) ester, Parathion Methyl 
The methyl homolog of parathion. An effective, but highly toxic, organothiophosphate insecticide and cholinesterase inhibitor.
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2008
2008
Adsorption and desorption characteristics of three insecticides on four Indian soils were studied. Insecticides used were… (More)
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2006
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2006
Methyl parathion (MP) is an organophosphorus insecticide used worldwide in agriculture and aquaculture due to its high activity… (More)
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2005
2005
Pseudomonas sp. strain WBC-3 utilises methyl parathion (MP) or p-nitrophenol (PNP) as the sole source of carbon, nitrogen, and… (More)
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2005
2005
The methyl parathion hydrolase (MPH)-encoding gene mpd was placed under the control of the P43 promoter and Bacillus subtilis… (More)
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2004
2004
Methyl parathion (MP; O,O-dimethyl O-p-nitrophenyl phosphorothioate) is an organophosphorous compound still largely used in… (More)
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2004
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2004
Methyl parathion (MP), an organophosphate pesticide licensed only for agricultural uses, was sprayed illegally for pest control… (More)
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2003
2003
Exposure of human population to pesticides and industrial pollutants has considerably increased the risk of human health hazard… (More)
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2001
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2001
A degradative bacterium, M6, was isolated and presumptively identified as Plesiomonas sp. strain M6 was able to hydrolyze methyl… (More)
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1994
1994
Pseudomonas putida utilized methyl parathion as sole carbon and (or) phosphorus source. The bacterium elaborated the enzyme… (More)
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1992
1992
Metacid 50, the commercial grade of methyl parathion (O,O-dimethyl-O-4-nitrophenyl phosphorothionate), a commonly used… (More)
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