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Organophosphorus Compounds

Known as: organic phosphorus compounds, organophosphorus compound, Organophosphorus Compounds [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Organic compounds that contain phosphorus as an integral part of the molecule. Included under this heading is broad array of synthetic compounds that… 
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Acetylcholinesterase is involved in the termination of impulse transmission by rapid hydrolysis of the neurotransmitter… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Synthetic organophosphorus compounds are used as pesticides, plasticizers, air fuel ingredients and chemical warfare agents… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • M. Abou‐Donia
  • Archives of Environmental Health An International…
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 6720069
Organophosphorus compounds are potent neurotoxic chemicals that are widely used in medicine, industry, and agriculture. The… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • J. Kassa
  • Journal of Toxicology Clinical Toxicology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 20536869
The cholinesterase-inhibiting organophosphorus compounds referred to as nerve agents (soman, sarin, tabun, GF agent, and VX) are… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • M. FultonP. Key
  • Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 2327475
The majority of insecticidescurrently in use are organophosphorus, carbamate, and synthetic pyrethroid compounds… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
  • L. Sultatos
  • Journal of toxicology and environmental health
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 31633551
Organophosphorus compounds have been utilized as pesticides for almost five decades. They continue to be used as insecticides… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Acute neurotoxic effects during the cholinergic phase of organophosphorus insecticide poisoning and delayed neurotoxic effects… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
  • M. Johnson
  • Biochemical Journal
  • 1969
  • Corpus ID: 19853665
1. Organophosphorus compounds that produce a delayed neurotoxic effect in hens phosphorylate a specific site in the brain soon…