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Parathion

Known as: Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-diethyl O-(4-nitrophenyl) ester, Ethyl Parathion, Parathion, Ethyl 
A highly toxic cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as an acaricide and as an insecticide.
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We measured two diethyl organophosphorus (OP) pesticides--chlorpyrifos and parathion--in residences, and their metabolic by… 
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Serum paraoxonase (PON1) is an esterase that is associated with high-density lipoproteins (HDLs) in the plasma; it is involved in… 
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Many organophosphorus compounds (OPs) are potent cholinesterase inhibitors, accounting for their use as insecticides and… 
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The organophosphate cholinesterase inhibitor paraoxon is hydrolysed by serum paraoxonase/arylesterase. A genetic polymorphism of… 
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
An organism identified as Pseudomonas diminuta was found to hydrolyze parathion. Cells grown for 48 h contained 3,400 U of… 
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
A Flavobacterium sp., isolated from paddy water by enrichment culture technique, decomposed diazinon in a mineral medium as sole…