Permethrin

Known as: 3-(2,2-Dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid, (3-phenoxyphenyl) methyl ester, (3-Phenoxyphenyl)methyl (+-)-cis,trans-3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate, Cyclopropanecarboxylic Acid, 3-(2,2-Dichloroethenyl)-2,2-Dimethyl-, (3-Phenoxyphenyl)Methyl Ester 
A synthetic pyrethroid and neurotoxin. Permethrin affects the neuronal membrane by blocking the movement of sodium ions from outside to inside the… (More)
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2008
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2008
Insects exposed to pesticides undergo strong natural selection and have developed various adaptive mechanisms to survive… (More)
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2003
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2003
Spatial analyses of the effect of insecticide (permethrin)-treated bed nets (ITNs) on nearby households both with and without… (More)
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2003
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2003
The effect of permethrin-treated bed nets (ITNs) on malaria vectors was studied as part of a large-scale, randomized, controlled… (More)
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2003
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2003
Adherence with permethrin-treated bed net (ITN) use and their proper deployment was directly observed in 2,178 individuals (784… (More)
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2000
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2000
A field trial of permethrin-impregnated bednets and curtains was initiated in Western Kenya in 1990, and a strain of Anopheles… (More)
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1999
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1999
The permethrin tolerance (PT) of a population of the mosquito Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) increased following the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
A community-based randomized, controlled trial of permethrin impregnated bednets was carried out in a rural area of northern… (More)
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1995
1995
Head lice, Pediculus capitis, were collected from children aged 3-12 years in Maale Adumin, a town near Jerusalem, after reports… (More)
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1994
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1994
Susceptibility of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to permethrin decreased following the installation of mosquito nets… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Permethrin impregnated netting was tested against Tanzanian populations of Anopheles arabiensis Patton, An.gambiae Giles and An… (More)
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