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o-Chlorobenzylidenemalonitrile

Known as: o-Chlorobenzylidenemalonitrile [Chemical/Ingredient], ortho Chlorobenzylidenemalonitrile, ortho Chlorobenzylidene Malonitrile 
A riot control agent which causes temporary irritation of the eyes and the mucosal surface of the respiratory tract. It is a more potent irritant… Expand
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2005
2005
In a hazardous materials event in 2002, the unannounced presentation of 3 symptomatic, contaminated patients to an emergency… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The overexpression and/or mutation of the epidermal growth factor receptor family of tyrosine kinases, namely EGFR and HER-2… Expand
2003
2003
CS gas (2-chlorobenzylidene malonitrile) is widely used in an incapacitant spray that causes intense lacrimation, blepharospasm… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
The desired effect of all riot control agents is the temporary disablement of individuals by way of intense irritation of the… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
1 The use of tear gas to control civil unrest is accepted practice by government authorities worldwide. It is rarely used in Hong… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
It is known from experimental studies that antigenic potency and the concentration of antigen determine whether exposure to an… Expand
1993
1993
Micronuclei (MN) induced in NIH 3T3 cells by the tear gas 2-chlorobenzylidene malonitrile (CS) were studied in detail using… Expand
1973
1973
  • D. G. Upshall
  • Toxicology and applied pharmacology
  • 1973
  • Corpus ID: 8156829
Abstract Pregnant Porton strain rats and NZW rabbits were exposed to CS aerosols at concentrations of 6, 20 and 60 mg/m 3 for 5… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
O C H L O R O B E N Z Y L I D E N E malononitrile ( C S ) , first described by Corson and Stoughton (1928), was introduced in… Expand
1962
1962
Abstract The acute intravenous LD 50 of o -chlorobenzylidene malononitrile for rabbits is about 8 mg/kg. The subcutaneous LD 50… Expand