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Organophosphates Chemistry, Fate, and Effects

Chemistry, Fate, and Effects

1st Edition - January 28, 1992

Editors: Janice E. Chambers, Patricia E. Levi

Language: English
Hardback ISBN:
9 7 8 - 0 - 1 2 - 1 6 7 3 4 5 - 1
eBook ISBN:
9 7 8 - 0 - 0 8 - 0 9 1 7 2 6 - 9

This volume pulls together a wealth of up-to-date information on the toxicology of this diverse and ubiquitous class of insecticides. Leading experts review the reactivity of… Read more

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This volume pulls together a wealth of up-to-date information on the toxicology of this diverse and ubiquitous class of insecticides. Leading experts review the reactivity of organophosphorus compounds with cholinesterase, as well as their metabolism and biological effects on humans and other nontarget organisms. The book not only covers the anticholinesterase actions of organophosphates, but also other, presumably independent, effects, such as teratogenicity, delayed neuropathy, immunotoxicity, and behavioral toxicity.