chemosterilants


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chemosterilants

chemicals used to render an animal sterile. To date, used principally in creating sterile male insects in the control of single mating insects such as screw-worm.
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The antis will cite safety issues and suggest the use of chemosterilants.
Some applications include model compounds for polyphosphazenes, starting materials for the preparation of cyclolinear and/or cyclomatrix phosphazene substrates, com-mercial polymers with carbon backbones containing pendant cyclophosphazene groups, inorganic hydraulic fluids and lubricants, biologically important substrates such as anti-cancer agents, insect chemosterilants, pesticides and fertilizers, supports for catalysts, dyes, and crown ether phase transfer catalysts for nucleophilic substitution reactions, core substrates for dendrimers, thermal initiators for anionic polymerization reactions and photosensitive materials [17].
Repellents and chemosterilants provide with a better respite against the bird depredations on several significant crops.