chemosterilant


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chemosterilant

(kē″mō-stĕr′ĭ-lănt)
1. A chemical that kills microorganisms.
2. A chemical that causes sterility, usually of the male, in organisms such as insects.
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Further investigations are necessary to separate active compounds present in the promising extracts through partitioning these extracts by chromatographic techniques and to study their chemosterilant, neurotoxic and genotoxic effects.
Larvicidal and chemosterilant activity of the acetone fraction of petroleum ether extract from Argemone mexicana L.
Larvicidal and chemosterilant activity of Annona squamosa alkaloids against Anopheles stephensi.
Adopting chemosterilant CS in field control against the longicorm, Anoplophora glabripennis.
They also have chemosterilant activity when females are exposed to them (Heller et al.