methoxychlor


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me·thox·y·chlor

(me-thok'sē-klōr),
An insecticide resembling DDT; ectoparasiticide.

methoxychlor

one of the group of chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticides which cause typical signs of that poisoning.
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The commercially available pure active metabolites of methoxychlor and flutamide (HPTE and 2-hydroxyflutamide, respectively) were also tested in parallel to both compare the difference observed between the pure metabolite and the metabolite mixture generated by the S9, as well as to investigate whether the known active metabolite is itself a substrate for further metabolism.
aflatoxins, fumonisins, and deoxynivalenol) (155,196) Perfluorinated hydrocarbons (195) Tobacco smoke (197) Ultraviolet light (108) Endocrine disruption BPA (198-200) Cyprodinil (a fungicide related to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons) (201) DDT (202) Dioxin (17,203) Heavy metals (arsenic, cadmium, lead, mercury) (198) Methoxychlor (18) Phthalates (198,204,205) Polychlorinated/polybrominated organic compounds (e.
Washington, July 25 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers said ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to adult onset kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.
Mathur, "Effect of methoxychlor on the antioxidant system in mitochondrial and microsomerich fractions of rat testis," Toxicology, vol.
They showed that methyl parathion and a combination of malathion and methoxychlor were effective, however, under good weather conditions Phorate provided better control of alfalfa weevils.
By 1988, only four OCs were still used in agriculture in the USA and included dicofol (2,2,2-trichloro-l,l-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethanol), endosulfan, lindane ((1r,2R, 3S,4r,5R,6S)-l,2,3,4,5,6-hexachlorocyclohexane) and methoxychlor (l,l,l-Trichloro-2,2-bis(4-me thoxyphenyl)ethane).
A suitable policy to reduce the threat of chemicals with potential to affect the hormone system requires a control on the availability and guidelines for using pesticides like endosulfan and methoxychlor, fungicides such as vinclozolin, herbicide like atrazine, alkylphenols, phthalates and BPA.
The effects of the reported active metabolite of methoxychlor, 2,2-bis(phydroxyphenyl)-1, 1, 1-trichloroethane, on testosterone formation by cultured Leydig cells from young adult rats.
However, no statistically significant effect on blood/plasma calcium concentrations has been observed in DDT treated flounders Platichthys flesus (HAUX, 1979), methoxychlor treated Northern puffer Sphaeroides maculatus (EISLER, 1967) and bifenthrin treated rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (VELISEK et al.
Gupta and Ali (2001) have reported removal of DDD and DDE from wastewater using bagasse fly ash, and removal of endosulfan and methoxychlor from Water on carbon slurry (Gupta and Ali, 2008).
HCH 4,4-DDT, Dieldrin+2,4-DDT, and Methoxychlor were detected in all samples ).