pyrethroid


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py·re·throid

 (pī-rē′throid, -rĕth′roid)
n.
Any of several synthetic compounds similar to pyrethrin, used as an insecticide.

pyrethroid

(paɪˈriːθrɔɪd)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any of various chemical compounds having similar insecticidal properties to pyrethrin
adj
(Elements & Compounds) of or relating to such compounds
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10, 14-17) Populations of P papatasi were shown to be susceptible to pyrethroid and organophosphate insecticides in laboratory studies of field-collected sand fly samples from North Africa and the Middle East.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers provided new evidence of neurotoxicity in humans from pyrethroid insecticides, which are found in a wide variety of products and uses.
Pyrethroid exposure was assessed by testing urine samples for a metabolite of several pyrethroids called 3-phenoxybenzoic acid (3-PBA).
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Presently, pyrethroid impregnated long-lasting insecticidal nets are being used in India and is poised for further scale up in future.
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These genes are familiar candidates to LSTM researchers who have previously documented their links with pyrethroid and DDT resistance.
The most common product used contains a 2% synthetic pyrethroid insecticide.
The elucidation of the underlying mechanisms of pyrethroid resistance in southern African An.
Forty bats collected from Lake, Porter and LaPorte Counties, Indiana, were analyzed for pyrethroid, organochlorine, organophosphate and carbamate insecticides.
Pyrethroid insecticides and naturally occurring pyrethrins are commonly used for insect control in households and in agriculture.