pesticide residues

Summary

Summary: Pesticides or their breakdown products remaining in the environment following their normal use or accidental contamination.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A survey of pesticide residues in pollen loads collected by honey bees in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, Les Templiers, Sophia Antipolis, France
    J Econ Entomol 99:253-62. 2006
  2. ncbi DDT residues in water, sediment, domestic and indigenous biota from a currently DDT-sprayed area
    I E J Barnhoorn
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Health Sciences, P O Box 667, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Chemosphere 77:1236-41. 2009
  3. ncbi Pesticides and their metabolites in the homes and urine of farmworker children living in the Salinas Valley, CA
    Asa Bradman
    Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7380, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:331-49. 2007
  4. ncbi Overview of pesticide residues in stored pollen and their potential effect on bee colony (Apis mellifera) losses in Spain
    J Bernal
    IU CINQUIMA, Analytical Chemistry Group, University of Valladolid, E 47071 Valladolid, Spain
    J Econ Entomol 103:1964-71. 2010
  5. pmc Sub-lethal effects of pesticide residues in brood comb on worker honey bee (Apis mellifera) development and longevity
    Judy Y Wu
    Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e14720. 2011
  6. ncbi A LC/APCI-MS/MS method for analysis of imidacloprid in soils, in plants, and in pollens
    J M Bonmatin
    Centre de Biophysique Moleculaire, CNRS and Université Orléans, France
    Anal Chem 75:2027-33. 2003
  7. ncbi Endocrine disrupting activity in fruits and vegetables evaluated with the E-screen assay in relation to pesticide residues
    T Schilirò
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:139-46. 2011
  8. ncbi Shell thickness-dependent Raman enhancement for rapid identification and detection of pesticide residues at fruit peels
    Bianhua Liu
    Institute of Intelligent Machines, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei, Anhui 230031, China
    Anal Chem 84:255-61. 2012
  9. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in water from Guanting Reservoir and Yongding River, China
    X T Wang
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100085, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 70:351-8. 2003
  10. ncbi The contamination with organochlorine pesticides and heavy metals in surface water in Küçük Menderes River in Turkey, 2000-2002
    C Turgut
    Adnan Menderes University, 09100 Aydin, Turkey
    Environ Int 29:29-32. 2003

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  1. ncbi A survey of pesticide residues in pollen loads collected by honey bees in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, Les Templiers, Sophia Antipolis, France
    J Econ Entomol 99:253-62. 2006
    ..Statistical tests showed no difference between places of sampling with the exception of fipronil. Possible origins of these contaminations, concentration and toxicity of pesticides, and the possible consequences for bees are discussed...
  2. ncbi DDT residues in water, sediment, domestic and indigenous biota from a currently DDT-sprayed area
    I E J Barnhoorn
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Health Sciences, P O Box 667, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Chemosphere 77:1236-41. 2009
    ..These findings raise concern that both water and food may be major routes of human exposure to DDT and metabolites, thereby posing possible adverse human health implications to the local communities...
  3. ncbi Pesticides and their metabolites in the homes and urine of farmworker children living in the Salinas Valley, CA
    Asa Bradman
    Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7380, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:331-49. 2007
    ..The child activity timeline, a novel, low-literacy instrument based on pictures, was successfully used by our participants. Future uses of these data include the development of pesticide exposure models and risk assessment...
  4. ncbi Overview of pesticide residues in stored pollen and their potential effect on bee colony (Apis mellifera) losses in Spain
    J Bernal
    IU CINQUIMA, Analytical Chemistry Group, University of Valladolid, E 47071 Valladolid, Spain
    J Econ Entomol 103:1964-71. 2010
    ..The causes of this decline are still not clear. This study was set out to evaluate the pesticide residues in stored pollen from honey bee colonies and their possible impact on honey bee losses in Spain...
  5. pmc Sub-lethal effects of pesticide residues in brood comb on worker honey bee (Apis mellifera) development and longevity
    Judy Y Wu
    Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e14720. 2011
    ..We conducted studies to examine possible direct and indirect effects of pesticide exposure from contaminated brood comb on developing worker bees and adult worker lifespan...
  6. ncbi A LC/APCI-MS/MS method for analysis of imidacloprid in soils, in plants, and in pollens
    J M Bonmatin
    Centre de Biophysique Moleculaire, CNRS and Université Orléans, France
    Anal Chem 75:2027-33. 2003
    ..This explains that pollens from these crops are contaminated at levels of a few micrograms per kilogram, suggesting probable deleterious effects on honeybees...
  7. ncbi Endocrine disrupting activity in fruits and vegetables evaluated with the E-screen assay in relation to pesticide residues
    T Schilirò
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:139-46. 2011
    ..using the human breast cancer cell line (MCF-7 BUS) proliferation assay (E-screen), in relation to pesticide residues. We analysed 44 food samples, 30 fruits and 14 vegetables...
  8. ncbi Shell thickness-dependent Raman enhancement for rapid identification and detection of pesticide residues at fruit peels
    Bianhua Liu
    Institute of Intelligent Machines, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hefei, Anhui 230031, China
    Anal Chem 84:255-61. 2012
    ..Raman enhancement of silver-coated gold nanoparticles (Au@Ag NPs) for the identification and detection of pesticide residues at various fruit peels...
  9. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in water from Guanting Reservoir and Yongding River, China
    X T Wang
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100085, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 70:351-8. 2003
  10. ncbi The contamination with organochlorine pesticides and heavy metals in surface water in Küçük Menderes River in Turkey, 2000-2002
    C Turgut
    Adnan Menderes University, 09100 Aydin, Turkey
    Environ Int 29:29-32. 2003
    ..In most cases, they were not detectable. The studied surface water metals varied from not detected to 0.258 mg/l, and the residues were low except for Ni, Cu, and Zn...
  11. ncbi DDT contamination from indoor residual spraying for malaria control
    J C van Dyk
    Department of Urology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Sci Total Environ 408:2745-52. 2010
    ..0 microg kg(-1), liver mean [summation operator]DDT 1600.0 microg kg(-1)). The results of the current study raise concerns regarding the potential health effects in residents living in the immediate environment following DDT IRS...
  12. ncbi Metabolism of imidacloprid in Apis mellifera
    Séverine Suchail
    INRA, UMR 406 INRA UAPV Ecologie des invertébrés, Site Agroparc, 84914 Avignon Cedex 9, France
    Pest Manag Sci 60:291-6. 2004
    ..Thus, 5-hydroxyimidacloprid and olefin could not be the major metabolites in the worker bees...
  13. ncbi Influence of pesticide residues on honey bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) colony health in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    AFSSA LERPRA Les Templiers, 105 route des Chappes, B P 111, F 06 902 Sophia Antipolis cedex, France
    Environ Entomol 38:514-23. 2009
    ..colony health in relation to pesticide residues found in the colonies...
  14. ncbi Risk posed to honeybees (Apis mellifera L, Hymenoptera) by an imidacloprid seed dressing of sunflowers
    R Schmuck
    Bayer AG, Agricultural Centre, D 51368 Leverkusen, Germany
    Pest Manag Sci 57:225-38. 2001
    ..This conclusion is confirmed by observations made in more than 10 field studies and several tunnel tests...
  15. ncbi Pesticide residues in beeswax samples collected from honey bee colonies (Apis mellifera L.) in France
    Marie Pierre Chauzat
    AFSSA, Les Templiers, 105 route des Chappes, BP 111 F 06 902, Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
    Pest Manag Sci 63:1100-6. 2007
    ..Beeswax contamination was the result of both in-hive acaricide treatments and, to a much lesser extent, environmental pollution...
  16. ncbi Convenient analytical method for quantitative determination of 23 pesticide residues in herbs by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Ronghua Dai
    Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, School of Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang 110016, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:559-64. 2011
    ..5%. The limits of detections of all pesticides were less than 3.0 μg/kg. This analytical method could be applied to the analysis of commonly used pesticides in commercial herbs...
  17. ncbi Dynamics of pesticide residues in nectar and pollen of mustard (Brassica juncea (L.) Czern.) grown in Himachal Pradesh (India)
    Amit Choudhary
    Department of Entomology, CSK Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Environ Monit Assess 144:143-50. 2008
    ..It was found that Imidcloprid seed treatment was practically harmless to honey bees, whereas a waiting period of 5 days must be observed on crops sprayed with these chemicals during blooms to avoid any accidental hazards to honey bees...
  18. ncbi Exposure to clothianidin seed-treated canola has no long-term impact on honey bees
    G Christopher Cutler
    Department of Environmental Biology, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    J Econ Entomol 100:765-72. 2007
    ..The results show that honey bee colonies will, in the long-term, be unaffected by exposure to clothianidin seed-treated canola...
  19. ncbi Determination and aquatic risk assessment of pesticide residues in riparian drainage canals in northeastern Greece
    Z Vryzas
    Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Agricultural Development, Laboratory of Agricultural Pharmacology and Ecotoxicology, 193 Pantazidou, Orestias, Greece
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:174-81. 2011
    ..However, should extreme concentrations be taken into account, 15 compounds were considered as likely to pose a threat to aquatic organisms. Conformity to EC environmental quality standards is also discussed...
  20. ncbi Contaminants of medicinal herbs and herbal products
    Ivan Kosalec
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 60:485-501. 2009
    ..and other organisms) and chemical contaminants (mycotoxins, toxic elements such as heavy metals, and pesticide residues) as major common contaminants of medicinal herbs and herbal products...
  21. ncbi Detection of toxic heavy metals and pesticide residue in herbal plants which are commonly used in the herbal formulations
    Mruthyumjaya Meda Rao
    National Institute of Ayurvedic Pharmaceutical Research, CCRAS, Moti Bagh Road, Patiala, Punjab, 147001, India
    Environ Monit Assess 181:267-71. 2011
    ..Organochlorine pesticides, Organophosphorus pesticides, and Pyrethroids were analyzed in the four samples of single crude drugs. Heavy metals and pesticide residue were found below detection limits in all the samples...
  22. ncbi Pesticide residues in honey samples from Himachal Pradesh (India)
    Amit Choudhary
    Department of Entomology, CSK Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh 176062, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 80:417-22. 2008
    ..The over-reliance on pesticides caused several environmental problems including pesticide residues in food. This constitutes a potential risk for human health, because of their sub acute and chronic toxicity...
  23. ncbi Distribution of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in human serum from urban areas in Korea
    Jung Ho Kang
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering, POSTECH, Hyojadong, Namgu, Pohang, Republic of Korea
    Chemosphere 73:1625-31. 2008
    ..Extensive monitoring programs are required for evaluating the concentrations of OCPs and PCBs in serum samples of the general population as an indicator of possible adverse health effects...
  24. pmc Detection of pesticides in active and depopulated beehives in Uruguay
    Lucía Pareja
    Catedra de Farmacognosia y Productos Naturales, Departamento de Quimica Organica, Facultad de Quimica, UDELAR, General Flores 2124, Montevideo 11800, Uruguay
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3844-58. 2011
    ..Honeycombs, bees, honey and propolis from depopulated hives were analyzed for pesticide residues, whereas from active beehives only honey and propolis were evaluated...
  25. pmc Assessing children's dietary pesticide exposure: direct measurement of pesticide residues in 24-hr duplicate food samples
    Chensheng Lu
    Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1625-30. 2010
    The data presented here are a response to calls for more direct measurements of pesticide residues in foods consumed by children and provide an opportunity to compare direct measures of pesticide residues in foods representing actual ..
  26. ncbi Levels and source of organochlorine pesticides in surface waters of Qiantang River, China
    Rongbing Zhou
    Department of Environmental Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310028, China
    Environ Monit Assess 136:277-87. 2008
    ..49 and 0.86 ton/year, respectively. The ratio of alpha/gamma-HCH and (DDE+DDD)/ sigmaDDT in environmental matrix indicated there probably existed new OCPs input of lindane and dicofol into the river...
  27. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in wheat and drinking water samples from Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Neela Bakore
    Environmental Toxicology Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
    Environ Monit Assess 98:381-9. 2004
    ..All the wheat and water samples were found to be contaminated with various organochlorine pesticide residues of DDT and its metabolites, HCH and its isomers, heptachlor and its expoxide and aldrin...
  28. ncbi Levels and distribution of persistent organochlorine pesticide residues in water and sediments of Gomti River (India)--a tributary of the Ganges River
    Amrita Malik
    Environmental Chemistry Division, Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, Post Box 80, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Lucknow 226 001, India
    Environ Monit Assess 148:421-35. 2009
    ..The results revealed that bed-sediments of the Gomti River are contaminated with lindane, endrin, heptachlor epoxides and DDT, particularly at site-4 and may contribute to sediment toxicity in the freshwater ecosystem of the river...
  29. ncbi Determination of 195 pesticide residues in Chinese herbs by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry using analyte protectants
    Ying Wang
    Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, National Institute for the Control of Pharmaceutical and Biological Products, Beijing 100050, China
    J Chromatogr A 1218:334-42. 2011
    ..D-ribonic acid-γ-lactone (2 mg/ml) and D-sorbitol (1 mg/ml) were shown to be the best analyte protectants for the analysis of most pesticides...
  30. ncbi Distribution and fate of persistent organochlorine pesticides in coastal marine environment of Mumbai
    G G Pandit
    Environmental Assessment Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai 400 085, India
    Environ Int 32:240-3. 2006
    ..The alpha-HCH is found to be more dominant in fish samples whereas the gamma-HCH is major contributor in the sediment samples...
  31. ncbi Screening 31 endocrine-disrupting pesticides in water and surface sediment samples from Beijing Guanting reservoir
    Nandong Xue
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 18 Shuangqing Road, Beijing 100085, PR China
    Chemosphere 61:1594-606. 2005
    ..These results underscore the need to improved environmental protection measures in order to reduce the exposure of the population and aquatic biota to these endocrine-disrupting compounds...
  32. ncbi Fast and easy multiresidue method employing acetonitrile extraction/partitioning and "dispersive solid-phase extraction" for the determination of pesticide residues in produce
    Michelangelo Anastassiades
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Eastern Regional Research Center, 600 E Mermaid Ln, Wyndmoor, PA 19038, USA
    J AOAC Int 86:412-31. 2003
    A simple, fast, and inexpensive method for the determination of pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables is introduced...
  33. pmc Combined analysis of prenatal (maternal hair and blood) and neonatal (infant hair, cord blood and meconium) matrices to detect fetal exposure to environmental pesticides
    Enrique M Ostrea
    Department of Pediatrics, Hutzel Women s Hospital, Wayne State University, 3980 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Environ Res 109:116-22. 2009
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  34. ncbi Comparing water, bovine milk, and indoor residual spraying as possible sources of DDT and pyrethroid residues in breast milk
    Barbara Sereda
    Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 72:842-51. 2009
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  35. ncbi Does imidacloprid seed-treated maize have an impact on honey bee mortality?
    B K Nguyen
    Department of Functional and Evolutionary Entomology, FUSAGx, 5030 Gembloux, Belgium
    J Econ Entomol 102:616-23. 2009
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that imidacloprid seed-treated maize has no negative impact on honey bees...
  36. ncbi Monitoring health implications of pesticide exposure in factory workers in Pakistan
    Dilshad Ahmed Khan
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Army Medical College, National University of Sciences and Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    Environ Monit Assess 168:231-40. 2010
    ..001). The study demonstrated that unsafe practices among small- and medium-sized pesticides industrial workers cause significant increase in pesticide exposure, oxidative stress, and derangement of hepatic and renal function...
  37. ncbi Analysis of eight organophosphorus pesticide residues in fresh vegetables retailed in agricultural product markets of Nanjing, China
    Ligang Wang
    Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing 210008, China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 81:377-82. 2008
    ..106-0.204 microg g(-1)), and Chinese cabbage (0.149 microg g(-1)), chlorfenvinfos in carrot (0.094-0.131 microg g(-1)), were found. However, fonofos and fenthion were not detected in all the collected vegetable samples...
  38. ncbi Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) as new Stockholm Convention POPs--a global perspective on the management of Lindane and its waste isomers
    John Vijgen
    International HCH and Pesticides Association IHPA, Elmevej 14, Holte 2840, Denmark
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 18:152-62. 2011
    ..This article wants to briefly summarise the outcomes of the Stockholm Convention process and make an estimation of the amount of HCH waste generated and dumped in the former Lindane/HCH-producing countries...
  39. ncbi DDT indoor residual spray, still an effective tool to control Anopheles fluviatilis-transmitted Plasmodium falciparum malaria in India
    K Gunasekaran
    Vector Control Research Centre, Medical Complex, Indira Nagar, Pondicherry 605 006, India
    Trop Med Int Health 10:160-8. 2005
    ..DDT is still useful for residual spraying in India, particularly in areas where the vectors are endophilic and not resistant...
  40. pmc Occupational behaviors and farmworkers' pesticide exposure: findings from a study in Monterey County, California
    Alicia L Salvatore
    Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7380, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:782-94. 2008
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  41. ncbi Methods for selective determination of persistent organochlorine pesticide residues in water and sediments by capillary gas chromatography and electron-capture detection
    O S Fatoki
    Department of Chemistry, University of Fort Hare, Alice 5700, South Africa
    J Chromatogr A 983:225-36. 2003
    ..6 (aldrin and 2,4-DDD) to 184 +/- 0.12 ng/g (beta-BHC) in sediments for triplicate analyses. Some endocrine disrupting OCPs such as DDT, DDE, heptachlor, endosulphan and the chlordanes were detected...
  42. ncbi Analysis of pesticide residues using the Quick Easy Cheap Effective Rugged and Safe (QuEChERS) pesticide multiresidue method in combination with gas and liquid chromatography and tandem mass spectrometric detection
    Paula Payá
    Departamento Quimica Agricola, Geologia y Edafologia, Facultad de Quimica, Universidad de Murcia, Campus de Espinardo s n, 30100 Espinardo, Murcia, Spain
    Anal Bioanal Chem 389:1697-714. 2007
    ..Based on these results, the methodology has been proven to be highly efficient and robust and thus suitable for monitoring the MRL compliance of a wide range of commodity/pesticide combinations...
  43. ncbi Dialkylphosphates (DAPs) in fruits and vegetables may confound biomonitoring in organophosphorus insecticide exposure and risk assessment
    Xiaofei Zhang
    Personal Chemical Exposure Program, Environmental Toxicology Graduate Program, and infoscientific com, Inc, Manassas, Virginia 20111, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:10638-45. 2008
    ..DAPs are more persistent in plants and produce at routinely measured levels than their parent OP insecticides...
  44. ncbi Merging models and biomonitoring data to characterize sources and pathways of human exposure to organophosphorus pesticides in the Salinas Valley of California
    Thomas E McKone
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:3233-40. 2007
    ..These results show that mass-balance models can estimate exposures for OP pesticides within the range measured by biological monitoring...
  45. ncbi Persistent organochlorine pesticide residues in tissues and eggs of white-backed vulture, Gyps bengalensis from different locations in India
    S Muralidharan
    Division of Ecotoxicology, Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 81:561-5. 2008
    Organochlorine pesticide residues were determined in tissues of five Indian white-backed vultures and two of their eggs collected from different locations in India. All the samples had varying levels of residues. p,p'-DDE ranged between 0...
  46. ncbi Endosulfan and other organochlorine pesticide residues in maternal and cord blood in North Indian population
    Rahul Pathak
    Department of Biochemistry, University College of Medical Sciences, Dilshad Garden, Delhi, 110 095, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 81:216-9. 2008
    Humans are exposed to various environmental chemicals such as organochlorine pesticide residues, heavy metals, polychlorinatedbiphenyls (PCBs) etc...
  47. ncbi Pesticide residues in market foods in Shaanxi Province of China in 2010
    Shumei Wang
    Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, Shaanxi 710049, China
    Food Chem 138:2016-25. 2013
    The aim of this study was to investigate the pesticide residues in market vegetables in Shaanxi Province of China. The concentrations of 33 pesticides were determined by gas chromatography (GC) in 285 samples...
  48. ncbi Multiresidue analysis of 18 organochlorine pesticides in traditional chinese medicine
    Lili Hao
    Institute of Medicinal Plant Development, Chinese Academy of Medical Science and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100094, China
    J Chromatogr Sci 44:518-22. 2006
    ..The percentage recoveries range from 77.9% +/- 6.4% to 114.0% +/- 8.1% (average +/- standard deviation). The simple and rapid method may be used to routinely determine organochlorine pesticides in TCM...
  49. ncbi Determination of pesticide residues in foods by acetonitrile extraction and partitioning with magnesium sulfate: collaborative study
    Steven J Lehotay
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Eastern Regional Research Center, 600 E Mermaid Ln, Wyndmoor, PA 19038, USA
    J AOAC Int 90:485-520. 2007
    A collaborative study was conducted to determine multiple pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables using a quick, simple, inexpensive, and effective sample preparation method followed by concurrent analysis with gas chromatography/mass ..
  50. ncbi Rapid analysis of multiple pesticide residues in fruit-based baby food using programmed temperature vaporiser injection-low-pressure gas chromatography-high-resolution time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    Tomas Cajka
    Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology, Department of Food Chemistry and Analysis, Technicka 3, 166 28 Prague 6, Czech Republic
    J Chromatogr A 1186:281-94. 2008
    ..time-of-flight mass spectrometry (PTV-LP-GC-HR-TOF-MS) for the analysis of multiple pesticide residues in fruit-based baby food was developed...
  51. ncbi Distribution of [(14)C]imidacloprid in sunflowers (Helianthus annuus L.) following seed treatment
    François M Laurent
    INRA, UMR Xenobiotiques, B P 3, 180 chemin de Tournefeuille, 31931 Toulouse Cedex 9, France
    J Agric Food Chem 51:8005-10. 2003
    ..In pollen, concentrations of imidacloprid were 13 ng x g(-1). Thus, imidacloprid residues from Gaucho seed treatment contaminated sunflower pollen, involving the translocation of imidacloprid within the plant...
  52. ncbi Metals and organochlorine pesticide residues in some herbal ayurvedic formulations
    V Rai
    Society of Ethnobotanists, National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow, 226 001, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 79:269-72. 2007
  53. ncbi Analytical methods applied to the determination of pesticide residues in foods of animal origin. A review of the past two decades
    Martial LeDoux
    ANSES French Agency for Food, Environmental, and Occupational Health and Safety, Laboratory for Food Safety, 23 Avenude du Général de Gaulle, 94706 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Chromatogr A 1218:1021-36. 2011
    ..Consequently, reliable analytical methods are required to determine pesticide residues in foods of animal origin...
  54. ncbi Occurrence, distribution and possible sources of organochlorine pesticide residues in tropical coastal environment of India: an overview
    S K Sarkar
    Department of Marine Science, University of Calcutta, 35 Ballygunge Circular Road, Calcutta 700019, India
    Environ Int 34:1062-71. 2008
    ..The concentrations of other chlorinated pesticides (aldrin, dieldrin, eldrin, methoxychlor, endosulfan sulphate) were lower and not generally of great concern...
  55. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in human milk from primiparous women in Indonesia
    E R Burke
    Department of Environmental Management, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, United Kingdom
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 71:148-55. 2003
  56. ncbi Multi-residue method for the determination of 450 pesticide residues in honey, fruit juice and wine by double-cartridge solid-phase extraction/gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    G F Pang
    Qinhuangdao Entry Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau Inspection and Quarantine Technique Centre, No 39 Haibin Road, Qinhuangdao China Qinhuangdao, 066002 China
    Food Addit Contam 23:777-810. 2006
    A multi-residue method was developed for the determination of 450 pesticide residues in honey, fruit juice and wine using double-cartridge solid-phase extraction (SPE), gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) and liquid ..
  57. ncbi Pesticide residues and heavy metals in Lake Victoria Nile perch, Lates niloticus, belly flap oil
    P Ogwok
    Department of Chemistry, Food Processing Technology Section, Kyambogo University, P O Box 1, Kampala, Uganda
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 82:529-33. 2009
    ..The oil was analyzed for pesticide residues and heavy metals...
  58. ncbi Pesticide residues in conventional, integrated pest management (IPM)-grown and organic foods: insights from three US data sets
    B P Baker
    Organic Materials Review Institute, PO Box 11558, Eugene, OR 97440, USA
    Food Addit Contam 19:427-46. 2002
    ..Conventionally grown and IPM/NDR samples were also far more likely to contain multiple pesticide residues than were organically grown samples...
  59. pmc Using a hazard quotient to evaluate pesticide residues detected in pollen trapped from honey bees (Apis mellifera) in Connecticut
    Kimberly A Stoner
    Department of Entomology, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e77550. 2013
    ..Pollen was analyzed for pesticide residues using a standard extraction method widely used for pesticides (QuEChERS) and liquid chromatography/mass ..
  60. ncbi Streamlining sample preparation and gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry analysis of multiple pesticide residues in tea
    Tomas Cajka
    Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology, Department of Food Analysis and Nutrition, Prague, Czech Republic
    Anal Chim Acta 743:51-60. 2012
    In this work, a new rapid method for the determination of 135 pesticide residues in green and black dry tea leaves and stalks employing gas chromatography coupled to tandem mass spectrometry (GC-MS/MS) with a triple quadrupole was ..
  61. ncbi Monitoring of seasonal vegetables for pesticide residues
    Beena Kumari
    Department of Entomology, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India
    Environ Monit Assess 74:263-70. 2002
    ..More extensive studies covering different regions of Haryana state are suggested to get a clear idea of the magnitude of vegetable contamination with pesticide residues.
  62. ncbi Bioavailability of nonextractable (bound) pesticide residues to earthworms
    B Gevao
    Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, U K
    Environ Sci Technol 35:501-7. 2001
    There is an ongoing debate regarding whether nonextractable (bound) pesticide residues in soils are occluded or may remain bioavailable in the long term in the environment...
  63. pmc Application of QuEChERS method for simultaneous determination of pesticide residues and PAHs in fresh herbs
    Anna Sadowska-Rociek
    Malopolska Centre of Food Monitoring, Faculty of Food Technology, University of Agriculture in Krakow, 122 Balicka Street, 30 149, Krakow, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 90:508-13. 2013
    ..effective, rugged and safe method for simultaneous determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and pesticide residues in fresh herbs. In the experiment two extraction solvents and standard types of sorbents were used...
  64. ncbi Monitoring of pesticide residues in market basket samples of vegetable from Lucknow City, India: QuEChERS method
    Ashutosh K Srivastava
    Pesticide Toxicology Laboratory, Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Govt of India, P O Box 80, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Lucknow, 226 001, India
    Environ Monit Assess 176:465-72. 2011
    ..However, in other vegetables the level of pesticide residues was either below detection limit or MRL.
  65. ncbi Monitoring of pesticide residues in vegetables marketed in Al-Qassim region, Saudi Arabia
    K A Osman
    Department of Pesticide Chemistry and Toxicology, College of Agriculture, El Chatby, P O Box 21545, Alexandria University, Egypt
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1433-9. 2010
    ..917 mg/kg). These findings pointed to the following recommendation: the need for a monitoring program for pesticide residues in vegetables cultivated under greenhouse conditions at the national level to protect consumers' health.
  66. ncbi Survey on the pesticide residues in tea in south India
    Subbiah Seenivasan
    UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Tea Research Institute, Nirar Dam BPO, Valparai, 642 127, India
    Environ Monit Assess 176:365-71. 2011
    ..Such a beverage should be free from toxic elements such as pesticide residues and heavy metals...
  67. ncbi Determination of pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables in Islamabad market
    S Tahir
    Ecotoxicology Institute, National Agricultural Research Center, Park Road, Islamabad-45500, Pakistan
    J Environ Biol 22:71-4. 2001
    b>Pesticide residues in fruits and vegetable from Islamabad market, Pakistan were determined by GLC using Perkin Elmer Autosystem equipped with 63NECD and capillary column. Dimethoate was determined in the quantity of 0...
  68. ncbi Levels of organochlorine pesticide residues in blood plasma of various species of birds from India
    Venugopal Dhananjayan
    Indian Council of Medical Research, Kannamangala PO, Bangalore, India
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 85:129-36. 2010
    ..However, continuous monitoring is recommended to facilitate the early identification of risks to the survival of a species...
  69. ncbi Selective extraction of pyrethroid pesticide residues from milk by solid-matrix dispersion
    A Di Muccio
    , Lab. Tossicologia Applicata, Rome, Italy
    J Chromatogr A 765:51-60. 1997
    ..has been developed that allows a single-step, selective extraction and clean-up of pyrethroid (PYR) pesticide residues from milk dispersed on solid-matrix diatomaceous material filled into disposable cartridges and eluted by ..
  70. ncbi Rapid and effective sample clean-up based on magnetic multiwalled carbon nanotubes for the determination of pesticide residues in tea by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Xiaojuan Deng
    School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China Analysis Center, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China Electronic address
    Food Chem 145:853-8. 2014
    ..applied as an adsorbent for rapid clean-up of acetonitrile extracts of tea samples prior to analysing eight pesticide residues by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry...
  71. ncbi Pesticide use and application: an Indian scenario
    P C Abhilash
    Eco Auditing Group, National Botanical Research Institute, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Rana Pratap Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    J Hazard Mater 165:1-12. 2009
    ..Therefore, the thrust of this paper was to review the technology of application of pesticides in India and recommend future strategies for the rational use of pesticides and minimizing the problems related to health and environment...
  72. ncbi Simultaneous determination of pyrethroids from pesticide residues in porcine muscle and pasteurized milk using GC
    Sathya Khay
    Natural Products Chemistry Laboratory, College of Agriculture and Life Science, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Sep Sci 32:244-51. 2009
    ..The applicability of the method was demonstrated by analyzing real samples collected from major cities in the Republic of Korea. No residues of the selected pesticides were detected in any of the samples...
  73. ncbi Analysis of pesticide residues in fresh peppermint, Mentha piperita L., using the quick easy cheap effective rugged and safe method (QuEChERS) followed by gas chromatography with electron capture and nitrogen phosphorus detection
    Magdalena Słowik-Borowiec
    Institute of Plant Protection, Regional Experimental Station, Gen Langiewicza 28, 60 318, Rzeszow, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 89:633-7. 2012
    A new analytical method for the determination of 14 pesticide residues in fresh peppermint was developed based on the QuEChERS sample preparation technique followed by gas chromatography coupled to electron capture and nitrogen phosphorus ..
  74. ncbi Monitoring of pesticide residues in vegetables (2000--2003) in Karachi, Pakistan
    Z Parveen
    Pesticide Research Institute, Southern Zone Agricultural Research Center, Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Karachi University Campus, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 74:170-6. 2005
  75. ncbi Pesticide residues in tobacco leaves from the Kushtia district in Bangladesh
    Mohammad Abdur Rahman
    Agrochemicals and Environmental Research Division, Institute of Food and Radiation Biology, Atomic Energy Research Establishment, Ganakbari, Savar, Dhaka, 1349, Bangladesh
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 89:658-63. 2012
    ..15 ppm). The pesticide DDT was only detected in the sample from Pragpur at 4.00 ppm. This is the first study in Bangladesh that reports pesticide residue concentrations in tobacco leaf samples...
  76. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residue concentrations in shrimps, sediments, and surface water from Bay of Ohuira, Topolobampo, Sinaloa, Mexico
    I Osuna-Flores
    Department of Studies for the Sustainable Development of Coastal Areas, University Centre of the Coastal Soud, University of Guadalajara, Cihuatlán, Jalisco, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 68:532-9. 2002
  77. ncbi Use of automated direct sample introduction with analyte protectants in the GC-MS analysis of pesticide residues
    Tomas Cajka
    Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, Department of Food Chemistry and Analysis, Technicka 3, 166 28 Prague 6, Czech Republic
    J Sep Sci 28:1048-60. 2005
    ..sample introduction, or difficult matrix introduction (DMI), was investigated in the determination of 44 pesticide residues possessing a wide range of physico-chemical properties (volatility, polarity, pK(a)) in fruit-based baby ..
  78. ncbi Comparison of negative chemical ionization and electron impact ionization in gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of endocrine disrupting pesticides
    Renáta Húsková
    Institute of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Slovak University of Technology, Radlinskeho 9, Bratislava 81237, Slovak Republic
    J Chromatogr A 1216:4927-32. 2009
    The study of pesticide residues belonging to endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) (23 analytes of different chemical classes--organochlorines, organophosphates, pyrethroids, dicarboximides, phtalamides, dinitroanilines, pyrazole, ..
  79. ncbi Effect of pesticide residues on health and blood parameters of farm workers from rural Gadap, Karachi, Pakistan
    M Ahmed Azmi
    Department of Physiology, Baqai Medical University, 51 Deh Tor, Gadap Road, Near Toll Plaza, Super Highway, P O Box No 2407, Karachi 74600, Pakistan
    J Environ Biol 30:747-56. 2009
    ..Our findings indicate that indiscriminate use of pesticides in farming environments must be regularly assessed and farm workers must be trained for safe use of pesticides...
  80. ncbi Exposures of preschool children to chlorpyrifos and its degradation product 3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinol in their everyday environments
    Marsha K Morgan
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, USEPA, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:297-309. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the results showed that the preschool children were exposed to chlorpyrifos and TCP from several sources, through several pathways and routes. ...
  81. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in sediments from coastal environment of Cantabria (northern Spain) and evaluation of the Atlantic Ocean
    Sonia Gomez
    Departamento de Ingeniería Química y Química Inorgánica, ETSIIyT, Universidad de Cantabria, Avda de los Castros s n, 39005, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
    Environ Monit Assess 176:385-401. 2011
    ..No adverse biological effects derived from these pollutants are expected to take place as it can be concluded from the comparison with the existent marine sediment quality guidelines...
  82. ncbi Organochlorine pesticide residues in human milk of a Hmong hill tribe living in Northern Thailand
    W Stuetz
    Institute of Biological Chemistry and Nutrition, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
    Sci Total Environ 273:53-60. 2001
    ....
  83. ncbi Spatial distribution of organochlorine pesticide residues in soils surrounding Guanting Reservoir, People's Republic of China
    W Tieyu
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Post Office Box 2871, 18 Shuangqing Road, Haidian District, Beijing 10085, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 74:623-30. 2005
  84. ncbi Determination of organochlorine pesticide residues in fatty foods: a critical review on the analytical methods and their testing capabilities
    Stephen W C Chung
    Food Research Laboratory, Centre for Food Safety, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, 4 F Public Health Laboratory Centre, 382 Nam Cheong Street, Hong Kong
    J Chromatogr A 1218:5555-67. 2011
    ....
  85. ncbi Development and validation of a cellular biosensor detecting pesticide residues in tomatoes
    Kelly Flampouri
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology, Faculty of Agricultural Biotechnology, Agricultural University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Talanta 80:1799-804. 2010
    ..The experimental results showed a higher increase of the intracellular Ca(2+) concentration in cells treated with non-organic samples compared to the cells treated with organic samples...
  86. ncbi Environmental and lifestyle factors for organochlorine exposure among women living in Southern Spain
    I Cerrillo
    Laboratory of Medical Investigations, School of Medicine, University of Granada, Hospital Clinico, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Chemosphere 62:1917-24. 2006
    ..Research is required on women occupationally exposed to a selected group of organochlorine pesticides, especially those of reproductive age, as a basis for preventive action...
  87. ncbi Multi-residue method for fast determination of pesticide residues in plants used in traditional chinese medicine by ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography coupled to tandem mass spectrometry
    Lina Chen
    Changchun Centre of Mass Spectrometry, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun 130022, China
    J Chromatogr A 1225:132-40. 2012
    ..mass spectrometry (UHPLC-MS/MS) method for the simultaneous quantification and identification of 116 pesticide residues which were most widely used in plants used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in 15 min has been ..
  88. ncbi Comparison of sample preparation methods combined with fast gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for ultratrace analysis of pesticide residues in baby food
    Andrea Hercegová
    Institute of Analytical Chemistry, Slovak University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Radlinského, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    J Sep Sci 29:1102-9. 2006
    Four sample preparation techniques were compared for the ultratrace analysis of pesticide residues in baby food: (a) modified Schenck's method based on ACN extraction with SPE cleaning; (b) quick, easy, cheap, effective, rugged, and safe (..
  89. ncbi Soils as filter and buffer for pesticides--experimental concepts to understand soil functions
    Peter Burauel
    Institute of Chemistry and Dynamics of the Geosphere, Institute IV Agrosphere, Forschungszentrum Julich GmbH, D 52425 Julich, Germany
    Environ Pollut 133:11-6. 2005
    ..The sound prediction of these mechanisms is still a matter of scientific debate because the structure of NOM and its reaction potential is still not understood...
  90. ncbi Persistent organochlorine pesticide residues in fish from Guanting Reservoir, People's Republic of China
    Y Z Sun
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100085, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 74:537-44. 2005
  91. ncbi Detection of pesticide residues in muscles, liver and fat of 3 species of Labeo found in Kalri and Haleji lakes
    Tasneem A Saqib
    Department of Zoology, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Environ Biol 26:433-8. 2005
    The pesticide residues which were detected in fish tissues are DDT, DDE, aldrin, dieldrin and deltamethrin. In total 45 samples were taken out of which 18 were found positive...
  92. ncbi Occurrence of organophosphorus and carbamate pesticide residues in surface water samples from the Rangpur district of Bangladesh
    Alamgir Zaman Chowdhury
    Agrochemicals and Environmental Research Division, Institute of Food and Radiation Biology, Atomic Energy Research Establishment, Ganakbari, Savar, G P O BOX 3787, Dhaka, 1349, Bangladesh
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 89:202-7. 2012
    ..544-0.895, 0.949-1.671 and 0-0.195 μg/L, respectively. This result indicates that the general public living in the area of Rangpur is at high risk of pesticide exposure from contaminated waters in the environment...
  93. ncbi New platform of biosensors for prescreening of pesticide residues to support laboratory analyses
    Katia Buonasera
    Department of Agro food, Institute of Crystallography, 00015 Monterontodo Scalo, Rome, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 58:5982-90. 2010
    ..The system has been validated for the analysis of environmental water and is proposed to support laboratories involved in the control of water pollution...
  94. ncbi Determination of some organochlorine pesticide residues in honeys from Konya, Turkey
    Halil Yavuz
    Department of Biology, Science Faculty, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    Environ Monit Assess 168:277-83. 2010
    In this study, 24 organochlorine pesticide residues in 109 different honey samples collected from stores and open markets in Konya, Turkey were analyzed by gas chromatography-electron capture detection...
  95. ncbi Multiresidue pesticide analysis of the medicinal plant Origanum syriacum
    R M Hajjo
    University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
    Food Addit Contam 24:274-9. 2007
    ..0008-0.5 mg kg(-1). The method was used for the determination of pesticide residues in O. syriacum samples purchased from the local market...
  96. ncbi The status of pesticide residues in the drinking water sources in Meiliangwan Bay, Taihu Lake of China
    Ta Na
    State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resouce Reuse, School of Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, China
    Environ Monit Assess 123:351-70. 2006
    The study was carried out to assess the levels of pesticide residues in the water of Meiliangwan Bay, Taihu Lake of China...
  97. ncbi Composition and distribution of organochlorine pesticide residues in surface sediments from the Wu-Shi River Estuary, Taiwan
    Ruey An Doong
    Department of Nuclear Science, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, ROC
    Mar Pollut Bull 45:246-53. 2002
    ..The results obtained in this study show that there still exist a variety of organochlorine pesticide residues in the sediments from the near shore of central Taiwan.
  98. ncbi Effects of food processing on pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables: a meta-analysis approach
    B M Keikotlhaile
    Crop Protection Chemistry Laboratory, Department of Crop Protection, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, Ghent B9000, Belgium
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:1-6. 2010
    ..b>Pesticide residues have been found in various fruits and vegetables; both raw and processed...
  99. ncbi Assessment of pesticide residues in honey samples from portugal and Spain
    Cristina Blasco
    Laboratori de Bromatologia i Toxicologia, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Valencia, Av Vicent Andres Estelles s n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
    J Agric Food Chem 51:8132-8. 2003
    ..of Portugal and Spain during year 2002 were analyzed for 42 organochlorine, carbamate, and organophosphorus pesticide residues. An analytical procedure based on solid-phase extraction with octadecyl sorbent followed by gas ..
  100. ncbi Effect of pesticide residues on health and different enzyme levels in the blood of farm workers from Gadap (rural area) Karachi-Pakistan
    M Ahmed Azmi
    Baqai Medical University, 51, Deh Tor, Gadap Road, Super Highway P O Box No 2407, Karachi 74600, Pakistan
    Chemosphere 64:1739-44. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi Accurate-mass databases for comprehensive screening of pesticide residues in food by fast liquid chromatography time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    Milagros Mezcua
    Community Reference Laboratory DG SANCO for Residues of Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables, Pesticide Residue Research Group, Department of Hydrogeology and Analytical Chemistry, University of Almeria, 04120 La Cañada de San Urbano, Almeria, Spain
    Anal Chem 81:913-29. 2009
    ..This work reports the development and evaluation of a rapid automated screening method for determining pesticide residues in food using liquid chromatography electrospray time-of-flight mass spectrometry (LC-TOFMS) based on the ..

Research Grants43

  1. REDUCING PESTICIDE EXPOSURE IN MINORITY FAMILIES
    Linda McCauley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..outcomes in Latino children who speak Spanish and indigenous languages, living in homes with measured pesticide residues and in children living in homes with minimal measurable pesticide residues...
  2. Modeling and Engineering of Phosphotriesterase (PTE)
    Yirong Mo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..To remove the pesticide residues in nature, enzymatic biodegradation has been recommended in terms of safety and economy...
  3. Continuation of FERN Activities at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Statio
    LAURIE J PETERSON-WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We have used GC-MS to detect melamine in food products from China and pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables...
  4. A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residue
    Xiaoli Su; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residues Project Summary The overall goal of this SBIR Phase II project is to develop an easy-to-use, low-cost, field-portable, and sensitive ..
  5. ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation for State Food Testing Laboratories
    Stephanie K Mayfield Gibson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will be conducted through certified methods for screening of chemicals, such as pesticide residues in processed foods, such as fruits and vegetables using state- of- the-art analytical equipments including ..
  6. Enhanced inspection and surveillance testing of cattle feeds in NY State
    Daniel Rice; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..prohibited under the BSE/ruminant feed ban and other contaminants, including ruminant protein, drug and pesticide residues, mycotoxins, toxic elements including heavy metals, melamine and the presence of pathogenic microorganisms...
  7. Field use of biocatalytic polymers for pesticide decon
    KEITH LEJEUNE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such polymers will not only be capable of removing pesticide residues from surfaces and solutions, but shall simultaneously catalyze their detoxification...
  8. EMF, OCPS, AND BREAST CANCER ON LONG ISLAND, NY
    Lee Caplan; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Household dust samples will be collected and analyzed on a random sample of women. Levels of organochlorine pesticide residues will be compared between serum and dust samples...
  9. EMF AND BREAST CANCER ON LONG ISLAND
    M Leske; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Household dust samples will be collected and analyzed on a random sample of women. Levels of organochlorine pesticide residues will be compared between serum and dust samples...
  10. Building Minority Cancer Research Capacity: NMSU & FHCRC
    Beti Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This will be accomplished initially by conducting 5 pilot projects during the first three years of the grant with others to follow in years 4 and 5. ..
  11. CESSATION IN HEAVY SMOKERS USING NRT AND ADJUVANT VIDEO
    Beti Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..With an anticipated difference of 10 percentage points between the two arms, a .05 level of significance, and 80 percent power, approximately 200 heavy smokers will need to be recruited to each arm of the study. ..
  12. COMMUNITY RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF HISPANIC CANCER PREVENTION
    Beti Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The sample sizes take into account intraclass correlation and are sufficient to examine differences among Hispanics as well as the entire Valley population. The analysis is based on intent to treat. ..
  13. Randomized Study to Decrease Smoking in College Students
    Beti Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Durability and dissemination of the program will be structured into the project. Departments of Health in Oregon and Washington are supporting this project and contributing in-kind resources. ..
  14. A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residues
    Xiaoli Su; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop an innovative biochip for rapid screening of pesticide residues in water and food samples...
  15. The FHCRC/UW Toxicogenomics Consortium
    Helmut Zarbl; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The latter will be essential for the generation of a public database for data generated by all members of the Consortium. ..
  16. Cancer Incidence and Mortality in California Farmworkers
    Paul Mills; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Survival analyses will also be completed comparing the five-year relative survival of cancer in the UFW to the California Hispanic population. ..
  17. Neurotoxic Interactions of Different Forms of Mercury
    Bernard Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The acquisition of these data offers a firm foundation for determining the risks to neurobehavioral development of concurrent exposures to both mercury species. ..
  18. Columbia-GHI Consortium for Claims-Based Cancer Studies
    STEVEN STELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. 2008 WESTERN ARGICULTURAL CONFERENCE
    Richard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Inhibition of Pancreatic Cancer by New PPARgamma Agonis*
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..PPAR? -active C-substituted DIMs that inhibit pancreatic cancer cell growth in vitro and in vivo, and these will serve as lead compounds for development of new drugs for clinical treatment of this devastating disease ..
  21. Developmental Neurotoxicity of Phthalate Esters
    Bernard Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed research will examine this question in rats, and translate its implications into human relevance. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. TOXICOLOGY OF ENVIRONMENT CONTAMINANTS
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed training program will continue to provide trainees with a challenging academic and research environment that will prepare them for future careers in academic, industry and government. ..
  23. Colon Cancer Inhibition by a Class of PPARgamma Agonists
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed studies will provide mechanistic insights on PPARy-dependent inhibition of colon cancer and identify compounds for future clinical studies. ..
  24. Coactivation of Estrogen Receptor alpha/Sp1
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. ALKYL PCDFS--INHIBITION OF MAMMARY CANCER
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Thus the proposed studies will define a new mechanism-based class of antiestrogens that can be used alone or in combination with tamoxifen for treatment of breast and endometrial cancer. ..
  26. MAPPING GENETIC SUPPRESSORS OF EPIGENETIC CARCINOGENESIS
    Helmut Zarbl; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  27. Pilot Study--Cox2 Inhibitor in Invasive Bladder Cancer
    DEBORAH KNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. OPTICAL ASSESSMENT OF DERMAL EXPOSURE AND ABSORPTION
    Richard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project will 1) develop a novel tool to measure dermal exposure to pesticide residues and dermal adsorption of these residues, 2) determine dermal adsorption kinetics of chemical mixtures on ..
  29. The Youth Employment Training Pilot Program
    Henry Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data from the anonymous school based surveys will be used to determine whether youth who have obtained a work permit are less likely to experience a work related injury. ..
  30. ESTROGEN INDUCED RESPONSES VIA ER/SPL COMPLEXES
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These results will ultimately facilitate design of chemotherapeutic approaches which target specific genes. ..
  31. Passive PAH and Micro-Camera Personal Monitoring System
    Paul Lioy; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  32. PESTICIDES--HEALTH FERTILITY AND REPRODUCTIVE RISK
    VINCENT GARRY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Preliminary laboratory data are consistent and suggest that endocrine disruption and chromosomal effects in the male appliers may be important factors in the apparent decrease in fertility. ..
  33. Pesticide Dose Monitoring in Turf Applicators
    Shelley Harris; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Targeted Intervention Against EphA2 on Cancer Cells
    DEBORAH KNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Upon conclusion of our studies, we will have validated EphA2 as a molecular target for cancer treatment and will have generated the reagents and expertise to exploit a critical vulnerability on malignant cells. ..
  35. Mechanisms of Growth Factor-Estrogen Receptor Crosstalk
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. 2,3,7,8,--TCDD Effects on the Estrogenic Responses
    Stephen Safe; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed Aims will address important mechanistic considerations on IDRE-independent inhibitory AhR-ERa crosstalk and pathways critical for inhibition of mammary tumor growth by SAhRMs. ..
  37. Genes & environment: education to involve communities
    Linda McCauley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The stages of the design of this project start with work within each community partner and build to activities in which the communities work together to share each others' perspective on the issues of interest. ..
  38. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  39. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  40. African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer Belief
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' Families
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  42. Differences in CAM Use Among Minority Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable Data
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..