permethrin

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Summary: A pyrethroid insecticide commonly used in the treatment of LICE INFESTATIONS and SCABIES.

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  1. ncbi Comparative efficacies of permethrin-, deltamethrin- and alpha-cypermethrin-treated nets, against Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus in northern Tanzania
    F W Mosha
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Moshi, Tanzania
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 102:367-76. 2008
  2. pmc Expression of the cytochrome P450s, CYP6P3 and CYP6M2 are significantly elevated in multiple pyrethroid resistant populations of Anopheles gambiae s.s. from Southern Benin and Nigeria
    Rousseau F Djouaka
    International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Cotonou, 08BP0932, Benin
    BMC Genomics 9:538. 2008
  3. pmc Field-caught permethrin-resistant Anopheles gambiae overexpress CYP6P3, a P450 that metabolises pyrethroids
    Pie Müller
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000286. 2008
  4. pmc The Anopheles gambiae detoxification chip: a highly specific microarray to study metabolic-based insecticide resistance in malaria vectors
    Jean Philippe David
    Vector Research Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L35QA, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4080-4. 2005
  5. pmc Transcription of detoxification genes after permethrin selection in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    K Saavedra-Rodriguez
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1685, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 21:61-77. 2012
  6. pmc Genome analysis of cytochrome P450s and their expression profiles in insecticide resistant mosquitoes, Culex quinquefasciatus
    Ting Yang
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e29418. 2011
  7. ncbi Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on entomologic indices in an area of intense year-round malaria transmission
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:16-22. 2003
  8. ncbi High-throughput assays for detection of the F1534C mutation in the voltage-gated sodium channel gene in permethrin-resistant Aedes aegypti and the distribution of this mutation throughout Thailand
    Jintana Yanola
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Trop Med Int Health 16:501-9. 2011
  9. pmc Pesticide and insect repellent mixture (permethrin and DEET) induces epigenetic transgenerational inheritance of disease and sperm epimutations
    Mohan Manikkam
    Center for Reproductive Biology, School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4236, United States
    Reprod Toxicol 34:708-19. 2012
  10. ncbi RNA interference-mediated knockdown of a cytochrome P450, CYP6BG1, from the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella, reduces larval resistance to permethrin
    Ma Anita M Bautista
    Laboratory of Applied Entomology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:38-46. 2009

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  1. ncbi Comparative efficacies of permethrin-, deltamethrin- and alpha-cypermethrin-treated nets, against Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus in northern Tanzania
    F W Mosha
    Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Moshi, Tanzania
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 102:367-76. 2008
    Mosquito nets treated with permethrin, deltamethrin or alpha-cypermethrin at 25 mg/m(2) were evaluated in experimental huts in an area of rice irrigation near Moshi, in northern Tanzania...
  2. pmc Expression of the cytochrome P450s, CYP6P3 and CYP6M2 are significantly elevated in multiple pyrethroid resistant populations of Anopheles gambiae s.s. from Southern Benin and Nigeria
    Rousseau F Djouaka
    International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Cotonou, 08BP0932, Benin
    BMC Genomics 9:538. 2008
    ..The mosquitoes were sampled from a variety of breeding sites in a preliminary attempt to investigate the role of contamination of mosquito breeding sites in selecting for resistance in adult mosquitoes...
  3. pmc Field-caught permethrin-resistant Anopheles gambiae overexpress CYP6P3, a P450 that metabolises pyrethroids
    Pie Müller
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000286. 2008
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate the capacity of a P450 identified in wild A. gambiae to metabolise insecticides. The findings add to the understanding of the genetic basis of insecticide resistance in wild mosquito populations...
  4. pmc The Anopheles gambiae detoxification chip: a highly specific microarray to study metabolic-based insecticide resistance in malaria vectors
    Jean Philippe David
    Vector Research Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L35QA, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4080-4. 2005
    ..The applications of this detox chip and its potential contribution to malaria vector insecticide resistance management programs are discussed...
  5. pmc Transcription of detoxification genes after permethrin selection in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    K Saavedra-Rodriguez
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1685, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 21:61-77. 2012
    Changes in gene expression before, during and after five generations of permethrin laboratory selection were monitored in six strains of Aedes aegypti: five F(2)-F(3) collections from the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico and one F(2) from ..
  6. pmc Genome analysis of cytochrome P450s and their expression profiles in insecticide resistant mosquitoes, Culex quinquefasciatus
    Ting Yang
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e29418. 2011
    ..populations of mosquitoes (HAmCq and MAmCq), and field parental mosquitoes (HAmCq(G0) and MAmCq(G0)) and their permethrin selected offspring (HAmCq(G8) and MAmCq(G6))...
  7. ncbi Impact of permethrin-treated bed nets on entomologic indices in an area of intense year-round malaria transmission
    John E Gimnig
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:16-22. 2003
    The effect of permethrin-treated bed nets (ITNs) on malaria vectors was studied as part of a large-scale, randomized, controlled trial in western Kenya. Indoor resting densities of fed Anopheles gambiae s.l. and An...
  8. ncbi High-throughput assays for detection of the F1534C mutation in the voltage-gated sodium channel gene in permethrin-resistant Aedes aegypti and the distribution of this mutation throughout Thailand
    Jintana Yanola
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Trop Med Int Health 16:501-9. 2011
    To develop rapid monitoring tools to detect the F1534C permethrin-resistance mutation in domain IIIS6 of the Aedes aegypti voltage-gated sodium channel gene and determine the frequency and distribution of this mutation in Thailand.
  9. pmc Pesticide and insect repellent mixture (permethrin and DEET) induces epigenetic transgenerational inheritance of disease and sperm epimutations
    Mohan Manikkam
    Center for Reproductive Biology, School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4236, United States
    Reprod Toxicol 34:708-19. 2012
    ..The current study was designed to determine if a "pesticide mixture" (pesticide permethrin and insect repellent N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide, DEET) promotes epigenetic transgenerational inheritance of ..
  10. ncbi RNA interference-mediated knockdown of a cytochrome P450, CYP6BG1, from the diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella, reduces larval resistance to permethrin
    Ma Anita M Bautista
    Laboratory of Applied Entomology, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:38-46. 2009
    ..that a cytochrome P450, CYP6BG1, from Plutella xylostella was found to be overexpressed in 4th instars of a permethrin resistant strain and inducible in the susceptible counterpart...
  11. ncbi Gene expression in insecticide resistant and susceptible Anopheles gambiae strains constitutively or after insecticide exposure
    J Vontas
    Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology IMBB FORTH, Vassilika Vouton, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Insect Mol Biol 14:509-21. 2005
    ..Short-term (6 and 10 h) effects of exposure of the pyrethroid resistant RSP strain to permethrin were also detected...
  12. ncbi Insecticide resistance and its association with target-site mutations in natural populations of Anopheles gambiae from eastern Uganda
    Urvashi Ramphul
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1121-6. 2009
    ..sampled from two ecologically distinct breeding sites and exposed to WHO discriminating concentrations of DDT, permethrin, deltamethrin, bendiocarb and malathion. Survival rates to DDT were as high as 85...
  13. pmc Glutathione S-transferases as antioxidant defence agents confer pyrethroid resistance in Nilaparvata lugens
    J G Vontas
    School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Main College, Museum Avenue, P O Box 915, Cardiff CF10 3TL, Wales, UK
    Biochem J 357:65-72. 2001
    Selection of a laboratory colony of the brown planthopper Nilaparvata lugens with the pyrethroids permethrin and lambda-cyhalothrin increased its resistance to both insecticides...
  14. ncbi Application of 10% imidacloprid/50% permethrin to prevent Ehrlichia canis exposure in dogs under natural conditions
    Domenico Otranto
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Valenzano, Bari, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 153:320-8. 2008
    ..TBDs and it was the aim of the present study to evaluate the efficacy of a combination of imidacloprid 10% and permethrin 50% (ImPer) (Advantix; Bayer AG, Germany) in a spot-on formulation to control CME under field conditions...
  15. ncbi Modifications of pyrethroid effects associated with kdr mutation in Anopheles gambiae
    F Chandre
    Laboratoire de Lutte contre les Insectes Nuisibles, Institute for Research and Development IRD formerly ORSTOM, Montpellier, France
    Med Vet Entomol 14:81-8. 2000
    ..When adult mosquitoes were exposed to 0.25% permethrin-impregnated papers, the 50% and 95% knockdown times (KdT) were 23 and 42 min for SS females, compared with 40 ..
  16. ncbi A significant increase in kdr in Anopheles gambiae is associated with an intensive vector control intervention in Burundi highlands
    Natacha Protopopoff
    Department of Parasitology, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1479-87. 2008
    ..l.) was determined for six consecutive years within the framework of a vector control programme. Findings were also linked with the insecticide resistance status observed with bioassay in An. gambiae s.l. and An. funestus...
  17. ncbi Identification of a point mutation in the voltage-gated sodium channel gene of Kenyan Anopheles gambiae associated with resistance to DDT and pyrethroids
    H Ranson
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 9:491-7. 2000
    A field trial of permethrin-impregnated bednets and curtains was initiated in Western Kenya in 1990, and a strain of Anopheles gambiae showing reduced susceptibility to permethrin was colonized from this site in 1992...
  18. pmc Biochemical basis of permethrin resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from Lower Moshi, north-eastern Tanzania
    Johnson Matowo
    Pan African Malaria Vector Research Consortium www pamverc org
    Malar J 9:193. 2010
    ..In this study, metabolic-based mechanisms conferring permethrin (pyrethroid) resistance were investigated in Anopheles arabiensis of Lower Moshi, Kilimanjaro region of north-..
  19. ncbi Community-wide effects of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and malaria morbidity in western Kenya
    William A Hawley
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:121-7. 2003
    Spatial analyses of the effect of insecticide (permethrin)-treated bed nets (ITNs) on nearby households both with and without ITNs was performed in the context of a large-scale, group-randomized, controlled mortality trial in Asembo, ..
  20. ncbi Efficacy of a combination of 10% imidacloprid/50% permethrin for the prevention of leishmaniasis in kennelled dogs in an endemic area
    Domenico Otranto
    Department of Animal Health and Welfare, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Str Prov per Casamassima Km3, 70010 Valenzano Bari, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 144:270-8. 2007
    The efficacy of imidacloprid 10%and permethrin 50% (Advantix; Bayer AG, Germany) in a spot-on formulation was evaluated in the field as a control measure to prevent canine leishmaniasis (CanL) in dogs in an endemic area of southern Italy...
  21. ncbi Prevention of endemic canine vector-borne diseases using imidacloprid 10% and permethrin 50% in young dogs: a longitudinal field study
    D Otranto
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica e Zootecnia, Universita degli Studi di Bari, Valenzano, BA, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 172:323-32. 2010
    ..of and protection against CVBD-causing pathogens in dogs treated with a combination of imidacloprid 10% and permethrin 50% (ImPer)...
  22. pmc Multiple Cytochrome P450 genes: their constitutive overexpression and permethrin induction in insecticide resistant mosquitoes, Culex quinquefasciatus
    Nannan Liu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23403. 2011
    ..The P450 gene expression and induction by permethrin were compared for three different mosquito populations bearing different resistance phenotypes, ranging from ..
  23. ncbi Genetic mapping of genes conferring permethrin resistance in the malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae
    H Ranson
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Insect Mol Biol 13:379-86. 2004
    Resistance to permethrin in an East African population of the major malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae is multifactorial. A mutated sodium channel allele and enhanced insecticide metabolism contribute to the resistance phenotype...
  24. ncbi Over expression of a cytochrome P450 (CYP6P9) in a major African malaria vector, Anopheles Funestus, resistant to pyrethroids
    D A Amenya
    Vector Control Reference Unit, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, NHLS, Private bag X 4, Sandringham, 2131, South Africa
    Insect Mol Biol 17:19-25. 2008
    ..This gene is genetically linked to a major locus associated with pyrethroid resistance in this A. funestus population...
  25. pmc The transcriptome profile of the mosquito Culex quinquefasciatus following permethrin selection
    William R Reid
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e47163. 2012
    ..in mosquitoes Culex quinquefasciatus, we conducted a whole transcriptome analysis of Culex mosquitoes following permethrin selection...
  26. ncbi Differential resistance of insect sodium channels with kdr mutations to deltamethrin, permethrin and DDT
    Mark J Burton
    School of Biology, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG72RD, UK
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 41:723-32. 2011
    ..Treatment of the wild-type channel with deltamethrin (≥ 1 nM), permethrin (≥ 30 nM) or DDT (≥ 1 μM) resulted in hyperpolarizing shifts in V(50,act)...
  27. ncbi Evaluation of the efficacy of a topically administered combination of imidacloprid and permethrin against Phlebotomus perniciosus in dog
    Guadalupe Miró
    Departamento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Avda Puerta de Hierro s n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 143:375-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the repellent and insecticidal efficacy of imidacloprid 10% (w/v)/permethrin 50% (w/v) spot-on against sand flies (P. perniciosus) on dogs...
  28. ncbi The efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and morbidity in western Kenya I. Development of infrastructure and description of study site
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:3-9. 2003
    Randomized controlled trials in sub-Saharan Africa have shown that permethrin-treated bed nets and curtains reduce all-cause child mortality by 15-33% in areas with low or high but seasonal malaria transmission...
  29. pmc Spatio-temporal patterns in kdr frequency in permethrin and DDT resistant Anopheles gambiae s.s. from Uganda
    Katrijn Verhaeghen
    Department of Parasitology, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:566-73. 2010
    ..This study showed that kdr might have an epidemiological impact that could jeopardize the vector control strategies...
  30. pmc Synergy in efficacy of fungal entomopathogens and permethrin against West African insecticide-resistant Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes
    Marit Farenhorst
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University and Research Center, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e12081. 2010
    ..This study investigated the compatibility of the pyrethroid insecticide permethrin and two mosquito-pathogenic fungi, Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae, against a laboratory colony ..
  31. pmc Reduced bio-efficacy of permethrin EC impregnated bednets against an Anopheles gambiae strain with oxidase-based pyrethroid tolerance
    Josiane Etang
    Institute of Medical Research and Studies of Medicinal Plants IMPM, Ministry of Scientific Research and Technique, P, O, Box 6163, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Malar J 3:46. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate knockdown and killing effects of ITNs on a metabolic-based resistant or tolerant malaria vector strain...
  32. pmc Use of insecticide-treated clothes for personal protection against malaria: a community trial
    Elizabeth W Kimani
    African Population and Health Research Center APHRC, P, O, Box 10787 00100, GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
    Malar J 5:63. 2006
    ..The specific objectives were to determine the effect of using ITCs on the rate of infection with malaria parasites and the effect on indoor mosquito density...
  33. pmc Quantitative trait loci mapping of genome regions controlling permethrin resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Karla Saavedra-Rodriguez
    Department of Microbiology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1685, USA
    Genetics 180:1137-52. 2008
    The mosquito Aedes aegypti is the principal vector of dengue and yellow fever flaviviruses. Permethrin is an insecticide used to suppress Ae...
  34. ncbi Efficacy of dinotefuran-pyriproxyfen, dinotefuran-pyriproxyfen-permethrin and fipronil-(S)-methoprene topical spot-on formulations to control flea populations in naturally infested pets and private residences in Tampa, FL
    Michael W Dryden
    Dept of Diagnostic Medicine Pathobiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    Vet Parasitol 182:281-6. 2011
    ..00%, w/w) (DP) or dinotefuran (4.95%, w/w)/pyriproxyfen (0.44%, w/w)/permethrin (36.08%, w/w) (DPP) topical spot-on, respectively...
  35. pmc The effect of three environmental conditions on the fitness of cytochrome P450 monooxygenase-mediated permethrin resistance in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
    Melissa C Hardstone
    Department of Entomology, Comstock Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:42. 2009
    ..One strain (ISOP450) was permethrin resistant (due to P450-mediated detoxification) and one was a susceptible strain...
  36. ncbi Efficacy of 65% permethrin applied to dogs as a spot-on against Phlebotomus perniciosus
    R Molina
    Servicio de Parasitologia, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ctra Majadahonda Pozuelo s n, 28220 Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 187:529-33. 2012
    ..infantum. The present study was designed to test the efficacy of 65% permethrin applied to dogs as a spot-on against the sand fly vector Phlebotomus perniciosus...
  37. pmc The effect of ivermectin in seven strains of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) including a genetically diverse laboratory strain and three permethrin resistant strains
    K M Deus
    Colorado State University, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, 1692 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Med Entomol 49:356-63. 2012
    ..including a genetically diverse laboratory strain, three laboratory-selected permethrin-resistant strains, a standard reference strain, and two recently colonized strains were fed on human blood ..
  38. pmc Efficacy of Olyset® Plus, a new long-lasting insecticidal net incorporating permethrin and piperonyl-butoxide against multi-resistant malaria vectors [corrected]
    Cedric Pennetier
    Institut de recherche pour le developpement IRD, Maladies Infectieuses et Vecteurs, Ecologie, Genetique, Evolution et Contrôle MIVEGEC, UM1 UM2 CNRS 5290 IRD 224, Cotonou, Bénin Centre de Recherche Entomologique de Cotonou CREC, Cotonou, Benin
    PLoS ONE 8:e75134. 2013
    ..Olyset® Plus is a new long-lasting insecticidal net (LLIN) incorporating permethrin and a synergist, piperonyl butoxide (PBO), into its fibres in order to counteract metabolic-based pyrethroid ..
  39. ncbi Characterization of two novel cytochrome P450 genes in insecticide-resistant house-flies
    F Zhu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 17:27-37. 2008
    ..This evidence suggests the importance of CYP6A36 in detoxification of insecticides and evolution of insecticide resistance in ALHF...
  40. pmc Pinpointing P450s associated with pyrethroid metabolism in the dengue vector, Aedes aegypti: developing new tools to combat insecticide resistance
    Bradley J Stevenson
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1595. 2012
    ..Our aim was to confirm the role of CYP9J32 and other P450s in insecticide metabolism in order to identify potential diagnostic resistance markers...
  41. pmc Fungal infection counters insecticide resistance in African malaria mosquitoes
    Marit Farenhorst
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 8031, 6700 EH Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:17443-7. 2009
    ..Moreover, fungal infection reduced the expression of resistance to the key public health insecticides permethrin and dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane. Mosquitoes preinfected with B...
  42. pmc Pyrethroid resistance in the major malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis from Gwave, a malaria-endemic area in Zimbabwe
    Givemore Munhenga
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Zimbabwe, Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Malar J 7:247. 2008
    ..Following the recent detection of DDT resistance in Anopheles arabiensis in Gokwe, Zimbabwe, the underlying resistance mechanisms in this population were studied...
  43. ncbi Repellent efficacy of a combination containing imidacloprid and permethrin against sand flies (Phlebotomus papatasi) in dogs
    N Mencke
    Bayer AG, BHC Business Group Animal Health, D 51368 Leverkusen, Germany
    Parasitol Res 90:S108-11. 2003
    ..To prevent dogs from sand fly bites and thus transmission of Leishmania, an imidacloprid 10% w/v / permethrin 50% w/v combination was evaluated for its insecticidal and repellent efficacy...
  44. ncbi Comparative effects of permethrin-impregnated bednets and DDT house spraying on survival rates and oviposition interval of Anopheles farauti No. 1 (Diptera:Culicidae) in Solomon Islands
    J L Hii
    Department of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 89:521-9. 1995
    ..Houses in one of the villages were sprayed with DDT, another village was unsprayed but its inhabitants used permethrin-treated bednets and the third village was left completely untreated...
  45. pmc Cancer incidence among pesticide applicators exposed to permethrin in the Agricultural Health Study
    Jennifer A Rusiecki
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:581-6. 2009
    b>Permethrin is a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide widely used in agriculture, in public health, and in many U.S. homes and gardens.
  46. ncbi Insecticide resistance and cross-resistance in Alabama and Florida strains of Culex quinquefasciatus [correction]
    Huqi Liu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849 5413, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:408-13. 2004
    ..VBFmCq, HAmCq, and MAmCq larvae showed resistance to permethrin with resistance ratios of 13, 100, and 940, respectively, compared with the susceptible S-Lab strain...
  47. pmc Recent rapid rise of a permethrin knock down resistance allele in Aedes aegypti in México
    Gustavo Ponce Garcia
    Laboratorio de Entomologia Medica, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, San Nicolas de los Garza, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e531. 2009
    ..b>Permethrin is one of the most widely used active ingredients in insecticides for suppression of adult Ae. aegypti...
  48. ncbi The efficacy of permethrin-treated bed nets on child mortality and morbidity in western Kenya II. Study design and methods
    Penelope A Phillips-Howard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:10-5. 2003
    ..describes the study design and methods used in a large community-based, group-randomized, controlled trial of permethrin-treated bed nets (ITNs) in an area with intense, perennial malaria transmission in western Kenya conducted ..
  49. ncbi Use of isogenic strains indicates CYP9M10 is linked to permethrin resistance in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus
    M C Hardstone
    Department of Entomology, Comstock Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 0901, USA
    Insect Mol Biol 19:717-26. 2010
    Previous studies on a strain of Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus from Saudi Arabia indicated permethrin resistance was a result of cytochrome P450 mediated detoxification and kdr...
  50. ncbi Anopheles gambiae P450 reductase is highly expressed in oenocytes and in vivo knockdown increases permethrin susceptibility
    G J Lycett
    European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Meyerhofstrasse 1, Heidelberg D 69117, Germany
    Insect Mol Biol 15:321-7. 2006
    ..These flies showed enhanced sensitivity to permethrin, demonstrating a key role for abdominal/mid-gut P450s in pyrethroid metabolism, aiding the development of ..
  51. ncbi Impact of glyphosate and benzo[a]pyrene on the tolerance of mosquito larvae to chemical insecticides. Role of detoxification genes in response to xenobiotics
    Muhammad Asam Riaz
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Alpine LECA, UMR CNRS 5553, Equipe Perturbation Environnementales et Xenobiotiques, France
    Aquat Toxicol 93:61-9. 2009
    ..aromatic hydrocarbon benzo[a]pyrene on their subsequent tolerance to the chemical insecticides imidacloprid, permethrin and propoxur, detoxification enzyme activities and transcription of detoxification genes was investigated...
  52. ncbi Inheritance of permethrin resistance in Culex quinquefasciatus
    Ting Li
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Med Entomol 47:1127-34. 2010
    The toxicity of permethrin to different life stages of Culex quinquefasciatus (Say) was examined in three field insecticide resistant strains, HAmCq(G0), MAmCq(G0), and BAmCq(G0); two permethrin selected strains, HAmCq(G8) and MAmCq(G6); ..
  53. ncbi A novel amino acid substitution in a voltage-gated sodium channel is associated with knockdown resistance to permethrin in Aedes aegypti
    Cheng Chang
    Biotechnology Center, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 39:272-8. 2009
    To identify pertinent mutations associated with knockdown resistance to permethrin, the entire coding sequence of the voltage-gated sodium channel gene Aa-para was sequenced and analyzed from a Per-R strain with 190-fold resistance to ..
  54. pmc Co-up-regulation of three P450 genes in response to permethrin exposure in permethrin resistant house flies, Musca domestica
    Fang Zhu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    BMC Physiol 8:18. 2008
    ..The current study focuses on the characterization of individual P450 genes that are induced in response to permethrin treatment in permethrin resistant house flies.
  55. ncbi Resistance in the mosquito, Culex quinquefasciatus, and possible mechanisms for resistance
    Qiang Xu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, 301 Funchess Hall, Auburn University, Alabama 36849 5413, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 61:1096-102. 2005
    ..MAmCq(G0) and HAmCq(G0) were further selected in the laboratory with permethrin for one and three generations, respectively...
  56. ncbi Perceptions of bed nets and malaria prevention before and after a randomized controlled trial of permethrin-treated bed nets in western Kenya
    Jane A Alaii
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:142-8. 2003
    ..regarding bed nets and malaria was conducted before and after a randomized controlled trial of insecticide (permethrin)-treated bed nets (ITNs) in western Kenya...
  57. ncbi An observational study of 127 preschool children at their homes and daycare centers in Ohio: environmental pathways to cis- and trans-permethrin exposure
    Marsha K Morgan
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, USEPA, 109 T W Alexander Dr, MD E205 04, Research Triangle Park, NC 27713 4411, USA
    Environ Res 104:266-74. 2007
    The potential exposures of 127 preschool children to the pyrethroid insecticides, cis- and trans-permethrin, in their everyday environments were examined...
  58. pmc A highly efficacious pediculicide based on dimeticone: randomized observer blinded comparative trial
    Jorg Heukelbach
    Department of Community Health, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 8:115. 2008
    ..In this trial we assessed the efficacy of a product containing a high (92%) concentration of the silicone oil dimeticone (identical in composition to NYDA(R)), as compared to a 1% permethrin lotion.
  59. ncbi First report of permethrin-resistant Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) collected within the United States
    Robert J Miller
    USDA ARS, Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory, Moore Air Base, Building 6419, 22675 North Moorefield Road, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:308-15. 2007
    ..microplus (Canestrini) (Acari: Ixodidae), collected in Hidalgo County, TX, were determined to be resistant to permethrin. Discriminating dose (DD) tests at the LC99 and 2X the LC99 of susceptible ticks yielded lower than expected ..
  60. ncbi Evidence for a mass community effect of insecticide-treated bednets on the incidence of malaria on the Kenyan coast
    S C Howard
    Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3FY, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 94:357-60. 2000
    ..The effect was significant for areas at distances of up to 1.5 km away from each child...
  61. ncbi Effects of permethrin, cypermethrin and 3-phenoxybenzoic acid on rat sperm motility in vitro evaluated with computer-assisted sperm analysis
    Chen Yuan
    2005 Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, 140 Hanzhong Road, Nanjing Jiangsu 210029, PR China
    Toxicol In Vitro 24:382-6. 2010
    ..They are divided into two types: type I pyrethroids including permethrin, etc. and type II pyrethroids including cypermethrin, fenvalerate, cyfluthrin, etc...
  62. ncbi Circadian control of permethrin-resistance in the mosquito Aedes aegypti
    Yung Yu Yang
    Department of Plant Medicine, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
    J Insect Physiol 56:1219-23. 2010
    Daily fluctuation of permethrin-resistance was found in adult mosquito Aedes aegypti, the major vector of dengue viruses in Taiwan. We hypothesized there is a relationship between resistance and the circadian clock...
  63. ncbi The in vitro metabolism of a pyrethroid insecticide, permethrin, and its hydrolysis products in rats
    Yuri Nakamura
    Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Kasumi 1 2 3, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Toxicology 235:176-84. 2007
    The in vitro metabolism of permethrin and its hydrolysis products in rats was investigated. Cis- and trans-permethrin were mainly hydrolyzed by liver microsomes, and also by small-intestinal microsomes of rats...
  64. ncbi Stimulatory sublethal response of a generalist predator to permethrin: hormesis, hormoligosis, or homeostatic regulation?
    R N C Guedes
    Departamento de Biologia Animal, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Vicosa, MG 36571 000, Brazil
    J Econ Entomol 102:170-6. 2009
    ..02 to 172.00 ppb in addition to the control) of the pyrethroid permethrin topically applied to third instar nymphs of the spined soldier bug, Podisus distinctus (Stål) (Heteroptera: ..
  65. ncbi Acute toxicity of two pyrethroids, permethrin, and cypermethrin in neonatal and adult rats
    F Cantalamessa
    Institute of Pharmacology, University of Camerino, Italy
    Arch Toxicol 67:510-3. 1993
    ..aims specifically at obtaining a comparison of the acute toxicity of cypermethrin (CY), a type I pyrethroid, and permethrin (PERM), a type II pyrethroid, administered orally as a single dose to neonatal and adult rats, and at assessing ..
  66. pmc Single application of 4% dimeticone liquid gel versus two applications of 1% permethrin creme rinse for treatment of head louse infestation: a randomised controlled trial
    Ian F Burgess
    Medical Entomology Centre, Insect Research and Development Limited, 6 Quy Court, Colliers Lane, Stow cum Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AU, UK
    BMC Dermatol 13:5. 2013
    A previous study indicated that a single application of 4% dimeticone liquid gel was effective in treating head louse infestation. This study was designed to confirm this in comparison with two applications of 1% permethrin.
  67. ncbi Permethrin-treated chaddars and top-sheets: appropriate technology for protection against malaria in Afghanistan and other complex emergencies
    M Rowland
    HealthNet International, Peshawar, Pakistan
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 93:465-72. 1999
    ..Afghan refugee camp (population 3950) in north-western Pakistan had their chaddars and top-sheets treated with permethrin insecticide at a dosage of 1 g/m2 while a further 10% had their chaddars treated with placebo formulation...
  68. ncbi Insecticide-treated bednets to control dengue vectors: preliminary evidence from a controlled trial in Haiti
    Audrey Lenhart
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:56-67. 2008
    ..We investigated the efficacy of ITNs in reducing Aedes aegypti populations and dengue transmission...
  69. ncbi Culicoides species associated with sheep in the Netherlands and the effect of a permethrin insecticide
    Karien Griffioen
    Department of Equine Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Yalelaan 114, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet J 190:230-5. 2011
    ..2) the time of the day when they are most active; and (3) the effect of treatment of animals with a permethrin insecticide...
  70. pmc Dynamics of distribution and efficacy of different spot-on permethrin formulations in dogs artificially infested with Dermacentor reticulatus
    Johanna Lüssenhop
    Institute for Parasitology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation, Buenteweg 17, 30559, Hannover, Germany
    Parasit Vectors 4:45. 2011
    Varying reports concerning the duration and reliability of different permethrin preparations' efficacy can be found in the literature...
  71. ncbi Differences in development, glycogen, and lipid content associated with cytochrome P450-mediated permethrin resistance in Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    M C Hardstone
    Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Med Entomol 47:188-98. 2010
    ..alleles of two highly related strains of Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Say) SLAB (susceptible) and ISOP450 (permethrin resistant because of cytochrome P450-mediated detoxification) were placed in direct competition in the absence ..
  72. ncbi A cis-regulatory sequence driving metabolic insecticide resistance in mosquitoes: functional characterisation and signatures of selection
    Craig S Wilding
    Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 42:699-707. 2012
    ..element is found directly upstream of CYP9M10, a cytochrome P450 implicated previously in larval resistance to permethrin in the ISOP450 strain of Culex quinquefasciatus, but is absent from the equivalent genomic region of a ..
  73. pmc Evolutionary adaptation of the amino acid and codon usage of the mosquito sodium channel following insecticide selection in the field mosquitoes
    Qiang Xu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e47609. 2012
    ..of individuals between susceptible and resistant mosquito strains, between field parental mosquitoes and their permethrin selected offspring, and among different mosquito groups categorized by their levels of tolerance to specific ..
  74. pmc Extensive permethrin and DDT resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from eastern and central Sudan
    Yousif E Himeidan
    Entomology Unit, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Kassala, New Halfa, Sudan
    Parasit Vectors 4:154. 2011
    ..This study assessed resistance to permethrin and DDT in seven populations of Anopheles arabiensis from Sudan.
  75. ncbi Potential estrogenic and antiandrogenic effects of permethrin in rats
    Soon Sun Kim
    National Institute of Toxicological Research, Korea Food and Drug Administration, Seoul, Korea
    J Reprod Dev 51:201-10. 2005
    ..b>Permethrin, a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide, is used worldwide, which provides potential environmental exposure...
  76. ncbi Resistance of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in 2006 to pyrethroid insecticides in Indonesia and its association with oxidase and esterase levels
    Intan Ahmad
    School of Life Sciences and Technology, Bandung Institute of Technology, Jalan Ganesha No 10, Bandung 40132, Indonesia
    Pak J Biol Sci 10:3688-92. 2007
    ..e., Bandung, Palembang and Surabaya, were tested to determine their resistance status to pyrethroid (permethrin and deltamethrin) and also the resistance mechanisms regarding three detoxifying enzymes, i.e...
  77. ncbi Permethrin induces overexpression of cytochrome c oxidase subunit 3 in Aedes aegypti
    Julia W Pridgeon
    Center for Medical, Agricultural, and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, 1600 SW, 23rd Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:810-9. 2009
    ..of cytochrome c oxidase subunit 3 (CO3) were studied in Aedes aegypti in response to treatment with acetone, permethrin, and fipronil. The transcriptional levels of CO3 were significantly (P < 0.05) higher in acetone-treated Ae...
  78. ncbi Enzymes-based resistant mechanism in pyrethroid resistant and susceptible Aedes aegypti strains from northern Thailand
    Puckavadee Somwang
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Parasitol Res 109:531-7. 2011
    Previous studies have shown that permethrin resistance in our selected PMD-R strain of Aedes aegypti from Chiang Mai, Thailand, was associated with a homozygous mutation in the knockdown resistance (kdr) gene and other mechanisms...
  79. ncbi An observer-blinded study of 1% permethrin creme rinse with and without adjunctive combing in patients with head lice
    Terri L Meinking
    Department of Dermatology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    J Pediatr 141:665-70. 2002
    To determine if NIX (Warner Lambert Healthcare, Morris Plains, NJ) 1% Permethrin Creme Rinse Lice Treatment (1% PLT) without combing will effectively treat >/=95% of patients on day 2 or on day 15; to determine whether combing influences ..
  80. ncbi Efficacy of permethrin treated long-lasting insecticidal nets on malaria transmission and observations on the perceived side effects, collateral benefits and human safety in a hyperendemic tribal area of Orissa, India
    Surya K Sharma
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Station, Rourkela 769002, Orissa, India
    Acta Trop 112:181-7. 2009
    ..conducted on the efficacy of Olyset nets-a long-lasting insecticidal net (LLIN) factory treated with 2% (w/w) permethrin on malaria transmission in an area under the influence of pyrethroid susceptible vector species Anopheles ..
  81. ncbi Susceptibility of Anopheles gambiae s.l. to DDT, malathion, permethrin and deltamethrin in Ethiopia
    Alemayehu Abate
    Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 16:486-91. 2011
    To assess the susceptibility/resistance level of Anopheles gambiae s.l. to DDT, malathion, permethrin and deltamethrin in different parts of Ethiopia.
  82. ncbi Evaluation of 65% permethrin spot-on and deltamethrin-impregnated collars for canine Leishmania infantum infection prevention
    E Ferroglio
    Dipartimento di Produzioni Animali, Epidemiologia ed Ecologia, Universita di Torino, Via L Da Vinci, 44 10095 Grugliasco, Italy
    Zoonoses Public Health 55:145-8. 2008
    During the 2004 and 2005 sand fly seasons, we evaluated the efficacy of a 65% spot-on solution of permethrin (Exspot, Schering & Plough) and deltamethrin-impregnated collar (Scalibor, Intervet) in reducing Leishmania infantum ..
  83. ncbi Evaluation of an imidacloprid (8.8% w/w)--permethrin (44.0% w/w) topical spot-on and a fipronil (9.8% w/w)--(S)-methoprene (8.8% w/w) topical spot-on to repel, prevent attachment, and kill adult Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Dermacentor variabilis ticks on
    M W Dryden
    Department of Diagnostic Medicine Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Vet Ther 7:187-98. 2006
    This study evaluated the effectiveness of two topical spot-on formulations, imidacloprid (8.8% w/w)--permethrin (44.0% w/w) and fipronil (9.8% w/w)--(S)-methoprene (8...
  84. ncbi Evaluation of 65% permethrin spot-on for prevention of canine visceral leishmaniasis: effect on disease prevalence and the vectors (Diptera: Psychodidae) in a hyperendemic area
    Juliana Haddad Giffoni
    Zoonosis Control Center, Corumba, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
    Vet Ther 3:485-92. 2002
    A study was designed to examine the effect of 65% permethrin spot-on on the prevalence of canine visceral leishmaniasis and the abundance of sand flies in two neighborhoods in Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil known to have a high ..
  85. ncbi The synaptosomal membrane bound ATPase as a target for the neurotoxic effects of pyrethroids, permethrin and cypermethrin
    Irma Kakko
    Medical School, 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Chemosphere 51:475-80. 2003
    ..the membrane bound integral protein ATPase was studied as a biomarker for the membrane effect of the pyrethroids permethrin and cypermethrin. Male Sprague-Dawley rats were used for cerebral synaptosome preparation...
  86. pmc Functional expression of Drosophila para sodium channels. Modulation by the membrane protein TipE and toxin pharmacology
    J W Warmke
    Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Merck Research Laboratories, Rahway, New Jersey 07065, USA
    J Gen Physiol 110:119-33. 1997
    ..are >10-fold more sensitive to block by tetrodotoxin; and (c) modification by the pyrethroid insecticide permethrin is >100-fold more potent for Para than for rat brain type IIA sodium channels...
  87. pmc Changes in pest infestation levels, self-reported pesticide use, and permethrin exposure during pregnancy after the 2000-2001 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency restriction of organophosphates
    Megan K Williams
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1681-8. 2008
    ..The mix of active pesticide ingredients is changing in response to 2000-2001 regulations restricting use of the organophosphorus insecticides chlorpyrifos and diazinon...
  88. ncbi Distribution of the members of Anopheles gambiae and pyrethroid knock-down resistance gene (kdr) in Guinea-Bissau, West Africa
    K R Dabire
    Laboratoire de parasitologie et d entomologie médicale, IRSS Centre Muraz BP 390 Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 101:119-23. 2008
    ..mangrove to savannah ii) to evaluate the insecticide susceptibility status of these malaria vectors exposed to permethrin 0...
  89. ncbi Factors affecting use of permethrin-treated bed nets during a randomized controlled trial in western Kenya
    Jane A Alaii
    Centre for Vector Biology and Control Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:137-41. 2003
    Adherence with permethrin-treated bed net (ITN) use and their proper deployment was directly observed in 2,178 individuals (784 households) participating in a large-scale trial of ITNs on child mortality in western Kenya...
  90. ncbi A new tool for malaria prevention?: Results of a trial of permethrin-impregnated bedsheets (shukas) in an area of unstable transmission
    Kate MacIntyre
    Tulane University SPHTM, New Orleans, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:157-60. 2003
    ..Netting is expensive and impractical for many communities. Here we present the findings of a community-based trial of impregnated bedsheets (shukas) in Kenya...
  91. ncbi Toxicological and molecular characterization of pyrethroid-resistant horn flies, Haematobia irritans: identification of kdr and super-kdr point mutations
    F D Guerrero
    USDA ARS Knipling Bushland U S Livestock Insects Research Laboratory, Kerrville, TX 78028, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 27:745-55. 1997
    Two pyrethroid-resistant strains of horn flies were found to be 17- and 688-fold more resistant to permethrin and 17- and 11,300-fold more resistant to cyhalothrin than a susceptible control strain...
  92. ncbi Use and toxicity of pyrethroid pesticides in the Central Valley, California, USA
    Erin L Amweg
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3140, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:966-72. 2005
    ..79 microg/g OC), esfenvalerate (0.89 microg/g OC), cyfluthrin (1.08 microg/g OC), and permethrin (4.87 microg/g OC)...
  93. ncbi Determinants of the Permethrin Impregnated Bednets (PIB) in the Republic of Benin: the role of women in the acquisition and utilization of PIBs
    S Rashed
    Pediatrics Department, Universities of Montreal Hôpital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 49:993-1005. 1999
    ..This study considers the factors determining Permethrin Impregnated Bednets (PIB) use in the context of a PIB promotion project in a rural area of Benin undertaken ..
  94. ncbi Complete inhibition of spontaneous activity in neuronal networks in vitro by deltamethrin and permethrin
    T J Shafer
    Neurotoxicology Division, MD B105 05, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:203-12. 2008
    ..To characterize better pyrethroid actions at the network level, effects of the Type I pyrethroid permethrin (PM) and the Type II pyrethroid deltamethrin (DM) on spontaneous glutamate network-dependent spikes and bursts ..
  95. ncbi Insecticide susceptibility tests of Anopheles minimus s.l., Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus, and Culex quinquefasciatus in northern Thailand
    Pradya Somboon
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:87-93. 2003
    ..The results revealed that, in general, An. minimus s.l. was still susceptible to DDT and permethrin, except in some areas where a slight increase in tolerance to DDT was observed. Ae. aegypti and Ae...
  96. pmc Human carboxylesterases HCE1 and HCE2: ontogenic expression, inter-individual variability and differential hydrolysis of oseltamivir, aspirin, deltamethrin and permethrin
    Dongfang Yang
    Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Center for Pharmacogenomics and Molecular Therapy, University of Rhode Island Kingston, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Biochem Pharmacol 77:238-47. 2009
    ....
  97. ncbi Dynamics of insecticide resistance in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae s.l. from an area of extensive cotton cultivation in Northern Cameroon
    M Chouaibou
    Laboratoire de Recherche sur le Paludisme, Organisation de Coordination pour la Lutte Contre les Endemies en Afrique Centrale, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Trop Med Int Health 13:476-86. 2008
    ..l. populations to the four chemical groups of insecticides used in public health and agriculture, in close match with the large-scale cotton spraying programme implemented in the cotton-growing area of North Cameroon...
  98. ncbi Evaluation of the poultry red mite, Dermanyssus gallinae (Acari: Dermanyssidae) susceptibility to some acaricides in field populations from Italy
    M Marangi
    Dipartimento PrIME and Centro Interdipartimentale Bioagromed, Facolta di Agraria, Universita degli Studi di Foggia, 71100, Foggia, Italy
    Exp Appl Acarol 48:11-8. 2009
    ..for their susceptibility to acaricide formulations available on the market, containing amitraz, carbaryl and permethrin. A minimum of 3,000 mites of all stages were collected from each farm and were tested with five acaricide ..
  99. ncbi The household-level economics of using permethrin-treated bed nets to prevent malaria in children less than five years of age
    Martin I Meltzer
    Office of Surveillance, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:149-60. 2003
    We measured the two-week household-level economic impact of insecticide (permethrin)-treated bed nets (ITNs) used to prevent malaria among children less than five years of age in Asembo, Kenya...
  100. ncbi Multimedia measurements and activity patterns in an observational pilot study of nine young children
    Nicolle S Tulve
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, US EPA, MD E205 04, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:31-44. 2008
    ..Cis-permethrin, trans-permethrin, and cypermethrin were measured in all nine homes...
  101. ncbi Comparative evaluation of new synergists containing a butynyl-type synergophore group and piperonyl butoxide derivatives
    L Pap
    Agro-Chemie Ltd, Budapest, H-1780, PO Box 49, Budapest, Hungary
    Pest Manag Sci 57:186-90. 2001
    ..butoxide (PBO) and MB-599 (proposed common name: verbutin) were synthesized and investigated as carbofuran and permethrin synergists against housefly, Musca domestica L...

Research Grants22

  1. Memory and Mood Enhancing Therapies for Gulf War Illness
    Ashok K Shetty; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Intake of the prophylactic drug pyridostigmine bromide (PB), prolonged exposure to pesticides (such as DEET and permethrin), and the combat-related stress during the Persian Gulf War-1 are believed to be the underlying causes of Gulf ..
  2. Characterization of the sodium channel mutations involved in insecticide resistan
    Nannan Liu; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..in 2 mosquito lines, and in 16 groups of mosquitoes that will be treated with different concentrations of permethrin. This characterization will determine which mutations or mutation combinations are involved in pyrethroid ..
  3. Characterizing the role of the 22 up-regulated genes in mosquito resistance
    Nannan Liu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..activity, and protein expression in each of the 22 up-regulated genes in the susceptible S-Lab strain;the field permethrin-resistant strains of HAmCqG0, MAmCqG0, and BAmCqG0;8 generations of permethrin-selected HAmCqG0 offspring (..
  4. Preventing exposure to ticks and tick-borne illness in outdoor workers
    STEVEN RICHARD MESHNICK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Unfortunately, adherence to these procedures is poor. Recently, a factory-based method for long- lasting permethrin impregnation of clothing has been developed which allows clothing to retain insecticidal activity for over 70 ..
  5. Prevention of mosquito-borne illness through manipulation of the CO2 receptor
    Michelle Brown; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Current mosquito repellents, such as Permethrin and DEET, have been shown to be too costly and mosquitoes can eventually develop resistance to them...
  6. HYDROLYTIC ENZYMES IN THE METABOLISM OF TOXINS
    Bruce Hammock; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The esterases primarily responsible for the hydrolysis of the insecticides permethrin and malathion are being purified, cloned and expressed in objective III...
  7. SPECIES BOUNDARIES IN THE ANOPHELES GAMBIAE COMPLEX
    Nora Besansky; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Here, traditional methods of vector control have been least effective, and the mitigating role of permethrin-impregnated bednets is threatened by emergence of permethrin resistance in the primary vector, Anopheles gambiae...
  8. IMMUNOTOXICITY OF DERMAL PERMETHRIN & CIS UROCANIC ACID
    Steven Holladay; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..proposal considers immunotoxicity resulting from combined dermal exposure to a common pyrethroid insecticide (permethrin) and to cis-urcanic acid (cUCA, an isomerization product of trans-UCA and sunlight)...
  9. Quantitating Absorption of Complex Chemical Mixtures
    Jim Riviere; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. IMMUNE PROTECTION AGAINST MNU-INDUCTED DIGITAL DEFECTS
    MARY PRATER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This research under the guidance of Drs. Steven Holladay and Eric Wong at Virginia Tech...
  11. INTERVENTIONS FOR VISUAL LOSS IN NURSING HOME RESIDENTS
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This trial will answer timely questions of the impact on the functional status of the most frail elderly of modest, potentially sustainable inputs into improving the appropriate utilization of eye care services. ..
  12. Molecular Regulation of Primary Dendritogenesis
    Pamela Lein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Comparative In Vivo Biodistribution of Characterized Manufactured Nanomaterials
    Nancy A Monteiro Riviere; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These coordinated studies will provide data to link physical chemical characterizations to in vivo MNM disposition. ..
  14. Genetic damage in the sperm and blood of workers exposed to benzene
    Brenda Eskenazi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Lastly, this study is one of the first to investigate the relative sensitivities of sperm and blood cells to chromosomal defects induced by benzene. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Use of an Amphibian as an Alternative Model to Evaluate Effects of Contaminants o
    Michelle Boone; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Yearly Mass Treatment C. Trachomatis: When Can We Stop?
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. TRIAL OF ANTIBIOTICS TO REDUCE RECURRENT TRICHIASIS
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Who drives safely? Visual/cognitive predictors in Elders
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study will provide critical data on the interactive role of vision, visual attention, and cognition in changing older persons driving behaviors, and the resulting effect on driver errors and risk of crashes. ..
  19. Latino Eye Health: A Communication Strategy for Diabetes
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improvements in eye care seeking behaviors should help in avoiding visual loss from diabetic retinopathy and macula edema, the leading causes of visual loss in the working age Latino population. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Cataract: Health Disparity for Older African-Americans
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These data will advance the goal of reducing health disparity in visual disability from cataract among older African Americans. ..
  21. AMD AND RISK FACTORS IN A HISPANIC POPULATION
    Sheila West; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such data will advance our understanding of the magnitude of AMD in this ethnic group, and the way in which risk factors relate to AMD in different populations. ..