pest control

Summary

Summary: The reduction or regulation of the population of noxious, destructive, or dangerous insects or other animals.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Integrated pest management (IPM): definition, historical development and implementation, and the other IPM
    Lester E Ehler
    Department of Entomology, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 62:787-9. 2006
  2. ncbi Biopesticides
    Daniel L Sudakin
    Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA
    Toxicol Rev 22:83-90. 2003
  3. ncbi Ecoinformatics for integrated pest management: expanding the applied insect ecologist's tool-kit
    Jay A Rosenheim
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:331-42. 2011
  4. pmc Household pesticide contamination from indoor pest control applications in urban low-income public housing dwellings: a community-based participatory research
    Chensheng Lu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Landmark Center West Boston Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:2018-25. 2013
  5. ncbi An infestation of 2,055 brown recluse spiders (Araneae: Sicariidae) and no envenomations in a Kansas home: implications for bite diagnoses in nonendemic areas
    Richard S Vetter
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Med Entomol 39:948-51. 2002
  6. pmc Application of the industrial hygiene hierarchy of controls to prioritize and promote safer methods of pest control: a case study
    Justine Lew Weinberg
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:53-62. 2009
  7. ncbi Landscape structure influences modularity patterns in farm food webs: consequences for pest control
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecol Appl 21:516-24. 2011
  8. ncbi The use of aerial spraying to eliminate tsetse from the Okavango Delta of Botswana
    P M Kgori
    Tsetse Control Division, Maun, Botswana
    Acta Trop 99:184-99. 2006
  9. ncbi Pesticide poisoning of farm workers-implications of blood test results from Vietnam
    Susmita Dasgupta
    Development Economics Research Group, Infrastructure and Environment Unit, World Bank, 1818 H Street, Washington, DC MSN2 205, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 210:121-32. 2007
  10. pmc The population genetics of using homing endonuclease genes in vector and pest management
    Anne Deredec
    NERC Centre for Population Biology, Department of Biology, Imperial College London, Ascot, Berks, United Kingdom
    Genetics 179:2013-26. 2008

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  1. ncbi Integrated pest management (IPM): definition, historical development and implementation, and the other IPM
    Lester E Ehler
    Department of Entomology, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 62:787-9. 2006
  2. ncbi Biopesticides
    Daniel L Sudakin
    Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA
    Toxicol Rev 22:83-90. 2003
    ..More recent developments in microbial pest control include the utilisation of other bacterial and fungal species that may competitively inhibit the growth of ..
  3. ncbi Ecoinformatics for integrated pest management: expanding the applied insect ecologist's tool-kit
    Jay A Rosenheim
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:331-42. 2011
    ..Experimental, observational, and ecoinformatics-based approaches may, if used together, provide more efficient solutions to problems in pest management than can any single approach, used in isolation...
  4. pmc Household pesticide contamination from indoor pest control applications in urban low-income public housing dwellings: a community-based participatory research
    Chensheng Lu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Landmark Center West Boston Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:2018-25. 2013
    ..S. should accentuate the need for alternative pest management programs that incorporate safer and more sustainable protocols for pest controls...
  5. ncbi An infestation of 2,055 brown recluse spiders (Araneae: Sicariidae) and no envenomations in a Kansas home: implications for bite diagnoses in nonendemic areas
    Richard S Vetter
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Med Entomol 39:948-51. 2002
    ..Despite this, physicians from nonendemic recluse areas often diagnose brown recluse bites which, therefore, are unlikely to be correct...
  6. pmc Application of the industrial hygiene hierarchy of controls to prioritize and promote safer methods of pest control: a case study
    Justine Lew Weinberg
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:53-62. 2009
    ..advisors, conventional and organic growers, equipment manufacturers, county agricultural commissioners, pest control advisors, regulatory agencies, and others...
  7. ncbi Landscape structure influences modularity patterns in farm food webs: consequences for pest control
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, United Kingdom
    Ecol Appl 21:516-24. 2011
    ..between species that utilize similar habitats, then ecosystem services to the crop components of the landscape, such as pest control by parasitoids originating in the non-crop vegetation, are less likely to occur on these farms.
  8. ncbi The use of aerial spraying to eliminate tsetse from the Okavango Delta of Botswana
    P M Kgori
    Tsetse Control Division, Maun, Botswana
    Acta Trop 99:184-99. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi Pesticide poisoning of farm workers-implications of blood test results from Vietnam
    Susmita Dasgupta
    Development Economics Research Group, Infrastructure and Environment Unit, World Bank, 1818 H Street, Washington, DC MSN2 205, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 210:121-32. 2007
    ..The provincial effects highlight the potential importance of negative externalities, and suggest that future research on pesticide-related damage should include information on local water, air and soil contamination...
  10. pmc The population genetics of using homing endonuclease genes in vector and pest management
    Anne Deredec
    NERC Centre for Population Biology, Department of Biology, Imperial College London, Ascot, Berks, United Kingdom
    Genetics 179:2013-26. 2008
    ..This strategy is probably less susceptible to escape mutants, especially when multiple X shredders are used...
  11. ncbi Comparison of pesticide levels in carpet dust and self-reported pest treatment practices in four US sites
    Joanne S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 8112, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:74-83. 2004
    ..Dust sampling provides an objective measure of specific compounds to which a person may have been exposed through personal use of a pesticide or by drift-in or track-in from outside, and avoids recall bias...
  12. pmc Surveillance study of vector species on board passenger ships, risk factors related to infestations
    Varvara A Mouchtouri
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    BMC Public Health 8:100. 2008
    ..Pest species, ship areas facilitating infestations, and different risk factors related to infestations were identified in 21 ferries...
  13. ncbi Determinants of cockroach and mouse exposure and associations with asthma in families and elderly individuals living in New York City public housing
    Ginger L Chew
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:502-13. 2006
    ..Asthma prevalence is high in the inner city, and morbidity has been associated with cockroach and mouse allergens...
  14. ncbi Pesticide sales in low-income, minority neighborhoods
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Community Health 29:231-44. 2004
    ..The EPA's phase-outs have nearly eliminated sales of chlorpyrifos, but the diazinon phase-out appears to be less effective...
  15. ncbi Do differences in food web structure between organic and conventional farms affect the ecosystem service of pest control?
    Sarina Macfadyen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol, UK
    Ecol Lett 12:229-38. 2009
    ..in robustness to simulated species loss and we found no difference in percentage parasitism (natural pest control) across a variety of host species...
  16. ncbi Bedbugs: an old menace bites back
    Greg Laukhuf
    University Hospitals of Cleveland in Ohio, USA
    RN 70:29-32. 2007
  17. pmc Urban pest control operators in Australia
    Ewan MacFarlane
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 64:422-7. 2007
  18. ncbi Pesticide loadings of select organophosphate and pyrethroid pesticides in urban public housing
    Rhona Julien
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:167-74. 2008
    ..Detection of several pesticides including banned or restricted use products in some public housing units, underscore the need for alternative pest management strategies that embrace the safe and judicious use of pest control products.
  19. ncbi Neuropeptide receptors as possible targets for development of insect pest control agents
    Matthias B Van Hiel
    Zoological Institute, Katholieke Unversitet Leuven, Belgium
    Adv Exp Med Biol 692:211-26. 2010
    ..a severe impact on human welfare and environment and thus force us to continuously develop novel agents for pest control. Neuropeptides constitute a very versatile class of bioactive messenger molecules that initiate and/or regulate ..
  20. ncbi Pyrethroids used indoor-ambient monitoring of pyrethroids following a pest control operation
    Gabriele Leng
    Institute of Hygiene, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 208:193-9. 2005
    ..particles (PM) were sampled before (T1) and 1 day (T2), 4-6 months (T3) as well as 10-12 months (T4) after a pest control operation (PCO)...
  21. ncbi Cancer incidence and mortality in a historical cohort of Australian pest control workers
    E Macfarlane
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne Victoria 3004, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 66:818-23. 2009
    To determine the rates of mortality and incident cancer in a historical cohort of pest control operators.
  22. ncbi Pyrethroids used indoors--biological monitoring of exposure to pyrethroids following an indoor pest control operation
    Gabriele Leng
    Institute of Hygiene, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 206:85-92. 2003
    ..57 persons before (T1) as well as 1 day (T2), 3 days (T3), 4-6 months (T4), and 10-12 months (T5) following a pest control operation (PCO) with pyrethroid containing products such as cyfluthrin, cypermethrin, deltamethrin or ..
  23. pmc Ecological approaches and the development of "truly integrated" pest management
    M B Thomas
    Leverhulme Unit for Population Biology and Biological Control, Natural Environment Research Council Centre for Population Biology and CABI Bioscience, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berks, SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:5944-51. 1999
    ..suggests that such approaches rarely yield satisfactory results and are unlikely to provide sustainable pest control solutions for the future...
  24. ncbi Survey of pest infestation, asthma, and allergy in low-income housing
    Changlu Wang
    Department of Entomology, Purdue University, 901 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Community Health 33:31-9. 2008
    ..To characterize the levels of pest infestation, residents' attitudes toward pest control, and the relationships among cockroaches, mice, cockroach allergen level, asthma and allergy rate in public ..
  25. ncbi Biological monitoring of pyrethroid exposure of pest control workers in Japan
    Dong Wang
    Department of Radiological and Medical Laboratory Sciences, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:509-14. 2007
    Synthetic pyrethroids such as cypermethrin, deltamethrin and permethrin, which are usually used in pest control operations, are metabolized to 3-phenoxybenzoic acid (3-PBA) and excreted in urine...
  26. pmc Vector-borne disease problems in rapid urbanization: new approaches to vector control
    A B Knudsen
    Division of Control of Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 70:1-6. 1992
    ..In this way, vector control becomes a by-product of human development in the city environment. This is now a true challenge...
  27. ncbi Assessment of solar photocatalysis to purify on-site rinse waters from tractor cisterns used in grapevine pest control: field experimentation
    P Pichat
    Laboratoire Photocatalyse, Catalyse et Environnement, CNRS UMR IFoS, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, Ecully, France
    Water Sci Technol 52:223-30. 2005
    ..These field experiments have also demonstrated that the purifying prototype is robust, and easy to install and use on site by the wine grower...
  28. ncbi Alternative management tactics for control of Phyllotreta cruciferae and Phyllotreta striolata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) on Brassica rapa in Massachusetts
    C L Andersen
    Division of Entomology, Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Science, University of Massachusetts, Agricultural Engineering Building, 250 Natural Resources Rd, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:803-10. 2006
    ..Removal of the outer two leaves of individual B. rapa plants reduced the total number of holes per plant by 40%, while only removing 15% of the leaf area...
  29. ncbi Direct and indirect impacts of integrated pest management on pesticide use: a case of rice agriculture in Java, Indonesia
    Joko Mariyono
    AVRDC ACIAR Integrated Disease Management Project, Tegal Indonesia
    Pest Manag Sci 64:1069-73. 2008
    ..This study aims to estimate the models of demand for pesticides and to analyse the impact of IPM technology on pesticide use. Aggregate cross-section time series data from 1990-1998 are used...
  30. ncbi [Techniques of diseases, insect pests and weeds control and their efficacy in bio-rational rice production]
    Baotong Li
    College of Agronomy, Jiangxi Agricultural University, Nanchang 330045, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 15:111-5. 2004
    ..The residue of pesticides in rice was lower in the bio-control area than in the chemical control area, according with the demands of health target of green food...
  31. ncbi Mitigating exotic impacts: restoring deer mouse populations elevated by an exotic food subsidy
    Dean E Pearson
    Rocky Mountain Research Station, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, Montana 59801, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:321-34. 2008
    ..This work illustrates the importance of mechanistic understandings of community and population ecology for improving invasive species management...
  32. ncbi Tolerance of Steinernema feltiae (Rhabditida: Steinernematidae) to agrochemical products
    R Campos-Herrera
    Departamento de Agroecologia, Centro de Ciencias Medioambientales CCMA CSIC, C Serrano 115 dpdo, Madrid 28006, Spain
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:693-6. 2007
  33. ncbi Optimization of metam sodium application by rotary spading injection
    W T Runia
    Applied Plant Research, P O Box 430, 8200 AK Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:687-91. 2007
    ..Although on this heavy infested field it was not possible to grow carrots without symptoms, after 600 l Monam the percentage of carrots without root-knot symptoms (net yield) was statistically higher than after 300 l Monam...
  34. ncbi Comparison of toxicological impacts of integrated and chemical pest management in Mediterranean greenhouses
    A Anton
    Departament de Technologia Horticola, Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentària, Centre de Cabrils, Ctra de Cabrils s n 08348, Cabrils, Barcelona, Spain
    Chemosphere 54:1225-35. 2004
    ..This means that both CPM and IPM could be improved by a careful selection of pesticides. In order to improve the relative impact calculations, future research in pesticide transfer to food will be necessary...
  35. ncbi Defence against multiple enemies
    K Poitrineau
    Génétique et Environnement, ISEM, Universite Montpellier II, Montpellier 5, France
    J Evol Biol 16:1319-27. 2003
    ..We discuss possible implications of the existence of multiple enemies for conservation biology, biological control and chemical control...
  36. ncbi Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte: inconspicuous leaf beetle--formidable challenges to agriculture
    Hans E Hummel
    Justus Liebig University Giessen, Department of Organic Agriculture Karl Glöckner Strasse 21 C, DE 35394 Giessen, Germany
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:7-32. 2007
    ..The really unsolved question remains how to manage WCR sensibly, economically, and sustainably, and how and where to train a new generation of capable, reliable, all round entomological pest managers needed for the future...
  37. ncbi Estimation of dynamic rate parameters in insect populations undergoing sublethal exposure to pesticides
    H T Banks
    Center for Research in Scientific Computation, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 8205, USA
    Bull Math Biol 69:2139-80. 2007
    ..We use this continuous model to estimate time-dependent mortality parameters in an ordinary least-squares technique. Confidence intervals are given and results from tests for statistical significance of added parameters are presented...
  38. ncbi The emerging field of chemical genetics: potential applications for pesticide discovery
    Terence A Walsh
    Dow AgroSciences, 9330 Zionsville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46268, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 63:1165-71. 2007
    ..Some of the advantages and challenges in using chemical genetics approaches are reviewed...
  39. ncbi A situation in which a local nontoxic refuge promotes pest resistance to toxic crops
    Jemal Mohammed-Awel
    Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA 31698, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 71:131-46. 2007
    ..We provide formulas for some important boundaries in parameter space...
  40. ncbi United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service research on alternatives to methyl bromide: pre-plant and post-harvest
    Sally M Schneider
    USDA ARS, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center, Parlier, CA 93648, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:814-26. 2003
    ..Good progress on short-term alternatives is being made. These will be used as the foundation of integrated management systems which begin with pre-plant management decisions and continue through post-harvest processing...
  41. ncbi Perennial grass rotation: an effective and challenging tactic for nematode management with many other positive effects
    Tawainga W Katsvairo
    University of Florida North Florida Research and Education Center, Quincy, Florida 32351, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 62:793-6. 2006
  42. ncbi Contribution of non-agricultural pesticides to pesticide load in surface water
    Christian Skark
    Institut für Wasserforschung GmbH Dortmund, Zum Kellerbach 46, 58239 Schwerte, Germany
    Pest Manag Sci 60:525-30. 2004
    ..2% of the estimated amount applied annually in the investigated catchments. Non-agricultural pesticide use contributed more than two-thirds of the whole observed pesticide load in the tributaries and at least one-third in the River Ruhr...
  43. ncbi Weed control on hard surfaces in The Netherlands
    Corné Kempenaar
    Plant Research International, PO Box 16, NL 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 60:595-9. 2004
    ..Both approaches can be effective...
  44. ncbi Insecticides and arable weeds: effects on germination and seedling growth
    M E Hanley
    School of Biological Science, University of Southampton, UK
    Ecotoxicology 14:483-90. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi Economic evaluation of the effects of planting date and application rate of imidacloprid for management of cereal aphids and barley yellow dwarf in winter wheat
    T A Royer
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Econ Entomol 98:95-102. 2005
    ....
  46. ncbi Cover crops and natural vegetation mulch effect achieved by mechanical management with lateral rotary mower in weed population dynamics in citrus
    Héctor Alonso San Martín Matheis
    Crop Science Department, ESALQ USP, Piracicaba, Brasil
    J Environ Sci Health B 40:185-90. 2005
    ..It was observed that the natural infestation showed a better weed control when compared with the other treatments, and that the broadcast fertilization, regardless of coverage used, presented a lower number of weeds...
  47. ncbi Strategies for management of Sicyos polyacanthus Cogn. (Cucurbitaceae) in sugarcane crops of Tucumán, Argentina
    Salvador Chaila
    Facultad de Agronomía y Zootecnia, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina
    J Environ Sci Health B 40:145-50. 2005
    ..It appears that fallow, mulching, and rotation of crops is fundamental for eliminating seeds that live short time in the soil and increase the mortality rate of species...
  48. ncbi Population dynamics of weeds in no-tillage and conventional crop systems
    Aroldo Ferreira Lopes Machado
    Departamento de Fitotecnia, Universidade Federal de Viçosa UFV, Vicosa, MG, Brazil
    J Environ Sci Health B 40:119-28. 2005
    ..Regardless of the maize use, the C. rotundus population and tuber bank, with prevailingly dormant tubers, was considerably reduced in no-tillage compared with the conventional system...
  49. ncbi Effects of plant densities and management of purple nutsedge on sugarcane yield and effect of growth stages and main way of herbicides contact and absorption on the control of tubers
    Julio Cezar Durigan
    Departamento de Fitossanidade, FCAV UNESP, Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Environ Sci Health B 40:111-7. 2005
    ..Average of the chain connected to original shoot showed 92, 95, and 65% of reduction with trifloxysulfuron-sodium + ametrine and surfactant, at the application stages "early," preflowering, and full flowering, respectively...
  50. ncbi Pest management research in the Agricultural Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture
    Nancy N Ragsdale
    USDA, ARS, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:597-9. 2003
  51. pmc The lesser evils of battling round goby infiltration
    Karim Kurji
    Health Protection Division, York Region, Ont
    CMAJ 174:1557. 2006
  52. ncbi Possible regulatory approaches to comparative risk assessment for pesticides
    David Coggon
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, Southampton
    Pest Manag Sci 62:790-2. 2006
  53. ncbi Toward safer fields: using AWPA's working arrangement provisions to enforce health and safety regulations designed to protect farmworkers
    Laura Lockard
    Rev Law Soc Change 28:507-45. 2004
  54. ncbi A poisoned field: farmworkers, pesticide exposure, and tort recovery in an era of regulatory failure
    Keith Cunningham-Parmeter
    Rev Law Soc Change 28:431-505. 2004
  55. ncbi Attractiveness of brown rice baits to non-target birds in harvested corn and soybean fields
    George M Linz
    US Department of Agriculture, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, Great Plains Field Station, 2110 Miriam Circle, Bismarck, ND 58501, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 60:1143-8. 2004
    ..2, SE = 0.38) did not differ between treatments (P = 0.456). Our data show that small numbers of non-target birds visited the rice-baited plots. However, total number of different individual birds using the plots was unknown...
  56. ncbi Factors affecting the phase-out of pesticide use in public areas in Denmark
    Palle Kristoffersen
    Forest and Landscape Denmark, Rolighedsvej 23, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Pest Manag Sci 60:605-12. 2004
    ..The models used account for up to 30% of the total variations, meaning that the pesticide use of individual municipalities is very much influenced by other, non-definable factors such as tradition...
  57. ncbi United States Department of Agriculture-Agriculture Research Service research on targeted management of the Formosan subterranean termite Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)
    Alan R Lax
    USDA ARS Southern Regional Research Center, New Orleans, Louisiana 70124, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:788-800. 2003
    ..An educational component of the program has provided reliable information to homeowners and pest-control operators that should help slow the spread of this organism and allow rapid intervention in those areas which it infests...
  58. ncbi United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service: advances in the molecular genetic analysis of insects and their application to pest management
    Alfred M Handler
    Center for Medical, Agricultural, and Veterinary Entomology, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:728-35. 2003
    ..The use of molecular genetic technology and strategies will become increasingly important to pest management as genomic sequencing information becomes available from important pest insects, their targets and other associated organisms...
  59. pmc Fighting famine with ancestral agriculture
    Lisa Saffron
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A235. 2002
  60. ncbi Natural products that have been used commercially as crop protection agents
    Leonard G Copping
    Crop Protection Consultant, Saxon Way, Saffron Walden CB11 4EG, UK
    Pest Manag Sci 63:524-54. 2007
    ..Plant growth regulators and semiochemicals have been excluded from the review, as have living organisms that exert their effects by the production of biologically active secondary metabolites...
  61. pmc Agricultural biosecurity
    J K Waage
    Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:863-76. 2008
    ....
  62. ncbi Trends of pesticide use in The Netherlands
    F M De Jong
    Centre of Environmental Science, Leiden University, P.O. Box 9518, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Meded Rijksuniv Gent Fak Landbouwkd Toegep Biol Wet 66:823-34. 2001
    ..On a per hectare basis, herbicides played a more important role, while one insecticide also featured...
  63. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes among farming households of Nueva Ecija with conventional pesticide use versus integrated pest management
    Lenore Crisostomo
    Department of Health, College of Health, University of the Philippines, Ermita, Manila
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:232-42. 2002
    ..17). Likewise, birth defects were significantly more common in the CPU group (adjusted risk ratio 4.56). Thus, people of reproductive age who plan to have children should avoid any use of pesticides...
  64. ncbi Impact of fipronil on crustacean aquatic organisms in a paddy field-fishpond ecosystem
    Z Shan
    Department of Environmental Science, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, People s Republic of China
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 70:746-52. 2003
  65. ncbi Farmers' perceptions of pesticides, and resultant health problems from exposures
    Misa Kishi
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health Food, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:175-81. 2002
    ..If public health professionals aim to change behaviors through interventions, they must employ appropriate methods, meet the community's priorities and values, and offer feasible alternatives...
  66. ncbi What impact will EPPO's new resistance risk assessment guideline have on selection pressure in the European Union?
    Paul K Leonard
    BASF, Avenue Hamoir 14, B 1180 Brussels, Belgium
    Pest Manag Sci 58:939-43. 2002
    ..It is critical that all stakeholders in the crop protection process are made aware of the importance of resistance management and of complying with prescribed strategies...
  67. ncbi EU regulatory aspects of resistance risk assessment
    Udo Heimbach
    Biological Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry, Messeweg 11 12, D 38104 Braunschweig, Germany
    Pest Manag Sci 58:935-8. 2002
    ....
  68. ncbi Effectiveness of municipal waste compost and its humic fraction in suppressing Pythium ultimum
    J A Pascual
    Department of Soil and Water Conservation and Organic Waste Management, Centro de Edafologia y Biologia Aplicada del Segura, CEBAS CSIC, P O Box 4195, 30080 Murcia, Spain
    Microb Ecol 44:59-68. 2002
    ..This was avoided if the chemical pesticide was reduced and replaced by organic amendments such as an MSW compost or its humic fraction...
  69. ncbi Role of research and regulation in 50 years of pest management in agriculture. Prepared for the 50th anniversary of the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
    Willis B Wheeler
    Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, University of West Florida, 19 West Garden Street, Suite 300, Pensacola, Florida 32501, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 50:4151-5. 2002
    ..There will be a continuing need for research-based approaches to pest control.
  70. ncbi Safety measures in the application of organophosphate insecticides on staked tomato crops using dragged hoses
    M E C Queiroz
    Department of Crop Protection, Faculty of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences, Sao Paulo State University, Jaboticabal, Brazil
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 68:490-4. 2002
  71. ncbi Pesticide Environmental Accounting: a method for assessing the external costs of individual pesticide applications
    A W Leach
    Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, United Kingdom
    Environ Pollut 151:139-47. 2008
    ....
  72. ncbi New urban trees/pests interactions in Europe
    J M Rabasse
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Sophia Antipolis, FR 06 903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 71:339-46. 2006
    ..The best solution for this problem should be classical biological control, which consists in the safe acclimatization of specific natural enemies of introduced pests; this method should be used systematically on a larger scale...
  73. pmc Reducing vector-borne disease by empowering farmers in integrated vector management
    Henk van den Berg
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 85:561-6. 2007
    ..Most developing countries lack collaboration between the agricultural and health sectors to jointly address these problems...
  74. ncbi United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service research in application technology for pest management
    L A Smith
    USDA ARS, Application and Production Technology Research Unit, Stoneville, MS 38776, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:699-707. 2003
    ..Research has indicated distinct field patterns favorable for weed growth and insect concentration, which can provide further assistance for targeted spraying...
  75. ncbi Software for pest-management science: computer models and databases from the United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service
    R Don Wauchope
    Southeast Watershed Research Laboratory, USDA ARS Tifton, GA, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:691-8. 2003
    ..However, rapid changes in the technology for information analysis and communication continually challenge our way of doing business...
  76. ncbi Integrated pest management models and their dynamical behaviour
    Sanyi Tang
    Mathematics Institute, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
    Bull Math Biol 67:115-35. 2005
    ..Thus, we provide the first demonstration using mathematical models that an IPM strategy is more effective than classical control methods...
  77. ncbi Spider fauna in apple ecosystem of western Oregon and its field susceptibility to chemical and microbial insecticides
    W I Bajwa
    Integrated Plant Protection Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
    J Econ Entomol 94:68-75. 2001
    ..5 g/100 liters) and permethrin (4.0 g/100 liters) were moderately to highly harmful (50-75% mortality) and their reduced rates (esfenvalerate 0.25-0.50 g and permethrin 0.4-0.8 g/100 liters) were selective to the spiders...
  78. ncbi United States Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service stored-grain areawide integrated pest management program
    Paul W Flinn
    Grain Marketing and Production Research Center, USDA, ARS, Manhattan, KS 66502, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:614-8. 2003
    ..This approach will reduce the frequency of fumigation while maintaining high grain quality. Minimizing the use of fumigant improves worker safety and reduces both control costs and harm to the environment...
  79. pmc Sustainable agriculture and plant diseases: an epidemiological perspective
    Christopher A Gilligan
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EA, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:741-59. 2008
    ..Finally, some approaches towards embedding epidemiological models for the deployment of control in an economically plausible framework are presented...
  80. ncbi Pesticide use knowledge and practices: a gender differences in Nepal
    Kishor Atreya
    Alternative Development and Research Center ADRC, GPO BOX 20078, Kathmandu, Nepal
    Environ Res 104:305-11. 2007
    ..It is strongly recommended to initiate gender-sensitive educational and awareness activities, especially on pesticide use practices and safety precautions...
  81. ncbi Overview of areawide programs and the program for suppression of codling moth in the western USA directed by the United States Department of Agriculture--Agricultural Research Service
    Carrol O Calkins
    USDA ARS, Yakima Agricultural Research Laboratory, Wapato, WA 98951, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 59:601-4. 2003
    ..The acreage under mating disruption in the three states increased from 6000 hectares in 1994 to 54000 hectares in the year 2000...
  82. ncbi [Characterization of proteo-, chitino- and lipolytic enzymes of parasitic fungus Conidiobolus coronatus]
    Emilia Włóka
    Instytucie Parazytologii im Witolda Stefańskiego PAN w Warszawie
    Wiad Parazytol 56:83-5. 2010
    ..Having on aim a possible use of C. coronatus in pest control, two ranges of temperatures were chosen: 20 degrees C--optimal temperature for the fungus growing and 30 ..
  83. pmc A study of neurologic symptoms on exposure to organophosphate pesticides in the children of agricultural workers
    S K Rastogi
    Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Indian J Occup Environ Med 14:54-7. 2010
    Pesticides are used extensively throughout the world in agriculture and in pest control as well as for community health purposes...
  84. ncbi Sources of exposure to and public health implications of organophosphate pesticides
    Kushik Jaga
    VA Hudson Valley Healthcare System, Montrose Research Corporation, Montrose, New York 10523, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:171-85. 2003
    ..Looking at the situation in the United States would serve to further emphasize the seriousness of organophosphate pesticide-related health issues in developing countries...
  85. ncbi Bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) and clinical consequences of their bites
    Jerome Goddard
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    JAMA 301:1358-66. 2009
    ..Health consequences include nuisance biting and cutaneous and systemic reactions. The potential for bed bugs to serve as disease vectors and optimal methods for bed bug pest control and eradication are unclear.
  86. pmc Trends in DDT and pyrethroid resistance in Anopheles gambiae s.s. populations from urban and agro-industrial settings in southern Cameroon
    Philippe Nwane
    Organisation de Coordination pour la Lutte Contre les Endemies en Afrique Centrale, Yaounde, Cameroun
    BMC Infect Dis 9:163. 2009
    Pyrethroid insecticides are widely used for insect pest control in Cameroon...
  87. ncbi Plant alpha-amylase inhibitors and their interaction with insect alpha-amylases
    Octavio L Franco
    Centro Nacional de Recursos Genéticos e Biotecnologia, Cenargen Embrapa, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Eur J Biochem 269:397-412. 2002
    ..lectin-like, knottin-like, cereal-type, Kunitz-like, gamma-purothionin-like and thaumatin-like could be used in pest control. These classes of inhibitors show remarkable structural variety leading to different modes of inhibition and ..
  88. ncbi Survey of insect growth regulator (IGR) resistance in house flies (Musca domestica L.) from southwestern Turkey
    Huseyin Cetin
    Faculty of Arts and Science, Biology Department, Akdeniz University, 07058 Antalya, Turkey
    J Vector Ecol 34:329-37. 2009
    ..currently the fastest-growing class of insecticides, and in Turkey these products represent a new approach to pest control. In recent years, several IGRs were also registered for the control of the house fly, Musca domestica L...
  89. pmc Long-term neurobehavioral health effects of methyl parathion exposure in children in Mississippi and Ohio
    Perri Zeitz Ruckart
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 31, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:46-51. 2004
    ..parathion (MP), an organophosphate pesticide licensed only for agricultural uses, was sprayed illegally for pest control in Mississippi and Ohio residences...
  90. pmc Characterization of residential pest control products used in inner city communities in New York City
    Megan K Horton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:291-301. 2011
    ..A systematic assessment of active ingredients used for residential pest control is lacking...
  91. pmc Methods of assessing neurobehavioral development in children exposed to methyl parathion in Mississippi and Ohio
    Perri Zeitz
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1079-83. 2002
    Methyl parathion (MP), an organophosphate pesticide, was sprayed illegally for pest control in U.S. residences and businesses in Mississippi and Ohio...
  92. ncbi Inhibition of neurogenic inflammation by the Amazonian herbal medicine sangre de grado
    M J Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York, New York 12208, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 117:725-30. 2001
    ..This study was designed to determine if the Amazonian medicinal sangre de grado, confers benefit by suppressing the activation of sensory afferent nerves...
  93. ncbi Azadirachta indica A. Juss (neem) induced morphological changes on oocytes of Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latreille, 1806) (Acari: Ixodidae) tick females
    Sandra Eloisi Denardi
    Departamento de Biologia I B UNESP, Av 24 A, Rio Claro, SP, Brazil
    Exp Parasitol 126:462-70. 2010
    Many studies have been conducted with plants whose extracts have the potential to be used for pest control. One of these plants is Azadirachta indica (neem), whose main active ingredient is azadirachtin, a compound shown to have acaricide ..
  94. ncbi Effect of piperonyl butoxide on permethrin toxicity in the amphipod Hyalella azteca
    Erin L Amweg
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, California 94720 3140, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:1817-25. 2006
    Piperonyl butoxide (PBO) is a synergist of pyrethroid pesticides found in many products for structural pest control, mosquito control, and home and garden uses...
  95. ncbi Verified and potential pathogens of predatory mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae)
    Conny Schütte
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, P O Box 8031, 6700 EH, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Exp Appl Acarol 46:307-28. 2008
    ..Pathogen-free phytoseiid mites are important to obtain high efficacy in biological pest control and to get reliable data in mite research, as pathogens may affect the performance of their host or alter their ..
  96. ncbi A cluster of children with seizures caused by camphor poisoning
    Hnin Khine
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1269-72. 2009
    ..Still, many imported camphor-containing products fail to meet Food and Drug Administration and Environmental Protection Agency requirements for labeling and content...
  97. ncbi Evaluation of pesticide residue in grape juices and the effect of natural antioxidants on their degradation rate
    Yolanda Pico
    Laboratori de Bromatologia i Toxicologia, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Valencia, Av Vicent Andres Estelles s n, 46100, Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
    Anal Bioanal Chem 389:1805-14. 2007
    ..However, fruit juices can also contain residues of pesticides used as standard pest control methods in crops...
  98. ncbi Methyl parathion: an organophosphate insecticide not quite forgotten
    Kushik Jaga
    Mount Sinai School Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry, 1425 Madison Ave, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Rev Environ Health 21:57-67. 2006
    ..in the late 1980s and early 1990s, toxic exposures were created by the illegal use of MP indoors by uncertified pest control operators...
  99. pmc Complete WO phage sequences reveal their dynamic evolutionary trajectories and putative functional elements required for integration into the Wolbachia genome
    Kohjiro Tanaka
    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology AIST, 1 1 1 Higashi, Tsukuba 305 8566, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5676-86. 2009
    ..Recently, Wolbachia-mediated approaches to pest control and management have been proposed, but the application of these approaches has been hindered by the lack of ..
  100. pmc Within- and between-home variability in indoor-air insecticide levels during pregnancy among an inner-city cohort from New York City
    Robin M Whyatt
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:383-9. 2007
    ..Residential insecticide use is widespread in the United States, but few data are available on the persistence and variability in levels in the indoor environment...
  101. ncbi Pyrethroid insecticides and sediment toxicity in urban creeks from California and Tennessee
    Erin L Amweg
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, California 94720 3140, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:1700-6. 2006
    Pyrethroid pesticides have replaced organophosphates for many urban applications, including structural pest control, landscape maintenance, and residential home and garden use...

Research Grants49

  1. Asthma and Lead Prevention in Chicago Public Housing
    Rachel Rosenberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Long-term objectives are to implement and formalize Integrated Pest Management (effective pest control while minimizing the use and hazards of pesticides) Authority-wide, to improve the self-sufficiency of CHA ..
  2. Neurotoxicity of organophosphorus pesticides in developing guinea pigs
    William Randall; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Organophosphorus (OP) pesticides are among the most heavily used pest control agents worldwide...
  3. Taste and feeding circuits in Drosophila
    MICHAEL DOUGLAS GORDON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, insect feeding drastically impacts human health through the destruction of crops and spread of disease. A better understanding of these behaviors will lead to new strategies for pest control.
  4. TRPA1: a polymodal sensor for aversive stimuli
    Craig Montell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..understanding the mechanisms underlying avoidance behavior may provide important insights into insect pest control. A key group of receptor proteins that sense environmental stimuli are Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) ..
  5. CBH Partnership on Environmental Public Health Exploration and Mitigation
    Chensheng Lu; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..housing community and their residents by adopting an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as their approach to pest control in order to reduce their pesticide exposure...
  6. Prenatal pyrethroid exposure and child mental, motor and behavioral development
    ROBIN MARJORIE WHYATT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Pyrethroids have replaced OP for residential pest control. Use is increasing across the U.S. and is particularly high in New York City (NYC)...
  7. The effects of organophosphates on anxiety-related behavior and neurodevelopment
    Holly Richendrfer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The results gathered from the proposed research have the capability to promote the development of alternative treatments for pest control and to augment dietary guidelines for the human population.
  8. Malaria Vector Population Genetic Division and Vector Competence in Hainan Island
    Liwang Cui; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on these observations, we hypothesize that recent intensive malaria vector control measures and agricultural pest control measures have caused a significant ecological species succession and population genetic bottleneck of malaria ..
  9. ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE-CATALYZED HYDROLYSIS
    Daniel Quinn; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Still other species specific AChe inhibitors are useful pest control agents...
  10. BIODEGRADABLE PESTICIDES BASED ON HORMONE METABOLISM
    Bruce Hammock; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..in insect juvenile hormone (JH) metabolism will be investigated and this informaton in the development of pest control agents exploited. This aim will be accomplished by studying JH esterases and epoxide hydrases...
  11. Exposure Intervention in a Rural Pediatric Asthma Cohort
    Peter Thorne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..a household hygiene educational intervention, professional super cleaning, booster cleaning, and integrated pest control against a minimal intervention in the control group...
  12. CONTROL OF REPRODUCTIVE MATURATION: AN INSECT MODEL
    George Happ; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Increased knowledge of the reproductive biology of these vectors may aid in the development and evaluation of pest control programs.
  13. IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCES
    ROBERT SHIMP; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..These proposed renovations would bring these areas up to the standards in other facility areas as well as allow for better sanitation practices, adequate vermin and pest control and improve personnel working conditions.
  14. PEPTIDE CONTROL OF DEVELOPMENT
    WALTER BOLLENBACHER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..objective of this research is to develop an alternative approach to the contemporary chemical means of insect pest control. This alternative involves the utilization of neurohormones as means of biological control, but its development ..
  15. METABOLISM AND HORMONES IN ARTHROPODS
    Peter Bryant; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..This could lead to the identification of a new endocrine control mechanism which might be exploitable in developing pest control techniques.
  16. HOME BASED ENVIRONMENTAL ADHERENCE TRIAL
    Peyton Eggleston; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  17. Impact of Environmental Pollutants on Breast Cancer and*
    Julia Brody; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Linking Breast Cancer Advocacy and Environmental Justice
    Julia Brody; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  19. Risk Factors for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)
    Julia Brody; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study builds on the Cape Cod Breast Cancer and Environment Study of invasive breast cancer and additional grants that currently support the proposed study of DCIS. ..
  20. INNER CITY COCKROACH ALLERGEN REDUCTION TRIAL
    Peyton Eggleston; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Roach intervention will consist of extermination from a professional pest control company combined with mattress covers and cleaning by professional home cleaners...
  21. High-throughput screening assay development for axonopathic neurodegeration
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The long term goal of this work is thus to understand better the causes of axonal destruction in neurodegenerative diseases, and to find drugs that can slow or prevent axonal degeneration from occurring. ..
  22. Viral Immunity in Drosophila
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Because our insect virus system is sensitive to drugs that are used against human viruses, our studies may lead to the identification of novel antiviral compounds that may prove effective in mammalian cells. ..
  23. Network Topology in Cell Signaling
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Altogether, these studies will greatly advance our knowledge of signaling networks and their organization during signal transduction. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Population genetics of transgenes in mosquito vectors
    Fred Gould; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A user-friendly form of the models as well as an accessible manual will be developed and placed on the internet. ..
  25. Host factors involved in bacterial pathogenesis
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..tuberculosis and its human host. ..
  26. 2008 WESTERN ARGICULTURAL CONFERENCE
    Richard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Genetics of Wing and Cell-Size Evolution in Nasonia
    John Werren; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  28. GABAERGIC INSECTICIDE TOXICOLOGY
    JOHN CASIDA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..More than 5,000,000,000 pounds of these channel blockers have been used for pest control in the past 50 years and they range in chlorine content from 52-73%...
  29. Predictors of Spatial Patterns in Urban Air Pollution
    Jonathan Levy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. CHOLINERGIC INSECTICIDE TOXICOLOGY
    JOHN CASIDA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  31. ROLES OF HEPARAN SULFATE PROTEOGLYCANS IN SIGNALING
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Because these pathways have also been implicated in various disease stages; e.g., oncogenesis, our studies may lead to novel ways to modulate specifically the activity of these signaling pathways. ..
  32. Validation of biomarkers of prenatal pesticides exposure
    Robin Whyatt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  33. High-throughput screen:Listeria infection (RMI)
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  34. TRANSGENIC ENGINEERING OF AEDINE MOSQUITOES
    Malcolm Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research will provide an exciting and much needed capability for significant enhancement of the basic research effort in mosquito genetics and physiology. ..
  35. DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROTOXICITY OF OP INSECTICIDES
    Janice Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Metabolism and Age-Related Organophosphate Toxicity
    Janice Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These results will indicate the contribution of detoxication to toxicity level, and will allow more accurate predictions of age-related differences in toxicity. ..
  37. Modeling, Estimation and Control in HIV Dynamics
    H Banks; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  38. Health care utilitzation in homeless people
    Stephen Hwang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings will be relevant to health care providers, insurers, and others who share a responsibility for improving the health of Americans who are homeless. ..
  39. Prenatal Insecticide Exposures Among Urban Minorities
    Robin Whyatt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the research are: (1) to assess the change over time in the mix of pesticides being used for residential pest control among a cohort of urban minority women from New York City during pregnancy and (2) to evaluate the extent of ..
  40. Conference on Cell Polarity & Asymmetric Cell Divisions
    Norbert Perrimon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The goal of the meeting is to bring together the leading experts that study the mechanism of cell polarization and cell asymmetry to discuss emerging concepts. ..
  41. Healthy Homes II: Environmental/Clinical Asthma Control
    James Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  42. Organophosphorus Pesticide Toxicology
    JOHN CASIDA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Knowledge gained on OP pesticide toxicology is also applicable to OP nerve gases as chemical warfare and terrorism agents. ..
  43. Healthy Homes & Community for High Point Families
    James Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Throughout these activities, the project will support the capacity of residents to assess, understand and address environmental issues affecting High Point in order to become empowered to act on them. ..
  44. Pesticide Toxicity to the Nervous and Endocrine Systems
    Janice Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  45. OPTICAL ASSESSMENT OF DERMAL EXPOSURE AND ABSORPTION
    Richard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....