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Document ID (ISN)19984
CIS number 72-2619
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Deichmann W.B.
Title Toxicology of DDT and related chlorinated hydrocarbon pesticides
Bibliographic information Apr. 1972, Vol.14, No.4, p.285-292. Illus. 11 ref.
Abstract The results of studies extending over a period of approximately 30 years and relating to the toxicological action of DDT and certain related compounds are reviewed. Reference is made to synergistic effects. The importance of the role played by DDT in the control of various diseases is emphasized.
Descriptors (primary) DDT; chlorinated hydrocarbons; toxicology; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) chlorinated organic compounds; synergism; epidemiologic study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Toxicology
Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals