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Biodegradation of Chlorpyrifos by Microbes - A Review

Anish Kumar Sharma, Jyotsana Pandit

Chlorpyrifos is a broad spectrum organ phosphorus compound, with anti-cholinesterase enzyme activity against a variety of chewing, sucking and boring insects/pests and used worldwide. Continuous and excessive uses of chlorpyrifos for agricultural as well as other purpose have resulted in environmental pollution, human and animal adverse health effects

Discovery Biotechnology, 2016, 7(18), 1-10

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