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24-D2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid
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In this study, it was aimed to determine the effects of carbaryl and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, which are used intensively as pesticides, on blood and liver oxidative stress index in C.
Carcinogenicity of lindane, DDT, and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid. Lancet Oncol 16, 891-892.
Raghavan, "Role of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4D) in somatic embryogenesis on cultured zygotic embryos of Arabidopsis: cell expansion, cell cycling, and morphogenesis during continuous exposure of embryos to 2,4-D," American Journal of Botany, vol.
In this study, the effect of HT combined with application of preservative mixture, including iminoctadine tris (albesilate), 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, and imazalil, on storability and quality of Ponkan fruit was evaluated by analyzing the decay rate, weight loss, color, superficial microbial population, ethanol content, acetaldehyde content, pectin content, and fiber content during postharvest storage.
[80.] Ateeq B, Farah MA, Ali MN, Ahmad W (2002) Induction of micronuclei and erythrocyte alterations in the catfish Clarias batrachus by 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid and butachlor.
The broad-leaf herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid turns rice into a living trap for a major insect pest and a parasitic wasp.
Among plant growth regulators (PGRs) tested for callus induction, BAP (6-benzylaminopurine) in combination with 2,4-D (2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid) successfully induced callus from all the explant types.
The book is at its best in its first three chapters, describing the discovery, development and deployment of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) and 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4,5-T)--'Agent Orange' in combination --as a weapon of war.
Critics have inundated regulators with predictions that Enlist herbicide, made with 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, (2-4D), will increase already severe weed resistance problems on farms and create safety issues for consumers.
TABLE 1--Characteristics evaluated in vine roorstock cuttings treated with 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) and indolebutyric acid (IBA) (1).
annua cells were subcultured routinely every 3 weeks using MS medium containing 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D, 0.5 mg/L) and 6-benzylaminopurine (6-BA, 1 mg/L) and transplanted to 500 mL conical flask containing 200 mL of medium and then cultured on a rotary shaker (110 rpm) for 13 days at 25[degrees]C in the dark.
2.4-D (2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid) is one of the most widely used herbicides in the world and is characterized as low-cost, quite efficient even at low concentrations, and moderately hazardous (class II) according to the World Health Organization [1].