Fang Wang et al.
Chemosphere, 213, 443-452 (2018-09-25)
Pesticide residue in agricultural land might led to contamination of fresh waters, creating potential risks to organisms. The environmental behavior of herbicide lactofen may be enantioselective and the metabolites may have high toxic effects in individual or in combination. In...
E G Butler et al.
Toxicology and applied pharmacology, 93(1), 72-80 (1988-03-30)
A technical grade of lactofen (1'[carboethoxy]ethyl 5-[2-chloro-4-[trifluoro-methyl] phenoxy]-2-nitrobenzoate) has been shown to induce liver tumors in mice. To determine a possible mechanism of action, the effect of exposure for 7 weeks to dietary concentrations of 2, 10, 50, and 250...
Jing Zhang et al.
Journal of hazardous materials, 341, 336-345 (2017-08-13)
A bacterial strain Za capable of degrading diphenyl ether herbicide lactofen was isolated and identified as Bacillus sp. This strain could degrade 94.8% of 50mgL
William L Patzoldt et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103(33), 12329-12334 (2006-08-09)
Herbicides that act by inhibiting protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) are widely used to control weeds in a variety of crops. The first weed to evolve resistance to PPO-inhibiting herbicides was Amaranthus tuberculatus, a problematic weed in the midwestern United States that...
Bo Liang et al.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, 58(17), 9711-9715 (2010-08-18)
The diphenyl ether herbicide lactofen is commonly used to control broadleaf weeds. Once released into the environment, this herbicide is subject to microbial reactions. This study describes the biotransformation of lactofen by Brevundimonas sp. LY-2 isolated from enrichment cultures inoculated...