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1. Why we fight for neonicotinoids.

Foreign Title :Proč bojujeme za neonikotinoidy.

Author(s) : Chochola, J.

Publisher : VUC Praha a.s., Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Listy Cukrovarnické a Reparské 2021 Vol.137 No.5/6 pp.180-182

2. Does the prevailing Indian agricultural ecosystem cause carbon dioxide emission? A consent towards risk reduction.

Recently, due to the increasing concentration of carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere, the global environment has changed dramatically. As a result, climate change, global warming, and environmental degradation-like issues have been raised. Presumably, human beings, as well as the...

Author(s) : Basit Ali; Arif Ullah; Dilawar Khan

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Environmental Science and Pollution Research 2021 Vol.28 No.4 pp.4691-4703 ref.37

3. Investigations into pesticide charge site isomers using conventional IM and cIM systems.

A growing number of pesticides are being used around the world necessitating strict regulatory policies to guarantee consumer safety. Liquid Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS) is a highly sensitive method for pesticide screening, which provides retention time, mass/charge ratios and the...

Author(s) : McCullagh, M.; Goscinny, S.; Palmer, M.; Ujma, J.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Talanta 2021 Vol.234

4. A study of effects of village based plant clinic service in selected regions of Ethiopia.

This study examined the effects of pest management advice given at village-based plant clinics in selected regions of Ethiopia on three key crops grown and brought to plant clinics in the study areas: maize, potato and tomato. The results showed that while there is reduction in use of pesticides...

Author(s) : Negussie Efa Gurmessa; Bundi, M.; Williams, F.

Publisher : CABI, Wallingford, UK

Bulletin : CABI Working Paper 2021 No.23 pp.18 pp. ref.23

5. Comparison and analysis of Ames test for genotoxicity evaluation.

Ames test is a mutagenicity test in vitro, which is widely used in the detection of genotoxicity of drugs, food, chemicals and pesticides to evaluate the possibility of mutagenicity of test substance. The guiding principles and national standards of Ames test on drugs, food, chemicals and...

Author(s) : Gao Mei; Cao Chong; Wang GongXia; Ma Hui; Ying Yong

Publisher : Drug Evaluation Research, Tianjin, China

Journal article : Drug Evaluation Research 2021 Vol.44 No.3 pp.672-676 ref.19

6. Extraction of permethrin from impregnated fabrics for determination by ultra-high performance liquid chromatography with diode array detection.

Permethrin is a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide that is largely used in the impregnation of fabrics employed for different purposes. This paper reports a detailed study on the conditions for its extraction from fabrics and for its determination by ultra-high performance liquid chromatography with...

Author(s) : Martins, T. G.; Chiapetta, S. C.; Cassella, R. J.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part B, Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes 2021 Vol.56 No.5 pp.483-489 ref.21

7. LC-MS method development and validation for quantification of crotamiton and its impurity (A) in marketed dosage forms.

An efficient and convenient LC-MS (reverse-phase high-performance liquid chromatography coupled with mass spectroscopy) method has been developed and validated for quantification of Crotamiton (CTM) and its impurity A (CTMI A) in the marketed dosage form. The method was intended for separation of...

Author(s) : Naidu, G. Ch. R.; Sudhakar, Ch.

Publisher : Dr. Pratima Sharma, Jaipur, India

Journal article : Rasāyan Journal of Chemistry 2021 Vol.14 No.1 pp.510-515 ref.5

8. Rapid DDTs degradation by thermally activated persulfate in soil under aerobic and anaerobic conditions: reductive radicals vs. oxidative radicals.

Persulfate (PS)-based oxidation technologies have been extensively employed for contaminant remediation, but the mechanisms of PS-mediated pollutant removal in soil under anaerobic conditions have not been fully explored. In this study, the degradation of DDTs (DDT and DDE) by thermally activated...

Author(s) : Zhu ChangYin; Wang DiXiang; Zhu FengXiao; Liu ShaoChong; Fang GuoDong; Gao Juan; Zhou DongMei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Hazardous Materials 2021 Vol.402

9. Transparency and due process in the amended procedure for the renewal of pesticide active substances.

Within the substantive review of the General Food Law carried out by the European Commission in order to increase transparency and independence in scientific assessments, the European Commission also modified the procedure for the renewal of the approval of active substances used in plant...

Author(s) : Mereu, C.; Abdel-Qader, S.

Publisher : Lexxion Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Berlin, Germany

Journal article : European Food and Feed Law Review 2021 No.4 pp.296-302

10. Bio-guided isolation of antimalarial metabolites from the coculture of two Red Sea sponge-derived Actinokineospora and Rhodococcus spp.

Coculture is a productive technique to trigger microbes' biosynthetic capacity by mimicking the natural habitats' features principally by competition for food and space and interspecies cross-talks. Mixed cultivation of two Red Sea-derived actinobacteria, Actinokineospora spheciospongiae strain...

Author(s) : Alhadrami, H. A.; Thissera, B.; Hassan, M. H. A.; Behery, F. A.; Ngwa, C. J.; Hassan, H. M.; Pradel, G.; Abdelmohsen, U. R.; Rateb, M. E.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Marine Drugs 2021 Vol.19 No.2 ref.73

11. Understanding patient needs regarding adverse drug reaction reporting smartphone applications: a qualitative insight from Saudi Arabia.

Background: A pragmatic shift in the healthcare sector characterized by moving from curative to preventive approaches highlights the role of pharmacovigilance in patient safety. There have been few published studies on patient reporting of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in Saudi Arabia. This...

Author(s) : Kassem, L. M.; Bushra Alhabib; Khaledah Alzunaydi; Maryam Farooqui

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.8 ref.46

12. Biosimilars and follow-on products in the United States: adoption, prices, and users.

Biologic drugs account for a disproportionate share of the increase in pharmaceutical spending in the US and worldwide. Against this backdrop, many look to the expanding market for biosimilars-follow-on products to biologic drugs-as a vehicle for controlling pharmaceutical spending. This study...

Author(s) : Stern, A. D.; Chen, J. L.; Ouellet, M.; Trusheim, M. R.; El-Kilani, Z.; Jessup, A.; Berndt, E. R.

Publisher : People-to-People Health Foundation, Project Hope, Bethesda, USA

Journal article : Health Affairs 2021 Vol.40 No.6 pp.989-999 ref.26

13. Improvement in the screening performance of potential aryl hydrocarbon receptor ligands by using supervised machine learning.

The aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR), which is a ligand-dependent transcription factor, plays a crucial role in the regulation of xenobiotic metabolism. There are a large number of artificial or natural molecules in the environment that can activate AhR. In this study, we developed a virtual...

Author(s) : Zhu KongYang; Shen Chao; Tang Chen; Zhou YiXi; He ChengYong; Zuo ZhengHong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2021 Vol.265

14. Spatial distribution and temporal change of antibiotics in soils amended with manure using two field application methods.

Compared to surface application, manure subsurface injection significantly reduces transport of manure-associated antibiotics via surface runoff. However, the environmental fate of antibiotics in manure injection slits is unknown. A field investigation was conducted to monitor distribution and...

Author(s) : Le, H. T. V.; Maguire, R. O.; Xia Kang

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.759

15. German farmers' attitudes on adopting autonomous field robots: an empirical survey.

Agricultural production methods in Europe are increasingly subject to public criticism from which many farmers suffer. This applies, among other areas, to the widespread use of pesticides. Autonomous field robots (AFR), as the next stage of agricultural automation, have the potential to farm more...

Author(s) : Veltheim, F. R. von; Heise, H.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Agriculture 2021 Vol.11 No.3 ref.69

16. How to use statistics to claim antagonism and synergism from binary mixture experiments.

We review statistical approaches applicable for the analysis of data from binary mixture experiments, which are commonly used in pesticide science for evaluating antagonistic or synergistic effects. Specifically, two different situations are reviewed, one where every pesticide is only available at...

Author(s) : Ritz, C.; Streibig, J. C.; Kniss, A.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : Pest Management Science 2021 Vol.77 No.9 pp.3890-3899 ref.2

17. Analyzing growers' pest management decisions in the U.S. ornamental horticulture industry.

An increasing number of retailers in the U.S. have required labels indicating the use of controversial neonicotinoid insecticides in plant production. Recent research shows that banning neonicotinoids decreased yield, increased production cost and pest resistance . Using a nationwide survey, we...

Author(s) : Wei Xuan; Khachatryan, H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Cleaner Production 2021 Vol.312

18. Targeting the PI3K/AKT/mTOR signaling pathway in lung cancer: an update regarding potential drugs and natural products.

Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers and has a high mortality rate. Due to its high incidence, the clinical management of the disease remains a major challenge. Several reports have documented a relationship between the phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K)/protein kinase B (AKT)/mammalian...

Author(s) : Iksen; Pothongsrisit, S.; Pongrakhananon, V.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Molecules 2021 Vol.26 No.13 ref.240

19. Ethnomedicinal study of medicinal plants used to cure dental diseases by the indigenous population of district Buner, Pakistan.

This is the first study of its kind conducted with the aim to document and conserve the ethnomedicinal knowledge of plants used to cure dental diseases in Buner, Pakistan and to provide starting point for future pharmacological studies about new herbal drugs used for dental disorders. Several field ...

Author(s) : Jan, H. A.; Jana, S.; Walia, S.; Ahmadb, L.; Sistoc, F.; Bussmannd, R. W.; Ahmade, N.; Rommanf, M.

Publisher : National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge 2021 Vol.20 No.2 pp.378-389 ref.45

20. High-resolution micro-computed tomography reveals cracking in a hydrophobic composite; a new mechanism for mobilisation in controlled release applications.

High-resolution micro-computed tomography (μ-CT) provides new insights into the release of water-soluble crystalline materials from hydrophobic polymer matrices. This technique was applied to investigate the complex pathways underpinning the release of the agrichemical dicyandiamide (DCD), a common ...

Author(s) : Levett, I.; Donose, B. C.; Laycock, B.; Pratt, S.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biosystems Engineering 2021 Vol.203 pp.44-54

21. Application of core/shell nanoparticles in smart farming: a paradigm shift for making the agriculture sector more sustainable.

Modern agriculture has entered an era of technological plateau where intervention of smarter technology like nanotechnology is imminently required for making this sector economically and environmentally sustainable. Throughout the world, researchers are trying to exploit the novel properties of...

Author(s) : Shikha Dhiman; Annu Yadav; Nitai Debnath; Sumistha Das

Publisher : American Chemical Society, Washington, USA

Journal article : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2021 Vol.69 No.11 pp.3267-3283

22. Preparation of novel all-lignin microcapsules via interfacial cross-linking of Pickering emulsion.

Lignin based microcapsules are highly attractive for protect easy photolysis substances. However, so far, all-lignin microcapsules prepared with water-soluble lignin are not satisfactory in terms of wall thickness and mechanical properties. Herein, we fabricated a novel all-lignin microcapsules...

Author(s) : Pang YuXia; Sun YanNing; Luo YanLing; Zhou MingSong; Qiu XueQing; Yi CongHua; Lou HongMing

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2021 Vol.167

23. Global analysis of boron-induced ribosome stalling reveals its effects on translation termination and unique regulation by AUG-stops in Arabidopsis shoots.

We previously reported that ribosome stalling at AUG-stop sequences in the 5'-untranslated region plays a critical role in regulating the expression of Arabidopsis thaliana NIP5;1, which encodes a boron uptake transporter, in response to boron conditions in media. This ribosome stalling is...

Author(s) : Sotta, N.; Chiba, Y.; Miwa, K.; Takamatsu, S.; Tanaka, M.; Yamashita, Y.; Naito, S.; Fujiwara, T.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Plant Journal 2021 Vol.106 No.5 pp.1455-1467

24. Safeners improve early-stage chilling-stress tolerance in sorghum.

Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] is highly sensitive to chilling temperatures (<15°C soil temperatures) during germination and early seedling establishment. Hence, the main objectives of this research were to (a) validate the potential level of chilling tolerance in selected sorghum...

Author(s) : Vennapusa, A. R.; Assefa, Y.; Sebela, D.; Somayanda, I.; Perumal, R.; Riechers, D. E.; Prasad, P. V. V.; Jagadish, S. V. K.

Publisher : Wiley, Berlin, Germany

Journal article : Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 2021 Vol.207 No.4 pp.705-716

25. Nanoparticles as drug delivery systems of RNAi in cancer therapy.

RNA interference (RNAi) can mediate gene-silencing by knocking down the expression of a target gene via cellular machinery with much higher efficiency in contrast to other antisense-based approaches which represents an emerging therapeutic strategy for combating cancer. Distinct characters of...

Author(s) : Li DieDie; Gao ChengZhi; Kuang MeiYan; Xu MinHao; Wang Ben; Luo Yi; Teng LeSheng; Xie Jing

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Molecules 2021 Vol.26 No.8 ref.192