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Pesticide Chemistry
Crop Protection, Public Health, Environmental Safety
edited by Hideo Ohkawa

Pesticide Chemistry: Crop Protection, Public Health, Environmental Safety provides comprehensive coverage and even captures emerging technologies within the industry. It contains the proceedings of the 11th IUPAC International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry 2006.

All facets of pesticides are addressed here, including:

  • agriculture
  • agrochemicals
  • environmental health aspects
  • food quality and safety


Keynote and Plenary Lectures

  1. Challenges and Opportunities in Crop Production Over the Next Decade
  2. Searching Environmentally Benign Methods for Pest Control: Reflections of a Synthetic Chemist
  3. The Current Status of Pesticide Management in China
  4. Pesticide Residues in Food and International Trade: Regulation and Safety Considerations
  5. Hunger and Malnutrition Amidst Plenty: What Must be Done?

New Chemistry

  1. Modern Tools for Drug Discovery in Agricultural Research
  2. Target-Based Research: A Critical Review of Its Impact on Agrochemical Invention, Focusing on Examples Drawn from Fungicides
  3. Virtual Screening in Crop Protection Research
  4. Synthesis of Triazolo[1,5-c]pyrimidine Sulfonamides Leading to the Discovery of Penoxsulam, a New Rice Herbicide
  5. Discovery and SAR of Pinoxaden: A New Broad Spectrum, Postemergence Cereal Herbicide
  6. RynaxypyrTM: A New Anthranilic Diamide Insecticide Acting at the Ryanodine Receptor
  7. Elucidation of the Mode of Action of Rynaxypyr™, a Selective Ryanodine Receptor Activator
  8. Flubendiamide, a New Insecticide Characterized by Its Novel Chemistry and Biology
  9. Flubendiamide Stimulates Ca2+ Pump Activity Coupled to RyR-Mediated Calcium Release in Lepidopterous Insects
  10. Novel Arylpyrazole and Arylpyrimidine Anthranilic Diamide Insecticides
  11. Metofl uthrin: Novel Pyrethroid Insecticide and Innovative Mosquito Control Agent
  12. Design and Structure-Activity Relationship of Novel Neonicotinoids
  13. Synthesis and Inhibitory Action of Novel Acetogenin Mimics Δlac-Acetogenins: A New Class of Inhibitors of Mitochondrial NADH-Ubiquinone Oxidoreductase (Complex-I)

Biology, Natural Products and Biotechnology

  1. Plant Chemical Biology: Development of Small Active Molecules and Their Application to Plant Physiology, Genetics, and Pesticide Science
  2. An Overview of Biopesticides and Transgenic Crops
  3. Essential Oil-Based Pesticides: New Insights from Old Chemistry
  4. Eco-Chemical Control of the Potato Cyst Nematode by a Hatching Stimulator from Solanaceae Plants
  5. Vector Competence of Japanese Mosquitoes for Dengue and West Nile Viruses
  6. Life Science Applications of Fukui Functions

Formulation and Application Technology

  1. Homogeneous Blends of Pesticide Granules
  2. Sprayable Biopesticide Formulations

Mode of Action and IPM

  1. Molecular Basis of Selectivity of Neonicotinoids
  2. Target-Site Resistance to Neonicotinoid Insecticides in the Brown Planthopper
  3. QoI Fungicides: Resistance Mechanisms and Its Practical Importance
  4. Chemical Genetic Approaches to Uncover New Sites of Pesticide Action
  5. The History of Complex II Inhibitors and the Discovery of Penthiopyrad
  6. The Costs of DDT Resistance in Drosophila and Implications for Resistance Management Strategies

Human Health and Food Safety

  1. New Dimensions of Food Safety and Food Quality Research
  2. Impact of Pesticide Residues on the Global Trade of Food and Feed in Developing and Developed Countries
  3. Pesticide Residue Assessment and MRL Setting in China
  4. Harmonization of ASEAN MRLs, the Work towards Food Safety and Trade Benefit
  5. Possible Models for Solutions to Unique Trade Issues Facing Developing Countries
  6. Genetically Modifi ed (GM) Food Safety
  7. Toxicology and Metabolism Relating to Human Occupational and Residential Chemical Exposures
  8. Bioavailability of Common Conjugates and Bound Residues
  9. Multiresidue Analysis of 500 Pesticide Residues in Agricultural Products Using GC/MS and LC/MS

Environmental Safety

  1. Current EU Regulation in the Field of Ecotoxicology
  2. A State of the Art of Testing Methods for Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Fish and Daphnids
  3. Pesticide Risk Evaluation for Birds and Mammals – Combining Data from Effect and Exposure Studies
  4. Bioassay for Persistent Organic Pollutants in Transgenic Plants with Ah Receptor and GUS Reporter Genes
  5. Recent Developments in QuEChERS Methodology for Pesticide Multiresidue Analysis
  6. Summary of Scientifi c Programs in 11th IUPAC International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry


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Pesticide Chemistry
Crop Protection, Public Health, Environmental Safety
edited by Hideo Ohkawa

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