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Breast Cancer and Pesticide Diazinon
Bibliography

This bibliography is provided as a service to our readers. It is compiled from the entries in the BCERF Environmental Risk Factors Bibliographic Database.

This bibliography is arranged topically. The topics include:


Review Articles

ANON (1968). An organophosphorus round-up: Part I. Food and Cosmetic Toxicology 6, 794-797.

ATSDR. (1996). Toxicological Profile for Diazinon, NTIS PB97-121107 (Research Triangle Institute, North Carolina: Agency of Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, U.S. Department of Commerce).

FAO/WHO. (1993). Pesticides Residues in Food -1993 (Diazinon). In Joint FAO / WHO meeting on pesticide residues, pp. 57-81.

Gallo, M. A., and Lawryk, N. J. (1991). Organic phosphorus pesticides. In Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology, W. J. Hayes and E. R. Laws, eds. (San Diego, CA: Academic Press, Inc.), pp. 1049-1053.

Meister, R. T. (1998). Pesticide Dictionary; Diazinon. In 1998 Farm Chemicals Handbook, R. T. Meister, ed. (Willoughby, OH: Meister Publishing Company), pp. C 129.

Montgomery, J. H. (1993). Diazinon. In Agrochemicals Desk Reference (Boca Raton: Lewis Publishers), pp. 135-138.

WHO. (1998). Environmental Health Criteria for Diazinon (Geneva: World Health Organization).

Worthing, C. R. (1991). Diazinon. In The Pesticide Manual, C. R. Worthing, ed. (Lavenham, Suffolk (Great Britain): The British Crop Protection Council), pp. 243-244.

Cancer Risks in Humans

Blair, A., Cantor, K. P., and Zahm, S. H. (1998). Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and agricultural use of the insecticide lindane. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 33, 82-87.

Brown, L. M., Blair, A., Gibson, R., Everett, G. D., Cantor, K. P., Schumann, L. M., Burmeister, L. F., Van Lier, S. F., and Dick, F. (1990). Pesticide exposures and other agricultural risk factors for leukemia among men in Iowa and Minnesota. Cancer Research 50,6585-6591.

Cantor, K. P., Blair, A., Everett, G., Gibson, R., Burmeister, L. F., Brown, L. M., Schumann, L., and Dick, F. R. (1992). Pesticides and other agricultural risk factors for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among men in Iowa and Minnesota. Cancer Research 52,2447-2455.

Davis, J. R., Brownson, R. C., Garcia, R., Bentz, B. J., and Turner, A. (1993). Family Pesticide use and childhood brain cancer. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 24,87-92.

Morris, P. D., Koepsell, T. D., Daling, J. R., Taylor, J. W., Lyon, J. L., Swanson, G. M., Child, M., and S., W. N. (1986). Toxic substance exposure and multiple myeloma: a case-control study. Journal of National Cancer Institute 76,987-994.

NCI. (1979). Bioassay of diazinon for possible carcinogenicity, DHEW Publication No. (NIH) 79-1392 (Bethesda, MD: Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare).

Zahm, S., Weisenburger, D. D., Saal, R. C., Vaught, J. B., Babbitt, P. A., and Blair, A. (1993). The role of agricultural pesticide use in the development of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in women. Archives of Environmental Health 48,353-358.

Experimental Animal Studies of Diazinon and Cancer

Barnes, T. B. (1988). 90-day oral toxicity study in dogs (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated August 4, 1988), J. R. Hazelette and A. T. Arthur, eds. (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 8-47,300-320, 471-474.

Cockrell, K. O., Woodard, M. W., and Woodard, G. (1966). Diazinon 50W safety evaluation by repeated oral administration to monkeys for 100 weeks. Final report. (unpublished study done for Geigy Agricultural Chemicals dated June 1, 1966) (Woodard Research Corporation, pp. 1-12.

Giknis, M. L. A. (1989). A two generation reproductive study in albino rats (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated February 9th, 1989), D. M. Raab, M. A. Youreneff and E. T. Yau, eds. (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 19-119.

Kirchner, F. R., McCormick, G. C., and Arthur, A. T. (1991). One/two-year oral toxicity study in rats (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated June 14, 1991) (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 1-42.

NCI. (1979). Bioassay of diazinon for possible carcinogenicity, DHEW Publication No. (NIH) 79-1392 (Bethesda, MD: Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare).

Rudzki, M. W., McCormick, G. C., and Arthur, A. T. (1991). 52-week oral toxicity study in dogs (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation) (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 19-33.

Mammary Cancer in Experimental Animals

Kirchner, F. R., McCormick, G. C., and Arthur, A. T. (1991). One/two-year oral toxicity study in rats (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated June 14, 1991) (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 1-42.

NCI. (1979). Bioassay of diazinon for possible carcinogenicity, DHEW Publication No. (NIH) 79-1392 (Bethesda, MD: Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare).

Mutagenicity and Genotoxicity: Review Articles

Garrett, N. E., Stack, H. F., and Waters, M. D. (1986). Evaluation of genetic activity profiles for sixty-five pesticides. Mutation Research 168, 301-325.

Moutschen-Dahmen, J., Moutschen-Dahmen, M., and Degraeve, N. (1984). Mutagenicity, Carcinogenicity, and Teratogenicity of Insecticides. In Mutagenicity, Carcinogenicity, and Teratogenicity of Industrial Pollutants, M. Kirsch-Volders, ed.Plenum Press, New York and London), pp. 127-202.

Shahbeg, S. S., Waters, M. D., Simmon, V. F., Mortelmans, K. E., Mitchell, A. D., Jorgenson, T., Jones, D. C. L., Valencia, R., and Stack, F. (1985). Evaluation of the Genotoxic Potential of Certain Pesticides Used in Pakistan. In Basic and Applied Mutagenesis, A. Muhammed and R. C. von Borstel, eds. (New York: Plenum Press), pp. 185-219.

Shelby, M. D., and Stasiewicz, S. (1984). Chemicals showing no evidence of carcinogenicity in long-term, two -species rodent studies: the need for short-term test data. Environmental Mutagenesis 6, 871-878.

Waters, M. D., Simmon, V. F., Mitchell, A. D., Jorgenson, T. A., and Valencia, R. (1983). A phased approach to the evaluation of environmental chemicals. In In Vitro Toxicity Testing of Environmental Agents, A. R. Kolber, T. K. Wong, L. D. Grant, R. S. DeWoskin and T. J. Hughes, eds. (New York and London: Plenum Press), pp. 417-441.

Zeiger, E. (1987). Carcinogenicity of mutagens: predictive capacity of the Salmonella mutagenesis assay for rodent carcinogenicity. Cancer Research 47,1287-1296.

Mutagenicity and Genotoxicity: In Yeast and Bacteria

Eckardt, F., and von Borstel, R. C. (1985). Mutagen testing of agricultural chemicals with yeast. In Basic and Applied Mutagenesis, A. Muhammed and R. C. von Borstel, eds. (New York: Plenum Press), pp. 221-249.

Marshall, T. D., Dorough, H. W., and Swim, H. E. (1976). Screening of pesticides for mutagenic potential using Salmonella typhimurim mutants. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 24,560-563.

Moriya, M., Ohta, T., Watanabe, K., Miyazawa, T., Kato, K., and Shirasu, Y. (1983). Further mutagenicity studies on pesticides in bacterial reversion assay systems. Mutation Research 116, 185-216.

Nagy, Z., Mile, I., and Antoni, F. (1975). The mutagenic effect of pesticides on Escherichia coli WP2 try-. Acta Microbiologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 22,309-314.

Shirasu, Y., Moriya, M., Kato, K., Furuhashi, A., and Kada, T. (1976). Mutagenicity screening of pesticides in the microbial system. Mutation Research 40,19-30.

Venkat, J. A., Shami, S., Nayak, K. D., Plimmer, J. R., Pfeil, R., and Nair, P. P. (1995). Relative genotoxic activities of pesticides evaluated by a modified SOS microplate assay. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 25,67-76.

Wild, D. (1975). Mutagenicity studies on organophosphorus insecticides. Mutation Research 32,133-150.

Wong, P. K., Wai, C. C., and Liong, E. (1989). Comparative study on mutagenicities of organophosphorus insecticides in Salmonella. Chemosphere 18,2413-2422.

Mutagenicity and Genotoxicity: Genotoxicity in Animals and Humans

Bianchi-Santamaria, A., Gobbi, M., Cembran, M., and Arnaboldi, A. (1997). Human lymphocyte micronucleus genotoxicity test with mixtures of phytochemicals in environmental concentrations. Mutation Research 388, 27-32.

De Ferrari, M., Artuso, M., Bonassi, S., Bonatti, S., Cavalieri, Z., Pescatore, D., Marchini, E., Pisano, V., and Abbondandolo, A. (1991). Cytogenetic biomonitoring of an Italian population exposed to pesticides: chromosome aberration and sister-chromatid exchange analysis in peripheral blood lymphocytes. Mutation Research 260, 105-113.

Kiraly, J., Szentesi, I., Ruzicska, M., and Czeize, A. (1979). Chromosome studies in workers producing organophosphate insecticides. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 8, 309-319.

Kuroda, K., Yamaguchi, Y., and Endo, G. (1992). Mitotic toxicity, sister chromatid exchange, and rec assay of pesticides. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 23,13-18.

Lopez, D., Aleixandre, C., Mercahn, M., and Carrascal, E. (1986). In vitro induction of alterations in peripheral blood lymphocytes by different doses of diazinon. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 37,517-522.

Lopez, D. E., and Carrascal, E. (1987). Sensitivity of human lymphocyte chromosome to diazinon at different times during cell structure. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 38,125-130.

Matsuoka, A., Hayashi, M., and Ishidate, M. J. (1979). Chromosomal aberration tests on 29 chemicals combined with S9 mix in vitro. Mutation Research 66,277-290.

McGregor, D. B., Brown, A., Cattanach, P., Edwards, I., McBride, D., Riach, C., and Caspary, W. J. (1988). Responses of the L5178Y tk+/tk- mouse lymphoma cell forward mutation assay: III. 72 coded chemicals. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 12,85-154.

Nishio, A., and Uyeki, E. M. (1981). Induction of sister chromatid exchanges in Chinese hamster ovary cells by organophosphate insecticides and their oxygen analogs. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 8, 939-946.

Parmjit, K., and Grover, I. S. (1985). Cytological effects of some organophosphorus pesticides. I. Mitotic effects. Cytologia 50,187-197.

See, R. H., Dunn, B. P., and San, R. H. C. (1990). Clastogenic activity in urine of workers occupationally exposed to pesticides. Mutation Research 241, 251-259.

Shahbeg, S. S., Waters, M. D., Simmon, V. F., Mortelmans, K. E., Mitchell, A. D., Jorgenson, T., Jones, D. C. L., Valencia, R., and Stack, F. (1985). Evaluation of the Genotoxic Potential of Certain Pesticides Used in Pakistan. In Basic and Applied Mutagenesis, A. Muhammed and R. C. von Borstel, eds. (New York: Plenum Press), pp. 185-219.

Sobti, R. C., Krishan, A., and Pfaffenberger, C. D. (1982). Cytokinetic and cytogenetic effects of some agricultural chemicals on human lymphoid cells in vitro: organophosphates. Mutation Research 102, 89-102.

Tsuda, T., Kojima, M., Harada, H., Nakajima, A., and Aoki, S. (1997). Acute toxicity, accumulation and excretion of organophosphorous insecticides and their oxidation products in killfish. Chemosphere 35,939-949.

Vigfusson, N. V., Vyse, E. R., Pernsteiner, C. A., and Dawson, R. J. (1983). In vivo induction of sister-chromatid exchange in Umbra limi by the insecticides endrin, chlordane, diazinon and guthion. Mutation Research 118, 61-68.

Wild, D. (1975). Mutagenicity studies on organophosphorus insecticides. Mutation Research 32,133-150.

Woodruff, R. C., Phillips, J. P., and Irwin, D. (1983). Pesticide-induced complete and partial chromosome loss in screens with repair-defective females of Drosophila melanogaster. Environmental Mutagenesis 5, 835-846.

Yoder, J., Watson, M., and Benson, W. W. (1973). Lymphocyte chromosome analysis of agricultural workers during extensive occupational exposure to pesticides. Mutation Research 21,335-340.

Tumor Promotion

Dikshith, T. S. S., Behari, J. R., Datta, K. K., and Mathur, A. K. (1975). Effect of diazinon in male rats. Histopathological and biochemical studies. Environmental Physiology and Biochemistry 5, 293-299.

Greenman, S. B., Rutten, M. J., Fowler, W. M., Scheffler, L., Shortridge, L. A., Brown, B., Sheppard, B. C., Deveney, K. E., Deveney, C. W., and Trunkey, D. D. (1997). Herbicide/pesticide effects on intestinal epithelial growth. Environmental Research 75,85-93.

Kato, T., Ogiso, T., Kato, K., Sano, M., Hasegawa, R., Shirai, T., and Ito, N. (1995). Lack of promoting activity of four pesticides on induction of preneoplastic liver cell foci in rats. Teratogenesis, Carcinogenesis, and Mutagenesis 15,251-257.

Maronpot, R. R., Shimkin, M. B., Witschi, H. P., Smith, L. H., and Cline, J. M. (1986). Strain A mouse pulmonary tumor test results for chemicals previously tested in the national Cancer Institute carcinogenicity tests. Journal of National Cancer Institute 76,1101-1112.

Reproductive Toxicity

Byrne, D. H., and Kitos, P. A. (1983). Teratogenic effects of cholinergic insecticides in chick embryos-IV. Biochemical Pharmacology 32,2881-2890.

Dobbins, P. K. (1967). Organic phosphate insecticides as teratogens in the rat. Journal of Florida Medical Association 54,452-456.

Giknis, M. L. A. (1989). A two generation reproductive study in albino rats (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated February 9th, 1989), D. M. Raab, M. A. Youreneff and E. T. Yau, eds. (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 19-119.

Henderson, M., and Kitos, P. A. (1982). Do organophosphate insecticides inhibit the conversion of tyrptophan to NAD+ in ovo? Teratology 26,173-181.

Hoberman, A. M., Cramer, J. S., Avery, D. L., and Cranmer, M. F. (1979). Transplacental inhibition of esterases in fetal brain following exposure to the organophosphate diazinon. Teratology 19,30A-31A.

Hoffman, D. J., and Eastin, W. C. J. (1981). Effects of malathion, diazinon, and parathion on mallard embryo development and cholinesterase activity. Environmental Research 26,472-485.

Kitos, P. A., and Suntornwat, O. (1992). Teratogenic effects of organophosphorus compounds. In Organophosphates: Chemistry, Fate, and Effects, J. E. Chambers and P. E. Levi, eds. (San Diego: Academic Press), pp. 387-416.

Misawa, M., Doull, J., Kitos, P. A., and Uyeki, E. M. (1981). Teratogenic effects of cholinergic insecticides in chick embryos. I. Diazinon treatment on acetylcholinesterase and choline acetyltransferase activities. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 57,20-29.

Misawa, M., Doull, J., and Uyeki, E. M. (1982). Teratogenic effects of cholinergic insecticides in chick embryos. III. development of cartilage and bone. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 10,551-563.

Nishimura, H. (1973). Teratogenic substances. International Chemical Engineering 13,774-780.

Poynor, D. H., Lupkiewicz, S., Sage, S. R., Carver, V. H., Kousseff, B. G., A., L. H., and A., W. C. (1997). Paternal exposures and the question of birth defects. Journal of Florida Medical Association 84,323-326.

Robens, J. F. (1968). Teratogenic effects of carbaryl and other pesticides in the hamster, the rabbit, and the guinea pig. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 12,294.

Spyker, J. M., and Avery, D. L. (1977). Neurobehavioral effects of prenatal exposure to the organophosphate diazinon in mice. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 3, 989-1002.

Suntornwat, O., and Kitos, P. (1990). Yolk sac membrane targets of the organophosphorus insecticides. FASEB Journal 4, A2051.

Uzokwu, M. (1974). Comparative feto-toxicity of organophosphate insecticide in mice. Bulletin of Epizootic Diseases of Africa 22,161-166.

Hormone Disruption and Estrogenicity

Cranmer, J. S., and Avery, D. (1978). Postnatal endocrine dysfunction resulting from prenatal exposure to carbofuran, diazinon or chlordane. Journal of Environmental Pathology and Toxicology 2, 357-369.

Donovan, M. P., Schein, L., and Thomas, J. A. (1978). Effects of pesticides on metabolism of steroid hormone by rodent liver microsomes. Journal of Environmental Pathology and Toxicology 2, 447-454.

Giknis, M. L. A. (1989). A two generation reproductive study in albino rats (unpublished study done for Ciba-Geigy Corporation dated February 9th, 1989), D. M. Raab, M. A. Youreneff and E. T. Yau, eds. (Ciba-Geigy Corporation, Summit, NJ, pp. 19-119.

Soto, A. M., Sonnenschein, C., Chung, K. L., Fernandez, M. F., Olea, N., and Serrano, F. O. (1995). The E-Screen Assay as a tool to identify estrogens: An update on estrogenic environmental pollutants. Environmental Health Perspectives 103, 113-122.

Spyker, J. M., and Avery, D. L. (1977). Neurobehavioral effects of prenatal exposure to the organophosphate diazinon in mice. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 3, 989-1002.

Immunotoxic Effects

Barnett, J. B., Spyker, J. M., Avery, D. L., and Hoberman, A. M. (1980). Immunocompetence over the lifespan of mice exposed in utero to carbofuran or diazinon: I. changes in serum immunoglobulin concentrations. Journal of Environmental Pathology and Toxicology 4, 53-63.

Dabbert, C. B., Sheffield, S. R., and Lochmiller, R. L. (1996). Northern bobwhite egg hatchability and chick immunocompetence following a field application of diazinon. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 56,612-616.

Dutta, H. M., Qadri, N., Ojha, J., Singh, N. K., Adhikari, S., Datta Munshi, J. S., and Roy, P. K. (1997). Effect of diazinon on marcophages of Bluegill Sunfish Lepomis macrochirus: a cytochemical evaluation. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 58,135-141.

Jeong, T. C., Jordan, S. D., Matulka, R. A., Stanulis, E. D., Kaminski, E. J., and Holsapple, M. P. (1994). Role of metabolism by esterase and cytochrome P-450 in cocaine-induced suppression of the antibody response. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 272, 407-416.

Kump, D. F., Matulka, R. A., Burton, G. F., Jordan, S. D., and Holsapple, M. P. (1996). Alterations in splenocyte and thymocyte subpopulations in B6C3F1 mice exposed to cocaine plus diazinon. Journal of Pharmacological and Experimental Therapeutics 277, 1477-1485.

Spyker-Cranmer, J. M., Barnett, J. B., Avery, D. L., and Cranmer, M. F. (1982). Immunoteratology of chlordane: cell-mediated and humoral immune responses in adult mice exposed in utero. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 62,402-408.

Other Toxic Effects (Non-Carcinogenic)

Abend, Y., Goland, S., Evron, E., Sthoeger, Z. M., and Geltner, D. (1994). Acute renal failure complicating organophosphate intoxication. Renal Failure 16,415-417.

Adlakha, A., Philip, P. J., and Dhar, K. L. (1988). Organophosphorus and carbamate poisoning in Punjab. Association of Physicians of India 36,210-212.

Anthony, J., Banister, E., and Oloffs, P. C. (1986). Effect of sublethal levels of diazinon: Histopathology of liver. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 37,501-507.

Collyard, S. A., Ankley, G. T., Hoke, R. A., and Goldenstein, T. (1994). Influence of age on the relative sensitivity of Hyalella azteca to diazinon, alkylphenol ethoxylates, copper, cadmium, and zinc. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 26,110-113.

Davies, D. B., and Holub, B. J. (1980). Comparative subacute toxicity of dietary diazinon in the male and female rats. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 54,359-367.

Dikshith, T. S. S., Datta, K. K., and Chandra, P. (1974). Interaction of lindane and diazinon on the skin of rats. Experimental Pathology 9, S.219-224.

Egyed, M. N., Shlosberg, A., Malkinson, M., and Eilat, A. (1976). Some considerations in the treatment of diazinon poisoned goslings. Clinical Toxicology 9, 245-249.

Harris, L. W., Fleisher, J. H., Innerebner, T. A., Cliff, W. J., and Sim, V. M. (1969). The effects of atropine-oxime therapy on cholinesterase activity and the survival of animals poisoned with O,O-diethyl-O-(2-isopropyl-6-methyl-4-pyrimidinyl) phosphorothioate. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 15,216-224.

Klemmer, H. W., Reichert, E. R., and Yauger, W. L. J. (1978). Five cases of intentional ingestion of 25 percent diazinon with treatment and recovery. Clinical Toxicology 12,435-444.

Hoffman, D. J. (1994). Measurements of toxicity and critical stages of development. In Wildlife Toxicology and Population Modeling: Integrated Studies of Agroecosystems, R. J. Kendall and T. E. Lacher, eds. (Boca Raton: CRC Press), pp. 47-67.

Koopman, J. P., Henderson, P. T., Cools, A. R., and Braak, G. J. (1977). Possible side effects of the use of diazinon to control insects in a central animal laboratory. Zentralblatt Versuchstierk 19,253-259.

Kurt, T. (1988). Persistent symptoms of cholinesterase inhibiting pesticide toxicity (diazinon) [letter]. Veterinary and Human Toxicology 30,268.

Marinovich, M., Ghilardi, F., and Galli, C. L. (1996). Effect of pesticide mixtures on in vitro nervous cells: Comparison with single pesticides. Toxicology 108, 201-206.

May, G. (1989). In response to Dr. Kurt's letter [letter]. Veterinary and Human Toxicology 31,181-182.

Pennycott, T. W. (1996). Diazinon poisoning in pigeons. The Veterinary Record 138, 96.

Rajendra, W., Oloffs, P. C., and Banister, E. W. (1986). Effects of chronic intake of diazinon on blood and brain monoamines and amino acids. Drug and Chemical Toxicology 9, 117-131.

Reichert, E. R., Yauger, W. L. J., Rashad, M. N., and Klemmer, H. W. (1977). Diazinon poisoning in eight members of related households. Clinical Toxicology 11,5-11.

Ronis, M. J. J., and Badger, T. M. (1995). Toxic interactions between fungicides that inhibit ergosterol biosynthesis and phosphorothioate insecticides in the male rat and Bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus). Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 130, 221-228.

Sherman, J. D. (1995). Organophosphate pesticides-neurological and respiratory toxicity. Toxicology and Industrial Health 11,33-39.

Soliman, S. A., Sovocool, G. W., Curley, A., Ahmed, N. S., El-Fiki, S., and El-Sebae, A.-K. (1982). Two acute human poisoning cases resulting from exposure to diazinon transformation products in Egypt. Archives of Environmental Health 37,207-212.

Uchiyama, M., Yoshida, T., Homma, K., and Tsutomu, H. (1975). Inhibition of hepatic drug-metabolizing enzymes by thiophosphate insecticides and its toxicological evaluation. Environmental Quality and Safety 4, 109-116.

Wagner, S. L. (1990). Pesticide illness surveillance: review of the National Pesticide Assessment Program. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 18,307-312.

Williams, M. W., Fuyat, H. N., and Fitzhugh, O. G. (1959). The subacute toxicity of four organic phosphates to dogs. Toxicology 1, 1-7.

Occupational Exposure

Abend, Y., Goland, S., Evron, E., Sthoeger, Z. M., and Geltner, D. (1994). Acute renal failure complicating organophosphate intoxication. Renal Failure 16,415-417.

Brown, L. M., Blair, A., Gibson, R., Everett, G. D., Cantor, K. P., Schumann, L. M., Burmeister, L. F., Van Lier, S. F., and Dick, F. (1990). Pesticide exposures and other agricultural risk factors for leukemia among men in Iowa and Minnesota. Cancer Research 50,6585-6591.

Cantor, K. P., Blair, A., Everett, G., Gibson, R., Burmeister, L. F., Brown, L. M., Schumann, L., and Dick, F. R. (1992). Pesticides and other agricultural risk factors for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among men in Iowa and Minnesota. Cancer Research 52,2447-2455.

De Ferrari, M., Artuso, M., Bonassi, S., Bonatti, S., Cavalieri, Z., Pescatore, D., Marchini, E., Pisano, V., and Abbondandolo, A. (1991). Cytogenetic biomonitoring of an Italian population exposed to pesticides: chromosome aberration and sister-chromatid exchange analysis in peripheral blood lymphocytes. Mutation Research 260, 105-113.

Hayes, A. L., Wise, R. A., and Weir, F. W. (1980). Assessment of occupational exposure to organophosphates in pest control operators. American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal 41,568-575.

Maddy, K. T., and Edmiston, S. (1988). Selected incidents of illnesses and injuries related to exposure to pesticides reported by physicians in California in 1986. Veterinary and Human Toxicology 30,246-254.

Maizlish, N., Schenker, M., Weisskopf, C., Seiber, J., and Samuels, S. (1987). A behavioral evaluation of pest control workers with short-term, low-level exposure to the organophosphate diazinon. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 12,153-172.

Matsushita, T., and Aoyama, K. (1980). Cross reactions between some pesticides and the fungicide benomyl in contact allergy. Industrial Health 19,77.

Rayner, M. D., Popper, J. S., Carvalho, E. W., and Hurov, R. (1972). Hyporeflexia in workers chronically exposed to organophosphate insecticides. Research Communications in Chemical Pathology and Pharmacology 4, 595-603.

Soliman, S. A., Sovocool, G. W., Curley, A., Ahmed, N. S., El-Fiki, S., and El-Sebae, A.-K. (1982). Two acute human poisoning cases resulting from exposure to diazinon transformation products in Egypt. Archives of Environmental Health 37,207-212.

Weisskopf, C. P., Seiber, J. N., Maizlish, N., and Schenker, M. (1988). Personnel exposure to diazinon in a supervised pest eradication program. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 17,201-212.

Yoder, J., Watson, M., and Benson, W. W. (1973). Lymphocyte chromosome analysis of agricultural workers during extensive occupational exposure to pesticides. Mutation Research 21,335-340.

Zahm, S., Weisenburger, D. D., Saal, R. C., Vaught, J. B., Babbitt, P. A., and Blair, A. (1993). The role of agricultural pesticide use in the development of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in women. Archives of Environmental Health 48,353-358.

Environmental Fate: Air Residues

Bradman, M. A., Harnly, M. E., Draper, W., Seidel, S., Teran, S., Wakeham, D., and Neutra, R. (1997). Pesticide exposures to children from California's Central Valley: results of a pilot study. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 7, 217-234.

Carey, A. E., and Kutz, F. W. (1985). Trends in ambient concentrations of agrochemicals in humans and the environment of the United States. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 5, 155-163.

Currie, K. L., McDonald, E. C., Chung, L. T. K., and Higgs, A. R. (1990). Concentrations of diazinon, chlorpyrifos, and bendiocarb after application in offices. American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal 51,23-27.

Glotfelty, D. E., Seiber, J. N., and Liljedahl, L. A. (1987). Pesticides in fog. Nature 325, 602-605.

Hinkle, D. K., Suggs, J. E., and Jackson, M. D. (1980). Environmental and biological effects following application of diazinon impregnated strips within a laboratory animal room. Laboratory Animal Science 30,981-983.

Jackson, M. D., and Lewis, R. G. (1981). Insecticide concentrations in air after application of pest control strips. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 27,122-125.

Kawata, K., and Yasuhara, A. (1994). Determination of fenitrothion and diazinon in air. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 52,419-424.

Leidy, R. B., Wright, C. G., and Dupree, H. E. J. (1982). Concentration and movement of diazinon in air. Journal of Environmental Science and Health B17, 311-319.

Lewis, R. G., and Bond, A. E. (1988). Measurement of atmospheric concentrations of common household pesticides: a pilot study. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 10,59-73.

Lewis, R. G., Fortmann, R. C., and Camann, D. E. (1994). Evaluation of methods for monitoring the potential exposure of small children to pesticides in the residential environment. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 26,37-46.

Richter, E. D., Kowalski, M., and al, e. (1992). Illness and excretion of organophosphate metabolites four months after household pest extermination. Archives of Environmental Health 47,135-138.

Roinestad, K. S., Louis, J. B., and Rosen, J. D. (1993). Determination of pesticides in indoor air and dust. Journal of AOAC International 76,1121-1126.

Wachs, T., Gutenmann, W. H., Buckley, E. H., and Lisk, D. J. (1983). Concentration of diazinon in air of a retail garden store. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 31,582-584.

Whitmore, R. W., Immerman, F. W., Camann, D. E., Bond, A. E., Lewis, R. G., and Schaum, J. L. (1994). Non-occupational exposures to pesticides for residents of two U.S. cities. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 26,47-59.

Wright, C. G., and Jackson, M. D. (1974). A comparison of residues produced by spraying and fogging of diazinon in buildings. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 12,177-181.

Wright, C. G., and Leidy, R. B. (1980). Air samples in vehicles and buildings turn up only very low levels of organic phosphate insecticides. Pest Control, 22-26, 68.

Wright, C. G., and Leidy, R. B. (1980). Insecticide residues in the air of buildings and pest control vehicles. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 24,582-589.

Wright, C. G., Leidy, R. B., and Dupree, H. E. J. (1982). Diazinon and chlorpyrifos in the air of moving and stationary pest control vehicles. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 28,119-121.

Zabik, J. M., and Seiber, J. N. (1993). Atmospheric transport of organophosphate pesticides from California's Central Valley to the Sierra Nevada mountains. Journal of Environmental Quality 22,80-90.

Environmental Fate: Food Residues

Burchat, C. S., Ripley, B. D., Leishman, P. D., Ritcey, G. M., Kakuda, Y., and Stephenson, G. R. (1998). The distribution of nine pesticides between the juice and pulp of carrots and tomatoes after home processing. Food Additives and Contaminants 15,61-71.

FAO/WHO. (1993). Pesticides Residues in Food -1993 (Diazinon). In Joint FAO / WHO meeting on pesticide residues, pp. 57-81.

FDA. (1998). Food and Drug Administration Pesticide Program, Residue Monitoring 1996 (http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~dms/pest96rep.html: Food and Drug Administration).

FDA. (1998). Food and Drug Administration Pesticide Program, Residue Monitoring 1997 (http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~dms/pest97rep.html: Food and Drug Administration).

Frank, R., Braun, H. E., and Ripley, B. D. (1989). Monitoring Ontario-grown apples for pest control chemicals used in their production, 1978-86. Food Additives and Contaminants 6, 227-234.

Gartrell, M. J., Craun, J. C., Podrebarac, D. S., and Gunderson, E. L. (1985). Pesticides, selected elements, and other chemicals in infants and toddler total diet samples, October 1978-September 1979. Journal of Association of Official Analytical Chemists 68,842-861.

Jackson, M. D., and Wright, C. G. (1975). Diazinon and chlorpyrifos residues in food after insecticidal treatment in rooms. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 13,593-595.

Johnson, R. D., Manske, D. D., and Podrebarac, D. S. (1981). Pesticide, metal, and other chemical residues in adult total diet samples. Pesticides Monitoring Journal 15,54-69.

Kearney, P. C. (1975). IUPAC commission on terminal pesticide residues. Journal of AOAC International 59,866-893.

MacIntosh, D. L., Spengler, J. D., …zkaynak, H., Tsai, L., and Barry Ryan, P. (1996). Dietary exposures to selected metals and pesticides. Environmental Health Perspectives 104, 202-209.

Palmgren, M. S., and Lee, T. C. (1984). Malathion and diazinon levels in grain dust from New Orleans area grain elevators. American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal 45,168-171.

Toyoda, M., Adachi, K., Ida, T., Noda, K., and Minagawa, N. (1990). Simple analytical method for organophosphorus pesticide residues in milk. Journal of Association of Official Analytical Chemists 73,770-772.

USEPA. (1998). Tolerances and Exemptions from Tolerances for Pesticide Chemicals in or on Raw Agricultural Commodities, 40 CFR 180, Subpart A, B, and C. In Code of Federal Regulations, pp. 273-434.

Yess, N. J., Houston, M. G., and Gunderson, E. L. (1991). Food and Drug Administration pesticide residue monitoring of foods: 1978-1982. Journal of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists 74,265-272.

Environmental Fate: Water Residues

EPA. (1998). Drinking water contaminant list (http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw/ccl/cclfs.html.

Ferrando, M. D., Alarcon, V., Fernandez-Casalderrey, A., Gamon, M., and Andreu-Moliner, E. (1992). Persistence of some pesticides in the aquatic environment. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 48,747-755.

Frank, R., Logan, L., and Clegg, B. S. (1991). Pesticide and polychlorinated biphenyl residues in waters at the mouth of the Grand, Saugeen, and Thames Rivers, Ontario, Canada, 1986-1990. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 21,585-595.

Kolpin, D. W., Barbash, J. E., and Gillion, R. J. (1998). Occurrence of pesticides in shallow groundwater of the United States: Initial results from the National Water-Quality Assessment Program. Environmental Science and Technology 32,558-566.

Kuivila, K. M. (1993). Diazinon concentrations in the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers and San Francisco Bay, California, January 1993 (http://sfbay.wr.usgs.gov/access/kk_fact.html: U. S. Geological Survey).

Larson, S. J., Capel, P. D., Goolsby, D. A., Zaugg, S. D., and Sandstrom, M. W. (1995). Relations between pesticide use and riverine flux in the Mississippi River basin. Chemosphere 31,3305-3321.

Miles, J. R. W. (1976). Insecticide residue on stream sediments in Ontario, Canada. Pesticides Monitoring Journal 10,87-91.

Oh-Shin, Y., Ko, M., and Shin, H. (1997). Simultaneous quantification of insecticides including carbaryl in drinking water by gas chromatography using dual electron-capture and nitrogen-phosphorus detection. Journal of Chromatography A 769, 285-291.

Pereira, W. E., and Hostettler, F. D. (1993). Nonpoint source contamination of the Mississippi River and its tributaries by herbicides. Environmental Science and Technology 27,1542-1552.

USEPA. (1996). Drinking Water Regulations and Health Advisories; Diazinon, EPA 822-B-96-002: Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency), pp. 8.

USGS. (1995). Pesticides in surface water from three agricultural basins in south-central Georgia, 1993-1995, PB97-168942, U. S. G. Survey, ed. (Washington, D.C.: National Technical Information Service).

USGS. (1997). Pesticides in surface waters of the Hudson River Basin - Mohawk River Subbasin: United States Geological Survey).

USGS. (1997). Pesticides in surface waters of the Hudson River Basin, New York and adjacent states: United States Department of the Interior-Geological Survey).

Virtue, W. A., and Clayton, J. W. (1997). Sheep dip chemicals and water pollution. Science of the Total Environment 194/195, 207-217.

Wall, G. R., and Phillips, P. J. (1997). Pesticides in surface waters of the Hudson River basin, New York and Adjacent states (U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet no. FS 238-96).

Wall, G. R., and Phillips, P. J. (1997). Pesticides in surface waters of the Hudson River basin-Mohawk River subbasin (U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet no. F2-237-96).

Zabik, J. M., and Seiber, J. N. (1993). Atmospheric transport of organophosphate pesticides from California's Central Valley to the Sierra Nevada mountains. Journal of Environmental Quality 22,80-90.

Environmental Fate: Soil Residues

Ahmed, N., and Morrison, F. O. (1972). Longevity of residues of four organophosphate insecticides in soil. Phytoprotection 53,71-74.

Carey, A. E., Yang, H. S. C., Wiersma, G. B., Tai, H., Maxey, R. A., and Dupuy, A. E. J. (1980). Soils. Pesticides Monitoring Journal 14,23-25.

Frank, R., Mineau, P., Braun, H. E., Barker, I. K., Kennedy, S. W., and Trudeau, S. (1991). Deaths of Canada geese following spraying of turf with diazinon. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 46,852-858.

Gowen, J. A., Wiersma, G. B., Tai, H., and Mitchell, W. G. (1976). Pesticide levels in hay and soils from nine states, 1971. Pesticides Monitoring Journal 10,114-116.

Kearney, P. C. (1975). IUPAC commission on terminal pesticide residues. Journal of AOAC International 59,866-893.

Sattar, M. A. (1990). Fate of organophosphorus pesticides in soils. Chemosphere 20,387-396.

Sears, M. K., and Chapman, R. A. (1979). Persistence and movement of four insecticides applied to turfgrass. Journal of Economic Entomology 72,272-274.

Tu, C. M. (1970). Effect of four organophosphorus insecticides on microbial activities in soil. Applied Microbiology 19,479-484.

Tissue Accumulation: Diazinon Residues in Cows' Milk

Bourne, J. R., and Arthur, B. W. (1967). Diazinon residues in the milk of dairy cows. Journal of Economic Entomology 60,402-405.

Claborn, H. V., Mann, H. D., and Oehler, D. D. (1968). Dursban determination in milk and body tissues of cattle. Journal of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists 51,1243-1245.

Derbyshire, J. C., and Murphy, R. T. (1962). Diazinon residues in treated silage and milk of cows fed powdered diazinon. Agricultural and Food Chemistry 10,384-386.

Leshchev, V. V., Kan, P. T., and Talanov, G. A. (1972). Excretion of Dursban and diazinon in milk [in Russian]. Veterinariya 10,114-115.

Lloyd, J. E., and Matthysse, J. G. (1971). Residues of dichlorvos, diazinon, and dimetilan in milk of cows fed PVC-insecticide feed additives. Journal of Economic Entomology 64,821-822.

Mount, M. E. (1984). Diagnostic value of urinary dialkyl phosphate measurement in goats exposed to diazinon. American Journal of Veterinary Research 45,817-824.

Robbins, W. E., Hopkins, T. L., and Eddy, G. W. (1957). Metabolism and excretion of phosphorus-32_labeled diazinon in a cow. Agricultural and Food Chemistry 5, 509-513.

Spradbery, J. P., and Tozer, R. S. (1996). The efficacy of diazinon impregnated ear tags against buffalo fly and resulting weight gains and diazinon residues in meat and milk. Australian Veterinary Journal 73,6-10.

Toyoda, M., Adachi, K., Ida, T., Noda, K., and Minagawa, N. (1990). Simple analytical method for organophosphorus pesticide residues in milk. Journal of Association of Official Analytical Chemists 73,770-772.

Tissue Accumulation: Accumulation in Other Body Tissues

Allender, W. J., and Britt, A. G. (1994). Analyses of liquid diazinon formulations and breakdown products: an Australia-wide survey. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 53,902-906.

Claborn, H. V., Mann, H. D., and Oehler, D. D. (1968). Dursban determination in milk and body tissues of cattle. Journal of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists 51,1243-1245.

Claborn, H. V., Mann, H. D., Younger, R. L., and Radeleff, R. D. (1963). Diazinon residues in the fat of sprayed cattle. Journal of Economic Entomology 56,858-859.

Fukami, J. (1975). The biodegradation of diazinon in mammals and insects. Environmental Quality and Safety Supplement 3, 377-381.

Garcia-Repetto, R., Martinez, D., and Repetto, M. (1995). Coefficient of distribution of some organophosphorous pesticides in rat tissue. Veterinary and Human Toxicology 37,226-229.

Iverson, F., Grant, D. L., and Lacroix, J. (1975). Diazinon metabolism in the dog. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 13,611-618.

Janes, N. F., Machin, A. F., Quick, M. P., Rogers, H., Munday, D. E., and Cross, A. J. (1973). Toxic Metabolites of diazinon in sheep. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 21,121-124.

Kirkbride, K. P. (1987). An estimation of diazinon in omental tissue. Journal of Analytical Toxicology 11,6-7.

Matin, M. A., Agarwal, R., and Mirza, M. A. (1988). Distribution of pp'DDT in certain brain regions of rats treated with diazinon. Arhiv Za Higijenu Rada Toksikologiju 39,365-369.

Mucke, W., Alt, K. O., and Esser, H. O. (1970). Degradation of C-labeled diazinon in the rat. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 18,208-212.

Poklis, A. (1980). A fatal diazinon poisoning. Forensic Science International 15,135-140.

Seguchi, K., and Asaka, S. (1981). Intake and excretion of diazinon in freshwater fishes. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 27,244-249.

Tomokuni, K., Hasegawa, T., Hirai, Y., and Koga, N. (1985). The tissue distribution of diazinon and the inhibition of blood cholinesterase activities in rats and mice receiving a single intraperitoneal dose of diazinon. Toxicology 37,91-98.

Tsuda, T., Kojima, M., Harada, H., Nakajima, A., and Aoki, S. (1997). Acute toxicity, accumulation and excretion of organophosphorous insecticides and their oxidation products in killfish. Chemosphere 35,939-949.

Wu, H. X., Evreux-Gros, C., and Descotes, J. (1996). Diazinon toxicokinetics, tissue distribution and anticholinesterase activity in the rat. Biomedical and Environmental Sciences 9, 359-369.

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Prepared by Xiaofeng Fu, Research Assistant , and
Renu Gandhi, Ph.D., Research Associate, BCERF

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