2. Genomic Implications of Anticholinesterase Sensitivities

  1. Tetsuo Satoh4,5,6 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta7
  1. Jonathan E. Cohen1,
  2. Alon Friedman1,2,
  3. Gabrial Zimmermann3 and
  4. Hermona Soreq3

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch2

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Cohen, J. E., Friedman, A., Zimmermann, G. and Soreq, H. (2011) Genomic Implications of Anticholinesterase Sensitivities, in Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology (eds T. Satoh and R. C. Gupta), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 5

    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan

  3. 6

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 7

    Toxicology Department, Breathitt Veterinary Center, Murray State University, Hopkinsville, KY, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiology and Neurosurgery, Zlotowski Center for Neuroscience, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

  2. 2

    Department of Physiology, Faculty for Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, ISRAEL

  3. 3

    Department of Biological Chemistry, The Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel 91904, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470410301

Online ISBN: 9780470640500

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Keywords:

  • genomic implications of anticholinesterase sensitivities;
  • genetic polymorphisms - contributing to anti-ChE sensitivity;
  • chromosome position and polymorphic sites - in adjacent AChE and PON1 genes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Genetic Polymorphisms Contributing to Anti-ChE Sensitivity

  • Conclusion

  • References