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Supported by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIH-HEW) Grant Number ES 000412-02.
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Gibson, J.R., Ludke, J.L. Effect of sesamex on brain acetylcholinesterase inhibition by parathion in fishes. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 6, 97–99 (1971). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01540088
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