Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products

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The Organochlorine Pesticides Residue Levels in Karun River Water

Abdolazim Behfar 1 , Zahra Nazari 2 , Mohammad Hassan Rabiee 3 , Gholamreza Raeesi 4 , Mohammad Reza Oveisi 5 , Nafiseh Sadeghi 5 , 6 and Behrooz Jannat 7 , *
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1 Department of Drug and Food Control, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Pharmacy School, Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
3 Central Laboratory of Isfahan Water and Wastewater Company, Isfahan, IR Iran
4 Company of Ahvaz Water and Sewage, Water and Wastewater Management, Quality Control and Health Monitoring , Ahvaz, IR Iran
5 Department of Drug and Food Control, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Water Research Center, Ministry of Health, Tehran, IR Iran
7 Food and Drug Laboratory Research Center, Ministry of health, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: February 01, 2013, 8 (1); 41-46
  • Published Online: February 13, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 26, 2012
  • Revised: November 10, 2012
  • Accepted: November 19, 2012
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-6783

To Cite: Behfar A, Nazari Z, Rabiee M H, Raeesi G, Oveisi M R, et al. The Organochlorine Pesticides Residue Levels in Karun River Water, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2013 ; 8(1):41-46. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-6783.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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