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Chemical Compound Review

Coversan     2,3,5,6-tetrachlorocyclohexa- 2,5-diene-1,4...

Synonyms: Psorisan, Chloranil, Khloranil, Reranil, Spergon, ...
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  • Chloranil (1.25 to 1.75 ppm) treated embryos showed abnormalities of the otolith, optic cup, and general pigmentation [14].

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