Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides

Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides

Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides.

Scientists have found that low-level exposure to organophosphates (OPs) produces lasting decrements in neurological and cognitive function. Memory and information processing speed are affected to a greater degree than other cognitive functions such as language.