Changes in liver and body weight of mice exposed to toxicant
Journal Title:INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
Malathion is one of the organophosphate pesticides which is toxic to animals. The present study deals with the changes in relative body weight and liver weight of Mice exposed to different doses of Malathion, ranging from 0.1, 0.5, 0.10 and 0.20 mg /kg/day diet. The result also showed the body weight continued to increase up to 90 days of intoxication and liver weight increase up to 28 days of intoxification later on slightly decreased at 90 days of experimental periods.