Development of Emulsified Concentrate (EC) formulation of Mentha piperita oil for control of mosquito larvae

Background Malaria is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality with an estimated 2.2 billion reported cases and 0.7 million annual deaths [1]. Continued research for malaria control although has resulted in significant reduction in malaria mortality rate, investigative measures are needed to address the escalating cost and threat of pesticide resistance… (More)