Efficacy of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against hematophagous parasites

  title={Efficacy of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against hematophagous parasites},
  author={Chidambaram Jayaseelan and Abdul Abdul Rahuman and Govindasamy Rajakumar and Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar and Arivarasan Vishnu Kirthi and Sampath Marimuthu and Asokan Bagavan and Chinnaperumal Kamaraj and Abdul Abduz Zahir and G. Arul Elango and Kanayairam Velayutham and Kokati Venkata Bhaskara Rao and Loganathan Karthik and Sankariah Raveendran},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the acaricidal and larvicidal activity against the larvae of Haemaphysalis bispinosa Neumann (Acarina: Ixodidae) and larvae of hematophagous fly Hippobosca maculata Leach (Diptera: Hippoboscidae) and against the fourth-instar larvae of malaria vector, Anopheles stephensi Liston, Japanese encephalitis vector, Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae) of synthesized silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) utilizing aqueous leaf extract from Musa… CONTINUE READING
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