Essential Oils as Repellents against Arthropods

@inproceedings{Lee2018EssentialOA,
  title={Essential Oils as Repellents against Arthropods},
  author={Mi Young Lee},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2018}
}
The development of effective and safe repellents against arthropods is very important, because there are no effective vaccines against arthropod-borne viruses (arboviruses) and parasites. Arboviruses and parasites are transmitted to humans from arthropods, and mosquitoes are the most common arthropods associated with dengue, malaria, and yellow fever. Enormous efforts have been made to develop effective repellents against arthropods, and thus far synthetic repellents have been widely used… CONTINUE READING

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