Essential oil based polymeric patch development and evaluating its repellent activity against mosquitoes.

@article{Chattopadhyay2015EssentialOB,
  title={Essential oil based polymeric patch development and evaluating its repellent activity against mosquitoes.},
  author={Pronobesh Chattopadhyay and Sunil Dhiman and Somi Borah and Bipul Rabha and Aashwin Kumar Chaurasia and Vijay Veer},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={2015},
  volume={147},
  pages={45-53}
}
Essential oil based insect repellents are environment friendly and provide dependable personal protection against the bites of mosquitoes and other blood-sucking insects. In the present study, optimized mixture of three essential oils was embedded into the ethylcellulose (EC) and polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP K-30) polymers to develop essential oils based patch… CONTINUE READING