Repellent activity of herbal essential oils against Aedes aegypti ( Linn . ) and Culex quinquefasciatus ( Say . )

@inproceedings{Sritabutra2013RepellentAO,
  title={Repellent activity of herbal essential oils against Aedes aegypti ( Linn . ) and Culex quinquefasciatus ( Say . )},
  author={Duangkamon Sritabutra and Mayura Soonwera},
  year={2013}
}
Mosquitoes are the most important of insects in terms of public health importance which transmit a number of diseases such as dengue, chikungunya, Japanese encephalitis, filariasis and malaria, causing millions of deaths every year. Aedes aegypti (Ae. aegypti) and Culex quinquefasciatus (Cx. quinquefasciatus) are major urban vectors of dengue fever, dengue haemorrhagic fever, chikungunya and Japanese encephalitis. Mosquito bites may also cause allergic responses including local skin reactions… CONTINUE READING
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