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Chemical Compound Could Mask Human Smells From Mosquitoes
2013-09-10 10:01:54

Mosquitoes are arguably the most dangerous insects on Earth, but researchers from the USDA’s Mosquito and Fly Unit in Gainesville, Florida are currently working on a new form of protection against the blood-sucking, disease-carrying pests.

2009-08-18 07:21:14

After searching for 50 years, scientists finally have discovered new mosquito repellents that beat DEET for warding off those pesky, disease-carrying insects.

2009-08-17 15:20:53

U.S. scientists say they've created new mosquito repellents that perform better than DEET, the most used chemical to repel the disease-carrying insects. U.S.

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2009-08-16 12:55:00

After searching for more than 50 years, scientists finally have discovered a number of new mosquito repellents that beat DEET, the gold standard for warding off those pesky, sometimes disease-carrying insects.


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The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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