"Insect Repellents" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Substances causing insects to turn away from them or reject them as food.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Insect Repellents" by people in Profiles.
Barrozo MM, Zeringóta V, Borges LMF, Moraes N, Benz K, Farr A, Zhu JJ. Repellent and acaricidal activity of coconut oil fatty acids and their derivative compounds and catnip oil against Amblyomma sculptum. Vet Parasitol. 2021 Dec; 300:109591.
Oh J, Bowling JJ, Carroll JF, Demirci B, Baser KH, Leininger TD, Bernier UR, Hamann MT. Natural product studies of U.S. endangered plants: volatile components of Lindera melissifolia (Lauraceae) repel mosquitoes and ticks. Phytochemistry. 2012 Aug; 80:28-36.
Keil DE, McGuinn WD, Dudley AC, EuDaly JG, Gilkeson GS, Peden-Adams MM. N,N,-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET) suppresses humoral immunological function in B6C3F1 mice. Toxicol Sci. 2009 Mar; 108(1):110-23.
Elston DM. Prevention of arthropod-related disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 Dec; 51(6):947-54.
Roberts JR, Reigart JR. Does anything beat DEET? Pediatr Ann. 2004 Jul; 33(7):443-53.
Peden-Adam MM, Eudaly J, Eudaly E, Dudley A, Zeigler J, Lee A, Robbs J, Gilkeson G, Keil DE. Evaluation of immunotoxicity induced by single or concurrent exposure to N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET), pyridostigmine bromide (PYR), and JP-8 jet fuel. Toxicol Ind Health. 2001 Jun; 17(5-10):192-209.