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- Kweka, Eliningaya J; Mosha, Franklin W; Lowassa, Asanterabi; Mahande, Aneth M; Mahande, Michael J; Massenga, Charles P; Tenu, Filemoni; Lyatuu, Ester E; Mboya, Michael A; Temu, Emmanuel A
- Parasites & vectors 2008 v.1 no.1 pp. 42
- Ocimum kilimandscharicum, etc ; Anopheles arabiensis; Azadirachta indica; Culex quinquefasciatus; Eucalyptus; Lantana camara; Ocimum gratissimum var. gratissimum; burning; deet; essential oils; fumigation; humans; insects; malaria; mosquito bites; protective effect; steam distillation; Tanzania; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: The use of repellent materials from plants against nuisance insects is common with great potential to compliment existing malaria control programmes and this requires evaluation in the field. Ocimum plant species, Ocimum suave (Willd) and O. kilimandscharicum (Guerke) materials and their essential oils extracted by steam distillation were evaluated in the field and experimental huts fo ...
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