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Re: Natural, Alternative Insect Repellent As Effective As DEET, Study Shows

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avatar Natural, Alternative Insect Repellent As Effective As DEET, Study Shows
February 09, 2009 04:46PM
ScienceDaily (Feb. 9, 2009) — Isolongifolenone, a natural compound found in the Tauroniro tree (Humiria balsamifera) of South America, has been found to effectively deter biting of mosquitoes and to repel ticks, both of which are known spreaders of diseases such as malaria, West Nile virus, and Lyme disease.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/02/090205154033.htm

avatar Re: Natural, Alternative Insect Repellent As Effective As DEET, Study Shows
February 09, 2009 04:59PM
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/05/070510002708.htm

I don't know about you, but if I worked for the ARS I would really ask
them to change the name or never go by the acronym.

I've worked for some ARSes though.
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