1. Chemical composition and repellency of Nigella sativa L. seed essential oil against Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto

Ephantus G. Ndirangu; Sylvia Opiyo; Margaret W. Ng’ang’a

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 77-84

Abstract
  Malaria which is caused by the Plasmodium parasite and transmitted through bites of infected female Anopheles mosquitoes is an important public health concern in Africa. Insect repellents are commercially available but most of the synthetic repellents have adverse effects to the user as well as the environment. ...  Read More

Chemical composition and repellency of <i>Nigella sativa</i> L. seed essential oil against <i>Anopheles gambiae</i> sensu stricto