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Table 1 Proportions of An. gambiae s.s and Cx. quinquefasciatus protected from feeding on arms treated with different repellent concentrations and controls in laboratory

From: Protective efficacy of menthol propylene glycol carbonate compared to N, N-diethyl-methylbenzamide against mosquito bites in Northern Tanzania

Species Repellent % Concentrations Treatments Control Paired T-test
An. gambiae s.s DEET 10 91.2 2.7 t = 19.64,P < 0.001
   20 95.2 3.6 t = 25.57, P < 0.001
   30 100 4.8 t =112.99, P < 0.001
  MR08 10 78.4 5.6 t = 35.02, P < 0.001
   20 90.4 3.7 t = 20.28, P < 0.001
   30 91.2 2.9 t =40.95, P < 0.001
  OS 10 77.4 3.8 t = 45.19, P < 0.001
  Blend 1 10 69.4 2.9 t = 43.35, P < 0.001
  Blend 2 10 92.8 4.8 t = 70.09, P < 0.001
  Blend 3 10 98.4 3.4 t =24.32, P < 0.001
Cx. quinquefasciatus DEET 10 95.6 2.7 t = 61.39, P < 0.001
   20 96.1 4.4 t = 18,59, P < 0.001
   30 100 6.9 t =75.91, P < 0.001
  MR08 10 90.4 5.8 t = 33.29, P < 0.001
   20 97.8 4.9 t = 39.23, P < 0.001
   30 100 6.7 t =75.91, P < 0.001
  OS 10 90.2 5.9 t = 32.22, P < 0.001
  Blend 1 10 58.8 5.3 t = 13.42, P < 0.001
  Blend 2 10 98.8 4.9 t = 71.33, P < 0.001
  Blend 3 10 96.0 6.1 t = 31.23, P < 0.001