Skip to main content

Table 4 Mean number of mosquito landings per arm recorded during DEET repellence assays

From: Evaluation of the toxicity and repellence of an organic fatty acids mixture (C8910) against insecticide susceptible and resistant strains of the major malaria vector Anopheles funestus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)

  Mean ± SE p
Control Treatment
FANG    
Investigator 2 5.0 ± 0.6 0 0.01a
FUMOZ-R    
Investigator 1 4.0 ± 1.3 0 0.04a
  1. Standard choice-chamber bioassays were performed on investigators using the laboratory-reared Anopheles funestus FANG (insecticide-susceptible) and FUMOZ-R (pyrethroid-resistant) strains. Each arm of an investigator acted as a control and treatment respectively. Results (p) of paired t-tests comparing control vs treatment arms are given
  2. aindicates significant difference at 95 % confidence