Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Method to repel mosquitoes and ticks using naturally occurring compound
See also: US Patent Office Full Record



Patent Number: 7579016
Docket Number: 19407
Serial Number: 12106505
Date Patented: 08/25/2009

 

Summary: A method for repelling arthropods involving treating an object or area with an arthropod repelling effective amount of at least one isolongifolenone analog (and optionally a carrier or carrier material).

Patent Status: Patent Application Filed on April 21, 2008. Link at USPTO filed under patent title “Methods for Repelling Arthropods Using Isolongifolenone Analogs.”

Inventors:

Aijun Zhang
Invasive Insect Biocontrol and Behavior Laboratory
BLDG 007 BARC-WEST
10300 BALTIMORE BLVD
BELTSVILLE, MD, 20705
Phone: (301) 504-5223
Fax: (301) 504-6580
aijun.zhang@ars.usda.gov

Shifa Wang
Nanjing Forestry University
NANJING,  
JIANGSU
China

Jerome A Klun
(same address as first inventor)
Phone: (301) 504-9388
Fax: (301) 504-6580
jerome.klun@ars.usda.gov

John F Carroll
Animal Parasitic Diseases
10300 BALTIMORE AVENUE
BLDG 1040 BARC-EAST
BELTSVILLE, MD, 20705-2350
Phone: (301) 504-9017
Fax: (301) 504-5306
jcarroll@anri.barc.usda.gov

 

Last Modified: 2/24/2014
Footer Content Back to Top of Page