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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 496362, 6 pages
Research Article

Green Nanoparticles for Mosquito Control

Advance and Environmental Parasitology, Vector Control Biotechnology and Biomedical Laboratories, Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Dayalbagh, Agra 282 110, India

Received 18 June 2014; Revised 7 July 2014; Accepted 7 July 2014; Published 27 August 2014

Academic Editor: Xiao-Feng Zhao

Copyright © 2014 Namita Soni and Soam Prakash. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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