Percutaneous penetration of insect repellent: DEET, picaridin and sunscreen: avobenzone, octocrylene in vitro across human skin
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: PANYACHARIWAT, Nattakan (Kronshagen, Germany)
- Co-author(s): Nattakan Panyachariwat:|Regina Scherliess:|Hartwig Steckel:
Concurrent use of repellents and sunscreens for outdoor activities has become a common practice by many for the fear of being infected with the lethal virus and sunlight radiation. The problem of mosquito-transmitted Zika virus, spread by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, may be solved by the combination utilities of repellents and sunscreens... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.