Chemistry

The thrust areas of research of this division include development of vector and parasite control agents, newer insecticide formulations and developing analytical methods for insecticides of public health importance. The division is working on both synthetic and plant based molecules for the development of mosquito larvicidal and adulticidal agents, repellents and attractants and macrofilaricidal agents. Also involved in the preparation of insecticide impregnated papers and supply to National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP) for insecticide resistance monitoring.  

Last Updated on : 21/09/2016