NCPC Publications and Patents
 

Document Type

Professional Document

Publication Date

2-2002

Abstract

This invention relates to insect control with Camptotheca products, particularly, termiticides, baits, preservatives, and termite-resistant products. Natural or synthetic Camptothecin and/or one of its natural or synthetic analogs is applied to deter and/or eliminate termites, while flavonoids are applied to attract termites. CPTs and/or CPTs-containing plant matter is processed with cellulose products to produce termite-resistant products and structures.

Comments

Inventor: Shiyou Li

Assignee: Stephen F. Austin State University

Share

COinS

Tell us how this article helped you.