Article references (43 references )


  1. Matthews G. Pesticides: health, safety and the environment. John Wiley & Sons. 2015. Google Scholar

  2. Bhatia R, Shiau R, Petreas M, Weintraub JM, Farhang L, Eskenazi B. Organochlorine pesticides and male genital anomalies in the child health and development studies. Environ Health Perspect. 2004; 113(2): 220-224. PubMed | Google Scholar

  3. Milton M, Ambrose K, Abraham C, Charles N, Kiriamiti K. Dichlorodiphenyl trichloroethane (DDT) and its observed effects on body functions in vertebrates. East Afr J Public Health. 2011; 8(4): 277-279. PubMed | Google Scholar

  4. Alavanja MC, Bonner MR. Occupational pesticide exposures and cancer risk: a review. J Toxicol Environ Health, Part B. 2012; 15(4): 238-263. PubMed | Google Scholar

  5. Menegaux F, Baruchel A, Lescoeur B, Nelken B, Clavel J, Leverger G et al. Household exposure to pesticides and risk of childhood acute leukaemia. Occup Environ Med. 2006; 63(2): 131-134. PubMed | Google Scholar

  6. Khani A, Asghari J. Insecticide activity of essential oils of Mentha longifolia, Pulicaria gnaphalodes and Achillea wilhelmsii against two stored product pests, the flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum, and the cowpea weevil, Callosobruchus maculatus. J Insect Sci 2012; 12: 73. PubMed | Google Scholar

  7. Nasirian H. An overview of German cockroach, Blattella germanica, studies conducted in Iran. Pak J Biol Sci. 2010; 13(22): 1077-1084. PubMed | Google Scholar

  8. Nasirian H. New aspects about Supella longipalpa (Blattaria: Blattellidae). Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2016; 6(12): 1065-1075. Google Scholar

  9. Nazari M, Alipourian Motlagh B, Nasirian H. Toxicity of cypermethrin and chlorpyrifos against German cockroach [Blattella germanica (Blattaria: Blattellidae)] strains from Hamadan, Iran. Pak J Biol Sci. 2016; 19(6): 259-264. PubMed | Google Scholar

  10. Davari B, Hassanvand A, Nasirian H, Ghiasian S, Salehzadeh A, Nazari M. Comparison of cockroach fungal contamination in the clinical and non-clinical environments from Iran. J Entomol Acarol Res. 2017; 49(2): 109- 115. Google Scholar

  11. Nasirian H. Contamination of cockroaches (Insecta: Blattaria) to medically fungi: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Med Mycol. 2017; 27(4): 427-448. PubMed | Google Scholar

  12. Veni T, Pushpanathan T, Mohanraj J. Larvicidal and ovicidal activity of Terminalia chebula Retz. Family: Combretaceae) medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus. J Parasit Dis. 2017; 41(3): 693-702. PubMed | Google Scholar

  13. Davari B, Kashani S, Nasirian H, Nazari M, Salehzadeh A. The efficacy of MaxForce and Avion gel baits containing fipronil, clothianidin and indoxacarb against the German cockroach (Blattella germanica). Entomol Res. 2018; 48(6):459-465. Google Scholar

  14. Nasirian H, Salehzadeh A. Control of cockroaches (Blattaria) in sewers: a practical approach systematic review. J Med Entomol. 2019; 56(1): 181-191. PubMed | Google Scholar

  15. Prabhu K, Murugan K, Nareshkumar A, Ramasubramanian N, Bragadeeswaran S. Larvicidal and repellent potential of Moringa oleifera against malarial vector, Anopheles stephensi Liston (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2011; 1(2): 124-129. PubMed | Google Scholar

  16. Dunphy BM, Norris EJ, Coats JR, Gross AD, Bartholomay L, Bessette S. Comparison of the insecticidal characteristics of commercially available plant essential oils against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 2015; 52(5): 993-1002. PubMed | Google Scholar

  17. Tong F, Bloomquist JR. Plant essential oils affect the toxicities of carbaryl and permethrin against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 2013; 50(4): 826-832. PubMed | Google Scholar

  18. Baeck S-J, Ahn Y-J, Kwon HW, Yoon J-S, Kim S-I, Lee S-H. Toxicity and synergic repellency of plant essential oil mixtures with vanillin against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 2012; 49(4): 876-885. PubMed | Google Scholar

  19. Waliwitiya R, Lowenberger CA, Kennedy CJ, Nicholson RA. The synergistic effects of insecticidal essential oils and piperonyl butoxide on biotransformational enzyme activities in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 2012; 49(3): 614-623. PubMed | Google Scholar

  20. Thanigaivel A, Senthil-Nathan S, Vasantha-Srinivasan P, Edwin ES, Ponsankar A, Selin-Rani S et al. Chemicals isolated from Justicia adhatoda Linn reduce fitness of the mosquito, Aedes aegypti L. Arch Insect Bioch Physiol. 2017; 94(4): e21384. PubMed | Google Scholar

  21. Jamzad Z, Ingrouille M, Simmonds MS. Three new species of Nepeta (Lamiaceae) from Iran. Taxon. 2003; 93-98. Google Scholar

  22. Mojab F, Nickavar B, Hooshdar Tehrani H. Essential Oil Analysis of Nepeta crispa and N. menthoides from Iran. Iran J Pharm Sci. 2009; 5(1): 43-46. Google Scholar

  23. Akaberi M, Emami SA, Vatani M, Tayarani-Najaran Z. Evaluation of antioxidant and anti-melanogenic activity of different extracts of aerial parts of N. sintenisii in murine melanoma B16F10 Cells. Iran J Pharm Res. 2018; 17(1): 225-235. PubMed | Google Scholar

  24. Tzakou O, Harvala C, Galati E, Sanogo R. Essential oil composition of Nepeta argolica Bory et Chaub. subsp. argolica. Flavour Fragrance J. 2000; 15(2): 115-118. Google Scholar

  25. Ghannadi A, Aghazari F, Mehrabani M, Mohagheghzadeh A, Mehregan I. Quantity and composition of the SDE prepared essential oil of Nepeta macrosiphon Boiss. Iran J Pharm Res. 2010; 2(2): 103-105. Google Scholar

  26. Rapisarda A, Galati EM, Tzakou O, Flores M, Miceli N. Nepeta sibthorpii Bentham (Lamiaceae): micromorphological analysis of leaves and flowers. Il Farmaco. 2001; 56(5-7): 413-415. PubMed | Google Scholar

  27. Bourrel C, Perineau F, Michel G, Bessiere J. Catnip (Nepeta cataria L.) essential oil: analysis of chemical constituents, bacteriostatic and fungistatic properties. J Essent Oil Res. 1993; 5(2): 159-167. Google Scholar

  28. Cigremis Y, Ulukanli Z, Ilcim A, Akgoz M. In vitro antioxidant and antimicrobial assays of acetone extracts from Nepeta meyeri Bentham. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2010; 14(8): 661-668. PubMed | Google Scholar

  29. Miceli N, Taviano M, Giuffrida D, Trovato A, Tzakou O, Galati E. Anti-inflammatory activity of extract and fractions from Nepeta sibthorpii Bentham. J Ethnopharmacol. 2005; 97(2): 261-266. PubMed | Google Scholar

  30. Topcu G, Ulubelen A. Structure elucidation of organic compounds from natural sources using 1D and 2D NMR techniques. J Mol Struct. 2007; 834: 57-73. Google Scholar

  31. Mahnaz K, Alireza F, Hassan V, Mahdi S, Reza AM, Abbas H. Larvicidal activity of essential oil and methanol extract of Nepeta menthoides against malaria vector Anopheles stephensi. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2012; 5(12): 962-965. PubMed | Google Scholar

  32. Gharbani P, Javazi H. The antioxidant, general toxicity and insecticidal activities of Nepeta scrophularioides Rech. f. extracts in different developmental stages. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2015; 28(5 Suppl): 1905-9. PubMed | Google Scholar

  33. Asgarpanah J, Sarabian S, Ziarati P. Essential oil of Nepeta genus (Lamiaceae) from Iran: a review. J Essent Oil Res. 2014; 26(1): 1-12. Google Scholar

  34. Sonboli A, Salehi P, Yousefzadi M. Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of the essential oil of Nepeta crispa Willd. from Iran. Z Naturforsch. 2004; 59(9-10): 653-656. PubMed | Google Scholar

  35. Salehzadeh A, Jabbar A, Jennens L, Ley SV, Annadurai RS, Adams R et al. The effects of phytochemical pesticides on the growth of cultured invertebrate and vertebrate cells. Pest Manage Sci. 2002; 58(3): 268-276. PubMed | Google Scholar

  36. Berridge MV, Tan AS, McCoy KD, Wang R. The biochemical and cellular basis of cell proliferation assays that use tetrazolium salts. Biochem. 1996; 4(1): 14-19.

  37. Nasirian H. Infestation of cockroaches (Insecta: Blattaria) in the human dwelling environments: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Acta Trop. 2017; 167: 86-98. PubMed | Google Scholar

  38. Nasirian H. Recent cockroach bacterial contamination trend in the human dwelling environments: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Bangladesh J Med Sci. 2019; 18: in press. Google Scholar

  39. Nasirian H. Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) seroprevalence: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Acta Trop. 2019; in press. Google Scholar

  40. Nasirian H, Salehzadeh A. Effect of seasonality on the population density of wetland aquatic insects: a case study of the Hawr Al Azim and Shadegan wetlands, Iran. Vet World. 2019; 12: (in press). Google Scholar

  41. Masoud L, Vijayasarathy C, Fernandez-Cabezudo M, Petroianu G, Saleh A. Effect of malathion on apoptosis of murine L929 fibroblasts: a possible mechanism for toxicity in low dose exposure. Toxicol. 2003; 185(1-2): 89-102. PubMed | Google Scholar

  42. Saleh M, Hajjar J, Rahmo A. Effect of selected insecticides on Sf9 insect cell line. Leban Sci J. 2013; 14(2): 115. PubMed | Google Scholar

  43. Tak JH, Jovel E, Isman MB. Comparative and synergistic activity of Rosmarinus officinalis L. essential oil constituents against the larvae and an ovarian cell line of the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Pest Manage Sci. 2016; 72(3): 474-480. PubMed | Google Scholar