Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National
Center for Division of Vector Borne Diseases (DVBID)
3150 Rampart Road
Fort Collins, CO��80521
The Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases is a
national and international reference center for vector-borne viral and
bacterial diseases. The mission of the division is to develop and maintain
effective surveillance for vector-borne infectious diseases; conduct field and
laboratory research and epidemic aid investigations; develop improved methods
and strategies for disease diagnosis, surveillance, prevention, and control;
and provide information and technical expertise.
Insect Repellents: Use and Effectiveness
This EPA website provides information about how long insect repellents will work and how to use them. There is also information about other ways to protect yourself from biting insects.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
(NIAID), National Institutes of Health
NIAID Office of Communications and Public Liaison
6610 Rockledge Drive, MSC 6612
1-866-284-4107 toll-free (301) 496-5717
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
Diseases conducts research and provides consumer information on infectious and
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