Researchers: New repellant works on all insects

September 5, 2011 7:53:14 AM PDT
Researchers have come up with what's said to be the most powerful insect repellant ever.

Scientist say the compound is more effective than deet and works against all insects. They now hope it will make people more comfortable being outside and reduce the transmission of malaria in developing countries.

It is not knonw when a retail product might become available.