Studies on the toxicity of D.D.T. to mice.
The discovery of the insecticidal properties of D.D.T. (2, 2 bis parachlorophenyl 1, 1, 1, trichlorethane) revealed tremendous possibilities for its use in the control of mosquitos, bedbugs, lice, roaches and many other insect pests. It was found, however, by several groups of workers in the United...