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Biographical entry McCulloch, R. N.

Occupation
Chemist

Summary

R. N. McCulloch studied chemical repellents and established that phthalates were effective against scrub mites and that dibutyl phthalates were more persistent. CSR-Chemicals produced dibutyl phthlate from about 1944, substantially reducing the incidence of scrub typhus among Australian soldiers.

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Rosanne Walker