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Nijhout, Insect Hormones, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, USA, 1994.
Although such compounds do not mimic insect hormones, they prevent normal moulting of larval insects by inhibiting the chitin synthesis (Oberlander et al.
Insect Growth Regulators (IGR's) use synthetic replications of insect hormones to prevent pests from reaching full maturity.