Archive GJBB

Volume-2, Issue-1, 2013

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2278-8891 (Print)

2278-9103 (Online)

      Page No. 1-134

Next Issue: April 2013

Published by: Society For Science and Nature-(SFSN)

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Cover Page [.pdf]

Review Article

The role of information and communication technology (ICT) in sustainable development in Nigeria: issues, challenges and prospects
OSEMWINYEN, Amenaghawon Clement1 & OSEMWINYEN, Ifeoma Chibuzo2 (Mrs)
1Department of Mathematics,School of Education, Gambia College, Brikama,West Coast Region, The Gambia
2American International University of West Africa, Kairaba Avenue, beside American Embassy,The Gambia
[Full Article - .PDF] Page No. 1-5

Research Article

Necrosis inducing herbicidal protein from cowpea pathogenic isolate fusarium oxysporum and its herbicidal activity against common weed peporomia wightiana
S. Karthick Raja Namasivayam & A. Aruna
Department of Biotechnology, Sathyabama University, Chennai 600119,Tamil Nadu, India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 6-11
The morphological, proximate and mineral responses of sesame to different nutrient sources
Alege, G.O.1, Mustapha, O.T. 2,Ojo, S.1 and Awosemo1, M.B. contrary
1Biological Sciences Dept., Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria
2Plant Biology Dept., University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
*Corresponding Author’s address: Alege Gbenga Olorunshola, Biological Sciences Dept., Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria.
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 12-16
Isolation and activity of alpha amylase from selected bacteria strains in the forest soil
O. A. Oseni1 & M. M. Ekperigin2
1Department o Medical Biochemistry, College of Medicine, Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria
2Department of Biochemistry, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 17-20
Growth analysis as influenced by planting geometry in garland chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum coronarium L.)
A.V.D. Dorajeerao & A. N. Mokashi
Department of Horticulture, Agricultural College, University of Agril. Sciences, Dharwad, India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 21-26
Multispectral monitoring of vegetation cover of Bangalore metropolitan area
Malini A Shetty & R. K. Somashekar
Department of Environmental Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore-56 India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 27-32
Trace metal toxicity in our environment: case studies of influx of metals in soils, crops, waters and air in Ebonyi State
E. J. Itumoh1, A. J. Uraku2, O. N. Omaka1 & F. I. Nwabue1
1Department of Industrial Chemistry, Ebonyi State University Abakaliki
2Department of Biochemistry, Ebonyi State University Abakaliki, Nigeria.
[Full Article - .PDF] Page No. 33-36
Innate and cellular immunity study on some immunologic parameters in mice vaccinated with combination of Candida albicans cell wall mannoprotein and brucella Rev.-1 vaccine
Hanan Hassan Ali1 & Tareq Jaafar Al-Jindeel2
1Department of Microbiology, Veterinary Medicine College, Sulaimania University, Iraq
2Dean of the Veterinary Medicine College, Al- Muthana University/Iraq
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 37-42
Serum hepcidin levels in anemia of chronic kidney diseases compared to iron deficiency anemia and it's correlation with serum levels of HS –C reactive protein, interlukin-6 and ferritin
Noor Rasheed1, Shatha H Ali1, Mazin, Z. M.2, Adeeb M Al Shami3
1Department of Clinical Laboratory Science /College of Pharmacy –Baghdad University, Iraq
2College of Medicine /Al-Qadesya University, Iraq
3National Center of Hematology –Baghdad/Iraq
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 43-50
Investigation of protection of Iran’s forests and pastures regarding to experiences and advances of legal and technical knowledge
Mohammad Rezvani1, *Saeedeh Eskandari2, Mandana Karimi3
1Department of Environment and Natural Resources,  Payam Noor University, Tehran, I.R. Iran
2Young Researchers and Elite club, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
Full postal address: No. 6, Masoudkhani Alley, eastern fifth Bostan, Estakhr Street, the Fourth Square of Tehran pars, Tehran, Iran
*Corresponding Author E-mails,
3Senior expert, Payam Noor University, Tehran, I.R. Iran
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 51-56
Assessment of genetic diversity in Nigerian sesame using proximate analysis
Alege, G. O 1 and Mustapha, O. T2
1Biological Sciences Dept., Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria.
2Plant Biology Dept., University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.
*Corresponding Author’s address: Alege Gbenga Olorunshola, Biological Sciences Dept., Kogi State University, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria.
*Corresponding Author
[Full Article - .PDF] Page No. 57-62
Diversity of fish fauna in a water body receiving effluent from Nagaon paper mill in Assam
Ujjayanta Das1 and Sabitry Bordoloi2
1Department of Zoology, Dhing College, Dhing, Nagaon, Assam.782123.India
2Biodiversity laboratory, Life Sciences Division, Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology, Paschim Boragaon, Guwahati-781035 India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 63-66
Monthly changes in libido and semen characteristics for Holstein bulls born in Iraq of different reproductive efficiencies
Kareem Iwaid Al-Badry
Department of Surgery and Obstetrics/College of Veterinary Medicine/ Baghdad University- Iraq
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 67-74
Prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among healthy university students
Babiker M. A. Alamin1, Nazlina Ibrahim2, S I Ti-Fairuz  M. Hazam Nuru2, Iwani Mohd Adnan2
1Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - University of Bahri  Khartoum - Sudan
2School of Biosciences and Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Technology- Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, 43600, Selangor, Malaysia
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 75-81
Pollen morphology of selected bee forage plants
Shubharani, R., Roopa, P. & Sivaram, V.
Laboratory of Biodiversity and Apiculture, Department of Botany, Bangalore University, Bangalore-560056, India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 82-90
Morpho-histological study of limbs bones development in indigenous Iraqi goose embryo (Anser anser domesticus)
Bayatli, K. A.  &   Fadhil S. Mohammed
Department of Anatomy and Histology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Baghdad – Iraq
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 91-103
The personal, socio-psychological and economic characteristics of Iranian farm women participated in agricultural activities
Simin Naseri, Hossein Bevrani1 & V. Govinda Gowda2
1Faculty of mathematical Sciences, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
2Department of Agricultural Extension, College of Agriculture UAS, GKVK, Bangalore-560065 India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 104-107
Effects of griseofulvin on some biochemical parameters of Wistar albino rats
Enoghama, O. S., Uwakwe, A.A. &  Onwuka, F. C.
Department of Biochemistry University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. P.M.B 5323, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 108-110
Synthesis and kinetics of thermal decomposition of metal complexes of 2, 5-dihydroxy-1, 4-benzoquinone
Onkar Singh1 and Karan Singh2
1aDepartment of Chemistry, Govt. College for Women, Gandhi Nagar , Jammu-180001, India
1bISCAS Institute of Solid State and Materials Science, Jammu Univ. campus, India
2Department of Chemistry Govt. College for Women, M. A. Road Srinagar, India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 111-116
The variability of chitin deposition in the body wall/ integument of fifth instars larvae of silk worm, Bombyx mori (L) (race: PM X CSR2) recipient of acetone extractives of some non mulberry plants
Sharad G. Jagtap
Research Fellow, Shri Jagdishprasad Jhabarmal Tibrewala University (K. G. Kataria College, Daund, Pune-413801), India
[Full Article - .PDF] Page No. 117-123

Case Study

Short Communication

Microorganisms and the nutritive value of traditional fermented fish products of Northeast India
Bipul Kumar Kakati1& Umesh C. Goswami2
1Krishi Vigyan Kendra (ICAR), Ziro, Lower Subansiri, Arunachal Pradesh - 791 120, India
2Department of Zoology, Fish Biology and Fisheries Sciences,  DST- FIST (Govt. Of India), UGC- SAP Sponsored Department, Gauhati University, Guwahati - 781 014, Assam, India
[Full Article - .PDF]
Page No. 124-127
The biotech century:  Exploring the frontiers of biotechnology
Anand B. Surumpudi1 and Neville L.M. D’Cunha2
1College of Natural & Computational Sciences, Department of Physics, Aksum University, Axum, Ethiopia
2Program of Logic, Aksum University, Axum, Ethiopia
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Page No. 128-131
Effects of nitrogen and sulfur fertilizers on maize grain protein content of QPM maize varieties at Samaru zaria
M. M. Jaliya1, A. Ibrahim1, B. A. Babaji2, B. M. Sani1 & Dattijo Aminu3
1National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
2Department of Agronomy, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
3Department of crop production, University of Maiduguri
[Full Article - .PDF] Page No. 132-134