Archive GJBB

Volume-2, Issue-4, 2013

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2278-8891 (Print)

2278-9103 (Online)

      Page No. 461-582

Next Issue: January2014

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

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Review Article

Research Article

Water stress affects growth and yield of container grown tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill) plants
I. C. Sibomana, J. N. Aguyoh* & A. M. Opiyo
Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils, Egerton University, P.O.BOX 536 NJORO
*Corresponding author:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 461-466
Studies on the potentials of neem and albizia pruning as soil amendment
M. O. Aduloju1, F. Y. Adelana2 & O. M. Shuaib2
1Department of Crops and Soil Science, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara State, Nigeria
2Department of Agronomy, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria
*Corresponding author’s E-mail: omolola__ad
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 467-470
Studies of neem seed oil (NSO) applications and cultivars on insects of cowpea (Vigna ungnicul Ata (L.) Walp) in the dry savanna of north eastern Nigeria
M. M. Degri1 & I. A. Sodangi2
1Department of Crop Protection, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria
2Department of Crop Production, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria
Corresponding author’s: email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 471-476
A case of pneumonia with rare Hb E variants
Ketan Mangukiya, Kiran sodavadiya, S. M. Patel
Govt. Medical College, Surat, Gujarat, India.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 477-479
Effects of intercropping pattern and planting date on the performance of two cowpea variety in Dalwa, Maiduguri, Nigeria
M. M. Degri, H.A. Sharah & Z. Dauda
Department of Crop Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 480-484
Ecological studies of some acacia species grown in Egyptian deserts
El-Azazi, El-Sayed1,2, E. A. Khalifa3, M. M. Sourour4, A. H. Belal & N. A. Eltanger1
1Egyptian Deserts Gene Bank, North Sinai Research Station, Desert Research Center, Egypt.
2Genetic Resources Dept. Biotechnology Center, Ministry of Environment, Qatar.
3Plants Ecology and Range Management Dept., Desert Research Center, Matariya, Cairo,
4Plant Production Dept., Faculty of Environmental Agriculture Science, Suez Canal University, Egypt.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 485-492

Report on amphibian fauna of Khonsa circle, Tirap district, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Chatoan Tesia & Sabitry Bordoloi
Life Sciences Division,Institute of Advanced study in science and technology (IASST), Paschim Boragaon, Garchuk,
Guwahati-781035, Assam, India
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 493-495

Effect of zinc and N-P-K application on phosphorus and zinc uptake by maize (Zea mays L.) On an alfisol
M.O. Aduloju1 & T.O. Abdulmalik2
1Department of Crops and Soil Science, Landmark University, Omu Aran, Nigeria
2Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
*Corresponding author:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 496-499
Protective influence of olive oil on reproductive parameters in male rat treated with cadmium
Nawal Khairy Hussain AL-Ani
High Institute of Infertility Diagnosis and Assisted Reproductive Technology, Al-Nahrain University, Baghdad/Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 500-505
A comparative study on six strains of eri silk worm (Samia ricini; Donovan) based on morphological traits
Priyanki Sharma* & Jogen Chandra Kalita
Department of Zoology, Gauhati University, Gopinath Bordoloi Nagar, Guwahati-14
*Corresponding authors Email -
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 506-511
An investigation on serum troponin concentration in healthy cats in Baghdad province
Alaa K. M. AL-Salmany & Ahmed N. Auad   
Department of Internal and Preventive/College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Baghdad / Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 512-514
Production and evaluation of some biochemical indices in fermented fruit pulp of P. Clappertoniana (locust bean) using Saccharomyces cerevisiae
H. R. Y. Adeyemi 1 & S.O. Eze2
1Department of Physical and Natural Sciences, University of the Gambia, Gambia.
2School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of the Gambia, Gambia.
*Correspondence author’s E-mail contact:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 515-517
Effect of inorganic fertilizers and herbal leaf extracts on biochemical parameters of black gram (Vigna mungo L)
V. Gayathri, F. Prabha Sherlina & Anju Singh
Department of Botany, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore – 641043, Tamil Nadu, India
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 518-521
Comparative study of predicting the risk of cardiovascular diseases in active rheumatoid arthritis Iraqi patients by traditional and nontraditional method
Khalid A. Ameer1, Mohammed H. Alosami2, Eman S. Salih1
1Department of Clinical laboratory sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq.
2Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 522-526
Correlation of soil’s physico-chemical attributes with integrated nutrient management under rainfed condition
Chhaya Deshmukh1 & Aruna Jain2
1Department of Botany, Govt. PG College, Shujalpur, 465333 (MP), India  
2Department of Botany, Govt. SNGG PG College, Bhopal, 462016 (MP), India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 527-529
Microbial and biochemical assesments of streams used for drinking in Afikpo North L. G. A., Ebonyi State Nigeria
Ngele Kalu Kalu1 & O. Opara Doris2
1Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
2Science Laboratory Technology Department, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana, Afikpo, Ebonyi State Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 530-533
Study on mycotic dissemination and pathological findings associated with experimental Candida albicans infection in Balb/C mice
Khalil H. Al- Jeboori & Saja A. H. Al- Harreery
Dept of pathology, College of Vet. Medicine, Univ. of Baghdad, Iraq
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 534-538
Studies on high accumulation of iron and zinc contents in some selected rice genotypes
B.R. Jagadeesh*1, R. Krishnamurthy1, K. Surekha2 and G.S. Yogesh3
1Zonal Agricultural Research Station, V.C. Farm, Mandya, UAS, Bangalore, India
2Soil  Science Division, DRR, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, AP, India
3Soil  Science Division, KVK, Chamarajanagara, Karnataka, India
*Corresponding Author (Email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 539-541

Effects of cow dung on microbial degradation of motor oil in lagoon water
G. Umanu1*, S. C. U. Nwachukwu2 & O. K. Olasode1
1Department of Biological Sciences, Bells University of Technology, Km 8, Idiroko Road, Benja Village, P.M.B. 1015, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, University of Lagos, Akoka, Nigeria
*Correspondence author E-mail:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 542-548

Implications of in tensive farming on technical efficiency of the farms in Tamil Nadu
V. Kavitha & K. Chandran
Department of Agricultural Economics, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, 641003, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 549-553
Using clinical signs to determine the endemicity level of lymphatic filariasis In Afikpo North L.G.A. Ebonyi State, Nigeria
Ngele Kalu Kalu1, A. A. A. Alaribe2 & O. T. Shoniron3
1Biology/Biotechnology Department, Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo, Ebonyi State Nigeria
2Medical Laboratory Science Department, (Medical Microbiology/Parasitology Unit), University Of Calabar, Nigeria
3Science Laboratory Technology Department, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 554-559
Evaluation of brinjal (Solanum melongena) varieties for resistance to root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita
Naresh Nayak & J. L. Sharma
P.G. Department of Botany, Govt. College, Kota, (Raj.), India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 560-562
Effects of adding crushed ginger, celery seeds and their combinations to the broiler breeder’s diets on performance traits and their progeny characteristics
Ahmed Abdullah Abbas 1 , Shlimoon Hanna Jajo2 & Zaed Jamel Mohammed Saeid 1
1College of Agric./ Univ. of Anbar,
2 State Board of Agric. Research-Ministry of Agric. – Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 563-570
Evaluation of the combinational antimicrobial effect of Prunus persia and Annona squamosa   seeds methanolic extract on standard microbial strains
Anup Baranwal1, Shikha Arora1, Rakesh Kumar G1, B.K.V.R.Prasad1, Jeevena Praharsha2,Aamir Javed 2, Md.Hidayatullah3, Neda Sanobar4
1Eurofins Genomics India Pvt Ltd.,#183, Gayathri Tech Park, 1st Floor,Whitefield, Bangalore,Karnataka- 560066. India.
2Centre for R &D in Life Sciences; Biotechnology Research Laboratory,#Post Graduate-Department of Biotechnology, Dayananda Sagar Institutions, Dr. C.D.SagarCentre for Life Sciences, Shavige Malleshwara Hills, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore-560078, India.
3PES college,, Dept of Biotechnology,100 Feet ring road PO: Hoskerehalli, Bangalore -560085
4B. N. College, Department of Biotechnology, Patna University, Patna , Bihar, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 571-575
Life table of Oligonychus biharensis (Hirst) (Acari: tetranychidae) – a pest on Vigna unguiculata (L.)Walp.
Sangeetha G Kaimal
Department of Zoology, Providence Women’s College, Calicut – 673 009, Kerala, India.   
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 576-579

Case Study

Short Communication

Micropropagation of Dendrocalamus hamiltonii through nodal explants
Abha Jha1, Sunila Das2 & Basant Kumar3
1Dept. of Botany LNMU, Darbhanga,
2C. M. Science College Darbhanga,
3Development Specialist (Agri.) AKRSP (I), PUSA, Bihar, India. 
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 580-582