Archive IJABR

Volume-4, Issue-2, 2014

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2250-3560 (Print)

2250-3579 (Online)

      Page No.105-240

Next Issue: August 2014

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

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Cover Page [.pdf]

Review Article

Research Article

Comparative study of cholesterol alterations induced by certain heavy metals in a freshwater teleost fish, Amblypharyngodon mola
Shelke Abhay, D. & Wani, G. P.
P. G. & Research Dept. of Zoology, B.P. Arts S.M.A. Science K.K.C .Commerce College, Chalisgaon, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Dist. Jalgaon. 424101, State- Maharashtra, India.
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 105-108
Reactions of sorghum genotypes to gray leaf spot disease under Sudan field conditions in Nigeria
aTunwari, B.A. & bNahunnaro, H.
aDepartment of Crop Production and Protection, Federal University Wukari,  Katsina - Ala Road, P.M.B. 1020, Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria.
bDepartment of Crop Protection Modibbo Adama University of Technology, P.M.B. 2076, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria.
aCorresponding Author’s e-mail:
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 109-113
An evaluation of water hyacinth [Eichhornia crassipes (Martius) Solms-Laubach] meal as a feedstuff for pullet chicks as determined by carcass and haematological characteristics
aMalik, A. A., aAremu, A., aAyanwale, B. A., aIjaiya, A. T., bBadmos, A. H. A. and aDikko, A. H.
aDepartment of Animal Production, Federal University of Technology, P. M. B. 65, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
bDepartment of Animal Production, University of Ilorin, P. M. B. 1515, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.
Corresponding Author’s e-mail:
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 114-121
Determination of physiological yield components among cowpea varieties in Northern Nigeria
a*Kamai, N., aGworgwor, N. A., bKamara, A.Y.
aDepartment of Crop Production, University of Maiduguri,Nigeria.
bSavanna Systems Agronomist and Head of Unit, IITA, Kano, Nigeria.
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 122-129
Gene action and heterosis for yield and other agronomic traits in maize (Zea mays L.), under drought conditions in the Northern Guinea and Sudan savannas zones of Borno State, Nigeria
aAminu, D., bMohammed, S. G. & cJaliya, M. M.
aDepartment of Crop Production, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Maiduguri, P M B 1069 Maiduguri, Borno State Nigeria.
bDepartment of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, Bayero University Kano, Nigeria.
cNational Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (NAERLS/ABU Zaria), Nigeria.
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 130-136
Oxygen consumption and anti-oxidant response in Daba and Laria ecoraces of tropical tasar silkworm Antheraea mylitta Drury
aSrivastava, A. K., bAnita Minz, aKar, P. K., aLokesh, G., aJena, K. B. & aSinha, M. K.
aSilkworm Breeding & Genetics, Central Tasar Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ranchi, 835303, India
bDepartment of Biotechnology, Marwari College, Ranchi, India
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 137-142
Applications of immunohistochemistry technique on formalin-fixed paraffin embedded rat's immune tissues after treatment with vincristine sulfate
aKhalil, H. AL-jeboori, aMuna S.H.AL-Aamery & bBan A. Majeed
aDepartment of  Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Baghdad, Iraq
bDepartment of pathology, Collage of Medicine /University of Baghdad, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 143-147
Assessment of interleukin 1b and tumor necrosis factor-a for early detection of cardiovascular diseases in Iraqi dyslipidemic patients by ROC curve
Inaam Ahmed Amin
Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Baghdad/ Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 148-152
Effect of carbon sources and gelling agents in in vitro multiplication of banana (Musa paradisiaca L.) Var. Robusta
aRamesh, Y., aRamanujam, M. P. & bRamassamy, V.
aDepartment of Botany, Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Post Graduate Studies, Lawspet., Puducherry-605 008, India
bTissue Culture Laboratory, Perunthalaivar Kamaraj Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Puducherry – 605 009, India
Corresponding author’s email:
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 153-157
Rotifera of the Al- Hilla River- Iraq
aAdi J. Abd Al-Rezzaq, bSalman D. Salman, aMaysoon M. Saleh
aCollege of science, Babylon University, Iraq
bMarine Science Centre, University of Basrah, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 158-164
Haematological response of weaners pigs fed with graded levels of water hyacinths (Eichornia crassipes) as feed supplement
aAkovbovbo, G., bAjuogu, P.K.  & aYahaya, M.A.
aDepartment of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Rivers State,University of Science Technology Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria
bDepartment of Animal Science and Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture,University of Port Harcourt, Choba East west Road Rivers State, Nigeria
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 165-167
Comparative study on growth performance of some perennial terrestrial angiosperms, growing in non polluted area and polluted area around the Kota thermal power station, Kota, Rajasthan, India
Mridula Khandelwal & Neerja Shrivastava
Post Graduate Department of Botany, Government College, Kota, District-Kota, Rajasthan, India-324001
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 168-171
Study on infestation of sucking insect pests on Bt-cotton and non Bt- cotton fields in Warangal -Telangana
P. Laxman, Ch. Samatha, Ch. Sammaiah
Environmental Research Lab, Dept of Zoology, Kakatiya University, Warangal, India
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 172-177
Snap shot of epidemiological pattern of cervical cancer patients reporting to a tertiary cancer care center in North Karnataka, India
aShanthala S., a*Basavaraj S. Agadi, aBhushan B. Kulkarni, bBasavaraj R. Patil, bUmesh R. Hallikeri, cSharanabasava M. Chowkimath, dPramod B. Gai
aDepartment of Biotechnology and Microbiology, KLE’s P C Jabin Science College, Hubli, Karnataka, India
bKarnataka Cancer Therapy and Research Institute, Hubli, Karnataka, India
cKarnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, Karnataka, India
dKarnataka Institute of DNA Research, Dharwad, Karnataka,India
*Corresponding author email:
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 178-183
Study of Candida albicans mannoprotien immunomodulatory effect on immune response in mice vaccinated with Hbs vaccine
Hanan H. A.
Vet. Med. College / Al-Slymania University, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 184-189
Role of BCG vaccine in bacterial dissemination, pathology and immunization against enteropathogenic Escherichia coli and there challenge infection in white albino mice
Khalil H. Al-Jeboori & Marwa S. Kezar
Dept. of pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Univ. of Baghdad, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 190-195
Efficacy of oral vitamin E in decreasing mucocutaneous side effect of isotritinoin
Hiba Hikmat Maqdasi
Al-Kindy Teaching Hospital/ Baghdad/ Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 196-201
Nitrogen up-take by quality protein maize (Zea mays L.) as influenced by variety and sulfur fertilizer interaction
*aJaliya, M. M., aOthman, M. K., aSani, B. M., bBabaji, B. A., aSani, Y. A. & bMukhtar, A.A.
aNational Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services (NAERLS), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria
bDepartment of Agronomy, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria
*Corresponding author email:
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 202-205
Evaluation study for auto-ligation of vas-deferens method to teaser bucks preparation
Hussein Kareem Ibrahiem
Clinical Sciences Department/Veterinary Medicine Faculty/University of Kufa, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 206-210
Influence of adding garlic and thyme and their combination on immune response and some blood parameters in broiler
aYasser Jamal Jameel, bAli Ridha Abed, cFateh Oudah Al-Shimmary
a&bDepartment of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala, Kerbala, Iraq
cDepartment of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala, Kerbala, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 211-215
Comparison of sedative and tranquilizer drugs with ketamine hydrochloride for general anaesthesia in rabbits
aIbrahim M. Najm, bOmar T. Hammoodi & aAbed F. Ali

aDepartment of Surgery and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary Medicine, Baghdad University, Iraq
bDepartment of Surgery and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary Medicine, AL-Anbar University, Iraq
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 216-219
Teaching and learning of protein synthesis through the use of multiple-blended instructional methods
Ameyaw, Y. & Miller-mwine, B.

Department of Biology Education, Faculty of Science Education, University of Education, Winneba, C/R, Ghana
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 220-227
Impact of environmental education on sanitation practices in some selected schools in the New Juaben municipality, Eastern Region of Ghana
aHenewa, R. A., bKolawole Raheem & cAmeyaw, Y.
aCollege of Education, Akropong-Akuapem, Eastern Region, Ghana
bSACOST, Faculty of Science Education, University of Education, Winneba, Central Region, Ghana
cBiology Education Department, Faculty of Science Education, University of Education, Winneba, Central Region, Ghana
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 228-234

Case Study

Incidence of rabbit hemorrhagic disease (RHD) in meat type rabbits
Ramesh Saravana Kumar,V., Sivakumar, K., Anna, T., Anandha Prakash Singh, D., Ramesh, V. & Sukumar, K.
Department of Livestock Production and Management, Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal-2, India.
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 235-236

Short Communication

Gryphotyphlas acutus- an uncommon sighting in suburbs of Chennai
Vijay Kautilya,  Pravir Bodkha
Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, Shri Sathyta Sai Medical College and Research Institute, Ammapettai, Chennai,  603108, .India
[Full Text.pdf] Page No. 237-240