Brazilian Journal of Biological Sciences (ISSN 2358-2731)



Home Archive v. 3, n. 6 (2016)

 

Vol. 3, No. 6 - Dec. 31, 2016

 

Table of Contents


Editorial




Editorial

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Ronilson José da Paz

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030600


Overview




Biomass as a raw material for energy production

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Tsatiris Michael and Kyriaki Kitikidou

251-255
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030601


Original research




Sedative-like effect of intraperitoneal GABA administration in the open field test

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Augusto Pascual Ítalo Gargiulo, Santiago Marquez Herrero, Esteban Romanowicz, Manuel Alejandro Guevara, Adriana Inés Landa, José Vicente Lafuente, Humberto Luis Mesones and Pascual Ángel Gargiulo

257-262
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030602


Three-dimensional cell culture, opportunities and challenges for bioprocess engineers

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Samille Henriques Pereira, Denise Soares de Moura Coutinho, Ana Flávia de Oliveira Gonçalves de Matos, Willer Ferreira da Silva Junior and Daniela Leite Fabrino

263-277
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030603


Production of xylanase under solid state fermentation using different agricultural and horticultural residue by Myceliopthora thermophila SH1 (Ascomycota: Chaetomiaceae) 149.15 KB
Nivedita Sharma, Shruti Pathania and Shweta Handa

279-284
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030604


Isolation and preliminary screening of biosurfactant producing bacteria from oil contaminated soil

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Sidra Zafar, Amna Shafiq, Sayyada Ghufrana Nadeem and Shazia Tabassum Hakim

285-292
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030605


Phytochemical screening and hypoglycaemic activity of Lasianthera africana Beauv. (Aquifoliales: Stemonuraceae) leaf extract on diabetic rats

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Norah Godwin Ekanem, Herbert Orji Chidi Mbagwu and Gamaliel Ibiama Harry

293-298
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030606


An ex situ and in vitro approach to delineate pennate diatom species with bioindicator potentials in a well mixed tropical estuarine ecosystem

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Abhishek Mukherjee, Subhajit Das, Sabyasachi Chakraborty and Tarun Kumar De

299-317
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030607


Incidence and population of plant parasitic nematodes in green amaranth Amaranthus hybridus L. (Caryophyllales: Amaranthaceae) from three selected areas in Dutsin-Ma Town, Katsina State, Nigeria

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Jibia Abdulhadi Bawa, Zurmi Rabi'u Sani, Iliya Mohammed, Sani Garba Muhammad and Sanusi Liadi

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030608


Malaria and soil-transmitted helminthes coinfection in a rural community of Kwara State, North Central Nigeria

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Ebube Charles Amaechi, Chidiogo Comfort Nwadike, Abiodun Lukman Musa, Carmelita Chima Ohaeri, Onyinye Mkpola Ukpai and Blessing Uzoamaka Ejike

331-339
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030609


Impact of unilateral eyestalk ablation on major biochemical parameters of muscle of the freshwater crab Travancoriana schirnerae Bott, 1969 (Decapoda: Gecarcinucidae)

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Latha Nadkandi Padmanabhan and Sudha Devi Arath Raghavan

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030610


Effects of soil treated glyphosate on growth parameters and chlorophyll content of maize Zea mays L. and bean Phaseolus vulgaris L. plants

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Michel Mathurin Kamdem, Nicolas Njintang Yanou and Juliane Filser

351-365
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030611


Mothcidal activity of three botanical extracts against Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier, 1789) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) infesting rice grains

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Olajire Ayodele Gbaye, Emmanuel Ayobami Oyeniyi and Janet Titilayo Eweniyi

367-374
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030612


Local variations in microhabitat use by Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier, 1830) (Teleostei: Pomacentridae) in a tropical reef of Brazil

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Paulo Roberto de Medeiros, Ana Luisa Pires Moreira and Ana Maria Alves de Medeiros

375-384
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030613


A study of physico-chemical water quality and caddisfly larvae abundance in Opa Reservoir Stream, South-Western Nigeria

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Babasola Williams Adu

385-394
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030614


Air Pollution Tolerance Index (APTI) and carbon sequestration of selected trees and shrubs for urban development in Akure Ondo State, Southwest Nigeria

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A. Ibironke Okunlola, Akinola O. Adepoju and Samuel O. Agele

395-405
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030615


Spectrophotometric analysis of phosphate concentration in agricultural soil samples and water samples using molybdenum blue method

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Funmilayo Enitan Adelowo and Solomon Oluwole Oladeji

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030616


Land use influences microbial biomass carbon, organic carbon and nitrogen stock in a tropical acric luvisols of Southwestern Nigeria

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Segun Oluwatomiwa Oladele and Adebayo Jonathan Adeyemo

413-423
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030617


Review




Urban greening: a review of some Indian studies

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Pradeep Chaudhry

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030618


Short communication




Behavioral responses of Trachemys dorbigni (A. M. C. Duméril & Bibron, 1835) (Testudines, Emydidae) facing a potential risk of predation

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Thiago Maia-Carneiro, Thiago Arnt Dorigo and Carlos Frederico Duarte Rocha

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030619


Withdraw




Withdrawn: 'Hepatoprotective effects of Tribulus terrestris L. (Zygophyllales: Zygophyllaceae) hydro-alcholic extract on non-alcoholic fatty liver-induced rats' [Braz. J. Biol. Sci. (2016), vol. 3, no. 5, p. 143-152]

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Fatemeh Almasi, Mozafar Khazaei, Shima Chehrei and Ali Ghanbari

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030620


Withdrawn: 'Rubenstein-Taybi Syndrome with bilateral absence of patella: a case report' [Braz. J. Biol. Sci. (2016), vol. 3, no. 5, p. 227-230]

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Sedigheh Ganji-Harsini, Sepide Seydi, Ali Ghanbari, Mostafa Sedighi, Mazyar Khazali and Mahsa Falahi

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030621


Corrigendum




Corrigendum to: 'Impact of eyestalk ablation on androgenic gland activity in the freshwater crab Travancoriana schirnerae Bott, 1969 (Decapoda: Gecarcinucidae)' [Braz. J. Biol. Sci. (2016), vol. 3, no. 5, p. 121-134]

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Latha Nadkandi Padmanabhan and Sudha Devi Arath Raghavan

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030622


Corrigendum to: 'Ecological succession of zooplankton species in a temporary river in a semi arid region of Brazil' [Braz. J. Biol. Sci. (2014), vol. 1, no. 2, p. 51-58]

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Maria Cristina Crispim, Ronilson José da Paz and Takako Watanabe

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DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.030623