Brazilian Journal of Biological Sciences (ISSN 2358-2731)



Home Archive V. 5, No. 10 (2018)

 

Vol. 5, No. 10 - Aug. 31, 2018

 

Table of Contents


Overview




Molecular Era of the Forensic Science

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Yorran Hardman A. Montenegro, Stephanie Evelyn França Guimarães, Estefany Gabriela Luiz de Araújo, Rosália Santos Ferreira, Ellen Rachel de Almeida Martins, Maria Karoline da Silva Marcelino, Denise de Queiroga Nascimento and Geilza Carla de Lima Silva

195-211
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051001


The role of PacC and Nuc-1 transcription factors in the microbial metabolic engineering

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Rodrigo da Silva Santos, Ravely Casarotti Orlandelli, João Alencar Pamphile

213-223
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051002


A review on heavy metals biosorption in the environment

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Oluwafemi Adebayo Oyewoleo, Binta Buba Adamu, Emmanuel Olalekan Oladoja, Adeoluwa Nancy Balogun, Banke Mary Okunlola, Esther Eguye Odiniya

225-236
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051003


Lipase and their different industrial applications: A review

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Ritika Joshi, Arindam Kuila

237-247
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051004


Life cycle analysis of raw milk production in Tunisia

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Amira Ghazouani, Naceur M'hamdi, Ibrahim-El-Akram Znaidi, Cyrine Darej, Norchene Guoiaa, Maroua Hasnaoui, Rachid Bouraoui, Hajer M'hamdi

249-258
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051005


Redox balance: A probable target in the management of immune dysfunction

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Babatunde Joseph Oso, Olufunke Temiloluwa Oso, Adenike Teidayo Oladiji

259-264
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051006


Original research




Nutritional profiling of garden egg stalk

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Charity Ogunka-Nnoka, Deborah Ekrika

265-275
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051007


Antimicrobial activity of three medicinal plants against acne-inducing bacteria Propionibacterium acnes

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S. E. Abiya, B. O. Odiyi, L. R. Falarunu and N. U. Abiya

277-288
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051008


In silico study to examine the role of amino acids in jasmonate induced plant defense process 139.62 KB
Ruma Ganguly and Sailesh K. Mehta

289-301
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051009


Microbiology, proximate and functional properties of flour produced from three different varieties of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz)

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Oluwole Olakunle Oladele, Oluwafunmilola Olajumoke Makinde

303-310
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051010


Nutritional and environmental factors affecting the morphogenesis of Candida albicans: A key to virulence

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Sayyada Ghufrana Nadeem and Aiman Pirzada

311-327
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051011


Phenotypic and molecular characterization of different isolates of Lactobacillus plantarum from four Nigerian fermented foods for use as probiotics in aquaculture

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Daniel Olusegun Diyaolu, Fatuyi Olanipekun Ekundayo, Emmanuel Adedayo Fasakin and Olabode Thomas Adebayo

329-337
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051012


Effect of detergent surfactant on some selected electrolytes and metabolites of juvenile Heterobranchus bidorsalis

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Gabriel Olarinde Mekuleyi and Babajide Elijah Faleti

339-345
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051013


Entomocidal properties of Monodora myristica (Dunal, 1831) and Conyza sumatrensis (Retzius, 1742-1821) extracts: Studies on two dipterous insect pests, Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902) and Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)

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Kayode David Ileke

347-358
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051014


GCMS, phytochemicals and antioxidant activities of in vitro callus extracts of Strobilanthes kunthiana (Nees) T. Anderson ex. Benth: An endemic plant of Acanthaceae

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R. Prabakaran and E. Kiruthekas

359-372
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051015


Phytochemistry, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis and in vitro anti-bacterial activities of Desplatsia dewevrei (De Wild. & T. Durand)

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Oghale Ovuakporie-Uvo, MacDonald Idu and Anne O. Itemire

373-404
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051016


Production and evaluation of biodegraded feather meal using immobilised and crude enzyme from Bacillus subtilis on broiler chickens

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Isaac Oluseun Adejumo and Charles Oluwaseun Adetunji

405-416
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051017


In vitro anti-inflammatory activity of mangrove plant Rhizophora mucronata Lam. (Malpighiales: Rhizophoraceae)

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Samanjit Kaur, M. Syed Ali, V. Anuradha, V. Suganya, A. Ashashalini and P. Bhuvana

417-426
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051018


Analysis of nutrient composition and phytochemicals of wild yams Dioscorea pentaphylla L. and Dioscorea oppositifolia Griseb.

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Singaravelan Vivek and Segar Prakash

427-432
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051019


A facile approach towards copper oxide nanoparticles synthesis using Spirulina platensis and assessment of its biological activities

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Priyanga Jayakrishnan, Sirajunnisa Abdul Razack, Keerthana Sivanesan, Pavithra Sellaperumal, Geethalakshmi Ramakrishnan, Sangeetha Subramanian and Renganathan Sahadevan

433-442
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051020


Taxonomic diversity of macrandrous species of Oedogonium Link ex Hirn (Chlorophyceae: Oedogoniales) with emphasis on ecology from Hooghly, West Bengal

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Nilu Halder

443-460
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051021


Ethnobotanical survey of plant species utilised as spices among the indigenous people of Bayelsa State, Nigeria 149.15 KB
Ihinmikaiye Samuel Olatokunbo, Sunday Arowosegbe, Joshua Kayode and Ayodele Oyedeji

461-469
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051022


Genotoxicity assessment of Schinopsis brasiliensis Engl. (Sapindales: Anacardiaceae) in somatic cells of Drosophila melanogaster (Meigen, 1830) (Diptera: Drosophilidae) 149.15 KB
Silmara de Moraes Pantaleão, Jéssica Adele dos Santos, Thalyta Linacher, Clisiane Carla de Souza Santos, Charles dos Santos Estevam and Neila Coelho da Costa

471-479
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051023


Morpho-physiological response of Solanum macrocarpon L. seedlings to different light intensities

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Damilola Grace Ogunrotimi and Joshua Kayode

481-487
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051024


Assessment of powders of Alstonia boonei (De wild) and Acalypha godseffienna (Muell Arg.) as protectants of rice grains against infestation by Sitotroga cerealella (Olivier, 1789) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)

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Emmanuel Ayobami Oyeniyi

489-497
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051025


Taxonomic significance of epidermal and venation characters in the genus Diospyros L. (Ebenaceae) in Nigeria 139.62 KB
Opeyemi Philips Akinsulire, Olaniran Temitope Oladipo, Olawale Abdullahi Abdulraheem, Akinwumi Johnson Akinloye and Herbert Chukwuma Illoh

499-513
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051026


Structure, distribution and taxonomic significance of leaf and petiole anatomical characters in five species of Terminalia (L.) (Combretaceae: Magnoliopsida) 139.62 KB
Opeyemi Philips Akinsulire, Olaniran Temitope Oladipo, Akinwumi Johnson Akinloye and Herbert Chukwuma Illoh

515-528
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051027


Variation of beneficial effects of Trichoderma harzianum by the maize variety under water stress 139.62 KB
J. Chepsergon, L. A. Mwamburi and K. E. Kiprop

529-535
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051028


Wheat agronomic parameters and water use efficiency under different bioclimatic stage in the North of Tunisia 139.62 KB
Belhaj Mguidiche Amel, Douh Boutheina and Harbaoui Kalthoum

537-548
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051029


Assessment of well water pollution by sewage contaminants: A case study of Akure South, Ondo State, Nigeria 139.62 KB
Josiah Abolade Owoeye and Joseph Onaolapo Akinneye

549-575
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051030


Assessment of pesticide residue on cocoa beans in Ondo State, Nigeria 139.62 KB
Joseph O. Akinneye, Oluwakemi A. Adeleye, Femi P. Adesina and Makanjuola I. Akinyemi

577-588
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051031


Persistent epigenetic modulation by radiation exposure/insults in mammalian cells 139.62 KB
Muhammad Torequl Islam

589-598
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051032


The epidemiological profile of malaria in a municipality in the Brazilian Amazon 139.62 KB
Raquel Alves Fernandes and Daniela Soares Leite

599-608
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051033


Congenital syphilis in the Municipality of Imperatriz, Maranhão State: Epidemiological characterization of a decade 139.62 KB
Kecya Patricia Costa Macedo, Matheus Costa Silva, Jéssica Larissa Sousa Vaz, Soliane Cristina Rodrigues Costa, Roseane Mara Cardoso Lima Verde, Matheus Hipólito do Nascimento, Leonardo Ferreira Soares and Evaldo Hipólito de Oliveira

609-618
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051034


Control of Rhizopus: Induced decay in watermelon (Citrullus lanatus L.) fruits using heat treatment 139.62 KB
Oluwole Olakunle Oladele

619-626
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.051035