Brazilian Journal of Biological Sciences (ISSN 2358-2731)

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Vol. 6, No. 12 - Apr. 30, 2019


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Ronilson José da Paz 1-2
DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061200

Short communication

First records for Lasiurus blossevillii, Histiotus humboldti and Enchisthenes hartii (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in an urban region in southern Ecuador

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Carlos Nivelo-Villavicencio, Javier Fernández de Córdova and Amanda B. Quezada

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061201


GABAergic transmission and modulation of anxiety: A review on molecular aspects

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Francisco Isaac Fernandes Gomes, Maria Gerusa Brito Aragão, Mirna Marques Bezerra and Hellíada Vasconcelos Chaves

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061202

Fatigue in Post-Polio Syndrome

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Monalisa Pereira Motta, Abrahão Augusto Juveniano Quadros, Letícia Simões Ferreira and Acary Souza Bulle Oliveira

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061203

Bioengineering of malaria vectors, anopheles mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) as a control strategy: An overview

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Ileke Kayode David and Olabimi Isaac Omotayo

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061204

The potential of naturally occurring bacteria for the bioremediation of toxic metals pollution

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Amit Vashishth, Nimisha Tehri and Pawan Kumar

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061205

Original research

Antioxidant assays by reducing potential and 2,2 diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl radical scavenging techniques as affected by pH and ion concentrations

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Babatunde J. Oso and Clement O. Ogidi

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061206

Synthesis and in silico investigation of schiff base derivatives of 1H-Indole-2,3-diones and their Co(II) and Ni(II) complexes as antimicrobial agents

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Helen O. Echekwubea, Pius O. Ukohaa, Oguejiofo T. Ujama, Charles O. Nwucheb, Jonnie N. Asegbeloyina and Akachukwu Ibezimc

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061207

Effect of ecdysteroids on oogenesis in the freshwater crab Travancoriana schirnerae Bott, 1969 (Crustacea: Gecarcinucidae) 139.62 KB
Sudha Devi Arath Raghavan and Aswani Ayanath

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061208

Antibacterial effect of some wild medicinal plants in Palestine against multidrug resistant Escherichia coli clinical isolate

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Lubna Abdallah and Ghadeer Omar

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061209

Effects of plants diversity on soil bacteria load in a tropical moist forest of Otuoke, Nigeria

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Okpo Esio Unanonwi and Michael Adeoye Odebunmi

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061210

Antifungal activity of selected plant extracts against Trichothecium roseum (Pers.) Link (1809) (Sordariomycetes: Hypocreales), causal organism of fungal rot of Solanum melongena L. (Solanales: Solanaceae) in Kashmir, India

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Jahangir Abdullah Koka, Abdul Hamid Wani, Mohd Yaqub Bhat, Shazia Parveen, Mohammad Afaan Fazili and Nusrat Ahmad

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061211

Effect of culture filtrates of pathogenic and antagonistic fungi on seed germination of some economically important vegetables

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Shazia Parveen, Abdul Hamid Wani and Mohd Yaqub Bhat

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061212

Residual effects of neem Azadirachta indica A. Juss. (Sapindales: Meliaceae) seed-based fertilizer and NPK on the performance of Basella alba L. (Caryophyllales: Basellaceae) plant

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S. A. Adejoro, D. N. Arije and A. C. Adegaye

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061213

Bioaccumulation potential and health risk assessment of heavy metals in Corchorus olitorius L. (Malvaceae) and Amaranthus hybridus L. (Amaranthaceae) obtained from a selected dump site in Akure, Nigeria

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Foluso Ologundudu, Adegbite Tobi and Omotola Fopeyemi

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061214

Physicochemical study of Delphinium denudatum Wall (Ranunculales: Ranunculaceae) and their antioxidant activity

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Anil Kumar Gupta, Mahfoozurrahman Khan and Danish Khan

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061215

Efficiency of Acalypha wilkesiana (Muell Arg.) leaf oil extract applied as a biocide against Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae)

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Mercy Olayinka Oni

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061216

Utilisation of common leafy vegetables in the diets of giant West African snail Archachatina marginata (Swainson, 1821) (Stylommatophora: Achatinidae)

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Maduabuchi Inwele Amobi and Bede Izuchukwu Ezewudo

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061217

Long-term trend analysis of climatic variables and reference evapotranspiration over different urban areas in Tunisia

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Latrech Basma, Ghazouani Hiba, Lasram Asma, Boutheina M'hamdi Douh, Mansour Mohsen and Abdelhamid Boujelben

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061218

Assessing AquaCrop model to simulate soil water contents under semi arid climate of Central Tunisia

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Hiba Ghazouani, Latrech Basma, Mguidich Belhaj Amel, Cherni Amani, Boutheina M'hamdi Douh, Ghazouani Issam and Abdelhamid Boujelben

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061219

Using AquaCrop Model to simulate irrigation water use efficiency of potato crop under semi-arid conditions of Central Tunisia

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Hiba Ghazouani, Latrech Basma, Boutheina M'hamdi Douh, Cherni Amani, Mguidich Belhaj Amel, Ghazouani Issam and Abdelhamid Boujelben

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061220

Using the step by step models to evaluate field application uniformity of subsurface drip irrigation systems

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Hiba Ghazouani, Latrech Basma, Mguidich Belhaj Amel, Boutheina M'hamdi Douh, Ghazouani Issam and Abdelhamid Boujelben

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061221

Effect of dripline depth on the agronomic parameter of eggplant Solanum melongena L. (Solanaceae)

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Hiba Ghazouani, Boutheina M'hamdi Douh, Latrech Basma, Mguidich Belhaj Amel, Ghazouani Issam and Abdelhamid Boujelben

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061222

Public health and hygienic condition of retailers at fish markets in Sylhet Sadar of Bangladesh

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Md. Alamgir Hossain, Md. Motaher Hossain, Md. Golam Rasul and Mohammad Abu Jafor Bapary

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061223

Use of mollusks in zoohandicraft manufacturing in the Amazon Region

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Mara Rúbia Ferreira Barros and Rafael Anaisce das Chagas

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061224

Birds species composition and abundance of a relativelly undisturbed vegetation at Mount Pati, Lokoja, Kogi State

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Dauda Tanko and Rita Chinweuba

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061225

Birds and bats captured in a managed forest in Southwestern Brazilian Amazonia: Results and recommendations from a short-term study

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Diego Pedroza, Rair de Sousa Verde and Edson Guilherme

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061226

Human health risk assessment of heavy metals from a crude oil polluted agricultural soil in Ogoniland, Nigeria

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Chukwuemeka C. Chukwuma, Chigozie Linda Onuah and Michael Okechukwu Monanu

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061227


Withdrawn notice: 'Isolation and preliminary screening of biosurfactant producing bacteria from oil contaminated soil' [Braz. J. Biol. Sci. (2016), vol. 3, no. 6, p. 285-292]

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

DOI: 10.21472/bjbs.061228