An Education Blog

word direction logo

Archive for the 'Biology and Biotechnology' Category

In vitro anthelmintic activity of crude extracts of ethnobotanically important wild plants against Haemonchus contortus (Rudolphi 1803) – JBES

Ahmad Ali, Faiz Ahmad Joyia, Khalid Farooq Akbar, Zaheer-ud-Din Khan Botany Department, GC University, Lahore, Pakistan Centre of Agricultural Biochemistry and Biotechnology (CABB), University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Botany Department, Govt. Post Graduate College, Sahiwal, Pakistan Key words: Haemonchus contortus, Anthelmintic activity, Ethnobotany, Wild plants, Sahiwal Division. Abstract Our preceding ethnobotanical studies revealed that Aerva […]

Fasciola and Paramphistomum infection in large Ruminants – IJAAR

S. Khadijah, Z. Ariff, M. R. Nurlaili, A. Sakiinah, A. H. Izzudin, A. K. Mursyidah, Rita N, Nur Aida H. School of Food Science and Technology, University Malaysia, Terengganu, Malaysia Key words: Condemned liver, Liver fluke, Stomach fluke, Fasciola Abstract A study was conducted in six cattle farms and one abattoir located in Kuala Terengganu […]

Biosorption of heavy metals from sewage effluent using prickly pear cactus – JBES

Sidra Hassan, Asmat Un Nisa, Jalal Ud Din Department of Plant and Environmental Protection, PARC Institute of Advanced Studies in Agriculture, NARC, Islamabad, Pakistan Manager Operations, Waste Management Company, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Key words: Prickly Pear Cactus, Heavy Metals, Bioremediation Abstract The practice of environmentally benign agents in the treatment of water is rapidly gaining interest […]

On the systematics of genus Scylla De Haan,1833 of cochin backwaters, a South Indian estuary – JBES

P.Lakshmi Devi, Aneykutty Joseph, Anup Mandal, Alphy Korath Department of Marine Biology, Microbiology and Biochemistry, School of Marine Sciences, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Fine Arts Avenue, Cochin, Kerala, India Central Genetics Lab, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Aquaculture, Poompuhar Road, Sattanathapuram, Sirkazhi , Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu, India School of Management and Entrepreneurship, Kerala University […]

Terrestrial snails as bioindicators of environmental degradation – JBES

Javaria Altaf, Naureen Aziz Qureshi, Muhammed Javed Iqbal Siddiqui Department of Zoology. Government College University Faisalabad, Pakistan. Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan. Department of Zoology, Government Postgraduate College, Samanabad, Faisalabad, Pakistan Key words: Terrestrial snails, Bioindicators, Environmental Degradation, Agro ecosystem Abstract The snails are very important part of the food chain and excellent source […]

Ethnobotanical study of plant non timber forest products in the coastal area of Cameroon: Cases of Yabassi and Mouanko – JBES

Jeanne Flore Nnanga, Richard Jules Priso, Alain Bertrand Dongmo, Ndongo Din Department of Botany, University of Douala, Douala, Cameroon Department of Biological Sciences, University of Maroua, Maroua, Cameroon Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, University of Douala, Douala, Cameroon Key Words: Ethnobotany, Coastal area, Sustainable use, NTFP, Cameroon Abstract In order to preserve and value […]

A current view ofclassification and sampling of terrestrial snails: A review – JBES

Javaria Altaf*1, Naureen Aziz Qureshi2 1Department of Zoology, Government College University  Faisalabad, Pakistan 2Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan Key Words: Gastropods, Taxonomy, Molecular markers Abstract The snails are second large and most successful invertebrates on the face of the earth yet remained ignored and unidentified due to the lesser interest of scientist. Due to […]

Fish biodiversity and conservation status of the Dhepa river sanctuary in protection and restoration of threatened fishes of the northwest Bangladesh – JBES

Imran Parvez, Hrisikesh Sarker Sujan, Md. Ashraful Alam, Mst. Nahid Akter, Kalipada Roy, Md. Rezoanul Haque Department of Fisheries Biology and Genetics, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh Department of Aquaculture, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh Department of Fisheries Management, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, […]

Interaction of snail species in the agroecosystem – JBES

Javaria Altaf, Naureen Aziz Qureshi, Muhammed Javed Iqbal Siddiqui Department of Zoology, Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan Government College Women University, Faisalabad, Pakistan Department of Zoology, Government Postgraduate College, Samanabad, Faisalabad, Pakistan Key words: Molluscs, Faisalabad, Malacofaunna, Species interaction, Agroecosystem Abstract This study has been carried out to understand the interspecific interaction of different snail […]

Evaluation of some morphological traits and oil content of coriander seeds in response to bio-fertilizer and salicylic acid under water stress – JBES

Farhood Yeganehpoor, Saeid Zehtab-Salmasi, Jalil Shafagh-Kolvanagh, Kazem Ghassemi-Golezani, Soheila Dastborhan Department of Plant Eco-Physiology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran Key words: Biological fertilizer, Coriander, Oil content, Salicylic acid, Water deficit Abstract Water stress is one of the most environmental factors affecting and limiting plant growth and productivity, mainly in arid and semi-arid […]