African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12334

Investigation of the anti-bacterial properties of mangrove fern, Acrostichum aureum in the Niger Delta, Nigeria

April 2021 - Vol 20 Num. 4

Mangroves render several ecosystem services globally, one of which is pharmacological products. This study was done to verify whether Acrostichum aureum, a species of mangrove, common in the Niger Delta has anti-bacterial property. Several leaf samples were plucked from the trees at Eagle Island and placed in a cooler and...

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Composition and balance of the analytical fractionation of desert date (Balanites aegyptiaca L.) seeds harvested in Senegal

April 2021

Djibril Diedhiou,, Mamadou Faye, Laure Candy, Virginie Vendenbossche, Gérard Vilarem, Oumar Sock and Luc Rigal

Isolation and characterization of a novel keratinolytic bacterial strain from soil samples of chicken feather keratinaceous-waste dumping sites of Ngaoundere (Cameroon)

April 2021

Sileu Dombou Armelle Leslie, Adjia Zangue Henriette, Nso Emmanuel Jong, Njintang Yanou Nicolas and Tatsadjieu Ngoune Leopold

Investigation of the anti-bacterial properties of mangrove fern, Acrostichum aureum in the Niger Delta, Nigeria

April 2021

Aroloye O. Numbere and Eberechukwu M. Maduike

Molecular characterization of bacteria strians isolated from “JIKO”: A herbal preparation consumed in some parts of Kaduna metropolis, Nigeria

April 2021

Ebipade Kereakede, Mohammed Sani Abdulsalami, Nkechi Eucharia Egbe, Victoria Moltong Yilwa, Enimie Endurance Oaikhena, Elizabeth Omolola Oladapo, Asabe Danjuma and Kingsley Onuh

Brewer’s residues and cocoa pod shells as a substrate for cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus CCIBt 2339 and enzymes production

March 2021

Carolina Fernandes Pereira, Antônio Zózimo de Matos Costa, Givaldo Rocha Niella, José Luiz Bezerra, Ana Paula Trovatti Uetanabaro and Elizama Aguiar-Oliveira

26 November 2014

Addressing the issue of horizontal gene transfer from a diet containing genetically modified components into rat tissues

Hanaa A. S. Oraby, Mahrousa M. H. Kandil, Amal A. M. Hassan and Hayam A. Al-Sharawi

9 October 2013

Bacterial species identification getting easier

Phumudzo Tshikhudo, Ronald Nnzeru, Khayalethu Ntushelo and Fhatuwani Mudau

9 October 2013

Genetic stability of mulberry germplasm after cryopreservation by two-step freezing technique

Ravish Choudhary, Rekha Chaudhury, S. K. Malik, Susheel Kumar and Digvender Pal

9 October 2013

Cytogenotoxic effects of cypermethrin, deltamethrin, lambdacyhalothrin and endosulfan pesticides on Allium cepa root cells

Yekeen, Taofeek A. and Adeboye, Messach K.

9 October 2013

Effects of sulphur preservative on phytochemical and antioxidant capacity of peels of mango cultivars (Mangifera indica L.) produced in South Africa

Mudau Fhatuwani Nixwell, Mabusela Johanna and Wonder Ngezimana

10 May 2012

Character association and inheritance studies of different sorghum genotypes for fodder yield and quality under irrigated and rainfed conditions

Abdus Sattar Tariq, Zahid Akram, Ghulam Shabbir, Muhammad Gulfraz, Khalid Saifullah Khan, Muhammad Shahid Iqbal and Talat Mahmood

20 March 2012

The effects of reciprocal cross on inheritance of DNA methylation in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum)

  Jun Wei#, Honghong Fan#, Tingchun Li, Wanghua Wang, Ning Guo, Zhengpeng Li, Yongping Cai and Yi Lin        

April 2021

Molecular characterization of bacteria strians isolated from “JIKO”: A herbal preparation consumed in some parts of Kaduna metropolis, Nigeria

Ebipade Kereakede, Mohammed Sani Abdulsalami, Nkechi Eucharia Egbe, Victoria Moltong Yilwa, Enimie Endurance Oaikhena, Elizabeth Omolola Oladapo, Asabe Danjuma and Kingsley Onuh

20 March 2012

Purification and characterization of an extracellular esterase from a moderately halophilic bacterium, Halobacillus sp. strain LY5

  Xin Li, Hui-Ying Yu and Yi-Feng Lin        

20 March 2012

Improvement of daptomycin yield by overexpression of the accessory genes of daptomycin gene cluster

Guanghai Yu, Yuansen Hu, Liang Huang and Jianhang Qu