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  • Transfer Factor as Immunotherapy in Mice with Mycobacterium Tuberculosis

    The effect of Transfer Factor as Immunotherapy comparing with the effect of BCG in Mice challenged with Mycobacterium tuberculosis Jamal Bayed Salim.1,Ahmed K. Bolad2, Hamid Suliman A..2 andss Mujeeb A.Kabbashi3 1- Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine and health Sciences, University of Kassala, Kassala, Sudan 2- Al- Neelain University, Faculty of Medicine 2- University of Khartoum, Faculty of Medicine 3-Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University of Sciences &Technology, Khartoum, Sudan Background: Transfer Factor (TF) is an…

  • Chemical properties of mango kernel and seed and biscuit from wheat-mango kernel

    Chemical properties of mango kernel and seed and production of biscuit from wheat-mango kernel flour blends Ifesan, B.O.T* Department of Food Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria Mango seed and kernel are regarded as waste and have been underutilized in the food industry. This study investigated the physicochemical and antioxidant properties of mango kernel and seed flour. In addition, mango kernel flour was employed as composite flour for biscuit production. Proximate composition of mango seed…

  • Performance of Sesame Variety in moisture-deficit areas

    Performance of Sesame Variety in moisture-deficit areas of Wollo, Ethiopia Mekonnen Misganaw and Arega Gashaw Sirinka Agricultural Research Center, North Wollo, Ethiopia The field experiments was conducted at Kobo, Mersa and Chefa testing sites of Sirinka Agricultural Research Center in1999 and 2000 seasons for varieties adaptation and 2004 and 2005 seasons for genotypes selection. The experiments were conducted in randomized block design using three replications with the objectives of selecting adaptable variety for the lowland areas of Wollo. Analysis of…

  • Influence of knowledge and perception on the utilization of legumes

    Influence of Knowledge and Perception on the Utilization of Some Under-utilized Legumes Among Nigerian Students *Olanipekun O.Taiwo1, Farinde E. Oluremi1  and Eyebiokin Abiodun2 *1Product Development Program, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Obafemi  Awolowo University, Nigeria 2Department of Home and Rural Economics, Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria   Background: Various efforts have been made to improve utilization of neglected and under-utilized legumes at home, cottage and industrial levels, however, utilization is still low. Objective: To identify the…

  • A case report on Lassa fever and hearing loss

    A case report on Lassa fever and hearing loss: A rare occurrence and review of the literature Daniel Adekunle*, Raji Yemi Raheem**, Ijitola Julius Olowo*, Bello Temitope Oluwatobi**, Jinadu Olanrewaju Yusuf**, Ajayi Samuel Oluwole**, Olaleye Olufemi David***, Salako Babatunde Lawal**, Lasisi Olawale Akeem* * Department of Otorhinolaryngology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan and University College Hospital Ibadan ** Nephrology unit, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan and University College Hospital Ibadan *** Department of Virology, College…

  • Sudden Death in African Adult Males

    Sudden Death in African Adult Males: Case Reports and Review of Literatures Ayodele J Omotoso1, Lawson Ekpe2, Akintunde Akintomide 3, Patience Odusolu4, Martin A Nnoli1 1,Department of Pathology, University of Calabar, Calabar 2Department of Chemical Pathology, University of Calabar, Calabar 3Department of Radiology, University of Calabar, Calabar 4Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Calabar, Calabar Sudden death is common in Africans especially in males in their middle ages. With increasing evidence in reduction of life expectancy among the populace…

  • A Case Report Of A Student Stabbed During Election On Campus

    Death On Campus: A Case Report Of A Student Stabbed During Election On Campus  Omotoso J Ayodele1, Irabor I Godstime1, Ekpe E Lawson2, Odusolu O Patience3, Nnoli A Martin1, Egbe E Eja4 1Department of Pathology, University of Calabar, Calabar 2Department of Chemical Pathology, University of Calabar, Calabar 3Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Calabar, Calabar 4Department of Anatomy, University of Calabar, Calabar Homicide from stabbing is the commonest cause of death all over the world and unwholesome activities such…

  • Subclinical chronic sinusitis causing ventriculoperitoneal shunt sepsis

    Subclinical chronic sinusitis causing presumed ventriculoperitoneal shunt sepsis in a child 1 A. DANIEL, 2 A.O. ADELEYE 1Department of Otorhinolaryngology, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan and Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria 2 Division of Neurological Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, and Department of Neurological Surgery, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria Rhinosinusitis is often under diagnosed and overlooked in children. Fever as the only symptom of rhinosinusitis is rare and largely unreported….

  • Study of soil DNA extraction and soil microbial communities

    Study of soil DNA extraction and soil microbial communities Hamid kheyrodin1 and Sadaf Kheyrodin2 1Assistant professor in semnan university –Iran 2Student MS.c in Urban planning in Mashad azad university- Iran Molecular analyses for the study of soil microbial communities often depend on the extraction of DNA directly from soils. These extractions are by no means trivial, being complicated by humic substances that are inhibitory to PCR and restriction enzymes or being too highly colored for blot hybridization protocols. Many different…

  • Demonstration of pearl millet technology

    Demonstration of pearl millet technology at Raya kobo and Gubalafto districts, North wollo zone Negussie Siyum1*, Tewabe Mihret, Dessalegn Getu and Mekonnen Assefa Sirinka agricultural research center, Woldiya 74, Ethiopia        Pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R.Br.] locally known as “Bajra” is a nutritious course grain cereal. Globally, it is grown on an area of 34.6 million ha with annual production of 28.8 million tons. Demonstration of improved variety kola 1 was conducted in 2016/17 cropping season at…