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  • Phytochemical Antimicrobial Screening of Costus Afer Extract and Its Alleviation of Carbon Tetrachloride Induced Toxicity

    Phytochemical Antimicrobial Screening of Costus Afer Extract and Its Alleviation of Carbon Tetrachloride Induced Toxicity Effiong Edet Bassey and Obi, Noble Department of Applied Microbiology and Brewing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka-Nigeria Plants of medicinal values contain bioactive compounds capable of preventing and combating several oxidative related diseases. Many diseases have been wrongly attended to using several medicinal plants of choice by mere instinct or sunrise. The phytochemical screening, (antimicrobial activity of Costus afer extract and its alleviation of carbon tetrachloride…

  • Valuation of Electricity Swing Options by Bilevel Model

    Valuation of Electricity Swing Options by Bilevel Model Mingzhu Wu School of Management, Shanghai University, Shanghai 310113, China. Since the electric power cannot be stored for long time, the spot prices of electricity are extremely volatile. In order to control risks, it is necessary to introduce financial derivatives into electricity markets. This paper mainly studies the pricing of electricity swing options, which are widely applied in financial markets for electricity. Through finite difference and discretization of transaction time and price,…

  • Assessing Plausible Options For Sourcing Spare Parts Of Earthmoving Equipment On The Profitability Of Nigeria’s Iron Ore Company

    Assessing Plausible Options For Sourcing Spare Parts Of Earthmoving Equipment On The Profitability Of Nigeria’s Iron Ore Company Osemenam Uchea Thomas .B. Afeni, Ph.D. Witsb, aDepartment of Economics, University of Nigeria, Enugu State. bDepartment of Mining Engineering, Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo State. As Nigeria takes a bold step to revive her iron ore company, it is pertinent she takes adequate account of her economic and technological limitations, in order to achieve a return on this venture. To this…

  • Perspective of Teachers on the Influence of Textbook Ratio on Quality Academic Achievement among Girls in Secondary Education in Kisumu County

    Perspective of Teachers on the Influence of Textbook Ratio on Quality Academic Achievement among Girls in Secondary Education in Kisumu County Josephine Adhiambo Agunda, Henry Onderi, Jack Ajowi Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University Of Science And Technology A number of studies both quantitative and qualitative have attempted to find out causes of challenges of low achievement in mathematics among girls. There was therefore need to conduct a study to establish the influence of textbook ratio as an independent variable on academic…

  • Dasatinib-Induced Colitis in a Patient with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (Chronic Phase)

    Dasatinib-Induced Colitis in a Patient with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (Chronic Phase) Lubna M. Riaz1#, Khaled M. Galal2, Radwa M. Hussein2, Abdulqadir J. Nashwan1, Mohamed A. Yassin1# 1. Hematology Section/Medical Oncology, National Center for Cancer Care and Research, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar. 2. Department of Pharmacy, National Center for Cancer Care and Research, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar. Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a Philadelphia (Ph) chromosome-positive myeloproliferative neoplasm. The molecular consequence of reciprocal translocation t(9;22)(q34;q11) is the generation of…

  • Risk perception of cigarette and alcohol consumption: Korea and Cameroon public assessment views

    Risk perception of cigarette and alcohol consumption: Korea and Cameroon public assessment views KyungHee Kim1,Tinyami Erick Tandi*1, 2,JaeWook Choi1, 3 1Institute for Occupational and Environmental Health, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea; 2Ministry of Public Health Yaounde, Yaoude Cameroon; 3Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health Korea University, Seoul South Korea. Introduction: There is a strong risk perception of personal knowledge on both cigarette-and alcohol-related harm. One possible factor contributing to this may be greater availability…

  • Determination of Microbiological quality and detection of Thermotolerant fecal E. coli in ready to use water from Navsari city of South Gujarat

    Determination of Microbiological quality and detection of Thermotolerant fecal E. coli in ready to use water from Navsari city of South Gujarat A. P. Suthar, R. Kumar, C. V. Savalia, N. K. Patel and R. K. Patel Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology, College of Veterinary science & Animal Husbandry, Navsari Agricultural University, Navsari-396 450, Gujarat. India Fecal bacterial indicator analyses have been widely used for monitoring the water quality. The present study was designed to determine the density…

  • Spatial and Temporal Level of Methane Gas from Some Dumpsites in Yenagoa Metropolis

    Spatial and Temporal Level of Methane Gas from Some Dumpsites in Yenagoa Metropolis 1Tariwari C. N Angaye*, 1Elijah I. Ohimain and 2Donbebe Wankasi 1-Department of Biological Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State Nigeria. 2-Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State Nigeria. The emission of methane from dumpsite have become a global mantra due to its remarkable effect on global climate change. This study assessed the levels of methane emissions from 6 dumpsites using portable…

  • Malaria infection among persons patronizing drugstores for malaria treatment in Port Harcourt and its environs Rivers, State Nigeria

    Malaria infection among persons patronizing drugstores for malaria treatment in Port Harcourt and its environs Rivers, State Nigeria Augustine- D’Israel, E. and Abah, A.E Department of Animal and Environmental Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Port Harcourt, PMB 5323 Port Harcourt 50001, Rivers State, Nigeria. Background: Malaria continues to be of grave concern, despite all efforts geared towards its control and so remains a public health dilemma in Nigeria. Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the occurrence…

  • Lotus Leaves an Alternate Wound Dressing Material in Chronic Non-Healing Venous Ulcers

    Lotus Leaves an Alternate Wound Dressing Material in Chronic Non-Healing Venous Ulcers Dr. Rajeshwari P. N1, Dr. Sreejith S. J2, Dr. Sharath S.G3 1Associate Professor, Dept of Shalya Tantra (Surgery), Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amritapuri, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,India; 2P.G Scholar, Dept of Shalya Tantra (Surgery), Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amritapuri, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,India; 3Associate Professor, Dept of Rachana Shareeram (Anatomy) Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amritapuri, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,India It is a case report of 48-year-old male patient of chronic non-healing…