Archive IJSN

Volume-6, Issue-1, 2015

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0973-3140 (Print)

2229-6441 (Online)

      Page No. 1-124

Next Issue: June 2015

Published by: Society For Science and Nature-(SFSN)

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Review Article

Research Article

Pollination biology and breeding system of Eugenia discifera gamble- an endangered species of Western Ghats, India
Rajkumar, K., Keshavanarayan, P. & *Sivaram, V.
Laboratory of Apiculture and Biodiversity Conservation, Department of Botany, Bangalore University, Bangalore – 560056, India
*Corresponding author’s email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 1-11
Biological characteristics of two species of cocoa mirids reared on Desplatsia dewevrei (De Wild & Th. Dur.) In the laboratory
1,*Davis O. Acquaye, 2Ben A. Mensah & 3Beatrice Padi
1Department of Biology Education, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana; E-Mail: (D.O.A)
2Department of Entomology and Wildlife, School of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Coast, Ghana
3Cocoa Research Institute, P.O. Box 8, Akim-Tafo, Ghana
* Corresponding author’s e-Mail:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 12-18
Detection of biofilm –associated genes in clinical Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Iraqi patient
Mohammed K. Mohammed, Maarib N. Rasheed & Mohammed I. Nadeer
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Institute - Baghdad University, Iraq.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 19-22
Effect of dietary Omega-3 fatty acid on antibody production against Newcastle disease in broilers
1Yasser Jamal Jameel,  2Ali Mahdi Sahib & 3Mohammed A. Husain
1Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala, Iraq
2Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kufa, Iraq
3Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala,Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 23-27
The effect of PDE-5 inhibitors on blood homeostasis in relation to the type & duration of therapy
Shatha H Ali & Adnan Muhsen 
College of Pharmacy –Baghdad University –Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 28-35
Microbiological assessment and antimicrobial properties of calabash chalk
1Agwa, O.K., 1Osakuade, F.O. & 2Ossai-Chidi, L.N.
1Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, University of Port Harcourt. P.M.B. 5323. Port Harcourt, Nigeria
2Microbiology Technology, School of Science Laboratory Technology, University of Port Harcourt. P.M.B. 5323. Port Harcourt, Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 36-39
Effect of CoQ10 addition to maturation medium after vitrification of bovine oocytes
1Abdulhasan, M.A.K., 2Fakhrildin, M.B.M.R. & 3Shubber, M.H.
1College of Basic Education /AL- Mustansiriya University,Baghdad, Iraq
2Higher Institute of Infertility Diagnosis and Assisted Reproductive Technologies, AL-Nahrain University, University of Baghdad, Iraq
3College of Agriculture /Baghdad University, Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 40-44
The effect of thyroid dysfunction and anti-mollurian hormone concentration in the infertile women at the infertile age
Omar Dawood Al-Azzawi, Amal H. A. Al-Hadithy & Seenaa Sadeq Amen
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science∕ Pharmacy College∕ Baghdad University, Iraq.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 45-50
Microbiological profile of leaking chicken table eggs
Eman, F. Abdel-Latif & *Saad, M. F.
Cairo University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Hygiene & Control, Giza square, Egypt
*Corresponding author’s
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 51-55
Synthesis and physical properties of the new double perovskite X2AlVO6 (X=Ca, Sr & Ba)
1,2Yousef A. Alsabah, 1,*Abdelrahman A. Elbadawi, 1Mohamed A. Siddig, 1,3Mohammad I. Mohammed
1Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Technology, Al Neelain University, Khartoum, Sudan
2Department of Physics, Faculty education and applied Science, Hajjah University, Hajjah, Yemen
3Department of Physics, Faculty education, Nile Valley University, Attbra, Sudan
Correspondence author
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 56-62
Gastro-intestinal helminthiasis: an unseen threat to the backyard poultry production of Kashmir Valley
S.T. Salam
Department of Zoology, Govt. A.S. College, Gogjibagh, Srinagar-190 008, Kashmir (J&K) India.
Corresponding author’s email:
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 63-69
Effect of low and high concentrations of NaCl on properties of ADP crystal
1*Shaikh Kalim Shaikh Hanif, 1Lad, A.B. & 2Pawar B.H.
1Amolakchand Mahavidyalaya, Yavatmal, Maharashtra, India
2Amolakchand Mahavidyalaya, Yavatmal, Maharashtra, India.
2Department of Physics, Sant Gadge Baba, Amravati University, Amravati, Maharashtra, India.
*Corresponding author’s email: -
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 70-73
Aminoacid profiling and antioxidant potential of some selected edible plants
1*Rajani, V., Soumya K Krishnan & 2Sajitha Rajan, S.
1PG Department of Environmental Sciences, All Saint’s College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
2Department of Botany, All Saint’s College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.
*Corresponding Author’s
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 74-79
Introduction of soil test kit to small-holder cocoa farmers in south-western Nigeria
Ogunlade M.O., Oluyole K.A., Adebiyi, S., Adeyemi, E.A. & Aikopkodion, P.E.
Coca research institute, Nigeria
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 80-83
Serum leptin level in children with celiac disease: Relationship to age, gender and body mass index
Makarim Q. Al-Lami, Dunya F. Salloom and Mariam K. Mohammad
Department of Biology, College of Science, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
[Full Article - PDF] Page No 84-87
Enhancing the phycobilin pigment synthesis in calothrix elenkinii through optimization of light conditions  
1*VijayaVelu, 1Anand Narayanaswamy & 2Karunai Selvi Balan
1*Department of Botany, E.M.G. Yadava Women’s College, Thirupalai, Madurai-625014, Tamil Nadu, India.
1CAS in Botany, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025, Tamil Nadu, India.
2Department of Botany, V.V.Vanniaperumal College for Women, Virudhunagar – 626 001, Tamil Nadu, India
*Corresponding author’
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 88-91
Chemical composition, mineral profile and phytochemical properties of Common feed resources used for small ruminant animal production in south-west, Nigeria
1Lamidi, A.A. & 2Ogunkunle, T.
1Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
2Agricultural Biotechnology and Bio-resources Development Unit, National Biotechnology Development Agency, South West BIODEC, Zonal Centre Owode Yewa, Ogun state, Nigeria.
*Correspondent author’s email:
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 92-96
Socio-economic profiling of tumkur district farmers in Karnataka
Govinda Gowda, V., Shivani Dechamma & Shanabhoga, M.B
Department of Agricultural Extension, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore-560065, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 97-102
Study of fruit quality attributes of kinnow mandarin in relation to fruit size
Jawandha, S. K., Gill, M. S., Singh, N. P. & Anil Sangwan
Department of Fruit Sciences, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141004, India.
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 103-104
Biochemical diversity study of candidate plus trees of pongamia pinnata ecotypes of north Karnataka
Vinod Kumar Patil & Naik, G. R.
Department of Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 585106, India
Corresponding author’s email:
[Full Article - PDF]
Page No. 105-110
Estimation of combining abilities for early maturity, yield and oil related traits in sunflower (helianthus annuus l.)
Rizwana Qamar,Hafeez Ahmad Sadaqat,Amir Bibi & Muhammad Hammad Nadeem Tahir
Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan.
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 111-114

Case Study

Role of polymerase chain reaction in plant pathology
1Smita Puri, 2Tiwari, I. K. & 1Saraf, R.K.
1Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Regional Agricultural Research Station, Sagar- 470001 (MP), India
2194, Madhuvan Banglows, Kapadvanj road, Dehgam, Distt- Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 115-118
Mitigation of migration through persuasion of youth to continue in farming profession
Govinda Gowda,V., Shivani Dechamma & Shanabhoga, M.B.
Department of Agricultural Extension, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore-560065, India
[Full Article - PDF] Page No. 119-124

Short Communication