International Journal of Science and Nature(IJSN)
 
                                           
 

IJSN-Vol6(3):2015

Online ISSN - 2229 - 6441

 

Print ISSN  - 0973 - 3140

 

Page No. 311 - 526

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Society for Science and Nature (SFSN)
Next Issue- December 2015
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Review Article

  • Conjugated linoleic acid: sources, biosynthesis and health implication
    1*Ramendra Das, K., 1Puhle Japheth, 2Imtiwati, 1Dinesh M. Maher, Thulasiraman Parkunan, 1Mohsin Ayoub Mir, 1Arun Pratap Singh &
    1Aasif Ahmad Seikh
    1ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana, India

    2C.V.Sc & A.H., R.K.Nagar, Agartala, Tripura, India
    *Corresponding authors email: ramenvets@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 311-318

Research Article
  • Mollusca fishery of Pennera River Estuary, Nellore Andhra Pradesh
    Gurumayum, S.D.
    Estuarine Biology Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India,Hilltop, Gopalpur-on-Sea, Ganjam, Odisha 761002, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 319-324
  • Consumptive use, water use efficiency and water productivity in long pepper as influenced by precision farming techniques under protected cultivation
    1Jayanth, S.G., 2Anilkumar, A.S. & 3*Mallikarjunagowda, A.P.
    College of Agriculture, Kerala Agricultural University, Padannakkad - 671314, India
    College of Horticulture, UHS Campus, GKVK Post, Bengaluru – 560 065, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No.325-328
  • Constraints in cashew production among cashew farmers in Southwestern Nigeria
    Oluyole, K.A., Yahaya, A.T., Uwagboe, E.O., Mokwunye, I.U., Agbeniyi, S.O., Orisajo, S.B., Otunoye, A.H., Ndagi, I., Shittu, T.R. & Aderolu, I.A.
    Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria, PMB 5244, Ibadan, Nigeria
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 329-333
  • Haematological and serum analysis of goat fed with jatropha kernel cake treated with Mucor indicus and Absidia corymbifera
    *Moshood Adewale Belewu,1Kafayat Yemisi Belewu, Nosimot Oluwatobi Belewu, 2Ogunleke, F.O. & Oyeniyi, F.T.
    * Microbial Biotechnology and Dairy Science Laboratory,Department of Animal Production, University of Ilorin, Nigeria
    1Department of Agricultural Economics and farm Management
    2Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 334-337
  • Efficacy of ligno-phenolic composts in the growth promotion of vegetables
    Sally K. Mathew, Gleena Mary, C.F. & Rani Varghese
    Department of Plant Pathology, College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University, Vellanikkara – 680656, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 338-340
  • Morphometric diversity of Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre candidate plus trees a potential agroforestry tree
    1,2Hosalli Ramaswamy Pavithra, 2Manchanahally Byrappa Shivanna, 1Kodi Rajesh Kumar, 1Kuthi Thammaiah Prasanna & 1*Balakrishna Gowda
    1Biofuel Project, Department of Forestry and Environmental Sciences, University of Agricultural Sciences,  GKVK, Bengaluru-560065, Karnataka,India
    2Department of Applied Botany, School of Biosciences, Kuvempu University, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta,Shimoga-577451, Karnataka, India
    Corresponding author e-mail: gowdabk@yahoo.com
    [Full Article - PDF]
    Page No. 341-352
  • Phytosociological analysis of mangrove vegetation in Netravathi-Gurupura and Mulki-Pavanje Estuarine complexes of Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka
    1Reddy, H.R.V., *1Gowda, G., 2Somashekar, S.R., 1Sushanth, V.R., 1Adiga M.S. & 1Durgekar, R.N.
    1Department of Aquatic Environment Management, College of Fisheries, Mangalore, India
    2Department of Fisheries Resources and Management, College of Fisheries, Mangalore, India
    *Correspondence e-mail: ggfee@rediffmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 353-361
  • Yield and yield components of aerobic rice as influenced drip fertigation
    1Balaji Naik, D., 2Krishna Murthy, R. & 3Pushpa, K.
    1&2Soil and Water Management, Zonal Agricultural Research Station, V.C. Farm, Mandya – 571 405
    3Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture, V.C. Farm, Mandya – 571 405, India
    Corresponding author e-mail:srkmurthyssac@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 362-365
  • Studies on genetic variability in traditional land races and improved cultivars for yield and yield components in rice (Oryza sativa L.)
    1Savitha P. & 2Usha kumari, R.
    Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Madurai - 625 104, Tamil Nadu,India
    Corresponding author e-mail: saviagri@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 366-371
  • Association studies in pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (L) Millsp.] For yield and yield attributes including physiological traits
    Chithrameenal, K. & Jebaraj, S.
    Centre for Plant Breeding & Genetics, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore- 641003, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 372-375
  • Integrated nutrient management and method of application on nutrient uptake, microbial population and different efficiencies in rainfed direct sown finger millet (Eleusine coracana L. Gaertn.)
    *Jagathjothi, N. & Ramamoorthy, K.
    Department of Agronomy, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore-3, Tamil Nadu, India
    *Corresponding author email: jothinarayanan2000@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 376-381
  • Daily rainfall forecasting using adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system (Anfis) models
    1*Kyada, P.M. & 2Pravendra Kumar
    1Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Lokbharti Gramvidhyapith, Bhavnagar, Gujarat – 364230, India
    2* Department of Soil & Water Cons. Engineering, G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar- 263145 (U. S. Nagar) Uttarakhand, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 382-388
  • Butterflies diversity of agricultural fields of Howrah district, West Bengal, India with special reference to their host plants in agroecosystem
    Saurav Dwari & Amal Kumar Mondal
    Plant Taxonomy, Biosystematics and Molecular Taxonomy Laboratory, UGC-DRS-SAP Department of Botany and Forestry Vidyasagar University, Midnapore-721 102, West Bengal, India
    *Corresponding author email: amalcaebotvu@gmail.com,saurav.dwari@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 389-396
  • Physico-chemical analysis of groundwater quality in Aligarh City, Uttar Pradesh
    1Shahida Perween & 2,*Ummatul Fatima
    1Department of Civil Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P.-202002, India
    2Department of Statistics & Operations Research, Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh, U.P.-202002, India
    *Corresponding author’s email: fatimau2011@yahoo.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No.397-405
  • Evaluation of natural durability of Ficus sur and Cola gigantea from two ecological zones of Ghana
    1Mensah J.K., 1Apetorgbor, M.M. & 1Owusu, F.W.
    1CSIR-Forestry Research Institute of Ghana, P. O. Box 63, KNUST, Kumasi-Ghana.
    ٭Corresponding author email:johnnyjkm@yahoo.co.uk
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 406-410
  • Population dynamics, biology of cotton aphid, Aphis gossypii (Glover) and its associated natural enemies in Vadodara, Gujarat
    *Ruchika Kataria & Dolly Kumar
    Division of Entomology, Department of Zoology, the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, – 390002, India
    Corresponding author email: ruchika.kataria15@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No 411-420.
  • Effects of herbal plant extracts on germination and seedling growth of some vegetables
    1*M.A. I. Talukder, 1M. Rahaman, 2B. Roy, & 3K.C. Saha
    1Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh
    2Department of Chemistry, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh
    3Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Shahid Akbar Ali Science & Technology College, Thakurgaon, Bangladesh
    *Corresponding Author:  Email: aislamtalukder@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 421-425
  • Testicular cyclicity of Trichogaster lalius during breeding and non breeding season
    Samarnedra Behera, Debkanta Sutradhar, *Sanjeev Kumar & Rinku Gogoi
    Department of Fisheries Resource Management, Faculty of Fishery Sciences, West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, 5- Budherhat Road, Chakgaria, P.O. Panchasayar, Kolkata-700 094, India
    *Corresponding author: e-mail: sanjeevshark@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 426-431
  • Antimicrobial efficacy of Azadirachta indica leaf extracts
    1Cecily Rosemary Latha R.,2*Kavitha, S. & 3Sathya, S.
    1Department of Zoology, Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Trichy, Tamilnadu, 620002, India.
    2Department of Biotechnology, Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Trichy, Tamilnadu, 620002, India.
    3Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Trichy, Tamilnadu- 620002, India.
    *Corresponding author: e-mail:kavibio29@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No.432-440
  • Identification of β-carotene rich maize inbreds using PCR – based assay for crtRB1-3’TE allele
    1*Deepti B. Sagare,1Prashant Shetti, 1Sokka Reddy, S., 1Surender, M. & 2Pradeep, T.
    1Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad- 500030. Telangana, India.
    2Maize Research Centre, Rajendranagar, PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad- 500030. Telangana, India.
    *Corresponding Author email: deepti.sagare@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 441-443
  • Acetylcholine esterase (AChE) activity in ciliated olfactory neuron of a teleostean: GOBIID [Pseudapocryptes lanceolatus (Bloch and Schneider, 1801)]
    Swaraj Kumar Sarkar & *Subrata Kumar De
    Ultrastructure and Fish Biology Research Unit, Department of Zoology, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore (West) – 721 102, West Bengal, India
    *Corresponding Author email: skdvu@yahoo.co.in
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No.444-446
  • Individual variations in secretory ABO group antigen
    Suha T. Abd
    Department of Basic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Baghdad, Iraq.
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No.447-451
  • Immunohistochemical changes in cerebral cortex of chick embryos after exposure to neonicotinoid insecticide imidacloprid
    1Vishram Singh, 1Muktyaz Hussein, 2Birendra Yadav, 3Singh, A.K., 4Hassan, M.A. & 5Nigar Fatima
    1Department of Anatomy, Santosh Medical College, Santosh University, Ghaziabad U.P. India
    2Department of Physiology, Govt. Medical College Ambedkar Nagar, U.P. India
    3Department of Anatomy, MLN Medical College Allahabad, U.P. India
    4Department of Com.Medicine, Govt. Medical College Ambedkar Nagar , U.P. India
    5Department of Anatomy, Integral Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Lucknow, U.P.India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 452-458
  • Study of carcass characteristics in pigeons administration fish oil
    1Yasser Jamal Jameel, 2Ali Mahdi Sahib, 1Mohammed A. Husain
    1Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala, Kerbala, Iraq
    2Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kufa, Najaf, Iraq
    Corresponding author email: Yasser.alasadi@uokerbala.edu.iq
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 459-461
  • Relationship between fish oil and immune response of pigeons vaccinated against Newcastle disease
    1Yasser Jamal Jameel, 2Ali Mahdi Sahib, 1Mohammed A. Husain
    1Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kerbala, Kerbala, Iraq
    2Department of Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kufa, Najaf, Iraq
    Corresponding author email: Yasser.alasadi@uokerbala.edu.iq
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 462-464
  • Effect of different nutritive sources for enhancing cellulase production in Aspergillus terreus
    *Maragathavalli, S., Megha, S.V., Brindha, S., Karthikeyan, V., Annadurai, B. & #Gangwar, S.K.
    Research and Development Centre, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore-641 041, Tamil Nadu, India
    #College of Medical and Health Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia.
    Corresponding author email: mailme_emerald@yahoo.com,
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 465-473
  • Isolation and purification of cellulase
    *Megha, S.V., Maragathavalli, S., Brindha, S., Karthikeyan, V., Annadurai, B. & #Gangwar, S.K.
    Research and Development Centre, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore-641 041, Tamil Nadu, India
    #College of Medical and Health Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia.
    Corresponding author email: megharavindran@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 474-479
  • Impact of organic seed pelleting on seed germination and seedling development in okra and chilli pepper
    Ramesh Kumar, S. & Muthukrishnan, R.
    Vanavarayar Institute of Agriculture, Manakkadavu, Pollachi-642 103, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Tamil Nadu, India
    Corresponding author email: rameshamar06@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 480-483
  • Detection of human herpesvirus 6 in patient with Acute myeloid leukemia in Baghdad-Iraq
    1Hadeel M. Fayyadh, 2Alaa F. Alwan & 3Dawood S. Dawood
    1College of Medicine- Al-Mustansiryiah University, Iraq
    2The National center of hematology/ Al-Mustansiryiah University, Iraq
    3College of Health and Medical Technology/ Foundation of Technical Education, Iraq
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 484-487
  • Association analysis of major nutrient and secondary nutrient status of leaves of selected castor genotypes and growth indices of Eri silkworm
    Chandrashekhar, S. & Pallavi
    College of Sericulture, Chintamani-563 125, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 488-490
  • Genotype x environment interaction of brinjal genotypes against fruit borer
    1*Sivakumar, V., 1Uma Jyothi, K., 2Venkata Ramana, C., 1Paratpara Rao, M., 3Rajyalakshmi, R. & 1Uma Krishna, K.
    1Horticultural College and Research Station, Dr. YSR Horticultural University, Tadepalligudem, West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh, India.
    2Horticulture Research Station, Dr. YSR Horticultural University, Lam Farm, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
    3Horticulture Research Station, Dr. YSR Horticultural University, Nuziveedu, Krishna, Andhra Pradesh,India
    *Corresponding author Email: siva200619@gmail.com; Cell: 7382024496
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 491-494
  • A check list of snakes in and around Shivamogga City Corporation, Karnataka, India
    1*Sayeswara, H.A., 1Jeevan, E.N., 1Ashashree, H.M.,1Naik, K.L. & 2Kumara Swamy, N.
    1Department of Zoology, Sahyadri Science College (Autonomous), Kuvempu University, Shivamogga-577203, Karnataka,India
    2Department of Zoology, DVS College of Arts & Science, Kuvempu University, Shivamogga-577202, Karnataka, India
    *Corresponding author E-mail – sayesh2009@gmail.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 495-500
  • Diversity of fishes in relation to abiotic status of Vaishav Stream Kulgam, Kashmir
    Bilal Ahmad Naikoo, Ranju Gupta & Zuber, S.M.
    Dept. of Life Science, Dr. C.V. Raman University, C.G.,-495001, India
    Govt. Degree College (Boy's) Anantnag Kashmir, Jk -192101, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 501-505
Case Study
  • Irrigated crop production for food security: the role of legumes
    Mukhtar, A.A., Falaki, A.M. & Muhammad, A.A.
    Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture/Institute for Agricultural Research, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
    *Corresponding authors email: yayaaishang@yahoo.com
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 506-509
  • A documentation of successful case studies on farm school
    Krishnamurthy, B., Bhuvana, N. & Gopala, Y.M.
    Department of Agricultural Extension, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangaluru-560065, India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 510-514
  • Integrated farming systems: an approach for livelihood security of small and marginal farmers
    Naushad Khan, Mayank Dubey and U.S.Tiwari
    Department of Agronomy, CSA University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur (UP) India
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 515-520
Short Communication
  • Chitin nanofibrils and its application in healing the skin
    1Saumya Choudhary, 2*Anamika Pandey, 2Mohd Kamran Khan, 3Sheeba Khan, 2Erdogan E. Hakki,4Mahinur S. Akkaya, 1George Thomas
    1Department of Molecular and Cellular Engineering, Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences,Allahabad, India
    2Department of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    3Department of Food Science and Technology, Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad, India
    4Department of Chemistry, Middle East Technical University, Cankaya, Ankara, Turkey
    [Full Article - PDF]Page No. 521-523
  • A report on metacercariae found in two fresh water fishes In Imphal West District of Manipur
    1*Zenith Ng., 2Nimai, W.  & 3Ibomcha, H.
    1Department of Zoology, Kamakhya Pemton College, Hiyangthang
    2Co-ordinator Bio-tech Hub, Kamakhya Pemton College, Hiyangthang
    3Dept of Zoology Oriental College, Imphal
    [Full Article - PDF] Page No. 524-526