Volume 10 Issue 3, September 2016

Molecular Characterization of Carbapenem Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Investigation of Genetic Diversity Between Local and International Clones

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Salman Shaheer Ahmed1,2, Gokcen Dinc2,3, Baldan Rossella4, Emine Alp1, Aysegul Ulu-Kilic1, Willem JG Melchers5, Joost Hopman5 and Andreas Voss5 1 Department of Infectious diseases, Faculty...

Ligninase and Cellulase Activity of Lentinula edodes (Berk.) Pegler Strains in Different Culture Media

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M.A. Carvalho1, L.M.A.S. Costa1, D.M. da Silveira E. Santos1, D.R. Dias2, D.C. Zied3* and E.S. Dias1 1 Department of Biology/UFLA, University of Lavras, Campus,CEP 37200-000,...

Mustard and Chinese Cabbage Plant Growth Promotion by Optimal-Medium-Cultured Acinetobacter calcoaceticus SE370

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Sang-Mo Kang1#, Ramalingam Radhakrishnan2#, Young-Hyun You3, Ko-Eun Lee4, Jin-Ho Kim4, Gil-Jae Joo5, Jong-Guk Kim6 and In-Jung Lee1* 1 School of Applied Biosciences, Kyungpook National University,...

The Application of MALDI-TOF MS for Identification of Bacteria from Consumer Goods Industries

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Lei Zhai1#, Yafang Lin2#, Su Yao1, Chongtao Ge2, Youqiang Xu1, Yuanyuan Ge1, Yanhua Cao1, Xiaoli Tang1, Xin Zhang1, Jeffrey K. Domsic3, Jiquan Liu4 and...

Optimization of Medium for Ascochlorin Production by the Leafhopper Pathogenic Fungus Microcera sp. BCC 17074

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Wai Prathumpai*, Pranee Rachtawee and Masahiko Isaka Bioresources Technology Unit, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, National Science and Technology Development Agency, 113 Thailand...

Evaluation of Cryoprotective Potential of Jerusalem artichoke’ Inulin During Freeze-drying and Storage of Lactobacillus paracasei HII01

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Shuichi Yamamoto1, Thanawat Pattananandecha2, Sasithorn Sirilun2, Bhagavathi Sundaram Sivamaruthi2, Sartjin Peerajan3, and Chaiyavat Chaiyasut2* 1 Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Ube 755-8611, Japan. 2 Health Product...

Biological Control of Sheath Diseases of Rice Caused by Rhizoctonia oryzae and Rhizoctonia solani by Trichoderma spp.

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Pinkham Vongphachanh1, Weerasak Saksirirat1,2,3* and Suwita Seapaisan1,2,3 1 Plant Pathology Section, Department of Plant Science and Agricultural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture, Khon Kaen University, Khon...

Quorum Sensing and Biofilm Inhibition by Lactonase Producing Bacillus amyloliquefaciens SBF1 Strain Isolated from Date Palm Rhizosphere of Saudi Arabia

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Fohad Mabood Husain1,2*, Iqbal Ahmad2, Nasser Abdulatif Al-Shabib1, Riyazuddin1, Mohd Shahnawaz Khan3, Yahya Ahmed Mohammed4 and Abdullah Althubiani5 1 Department of Food Science and Nutrition,...

Antimicrobial Activity of Fingerroot [Boesenbergia rotunda (L.) Mansf. A.] Extract against Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus

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R.N.A. Raja Mazlan1, M.P.M. Zakaria2 and Y. Rukayadi1,2* 1 Laboratory of Natural Products, Institute of Bioscience, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia. 2 Department of Food...

Occurrence and Characterization of Rhizoctonia Spp., Causal Agents of Sheath Diseases Isolated from Rice in Lao PDR.

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Pinkham Vongphachanh1, Weerasak Saksirirat1,2,3* and Suwita Seapaisan1,2,3 1 Plant Pathology Section, Department of Plant Science and Agricultural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture, Khon Kaen University, Khon...

Modified Human Blood Agar as Substitute for Sheep Blood Agar in Laboratories of Developing Countries

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Nattamon Niyomdecha*, Wasupol Phakamas and Atika Nana Department of Medical Technology, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Pathumthani, Thailand. Received on 12 May...

Bioconversion of Glycerol from Biodiesel Production to Ethanol by Enterobacter aerogenes TISTR 1468

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Pornpun Siramon1* and Klanarong Sriroth2 1 King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (Ratchaburi Campus), Ratchaburi, 70150, Thailand. 2 Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Agro-Industry, Kasetsart University,...

Evaluation of Bio-Efficacy and Phytotoxicity of Chlorothalonil 75 % WP Against Fruit Rot of Chilli

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M Abdul Kareem, M. H. Tatagar, Krishna D. Kurubetta, Dileepkumar Masuthi and Waseem. M. A Horticulture Research and Extension Station, Devihosur, Haveri - 581 110,...

Isolation and Cultivation of Green Alga, Pediastrum spp. for Nutritional Value Study

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Prasertsin Tippawan1 and Peerapornpisal Yuwadee2* 1 Program in Biology, Faculty of Science and Technology, Chiang Rai Rajabhat University, 57100 Thailand. 2 Department of Biology, Faculty of...

Physiological Response, Antibacterial Activity and Cinnamaldehyde Production by a Marine Streptomyces chartreusis

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Moustafa Y. El-Naggar1, Khouloud M. Barakat2 and Nawwara S. Aly1* 1 Botany & Microbiology Department, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, 21511 Moharram Bey, Alexandria Egypt. 2...

Relationship between Morphology and Docosahexaenoic Acid Production by Schizochytrium sp. BCC 25505 and 25509 in Batch and Pulsed-Batch Cultivation

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Wai Prathumpai* and Pranee Rachtawee Bioresources Technology Unit, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, National Science and Technology Development Agency, 113 Thailand Science Park,...

Cultural and Biochemical Characterization of Ralstonia solanacearum Causing Bacterial wilt in Tomato

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K.B. Rudrappa1, A.P. Suryawanshi, N.D. Punitkumar., J.K. Ganesh3, Kumar Lambani3 and Roop Singh1 1Department of Plant Pathology, Vasantrao Naik Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth, Parbhani- 431402, India....

Occurrence of Hemolytic Fungi Mounted on Wheat Grains in the main Silo of Sakaka, Saudi Arabia

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S.M.N. Moustafa1,2* and H.M.A. Abdelzaher1 1 Department of Biology, College of Science, Aljouf University, Sakaka, 42421, Saudi Arabia. 2 Department of Botany and Microbiology, Faculty of...

Genetic Diversity of Some Isolates of Soft rot Pectobacterium, from Different Host Plants in Fars Province, Iran, using RAPD Marker

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Negin Akramipour1, Mohammad Abdollahi1*, S. Mohsen Taghavi2 and Rasoul Rezaei1 1Department of Plant Protection, College of Agriculture, Yasouj University, Yasouj, Iran. 2Department of Plant Protection,...

Isolation and Identification of Bacterial Flora from Catfish (Clarias gariepinus) with Antimicrobial Susceptibility and Herbal Sensitivity

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Soheir S. Abd El-salam1, F.M. Ghaly1, Dina M. Baraka1, Shahira H. Mahmoud3 and Abeer A. El-makhzangy3 1 Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Benha University,...

Productivity, Lipid Content and Fatty Acid Composition of Some Selected Cyanobacterial Strains under Different Growth Conditions

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Fekry M. Ghazal1, Ola I. Hammouda2, Mohamed S. AbdeL Hameed2, Sherif H. Hassan2* and Seham M. Hamed1 1 Soils, Water and Environ. Inst., Agric. Res....

Effect of Althaea officinalis Extract on Growth and Biofilm Formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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Sargol Aminnezhad1, Rouha Kasra Kermanshahi1* and Reza Ranjbar2 1 Department of Biology, School of Science, Alzahra University, Tehran, Iran. 2 Molecular Biology Research Center, Baqiyatallah University...

In vitro Fermentation and Bifidogenic Potential of Galacturonic Acid

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Elkeurti Khadidja Nadia and Sahmoune Mohamed Nasser Soft Technology Laboratory, Physical and Chemical Upgrading of Biological Materials and Biodiversity. University M�Hamed Bougara, Boumerdes, Quoted Frantz...

Prevalence of Cep Gene of Brucella Isolated from Clinical Specimens in Hospitals from Kermanshah of Iran

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Rahim Sorouri1, Shoaib Khodamoradi1, Azad Khaledi2 and Davoud Esmaeili1* 1 Applied Microbiology Research Center, and Microbiology Department, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. 2 Antimicrobial...

Antifungal Activity of Rosemary Oil Extract against Aspergillus flavus, Candida albicans, Epidermophyton floccosum,Trichophyton Verrucosum Fungi and Its Effect on the AFL.1 Gene Expression in the Aspergillus flavus by RT.PCR

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Mohammadi Mojtaba1, Hashemi Seyed Jamal2*, Rezaie Sasan3 and Bayat Mansour4 1 Ph.D. of Mycology, Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary, Science and Reasearch Branch, Islamic...

Bifidobacteria bifidum and Bifidobacteria infantis Effects on Salmonella enteritidis

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Nahid Rahimifard1* and Mina Naseri2 1 Department of Microbiology, Food and Drug Control Laboratories(FDCL), Food and Drug Laboratories Research Center(FDLRC); Ministry of Health(MOH), Iran. 2 Department...

SAP(1-3) Gene Expression in High Proteinase Producer Candida Species Strains Isolated from Iranian Patients with Different Candidosis

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Soroosh Dabiri1, Masoomeh Shams-Ghahfarokhi1 and Mehdi Razzaghi-Abyaneh2 1 Department of Medical Mycology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran 14115-331, Iran. 2 Department of Mycology,...

Inactivation of Microorganisms with Neon Plasma Jet at Atmospheric Pressure

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Murat Tanisli1, Sercan Mertadam1, Nilgun Poyraz2, Neslihan Sahin1 and Suleyman Demir1 1 Anadolu University, Science Faculty, Department of Physics, 26470 Eskisehir, Turkey. 2 Anadolu University, Science...

Examination of Antagonistic Bacteria in Reducing Tomato Seedling-off Caused by Fusarium

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  Dwi Suryanto, Mirza Anggriawin and Erman Munir Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Sumatera Utara, Jln. Bioteknologi No. 1, Medan,...

Growth Improvement of Rain Tree (Albizia saman Jacq. Merr) Seedlings under Elevated Concentration of Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

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F. Fathurrahman1,4*, M.S. Nizam2,3, W.A. Wan Juliana2, Febri Doni1 and C.M.Z. Che Radziah1 1 School of Biosciences and Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universiti...

Distribution of Gentamicin Resistant Genes of Nosocomial Enterococcus spp from Intensive Care Unit of Shahid Beheshty Hospital in Kashan, Iran

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Mona Esmailzadeh1, Mahmood Saffari1, Rezvan Moniri1, Hamid Reza Gilasi2 and Marzieh Jabbary1 1 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Kashan University of Medical...

Determination of HCV Genotypes by Direct Sequencing Method in Kermanshah Province, Western Iran

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Reza Hatami-Moghadam1*, Reza Alibakhshi2 and Babak Sayad3 1 Central Medical Laboratory of Kermanshah, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran. 2 Department of Biochemistry, School of...

The Use of Nano-Silver Particles to Increase Yield of Broad Bean

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Roya Rashidi1*, Samira Abasi2, Mohsen Kermanchi3, Mania Bastani1 and Ali Faraji3 1 Department of Chemical Engineering, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran. 2...

Cloning, Expression and Purification of HpaA Recombinant Protein of Helicobacter pylori as a Vaccine Candidate

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Azad Khaledi1, Abbas Bahador2, Davoud Esmaeili 3, Mohammad Derakhshan1, Mehdi Mahdavi4, Jafar Amani5, Yousef Amini1, Adel Najafi1 and Kiarash Ghazvini1* 1 Antimicrobial Resistance Research Center,...

Yeast from Pyrus ussuriensis Maxim Fruit Peel

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Bei Zhanlin1*, Zhang Xin1, Han Peijie2, Zhang Andong1 and Zhang Hao1 1 College of Biological Science and Engineering Beifang university of Nationalities, Y inchuan,Ningxia 750021,China. 2...

The Biological Effects of Some Marine Extracts Against Aedes aegypti (L.) Mosquito Vector of the Dengue Fever in Jeddah Governorate, Saudi Arabia

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Jazem A. Mahyoub1*, UsamaW. Hawas2, Khalid M. Al-Ghamdi 1, Mohammad M. E. Aljameeli1, Fekri M. Shaher2, Muneer A. Bamakhrama2 and N.A. Alkenani1 1 Department of...

Heavy Metals in Suspended Particulate Matter Collected from Jeddah Transect Region, Saudi Arabia

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Adnan J. Salama1, Hassan A. Jastania2 and Karl-Heinz Runte3 1 Department of Marine Biology, Faculty of Marine Science King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah Saudi Arabia. 2 Christian-Albrecht...

Molecular Characterization of Thermostable xylanase Producing Thermoactinomyces vulgaris HSB4

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Samy Selim1,2 1 Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Aljouf University, Sakaka, P.O. 2014, Saudi Arabia. 2 Microbiology and Botany Department, Faculty...

Carotid Artery Intima�Media Thickness and Resistance and Pulsatility Indices of Uterine and Renal Arteries in Pre-eclampsia: A Quantitative Analysis by Color Doppler Ultrasonography

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Alireza Ehsanbakhsh, Nasrin Khorashadizadeh and Mohamad Bohairaee Department of Radiology, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Iran. Received on 19 May 2016 and accepted on 03 July...

Effect of Bacopa monnieri Extract on Storage and Microbial Quality of Vacuum Packaged Chicken Nuggets

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Tanuj Tanwar, Arvind Kumar, Fahim Raja*, Saniya B.Kamal and Sourab Dua Division of Livestock Products Technology, SKUAST-J, Jammu, India. Received on 20 March 2016 and accepted...

Tillage, Irrigation Levels and Rice Straw Mulches Effects on Wheat Productivity, Soil Aggregates and Soil Organic Carbon Dynamics After Rice in Sandy Loam Soils of Subtropical Climatic Conditions

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R.K. Naresh1, Raj K. Gupta2, M.L. Jat3, S.P. Singh4, Ashish Dwivedi1*, S.S. Dhaliwal5, Vineet Kumar4, Lalit Kumar6, Onkar Singh4, Vikrant Singh1, Ashok Kumar4 and...

Characterization and Plant Growth Promoting Aspects of a Novel Phosphate Solubilizing Brown Sarson Endophyte Pseudomonas fluorescens Strain smppsap5 Isolated from Northern Himalayas of India

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Shahid Ahmad Padder, G.H. Dar, F.A. Mohiddin and M.D. Shah Division of Plant Pathology, SKUAST Srinagar J&K 190025, India. Received on 09 May 2016 and accepted...

Implications of Genetic Heterogeneity Among Cultivated Genotypes for Global Food Security in Climate Change Era

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Prafull Kumar1*, S.K. Dhillon2, Abhinav Sao1, A.K. Thakur1, Poonam Kumari1, R.R. Kanwar1 and R.K. Patel1 1 S. G. College of Agriculture and Research Station, Jagdalpur,...

Eubacterial Diversity and Oxalate Metabolizing Bacterial Species (OMBS) Reflect Oxalate Metabolism Potential in Odontotermes Gut

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Mangesh V. Suryavanshi1, Shrikant S. Bhute2, Nidhi Bharti3, Kiran Pawar4 and Yogesh S. Shouche1 1 Microbial Culture Collection, National Centre for Cell Science, Pashan, Pune...

Molecular and Biochemical Profiling of Pentachlorophenol Utilizing Bacteria from Pulp and Paper Mill Effluent Irrigated Soil in Northern India

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Dharmendra Kumar, Rajeev Kaushik and Surender Singh Division of Microbiology, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi - 110012, India. Received on 06 September 2015 and accepted...

Capripoxviruses as Vaccine Vectors: A Review

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S.K. Minhas1, A.B. Pandey1, M.A. Ramakrishnan1, N.M. Kamble2 and D. Chaudhary1 1 Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Mukteswar, Nainital - 263 138, India. 2 Indian Veterinary Research...

Brucella Phage Lysate Bacterin Induces Elevated TLRs and Cytokines Response in Murine Model

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Ankita Jain1, Mayank Rawat3, Soumendu Chakaravarti2, Abhishek1, Vinod Chaturvedi2, Losa Chesti1, Ankush K. Niranjan1, Rajat Varshney1 and Bablu Kumar2* 1 Division of Bacteriololy and Mycology,...

Role of Defense Enzymes in Biocontrol of Spot Blotch and Leaf Rust of Wheat (Triticum sp. L.) by Chaetomium globosum

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Rashmi Aggarwal*, Sapna Sharma, Sangeeta Gupta, Kanchan B. M Singh and V. Shanmugam Division of Plant Pathology, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi -110 012,...

Optimization Study of Esterase Production by Monocrotophos Degrading Bacterium Bacillus subtilis KPA-1

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Komal P. Acharya*, Prateek Shilpkar and Mayur C. Shah Department of Microbiology and Biogas Research and Extension Centre, Gujarat Vidyapeeth, At & Post- Sadara, District-...

Biological and Molecular Characterization of Cucumber Mosaic Virus Isolate Causing Severe Mosaic in Gherkin (Cucumis anguria L.) in India

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V.V. Kavyashri, Anil Pappachan, A.S. Padmaja, N. Nagaraju and K.T. Rangaswamy Department of Plant Pathology, UAS, GKVK, Bangalore - 560 065, India. Received on 10 January...

Investigations on Antifungal Activity of Bacillus spp. against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. gerberae (FOG) Causing Wilt of Gerbera Under Protected Cultivation

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P. Suneeta*, K. Eraivan Arutkani Aiyanathan and S. Nakkeeran Department of Plant Pathology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore-641003, Tamil Nadu, India. Received on 17 July 2016...

Microbial Menaces and their Biodiversity Present in Crops Irrigated with Polluted Yamuna Water in Peri-urban Agriculture area of Delhi and National Capital regions, India

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Sumit Pal1,2, Neelam Patel1, Anushree Malik2 and D.K. Singh3 1 Water Technology Centre, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi - 110 012, India. 2 CRDT, Indian...

Isolation and Characterization of OMPs and OMVs of Brucella abortus S19 and Brucella abortus S19 per

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Khushal Singh Solanki1*, Dheeraj Pal1, Gurpreet Kaur2, Pawan Kumar3, Monalisa Sahoo3 and Pallab Chaudhuri2 1 Division of Animal Biotechnology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly,...

Production of Phytohormones by Endophytic Bacteria Isolated from Aerobic Rice

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Amanda Shylla1*, M.K. Shivaprakash1, H.E. Shashidhar2, P. Vishwakarma3 and M. Sudradhar2 1 University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bengaluru - 560 065, Department of Agricultural Microbiology,...

Microbiological, Physiochemical, Proximate and Sensory Attributes of Rabbit Meat Substituted Chevon Patties

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P. Singh, Arvind Kumar, S. Dua, T. Tanwar, S.B. Kamal and F. Raja Division of Livestock Products Technology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandary,...

Curbing the Menace of Contamination in Plant Tissue Culture

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S. Leelavathy and P. Deepa Sankar* School of Bio Sciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore - 632 014, India. Received on 10 April 2016 and accepted...

Pyrazinamide Drug Resistance Patterns in Multi Drug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates from India

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K. Reena1, 2, P. Kumar2 and V. Shanthi1* 1 Department of BioTechnology, School of Bio Sciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. 2 National...

Evaluation of Phosphate Solubilization, Hydrolytic Enzyme and Metabolite Production Ability of Trichoderma spp. Isolated from the Rhizospheric Soil of U.P.

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Sonika Pandey, Mukesh Srivastava, Anuradha Singh, Mohammad Shahid, Shubha Trivedi, Yatindra Kumar Srivastava, Ved Ratan and D.K. Srivastava* Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture &...

Impact of Addition of Biochar Along with Pgpr on Rice Yield, Availability of Nutrients and their Uptake in Alluvial Soil

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Awtar Singh1*, A.P. Singh1, S.K. Singh1, Sumit Rai1 and Dileep Kumar2 1 Department of Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry, Institute of Agricultural Sciences Banaras Hindu...

A Prospective Study of Prevalence of Occult HBV Infection and Assessment of Risk Factors for HBV Transmission in Persons with Occult HBV Infection

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Sudha Kumari Singh1*, Sanjib Kumar Kar2, Sachidananda Das1 and Runu Chakravarty3 1 Department of Zoology, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar - 751 004, India. 2 Department...

Characterization and Immobilization of Bacterial Consortium for its Application in Degradation of Dairy Effluent

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Abhinav K. Srivastava1, S.V.S. Rana2, Tithi Mehrotra1 and Rachana Singh1* 1 Water Quality Monitoring and Bioremediation Lab, Amity Institute of Biotechnology,Amity University Uttar Pradesh -...

Field Screening of Some Long Duration Pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.] Genotypes Against the Infestation of Pod bug, Clavigralla gibbosa (Spinola) and Gram Pod Borer, Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner)

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Sabuj Ganguly*, C.P. Srivastava, Ram Keval and Sitanshu Department of Entomology & Agricultural Zoology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi - 221005, India. Received...

Identification and Characterization of a Gene Encoding 18.5kDa Protein from Mycobacterium avium Sub species paratuberculosis

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Dheeraj Pal* and P.P. Goswami *Gene Expression Laboratory, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh - 243122, India. Received on 21 August 2015 and accepted...

Enhanced Xylanase Production from Thermomyces lanuginosus NCIM 1374/ DSM 28966 using Statistical Analysis

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Smriti Shrivastava1, Vishal Kumar2, Mehak Baweja2 and Pratyoosh Shukla2* 1 Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Sector 125, NOIDA, Uttar Pradesh, 201303, India. 2...

In vitro Effect of Ethanolic Extract of Curcuma longa Rhizome on Growth and Sterol Synthesis in Different Candida Isolates

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Vaseem Raja1*, Sheikh Shreaz2, Jawad M. Behbehani2 and Weqar Ahmad Siddiqui1 1 Department of Applied Sciences & Humanities, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi - 110...

Microbiological and Storage Quality Attributes Analysis of Papaver somniferum (Poppy) Fortified Fish Nuggets

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Saniya B. Kamal, Arvind Kumar*, Tanuj Tanwar and Sourab Dua Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Division of Livestock Products Technology, SKUAST-J, Jammu -...

Phenotypic and Genotypic Characterization of Probiotic Bacteria Isolated from Gir Cow Milk for their Fortification in Soya Food

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Ankur C. Thummar and Vimal M. Ramani* Dairy Microbiology Department, College of Dairy Science, Kamdhenu University, Amreli - 365 601, Gujarat, India. Received on 24 May...

Screening of Basmati Rice Germplasms against Rice Root-knot Nematode, Meloidogyne graminicola

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Rohit Rana1*, Kamal Khilari2, Gaje Singh1, Mukesh2, Sachin Jain3, Anuj Bansal3 and Ashish Dwivedi4 1 Department of Entomology, of Plant Pathology, 2 Department of Agronomy Sardar...

Biochemical Characterization of Trichoderma species Isolated from Rhizospheric Soil of U.P.

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Sonika Pandey, Mukesh Srivastava, Mohammad Shahid, Shubha Trivedi, Anuradha Singh, Y.K. Srivastava, Ved Ratan and D.K. Srivastava* Biocontrol Lab, Department of Plant Pathology, Chandra Shekhar...

Sero-Prevalence of Sheep Brucellosis in Jammu

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H.K. Sharma1*, S.K. Kotwal1, D.K. Singh2, M.A. Malik1, Arvind Kumar3, R. Katoch4 and M. Singh1 1 Division of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of...

mRNA Expression of Chemokine Genes in Bovine Tuberculosis Infected Crossbred Cattle

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Anuj Chauhan*, Sandeep Maurya, Sanjeev Kumar Shukla, Pushpendra Kumar, Arvind Sonwane, Rajveer Maurya, Subodh Kumar, Amit Baranwal, Sushil Kumar, Gopi, Bharat Bhushan and Deepak...

Amplified Ribosomal DNA Restriction Analysis for the Preliminary Characterization of Native Diazotrophs Azotobacter, Acetobacter and Azospirillum

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Ronak Prajapati1*, R.V. Vyas1, H.K. Patel2 and H.N. Shelat1 1 Department of Agricultural Microbiology and Biofertilizers project, Anand Agricultural University, Anand - 388 110, Gujarat,...

Effect of Phosphorus Loaded Organically Modified Nanoclay-polymer Composite on Release and Fixation of Phosphorus and its Uptake by Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

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Yukti Verma1*, S.C. Datta2, Indrajeet Kumar Mandal1 and Deepranjan Sarkar1 1 Department of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, BHU, Varanasi-221005, India. 2 Division of Soil Science...

Induction of Resistance against Fusarium Wilt of Banana by Application of Live RKN, Live and Dead Pathogenic Strain of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. Cubense

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G. Chand1*, A. Kumar1, S. Kumar1, R.N. Gupta1, U.S. Jaiswal2, A.K. Maru3 and D. Kumar4 1 Department of Plant Pathology, Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour-813210, Bhagalpur,...

Investigation on Production, Purification and Characterization of Protease and Xylanase from Trichoderma koningii

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L. Prince PG and Research Department of Microbiology, Marudupandiyar College�of Arts and Science, Thanjavur - 613 403, Tamil Nadu, India. Received on 10 June 2016 and...

Evaluation of Cotton Germplasm for Source of Resistance Against Cotton Leaf Curl Disease

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N.K. Yadav, K.S. Nirania and Anupam Maharshi* CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Cotton Research Station, Sirsa -125055, India. Received on 13 January 2016 and accepted on 19...

Probing Gut Microflora Community of the Bihar Hairy Caterpillar, Spilosoma obliqua Walker: By Next Generation Sequencing

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B. Kiran Gandhi*, R.H. Patil and Y. Srujana Department of Entomology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad - 580 005, India. Received on 07 February 2016 and...

Identification and Characterization of a Gene Encoding 16kDa Protein from Mycobacterium avium Subspecies paratuberculosis

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Dheeraj Pal* and P.P. Goswami *Gene Expression Laboratory, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh - 243122, India. Received on 10 August 2015 and accepted...

Effect of Various Nitrogen Carriers and Irrigation Regimes on Translocation of Nitrogen forms in Maize (Zea mays L.) with Two Different Growth Periods: A Column Study

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B.J. Mori, N.J. Jadav, S.V. Rathod* and R.A. Patel Department of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, B.A. College of Agriculture, AAU, Anand - 388110, India. Received...

Development and Qualitative Evaluation of Carrot, Sugar Beet and Mint based RTS Stored at Refrigerator Condition

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Ankit Sharma1*, Vivek Kumar1, R.K. Dohrey2, Tarun Kumar1, Shalini1, Ravi Kumar1 Ankit Singh1 and Yogendra Singh1 1 Department of Agricultural Engineering and Food Technology, Sardar...

Current Bacteriological Profile of Aerobic Vaginitis in a Tertiary Care Setup

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Hariom Sharan Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Sri Aurobindo Medical College and Post Graduate Institute, Indore - 453 555, India. Received on 11 March 2016 and...

Antibacterial, Anticoagulant and Anti-inflammatory Activities of Bioactive Compounds Produced by a Marine Bacillus cereus

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Sahar Wefky Mostafa Hassan* Marine Microbiology Dep., National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Alexandria, Egypt. Received on 28 May 2016 and accepted on 05 August 2016   ABSTRACT The...

Transcriptional Profiling Analysis Likely to Indicate that c-di-GMP is Involved in Iron Uptake in P. aeruginosa PAO1

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Jiayi Guo1, Jiulong Li2, Gengxiao Man2, Yao Yao3, Yin Wang4, Zhi Lin5 and Weidong Huang2,6* 1 Research Center of Medical Science and Technology, Ningxia Medical...

Growth Promotion of Transplanted Rice Plant by Fungal and Bacterial Bioagents Effective against Brown Leaf Spot Caused by Drechslera oryzae

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Harish Kumar1, Shafaat Ahmad1, Sunil Zacharia1,Dinesh Kumar1 and Aarif Khan2* 1 Department of Plant Pathology, Allahabad School of Agriculture, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture Technology...

Evaluation of Bio-Efficacy and Phytotoxicity of Pyraclostrobin 20% WG against Anthracnose Disease Chilli

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M. Abdul Kareem, M.H. Tatagar, Krishna D. Kurubetta, Raghavendra Mesta, Dileepkumar Masuthi and M.A. Waseem Horticulture Research and Extension Station, Devihosur, Haveri - 581 110,...

Isolation and Characterization of Salt Tolerant Phosphate Solubilizing Serratia marcescens Isolated from Coastal Area

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Khushbu Patel1, Swati Patel2, Vipul Parekh3 and Sanjay Jha2* 1 Department of Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Navsari Agricultural University, Navsari - 396 450, Gujarat,...

Heterosis Studies in Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) for Pod Yield and its Components Traits

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D.B. Nakarani1, P.B. Dave2, Amit Dadheech3, A.Y. Makani4 and P.C. Patel5 1 Agricultural Research Station, A.A.U., Sansoli - 387 130, India. 2 Regional Research Station, A....

Symptomatology, Electron Microscopy and RT- PCR in Detection of Dolichos Mosaic Virus Infecting Field Bean (Lablab purpureus L.)

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H.M. Renuka, H.K. Ramappa and B.S. Pavithra Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture UAS, GKVK, Bengaluru - 560 065, India. Received on 14 May 2016...

Efficacy of Bio-Control Agents for the Management of (Pyricularia grisea) Blast Disease of Finger Millet Under Field Condition of Bastar, Chhattisgarh

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R.S. Netam*, R.K.S. Tiwari1 , A.N. Bahadur2, Prafull Kumar and S.C. Yadav SG, College of agriculture and Research station (IGKV), Jagdalpur -494 001, Chhattisgarh. 1 T.C.B....

The Assessment of Rice Husk Biochar, Carpet Waste, FYM and PGPR on Growth and Yield of Mungbean (Vigna radiata L.)

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Shiv Singh Meena, Janardan Yadav, D.K. Singhal, L.K. Jat and Raj Kumar Meena* Department of Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras...

Management of Black Scurf of Potato Caused by Rhizoctonia solani with Organic Amendments and their Effect on Different Parameter of Potato Crop

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Siddarth N. Rahul, Kamal Khilari, Sachin K. Jain, R. K. Dohrey2 and Ashish Dwivedi1 Department of Plant Pathology, 1 Department of Agronomy Sardar; Vallabhbhai Patel Uni....

Exploration of Chitinolytic B. thuringiensis Associated with Rhizosphere Soil Samples of Pulse Crops for Management of Seed and Soil Borne Pathogens

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A. Ramalakshmi Department of Agricultural Microbiology, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore - 641 003, India. Received on 08 February 2016 and accepted on 10 March 2016   ABSTRACT The...

Effect of Different Levels of Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium on N, P and K Content and Uptake of Isabgol (Plantago ovata Forsk.) under Middle Gujarat Conditions

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D.M. Patel*, H.K. Patel, C.K. Desai, S.A. Chauhan and R.B. Prajapati B. A. College of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University, Anand-388 110 (Gujarat), India. Received on 21...

Gold Nanoparticles Based Strategy for Detection of Microbial Gene Targets

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Dheeraj Pal1*, Nongthombam Boby1, Gurpreet Kaur2, Syed Atif Ali2, Satish Kumar1 and Pallab Chaudhuri2 1 Division of Animal Biotechnology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar -...

Seed Biopriming and Trichoderma enriched FYM based Soil Application in Management of Chickpea (Cicerarietinum L.) wilt complex

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Pratik Jaisani, H.N. Prajapati, D.L. Yadav and R. N. Pandey Centre for Transfer of Mass Production Technology of Bioagent: Trichoderma spp. Department of Plant Pathology,...

Expression, Purification and Characterization of the Mixed Total -OMP- CagA from Brucella abortus and Helicobacter pylori as Vaccine Candidate

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Amir Hossein Abadi1, Azad Khaledi2, Abbas Bahador3, Mehdi Mahdavi4 and Davoud Esmaeili1* 1 Applied Microbiology Research center, and Microbiology Department, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences,...