Incidence of Nystatin Resistant Candida Isolated from the Urine of Healthy Female Students

Incidence of Nystatin Resistant Candida Isolated from the Urine of Healthy Female Students in Presco Campus, Abakaliki                                                             Chapter One Introduction Candida species are opportunistic yeast affecting the genitourinary tracts. It belongs to the subclass Ascomycota and measures two to four mm in diameter (Prescott et al., 2008). The genus Candida encompasses more than 160 […]

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evaluation of the effects of anthropoenic activities and domestic waste on surface water quality

evaluation of the effects of anthropoenic activities and domestic waste on surface water quality. (a case study of ekulu river, enugu). literature review Eutrophication Eutrophication is the ecosystem response to the addition of artificial or natural substances such as nitrates and phosphate, through fertilizers or sewage, to an aquatic system. One example is the “bloom” […]

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antibiotics susceptibility patterns of salmonella species isolated from housefly collected around poultry farm

antibiotics susceptibility patterns of salmonella species isolated from housefly collected around poultry farm in abakaliki metropolis  introduction The housefly (Musca, domestical) is well known as cosmopolitan pest. It has a worldwide distribution and is found throughout the world in close association with human activities. It receive the common name of housefly by virtue of being the […]

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Prevalence of Intestinal Helminth Infections Among School Children

Prevalence of Intestinal Helminth Infections Among School Children In Amasiri Community Of Afikpo North L.G.A. Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Introduction Intestinal helminthes are living organisms that are worm-like in shape which receive nutrient and protection from their host thereby disrupting the internal activities of the host thereby causing diseases and weaknesses (Maizels and Yazdanbakhsh, 2003). They […]

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Comparative Biochemical Effect of Uvarae Chamae and Securidaca Longepeducunlata Leaf Extract in Alloxon Induced Diabetic in Albino Rats

Comparative Biochemical Effect of Uvarae Chamae and Securidaca Longepeducunlata Leaf Extract in Alloxon Induced Diabetic in Albino Rats Introduction Uvarae chamae and secundaca longepedunculata (violet tree) are medium sized tree that grow between 6-12 metre high, they have a pale grey, smooth bark leaves that grow in clusters, their branches are small and have very […]

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Study of Gastrointestinal Parasite of Goat

 Study of Gastrointestinal Parasite of Goat Slutered in Abakaliki Introduction Background of the Study The domestic goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) belongs to the genus Capra and the family Bovidae which were among the first domesticated animals adapted from the wild version Capra aegargrus (Kris-Hirst, 2008). Domestic goat is an important livestock species in developing countries […]

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Determination of Some Fresh Water Snail as Bio-indicator for Zinc And Copper as a Heavy Metals

Determination of Some Fresh Water Snail as Bio-indicator for Zinc And Copper as a Heavy Metals by Ascertaining Concentration of these Metals in the Field Water Sample and in Whole Snail In Ikwo Lga Introduction Freshwater snails are one kind of fresh water mullusc. They are specifically gastropod that lives in a watery non marine […]

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Study of Gastrointestinal Parasite of Goat

Study of Gastrointestinal Parasite of Goat Slutered in Abakaliki Introduction Background Of The Study The domestic goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) belongs to the genus Capra and the family Bovidae which were among the first domesticated animals adapted from the wild version Capra aegargrus (Kris-Hirst, 2008).Domestic goat is an important livestock species in developing countries because […]

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Phytochemical and Proximate Analysis of the Roots and Leaves Of Piper Guineense Schum

 Phytochemical and Proximate Analysis of the Roots and Leaves Of Piper Guineense Schum Introduction Guineense Schum:Plant are living organism such as trees, herbs, backs, grasses, vine, ferns, mosses and green algae, (Gifford and Adriance 1988, Taylor and Taylor 1993, Raven et at., 2005).The roles of plants in maintaining human health is well documented (Moerman 1996). […]

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Effect of Palm Oil Mill Effluent on Seed Germination Percentage, Total Chlorophyll Content, Phenol and Caroteniod Content of Phaseolus Vulgaris (White Beans)

Effect of Palm Oil Mill Effluent on Seed Germination Percentage, Total Chlorophyll Content, Phenol and Caroteniod Content of Phaseolus Vulgaris (White Beans) Introduction Palm Oil:Land is one of the precious natural resources on which relies the sustainability of agriculture but unfortunately they have been subjected to pollution by different industrial effluent. Pollutants from industrial effluent […]

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