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  1. Diabetes mellitus (DM), also known as diabetes, involves a group of metabolic disorders in which blood sugar levels are high over a prolonged period. The present study was designed to evaluate the effect of 21...

    Authors: Samuel Ogheneovo Asagba, Helen Ejiro Kadiri and Theresa Ezedom

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:42

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  2. Macrotyloma geocarpum Harms is a neglected and underutilized crop in Benin subject to several constraints including storage insect attacks, which contribute to the decrease in its production. An ethnobotanical su...

    Authors: Yêyinou Laura Estelle Loko, Jerôme Akohonwe, Joelle Toffa, Azize Orobiyi, Prisca Assogba, Alexandre Dansi and Manuele Tamò

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:41

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  3. Cyclosporine A (CsA) is an immunosuppression agent used frequently in fields of organs transplantation and autoimmune diseases. However, CsA-induced kidney injury is a major clinical problem associated with Cs...

    Authors: Bushra Y. H. Al-Khatib, Nada M. H. Al-Hamdani and Hussein S. A. Gumaih

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:40

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  4. Mosquitoes are known to be notorious for their ability to constitute a nuisance as well as transmit disease-causing organisms (pathogens) to hosts. This study was aimed to determine the species distribution, a...

    Authors: Olajide Joseph Afolabi, Joseph Onaolapo Akinneye and Aminat M. A. Igiekhume

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:39

    Content type: Research

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  5. The study was aimed at comparing the bioaccumulation of BTEX and organochlorine pesticides (OCP) in the intestine of host fish—Synodontis clarias relative to water and in its parasite—Wenyonia acuminata relative ...

    Authors: B. Akinsanya, P. O. Isibor, M. P. Kuton, E. O. Dada and J. K. Saliu

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:38

    Content type: Research

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  6. The lepidopterans, Spodoptera litura and Pericallia ricini, are polyphagous pests of agricultural importance. The unscrupulous and non-judicious use of chemical pesticides for controlling the insect pests has res...

    Authors: Sandeep Kumar Gaur and Krishna Kumar

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:37

    Content type: Research

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  7. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are among the most widely used drug classes worldwide. Although, these drugs have a potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects associated with nephrotoxicity....

    Authors: Amel Ibrahim Othman, Amany Abdel-Ghaffar and Atef Mohamed Mahmoud

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:36

    Content type: Research

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  8. Within the rabbit population in South West of Nigeria, four exotic breeds of rabbits consisting of Fauve de Bourgogne, Chinchilla, British Spot, and New Zealand White were evaluated for their reproductive resp...

    Authors: Olatunji Abubakar Jimoh and Emmanuel Olubisi Ewuola

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:35

    Content type: Research

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  9. Cadmium, as industrial pollutants considered as one of the most toxic environmental and most harmful heavy metals, was able to induce severe injury in several tissues.

    Authors: Sherin Ramadan Hamad

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:33

    Content type: Research

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  10. Mozambique tilapia (Tilapia mossambica) are commonly used in the assessment of aquatic environment quality and also considered as useful bio-indicators during environmental pollution monitoring. Copper-oxide and ...

    Authors: Saif Al Ghais, Vibha Bhardwaj, Pramod Kumbhar and Omar Al Shehhi

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:32

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:49

  11. Pardosa is the genus of wolf spiders erected by C. L. Koch, 1847, currently represented by 549 species worldwide and 40 species from India.

    Authors: Nagnath Nandu Phartale, Tukaram Angadrao Kadam, Hemlata J. Bhosale, Mahesh A. Karale and Gyananath Garimella

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:31

    Content type: Research

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  12. This study was conducted in order to elucidate the effects of cyanide (CN) as sodium cyanide on oxidative parameters in the tissues of birds (Gallus domesticus L.) exposed to CN directly by gavage and indirectl...

    Authors: Helen Ejiro Kadiri and Samuel Ogheneovo Asagba

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:30

    Content type: Research

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  13. Termites inhabiting tree crops are pests which if neglected could result to agricultural loss. In a study to investigate the arboreal termites of planted trees in Rivers State University, 1050 trees were sampl...

    Authors: Adaobi Patricia Ugbomeh, Okorite Membere, Ada Efuka and Dorcas Data S. Bawo

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:29

    Content type: Research

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  14. Aqua feed demand is rising with the growth of intensive aquaculture. Fishmeal is the major conventional protein source of fish feed but its production cannot be increased due to resource limitation. Thus, suit...

    Authors: Subhasish Ghosh and Dipak Kumar Mandal

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:28

    Content type: Research

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  15. Termites (Order Isoptera) are eusocial insects that are of great benefit and economic importance to humans. Despite its benefits and economic attributes to humans, it accounts for serious damage on buildings i...

    Authors: Adaobi Patricia Ugbomeh and Abiye ThankGod Diboyesuku

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:27

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  16. Recently, a great interest in the usage of new derived drugs extracted from plant has been increased to treat and/or prevent several diseases including cancer. Therefore, the present study was conducted to use Ni...

    Authors: Wagdy K. B. Khalil, Ekram S. Ahmed, Salwa M. Kassem, Thanaa M. T. Shoman, Mahrousa M. Hassanane and Mariam G. Eshak

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:26

    Content type: Research

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  17. Segment eight (08) of equine influenza virus strain (H3N8) encodes for two non-structural proteins: NS1 (non-structural protein number 1) and NS2, also called NEP (nuclear export protein), via alternative spli...

    Authors: Mohamed Boukharta, Yassine Kasmi, Fathiah Zakham, Hamid El Amri and My Mustapha Ennaji

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:25

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  18. The present study was designed to determine the median lethal concentration (96-h LC50) of triclosan (TCS) and to investigate the effect of a sublethal concentrations of TCS on the activities of glutamic oxalo...

    Authors: Devan Hemalatha, Basuvannan Rangasamy, Bojan Nataraj and Mathan Ramesh

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:23

    Content type: Research

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  19. A cross-sectional study was conducted to determine the prevalence of urinary schistosomiasis among primary school pupils in Wamakko Local Government, Sokoto State, Nigeria. Four hundred terminal urine samples ...

    Authors: Imrana Arzika Muhammad, Kabiru Abdullahi, Aminu Yabo Bala and Sa’adatu Aliyu Shinkafi

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:22

    Content type: Research

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  20. Sericulture depends on rearing of silkworm on mulberry leaves. For this reason, Silk production has direct relationship with larval growth. One of the alternative ways of improvement of larval growth and cocoo...

    Authors: Thangapandiyan S and R. Dharanipriya

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:21

    Content type: Research

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  21. This study highlights the potential toxic effects of aluminum chloride and sodium fluoride (NaF), given to pregnant female rats, on the development of the brain neurotransmission systems in their offspring. Pr...

    Authors: Amal A. Kinawy

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:17

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  22. Insect wings are an excessively diverse structures, which have fascinated scientist for centuries. Coleoptera is the largest order in the insect group and the most successful animal on earth (Nature Communicat...

    Authors: Nasra M.H. Zohry and Ahmed Mohamed El-Sayed

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:16

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  23. The role of water in the maintenance of an aquatic ecosystem is indispensable. In this study, aquatic insect biodiversity and the physico-chemical parameters of Aahoo stream, in southwestern Nigeria, were inve...

    Authors: Babasola Williams Adu and Emmanuel Ayobami Oyeniyi

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:15

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  24. Radiotherapy (RT) is the chief nonsurgical method to control malignant tumors. RT has advanced in both methodological and biological aspects over the past few decades. Though RT is a momentous adjuvant non-inv...

    Authors: Gomathi Mohan, Ayisha Hamna T P, Jijo A J, Saradha Devi K M, Arul Narayanasamy and Balachandar Vellingiri

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:14

    Content type: Review

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  25. The epidermal mucus of fish contains various bioactive compounds, which play a crucial role in the animal defense mechanisms. However, the mucus from giant mudskipper is not well characterized for its biochemi...

    Authors: Gopalan Mahadevan, Kannan Mohan, Jothiprakasam Vinoth and Velayudham Ravi

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:13

    Content type: Research

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  26. In recent decades, parasitism has remained one of the major problems of dairy industry in Pakistan. In this context, the most common tick species prevailing is Hyalomma, Boophilus, Haemaphysalis, and Rhipicephalu...

    Authors: Zawar Ahmad, Zahid Anwar, Mian Adnan, Nida Imtiaz, Haroon Ur Rashid and Faryal Gohar

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:12

    Content type: Research

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  27. Chitosan is a promising natural source for controlling obesity. Obese people tend to use supplementary nutrients to compensate for their deficiencies in their diets. The present study aimed to investigate the ...

    Authors: Atef Abdel-Moneem Ali, Anwar Mansour, El-sayed Abd-elkhalik Hassanine, Amal Hamed Abdel-Razek and Heba Ali Hassan Mahmoud

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:11

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  28. The study was indented to obtain a protein profile pattern using SDS-PAGE, an amino acid profile pattern using high-performance thin-layer chromatography, and a DNA profile pattern using agarose gel electropho...

    Authors: Anne Rebecca A. and Saravana Bhavan P.

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:10

    Content type: Research

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  29. The Western Ghats of India, one of the global biodiversity hotspots and freshwater eco-regions, harbors several fish species which not just form the important part of the world’s freshwater biodiversity yet in...

    Authors: Sachin M. Gosavi, Sanjay S. Kharat, Pradeep Kumkar and Sandip D. Tapkir

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:9

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  30. Monacha obstructa is one of the most abundant gastropod of Egyptian farms. It is a destructive land snail as they cause great damage to vegetables and crops. The present study aimed to control snails by ultraviol...

    Authors: SM Ali and SM Said

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:8

    Content type: Research

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  31. Dermestes maculatus is a destructive pest of smoked-dried fish. Due to its implications, this research was aimed at investigating the insecticidal activities of edible plant extracts on smoked Clarias gariepinus ...

    Authors: Tejumade Mary Philip-Attah

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:7

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  32. Nowadays, immuno-stimulants have great importance in improving the immune system and minimising the effect of infectious diseases in poultry flocks. This study was designed to demonstrate the impact of using d...

    Authors: Marwa F. Ali, Mohamed S. Abdel Hafez and Moemen A. Mohamed

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:4

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  33. Potassium bromate (KBrO3) causes toxicity in humans and experimental animals. The wide exposure to KBrO3 in water disinfection and as a food additive necessitates finding of available antidotes for its hazards as...

    Authors: Enas Ali Kamel Mohamed and Eman Ali saddek

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:3

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  34. Nanoparticles (NPs) are extensively used in many areas of our daily life. Thus, human exposure to a mixture of the NPs is likely to occur. However, most of the previous studies have investigated the toxicity o...

    Authors: Atef Abdel-Moneem Ali and Hanan Ramadan Hamed Mohamed

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:2

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  35. The effect of the mefloquine drug on the survival rate, egg production, and infection of snails with Fasciola gigantica was studied. Also, the present study was designed to investigate the response of the snail L...

    Authors: Marwa Thabet Atwa and Fayez Ahmed Bakry

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2019 80:1

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  36. Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is commonly associated with severe obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and is caused by excessive eating. Only very few studies have reported the relationship between excess...

    Authors: Padmavathi Vijayakumar, Arul Narayanasamy and Balachandar Vellingiri

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:54

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  37. More than 350 K described species, Coleoptera (beetles) represent the most diverse order from Class Insecta in the entire animal kingdom. However, their phylogeny is highly controversial due to their morpholog...

    Authors: Srushti Singhal, Bhumi Thakkar, Parth Pandya and Pragna Parikh

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:53

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  38. Resisting degradation, nonylphenol (NP) remains as a critical compound contaminating many habitats. Prevalence of nonylphenol in the ecosystem of Indian coastlines is not well documented as that of fresh water...

    Authors: Subha Raju, Madhumathi Sivamurugan, Karuna Gunasagaran, Thirunavukkarasu Subramani and Munuswamy Natesan

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:52

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  39. Triton WR1339 (Tyloxapol) is the nonionic detergent, which is able to increase the oxidative markers. This oxidation have a crucial effect on the pathological processes. Vegetable oils, such as soy, are recomm...

    Authors: Heba Mohamed Abdou, Mokhtar Ibrahim Yousef and Alsayeda Alsayed Newairy

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:51

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  40. The distribution of earthworms is usually diverse and their population fluctuates in relation to the different physico-chemical properties and land use patterns of the soil of southern parts of India. This par...

    Authors: Anisetti Siva Sankar and Aliva Patnaik

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:50

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  41. Insect-transmitted diseases cause high morbidity but they also include deadly diseases that cause high mortality rates among infected individuals. Several mosquito species including Aedes aegypti, Anopheles steph...

    Authors: Devan Elumalai, Manikandan Kayalvizhi, Patheri Kunil Kaleena, Anandhan Vignesh and Maduraiveeran Hemavathi

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:49

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  42. The object of this work was to evaluate of the hepatic effects of the herbicides glyphosate-Roundup® by different doses in both sexes of albino rats.

    Authors: Shaimaa M. M. Saleh, Tasneem A. Elghareeb, Mohamed A. I. Ahmed, Ibrahim A. Mohamed and Hosam A. Ezz El-Din

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:48

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  43. Acidification or acid rain in freshwater ecosystem is increasing especially in developing countries due to modernization, urbanization and population increase. An effect of acid deposition on water bodies is t...

    Authors: Moshood K. Mustapha and Samuel D. Atolagbe

    Citation: The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology 2018 79:46

    Content type: Research

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