Plant Science and Biotechnology

Variability studies of some rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis [ Juss.] Muell. Arg.) genotypes established in an ultisol:- Ogidi, Eme G. O


Fourteen Hevea brasiliensis (Willd. ex Adr. de Juss.) Muell. Arg. genotypes were evaluated at the experimental station of the Rubber Research Institute of Institute of Nigeria, Ntang Inya...

134 pages (29091 words) · Dissertations · 17 days ago

Micromorphological, Phytochemical, Antimicrobial and Molecular Studies on six Senna species:- Jimoh, Mulikat A.


Six medicinally important Senna species were studied in order to provide complementary data from foliar epidermal features, phytochemical contents, antimicrobial properties and DNA...

119 pages (22654 words) · Dissertations · 17 days ago

The Effect Of Using Different Substrates In Weaning In Vitro Raised Cocoyam:- Okezie Chinonyerem


 The weanmg potential of some locally sourced substrates (River sand, Coconut fiber, Raffia palm fiber, Sawdust, Rice husk and Wood ash ) and their combinations on in vitro raised...

44 pages (7102 words) · Projects · 18 days ago

Effect of Vitamin of the Mycelia Extension of Pleurotus oslreatus var Florida (Eger):- Nwoko, Chijioke A.


The oyster mushioom, Pleurotus oslreatus was inoculated and cultured in three different media. The first medium control experiment. The experiment was carried out to determine whether...

40 pages (5546 words) · Projects · 18 days ago

Leaf And Stem Anatomy Of Eleven Land Races Discorea Rotunda Of West Tropical Africa:- Ndukwe, ogechi M.


The anatomy f leaf and stem of eleven land races of Discorea rotiundata was studied with the major aim of providing information that could be necessary in the intraspecific taxonomy of...

49 pages (6317 words) · Projects · 18 days ago

The effect of hole (perforation) and hole size of plastic bucket on the fruit body yield and yield characteristics of pleurotus ostreatus var florida:- Okorie, Chisaa L


The effect of hole (perforation) numbers and hole size of plastic buckets on the fruit body yield and yield characteristics of Pleurotus ostreatus var florida was investigated. Malt...

50 pages (6829 words) · Projects · 19 days ago

In vitro Evaluation Of Selected Plant Extracts Against Phytophthora Colocasiae Racib. Causing Taro Leaf Blight (TLB):- Ehumadu, Chinweokwu R.


This study was conducted to examine the In vitro antifungal activity of leaf ethanol extracts of Azadirachta indica, Senna alata, Eucalyptus camaldulensis and Tithonia diversifolia against...

53 pages (9253 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical, proximate, vitamin and antimicrobial properties of annona muricata leaf and fruit :- Eme Victor N.


 Annona muricata is an economic plant that is useful for human life and has a very good medicinal purpose. This study examines the phytochemical, proximate, vitamin and antimicrobial...

75 pages (14416 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical determination and comparative effect of some plant extract on the radial growth of Phytophthora colocasiae Racib:- Eke, Ebenezer C


 Taro leaf blight caused by Phylophthora colocasla Raciborski is the most destructive disease of taro (Colocasla esculenta (L.) Schott) worldwide. The antimicrobial activity of...

61 pages (12287 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical, Anti-Oxidant And Hypoglycaemic Activities Of Leaf Extract Of Tridaxprocumbens (Linns) On Alloxan Induced Diabetic Rats:- Bassey, Okechukwu P.


The Photochemical, Antioxidant and Hxpoglycaemic activities of T. procumbens aqueous and elhanoi leaf extracts was studied in alloxan induced diabetic rats. Results obtained revealed that...

66 pages (12907 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effect of x-ray on the growth and proximate composition of okra (abelmoschus esculentus l. Moench):- Moses, Nkejaah P.


This research work was aimed at evaluating the effect of X-irradiation doses on the growth component and proximate composition of two varieties of okra (Abelmoschus escidentus L. Moench)....

59 pages (12526 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effects Of Different Plant Spacing And Harvest Interval On The Yield Growth Of Telfairia Occidentalis:- Awa, Ifeoma E


 Field experiment was conducted during the cropping season of 2017 at Umudike to evaluate and determine the most suitable plant spacing for optimum production of Telfairia...

62 pages (10326 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Antimicrobial Activity And Proximate Composition Of Some Spices: Agu, Bianca A.


The present study was conducted to evaluate the anti-microbial and proximate composition of sixteen different spices. The spices investigated were Monodora myristica, Coranarum sativum,...

107 pages (26361 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effect Of Aqueous Leaf And Stem Extract Of Chromolaena Odorata On Germination And Seedling Growth Of Capsicumannum (Pepper):- Obasi, Obioma E.


The effect of aqueous leaf and stem extract of Chromolaena odorata on germination and seedling growth of pepper (Capsicum annum) were investigated Concentrated extract and its...

38 pages (5477 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Diuretic and anti inflammatory effects of new boulidiia laevis (p. Beauv) tree of life leaf extracts on rat:- Ibe, Chinonso J


 The present study investigates the anti-inflammatory and diuretic ac-ivity of ethanoiic extracts of the leaf of Newbouldia laevis. The ethanol leaf ex ract was administered...

38 pages (4815 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

“Comparison of botanical products and synthetic insecticide on the control of insect pest of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus):- Nwaogu Chinonso A.


 The emergence of biodegradable pesticides as safe option has reduced the problems that result from the use of synthetic insecticides, thus creating a renewed interest in their...

74 pages (16507 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Productivity And Nutritional Composition Of Pleurotus Ostreatus (Jacq.) P. Kumm. Fruit-Bodies Cultivated On Three Different Substrates:-Nwosueke, Valentine C.


This work involved the investigation of the effect of different substrates (Andropogon gayanus, Pennisetum purpureum and Panicum maximum) on the yield, proximate composition and mineral...

49 pages (10604 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effect of spent oil on the germination and seedling growth of pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo) and fluted pumpkin (Telferia occidentalism :- Njoku Lizzy A


The effect of spent oil on the germination and growth of fluted pumpkin (Telferia occidentalis) and pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo) vies investigated. The study focused on the germination...

37 pages (6798 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

The Effect Of Leaf Plant Extract On Seed Germination And Seedling Growth In Okra (Abelimoschus Esculentus L.):- Njoku, Theresa C.


 Effect of plant extract P.nigrum. O. basilicum and A i, . seeding growth ofAbelmoschus esculentus was '• pretreatment 0,7 seed germination, Biotechnology in Michael Okpara University...

40 pages (7572 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Effects of some grass straws and treculia africana bark on the yield, nutritional value, and mycochemical composition of pleurotus ostreatus fruitbodies (mont) singer.:-Okoye, Chiamaka


 Oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus var florida (fr.) singer) was cultivated on different agrowastes. Andropogon gayanus straw. Oryza sativa straw (rice straw), Pennisetum purpurea...

42 pages (8334 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Anatomy of four plants (portulacea oleracea l, setaria barbata(l.)Kunth, commelina diffusa burm.f. And synedrella nudiflora(f.)G^vtn growing in spent lubricating oil polluted soil:-Opara, Daberechi T.


 The response ofthe growth and anatomy offour species of plant, Portulacea oleracea, Setaria barbata, Commelina diffusa and Synedrella midiflora in spent lubricating oil (SLO)...

51 pages (8678 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical analysis of of the leaves of three piliostigma species (piliostigma malabaricum, piliostigma thonningii and piliostigma reticulatum). Njoku, Benson C


The phytochemical analysis of Piliostigma malabaricum, Piliostigma thonningii and Piliostigma reticulatum were investigated. The dried leaves were used for the ana ysis. e resu s o t e...

43 pages (7615 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical screening and antimicrobial activity ofAvocado pear (Perseaamericana Mill) leaf, bark and unripe fruit :- Nwaogwugwu, Chetachi P.


The phytochemical content and antimicrobial activities ofPersea americana plant parts as well as their combined forms were investigated in this study. The results obtained showed the...

61 pages (11487 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Phytochemical Studies Of Three Piliostigma Species (Piliostigma Reticulatum(Dc)Hochst, Piliostigma Malabaricum(Roxb)Benth And Piliostigma Thonningii(Schumwh & Thonn.) Milne Redhead:- Maduerosi, Ihuoma P.


Plants contain diverse group of phytochemicals such as tannins, terpenoids, alkaloids, . phenols and glycosides that possess enormous antimicrobial potential against bacteria, fungi and...

48 pages (10547 words) · Projects · 1 month ago

Mutagenic Effects Of X - Irradiation On The Growth And Genes Of Capsicum Frutescens Var. Cayenne. L. (Lanagalanga), Capsicum Annum Var, Abbreviatum L. (Ose Ofe) And Capsicumfrutescens Var. Guan-Bonees L. (Ose Nkiri):- Nwokocha, Rita A.


Effects of radiation on Human, Animals and Plants genomes can never be over emphasized. This study was done to evaluate the mutagenic and growth implications of different doses (6 MGy, 7...

71 pages (14608 words) · Theses · 1 month ago
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