Prevalence Of Schistosoma Species Cercariae In Snails Of Ebele Stream, Onu-Inyang Village, Of Bende Community Of Abia State”, Nigeria:- Atuma-Samuel, Ezechi S.


Schistosomiasis is a water borne snail mediated parasitic disease which affects over 200 million people residing in rural and agricultural areas. Cercariae is a larval stage of...

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The Efficacy Of Pepper (Capsicum Annum) In The Control Of Cowpea Weevil (Callosobruchus Maculatus) In Cowpea (Vigna Unguiculatd) During Storage :- Ndubuisi Chinenyenwa A.


The experiment lasted for a period of 3 weeks. The insecticidal property of Capsicum annum agamst Callosobruchus muculatus (cowpea weevil) was investigated in the laboratory. Mortality...

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Termite attack on some selected wood samples in bende L. G.A of Abia State, Nigeria:- Ijioma, linda. N.


 Wood samples from ten ( 10) typical timber trees known to grow at the forestry research institute experimental plot in Bende L.G.A. were , experimentally subjected to termite attack...

Projects · 23 days ago

A Study On The Abundance Of Insect Pests Of Stored African Yambean [ Spheostylis Stenocarpa] In Some Selected Villages In Abia State:-Nzenwa, Eugenius O.


A study on the abundance of insecl pests of stored African Yam bean in three rural villages of Abia state was conducted between June and August 2006. The villages surveyed includes...

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A Prevalence Survey Of Geohelminthiasis Among Primary School Children In Umuahia North Local Government Area Of Abia State:- Odukaesieme, Ozioma P.


A study of infection with geohelminths among primary school children in Umuahia North local Government Area ofAbia state was carried out. A total prevalence of infection (X2 9.275, d.f —...

Projects · 24 days ago

Prevalence Of Intestinal Helminths And Evaluation Of Heal Th Knowledge And Risk Factors Associated With The Diseases Among The Students Of Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike:- Onyemachi, Lauretta A.


 Soil transmitted helminthes are known to be endemic in developing tropical countries. A study was conducted on the prevalence, health knowledge and risk factors of intestinal...

46 pages (7025 words) · Projects · 3 months ago

Antimalarial Effect of Aqueous extract of Moringa oleifera on Albino mice infected with Plasmodium berghei:- Akunyili, Nkemakonam V.


Malaria is a major public health problem in the world in general and developing countries in particular, and it is becoming more difficult to manage and with the uprising antimalarial drug...

71 pages (11876 words) · Projects · 3 months ago

Parasites Of Fish From Some Selected Ponds In Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria:- Nwadibia Emeka F.


 A study was done on the prevalence of parasites of fish from thrcc locations namely Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) Farm, Isigatc Markct and Pat Farms all...

44 pages (8373 words) · Projects · 3 months ago

Human Agricultural Pesticide Exposure Problems And Control:- Odoh, Patrick U.


J. A. Simpson defined Agriculture as the science and art of cultivating the soil, including the allied pursuits gathering in the crops and rearing of livestock. Sequel to the above...

47 pages (6958 words) · Conferences / Workshops / Seminars · 3 months ago

Insect Pests of Tomato (Lycopersicon Esculentum) in a selected plot within the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike in Abia State:- Ehumadu, Okechukwu


The insect pests of the tomato plant Lycopersicon escu/entum were surveyed between the months of May to August 2006 in a selected plot within the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture,...

35 pages (5175 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

The Prevalence Of Helminth Parasite Of West African Dwarf Goat In Umuariaga Community, Ikwuano Local Government Area Abia State:- Essien, Edidiong J.


A three month study was conducted from September to December using one hundred and sixty four (164) faecal samples from West African Dwarf Goat (Capra hircus) in Umuariaga community...

63 pages (9536 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

The efficacy of A (century p'lant) leaf and Piper guinense (Uziza) seed materials against beans weevil (Callosobruchus maculatus) of stored bean seeds (Vigna unguiculata):- Ezea, Nneka E.


The study lasted for a period of three months (August to October, 2011). The insecticidal property of Agave americana leaf powder and leaf granules and seed powder and seed granules of...

63 pages (11148 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Parasites of the Gastrointestinal Tract of the African common Toad (Bufo regularis) in Umuahia:- Ndioti, Obinna .S.


Parasites of Amphibians are the sources of infection to wild and domestic animals including mammals and are of zoonotic importance to man. Toads were collected from five different...

65 pages (10107 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Water Quality Assessment Of Anya Stream In Umudike, Ikwuano Local Government Area, Abia State:- Chukwudozie Nzubechi .E.


The physico-chemical parameters of Anya stream in Umudike Abia State, Nigeria wereinvestigated from October to November 2014. Three stations were studied from upstream to downstream using...

50 pages (9919 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Biology Of Decay Of Animal Tissues Using Vertebrate (Mammal) As A Case Study


The comparative study of biology of decay of different animal tissues (using cow) placed under two different environmental conditions was carried out in Michael Okpara University of...

39 pages (3911 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

The Physiology Of Biological Rhythms


Biological rhythms, biological Clocks and other photoregulated phenomena constitute the subject matter of photoperiodism in orgmilsm, As a field of scientific inquiry animal photoperiodism...

68 pages (10867 words) · Conferences / Workshops / Seminars · 4 months ago

Prevalence Of Malaria Parasite And Hiv Infection In Federal Medical Centre Umuahia, Abia State.


Malaria is a Vector-borne disease that is widespread in tropical and subtropical regions; it is transmitted by female anopheles mosquitoes. Malaria kills millions of people every year, and...

62 pages (10302 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Diversity and Intensity of Tick Infestation among Cattle in three different locations in Abia State, Nigeria


The prevalence of ticks infesting cattle in Ogbor-hill abattoir, Lokpanta abattoir and Ubakala abattoir was studied from August to November, 2014, Out of 75 cattle examined in these areas,...

49 pages (9366 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Prevalence Of Malaria And Typhoid Fever As Coinfections, Attitude, Knowledge And Management Practices Among Residents Of Obuda-Aba, Abia State


The prevalence of Malaria and Typhoid fevers as co-infection among residents of ObudaAba Autonomous Community, Aba-South was studied between the months of July and September 2014. Out of...

73 pages (10686 words) · Projects · 4 months ago

Assessment Of Some Heavy Metal Contents In The Tissues Of Fish, Periwinkle, Crab And Prawn In Ibaka Estuarine, Mbo L.G.A, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria


The Marine water is under risk of high pollution due to the amount of heavy metals that gets into it by various means which becomes toxic when they exceed the permissible limit. Although...

58 pages (9039 words) · Projects · 5 months ago

Prevalence And Risk Factors Of Intestinal Helminth Infections Among Some Selected Rural School Children Of Ugwunagbo Local Government Area, Abia State, Nigeria


The burden of intestinal helminth infection among primary school children has been documented as the major cause of morbidity, mortality and poor intellectual development among this group...

73 pages (15433 words) · Projects · 5 months ago

Helminth Parasitic Survey Of Fish And Determination Of Physico-Chemical Parameters And Some Heavy Metal Contents Of The Water Of Ibaka, Mbo, Akwaibom State, Nigeria


There was absence of parasites in the different fish species such as African striped grunt (Parapristipoma octolineatum) ,(B) Sling fish, (Exocoetus volitans),(C) Arius gigas, (D),...

57 pages (14534 words) · Projects · 5 months ago

Evaluation Of The Factors Affecting Mass Drug Administration (MDA) For The Control Of LF In Urban Settlement, Umuahia South A Case Study.


The Global Program to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GPELF) advocates for the treatment of entire endemic communities, in order to achieve its elimination targets. The study aimed at the...

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Insect Species In Decaying Plantain Pseudostem In Umudike And Isouchi


Insects utilizing decaying plantain pseudo stems in Michael Okpara University and Isochi autonomous community were investigated from July 2018- September 2018. Investigation was done by...

44 pages (7192 words) · Projects · 5 months ago

Breeding Trials On Ritynchophorus Phoeniciks (F) And Edible Insects Consumption Among Inhabitants Of Umuokpo Community In Obingwa L.G.A Abia State, Nigeria


Breeding trials was carried out on R. Phoenicis, one of the species implicated in Entomophagy among the people of Umuokpo Community in Obingwa L.G.A., Abia State. This was done using...

50 pages (9135 words) · Projects · 5 months ago
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