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Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021

  • Antibacterial Effects of Chemical Constituents Isolated from the Roots of Cordia myxa (Boraginaceae) on Salmonella typhi (Enterobacteriaceae)

    Dabole Bernard, Matcheme Mathieu, Moussa Djaouda, Abdou Tchoukoua, Wakayansam Bouba Romeo, Meli Alain, Loura Benoit

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: Jan. 22, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 30, 2021
    Published: Feb. 10, 2021
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    Abstract: Cordia myxa is a Cameroonian pharmacopoeia traditional plant. It belongs to the Boraginaceae family, which different parts are used in the treatment of various bacterial infections. The phytochemical screening carried out on the Cordia myxa species indicates the presence of alkaloids, triterpenes, steroids, carbohydrates, flavonoids and saponins. O... Show More
  • Adsorption of Triterpene Extracts of Momordica charantia (Cucurbitaceae) Leaves by Local Kaolin from Boboyo, Far North Region (Cameroon)

    Wangmene Bagamla, Djakba Raphael, Harouna Massai, Loura Benguellah Benoit

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 8-20
    Received: Jan. 18, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 26, 2021
    Published: Mar. 04, 2021
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    Abstract: Plant extracts are nowadays cited as suitable tools for better protection of stored grains insect pest attacks. These chemical insecticides are less attractive to producers because of their low persistence and difficulty to use as pure product. The present work aimed to study the formulation through adsorption of tetracyclic triterpene of the leave... Show More
  • Effect of Pterocarpus erinaceus Stem Bark Extracts on Haematological Parameters in Malaria Induced Anaemic Mice

    Ibrahim Mohammed, Hauwa’u Shuaibu Mohammed, Modibbo Abdullahi Abubakar

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 21-25
    Received: Feb. 24, 2021
    Accepted: Mar. 13, 2021
    Published: Apr. 16, 2021
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    Abstract: Traditionally Pterocarpus erinaceus stem bark have being widely used in treatment of anemia. The goal of this examination is to explore the viability of Pterocarpus erinaceus stem bark removes on jungle fever initiated paleness. Anaemia was induced by inoculation of 2ml of infected blood containing 0.1 x 107 Plasmodium beghei. The sickly mice were ... Show More
  • Arsenic (III) Biosorption with Fenugreek (Methi) Seed Powder as a Low-cost Biosorbent

    Vijayarani Allam, Sailaja Budati Bala Venkata, Sirisha David

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 26-31
    Received: May 04, 2021
    Accepted: May 21, 2021
    Published: May 27, 2021
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    Abstract: This research study focuses at the use of fenugreek seed powder as a bio adsorbent for removing arsenic from aqueous media. Metal biosorption research on Fenugreek seed powder has been studied in just a few studies. SEM, FTIR, and XRD were used to investigate the constituents and properties of fenugreek seed powder, which revealed the constituents ... Show More
  • Preparation of Nano-hydroxyapatite Obtained from Lates Calcarifer Fish Bone by Alkaline Hydrolysis Method

    Le Ho Khanh Hy, Dao Viet Ha, Pham Xuan Ky, Nguyen Phuong Anh, Phan Bao Vy, Doan Thi Thiet

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 32-40
    Received: May 20, 2021
    Accepted: Jun. 11, 2021
    Published: Jun. 22, 2021
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    Abstract: Fish bone by-products are considered as abundant and cheap sources of Hydroxyapatite (HAp). The preparation of HAp powders from fish bones not only contributes to improving the added value of by-products but also reduces undesirable impacts on the environment. In this study, nano-HAp was successfully obtained from Lates calcarifer fish bone origina... Show More