Recent Progress in Microbiology and Biotechnology Vol. 4

Authors

Dr. Amal Hegazi Ahmed Elrefaei, (Editor)
Division of Radioisotope Production, Hot Lab and Waste Management Center, Atomic Energy Authority, Egypt.
Adebomi A. Ikotun
Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria.
Oladipupo O. Awosika
Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria.
Mary A. Oladipo
Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso, Nigeria.
Halah H. Al-Haideri
Department of Biology, College of Science for Women, University of Baghdad, Baghdad 10072, Iraq.
I. R. Jwanse
Federal School of Medical Laboratory Science, Jos, Nigeria.
O. R. Ejinaka
Federal School of Medical Laboratory Science, Jos, Nigeria.
P. I. Agbalaka
Federal School of Medical Laboratory Science, Jos, Nigeria.
M. U. Obeta
Federal School of Medical Laboratory Science, Jos, Nigeria.
Y. Ya’aba
Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) Abuja, Nigeria and Department of Microbiology, Federal University Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
S. B. Mohammed
Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) Abuja, Nigeria.
K. T. Olatunji
Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) Abuja, Nigeria.
M. Usoroh
Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) Abuja, Nigeria.
O. C. Daniel
Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) Abuja, Nigeria.
A. R. Abdulmumin
Department of Microbiology, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State, Nigeria.
J. G. Yakubu
Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
Elias Iosifidis
Infectious Diseases Unit, 3rd Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University School of Health Sciences, Konstantinoupoleos 49, 54642 Thessaloniki, Greece.
Savvas Papachristou
Infectious Diseases Unit, 3rd Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University School of Health Sciences, Konstantinoupoleos 49, 54642 Thessaloniki, Greece.
Emmanuel Roilides
Infectious Diseases Unit, 3rd Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University School of Health Sciences, Konstantinoupoleos 49, 54642 Thessaloniki, Greece.
Richa Rani
PG Department of Zoology, Patna University, Patna, India.
Sudhir Kumar
Department of Zoology, Kisan College, Sohsarai, Patliputra University, Patna, India.
Clara Idara Eleazar
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.
Sarita Yadav
Department of Chemistry, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur-273009, Uttar Pradesh, India.
A. Rammohan
The Institute of Liver Disease & Transplantation, Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre, Bharat Institute of Higher Education & Research, Chennai, India.
S. D. Cherukuri
Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, Taunton, UK.
T. R. Prashith Kekuda
Department of Microbiology, S.R.N.M.N. College of Applied Sciences, N.E.S. Campus, Balraj Urs Road, Shivamogga-577201, Karnataka, India.
Fathima Mohammadi
Department of Microbiology, S.R.N.M.N. College of Applied Sciences, N.E.S. Campus, Balraj Urs Road, Shivamogga-577201, Karnataka, India.
V. Nandini
Department of Microbiology, S.R.N.M.N. College of Applied Sciences, N.E.S. Campus, Balraj Urs Road, Shivamogga-577201, Karnataka, India.
K. S. Shreya
Department of Microbiology, S.R.N.M.N. College of Applied Sciences, N.E.S. Campus, Balraj Urs Road, Shivamogga-577201, Karnataka, India.
H. U. Abhijith
P.G. Department of Studies and Research in Botany, Jnana Sahyadri, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta-577451, Karnataka, India.
Constancy Prisca Aleru
Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Rivers State University, Nkpolu-Oroworukwo, P.M.B. 5080, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
Kinikanwo Confidence Wachukwu
Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Rivers State University, Nkpolu-Oroworukwo, P.M.B. 5080, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
Vladimir M. Lakhtin
Department of Medical Biotechnology, G.N. Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia.
Mikhail V. Lakhtin
Department of Medical Biotechnology, G.N. Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia.
Stanislav S. Afanasiev
Department of Medical Biotechnology, G.N. Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia.
Valery Yu. Davydkin
Department of Medical Biotechnology, G.N. Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia.
Vladimir A. Aleshkin
Department of Medical Biotechnology, G.N. Gabrichevsky Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow, Russia.
B. R. Mohammed
School of Science, Engineering and Technology, Abertay University, UK.
S. K. Malang
Department of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja, Nigeria.
S. Mailafia
Department of Microbiology, University of Abuja, Nigeria.
R. I. S. Agbede
Department of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja, Nigeria.
Umamah Iram
St.Ann’s College for Women, Santoshnagar Colony, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Sumera Naaz
St.Ann’s College for Women, Santoshnagar Colony, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Nousheen Fatima
St.Ann’s College for Women, Santoshnagar Colony, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Elizabeth Margaret
St.Ann’s College for Women, Santoshnagar Colony, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
V. Venugopal Rao
St.Ann’s College for Women, Santoshnagar Colony, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Synopsis

This book covers key areas of microbiology and biotechnology. The contributions by the authors include saponification, metal complexes, antimicrobial assay, qRT-PCR, intestinal parasites, soil transmitted helminthes, hygiene, public health, Hepatitis B viru, hepatitis C virus, human immune deficiency virus, sero-prevalence, invasive fungal infections, neonates, antifungal agents, genetic algorithm/nelder-mead downhill simplex, phytase, response surface methodology, submerged fermentation, Widal test, stool culture, blood culture, rhamnosidase, solid state fermentation, pathogen transmission, drug resistance, microbiology, molecular diagnostics, maceration, poisoned food technique, pollution, water bodies, coliforms, antibiotics, resistance, mucosal organ, mucosal barrier, biotope, microbiocenosis, probiotic, postbiotic, glycoconjugate, symbiosis, leader microorganism, pathogen, innate immunity, bioinformatics, gene cloning; vaccines, veterinary medicine, Rhus coriaria, atheroprotective effect, hepatoprotection, hyperlipidemic, flavonoids, tannin, optical density, trophoresis assays. This book contains various materials suitable for students, researchers and academicians in the field of microbiology and biotechnology.

Chapters

  • Chapter 1
    Antimicrobial Studies of the Transition Metal Complexes of the African Black Soap from Elaeis guineensis (Palm Kernel Oil) and Theobroma cacao (Cocoa)
    Adebomi A. Ikotun, Oladipupo O. Awosika, Mary A. Oladipo
  • Chapter 2
    β-Lactam Antibiotic Induces the Expression of blaOXA-51-like and blaOXA-23 in Clinically Isolated Acinetobacter baumannii and Acinetobacter lowffii
    Halah H. Al-Haideri
  • Chapter 3
    Parasitic Infections of the Alimentary Canals in Humans
    I. R. Jwanse, O. R. Ejinaka, P. I. Agbalaka, M. U. Obeta
  • Chapter 4
    Epidemiological Survey of Viral Hepatitis B and C among HIV Infected Pregnant Women Attending Care and Treatment in Abuja, FCT, Nigeria
    Y. Ya’aba, S. B. Mohammed, K. T. Olatunji, M. Usoroh, O. C. Daniel, A. R. Abdulmumin, J. G. Yakubu
  • Chapter 5
    An Overview of Advances in the Treatment of Mycoses in Pediatric Patients
    Elias Iosifidis, Savvas Papachristou, Emmanuel Roilides
  • Chapter 6
    Statistical Approaches for Optimization of Medium Components for Fungal Phytase
    Richa Rani, Sudhir Kumar
  • Chapter 7
    Comparison of Widal Screening Test with Cultural Isolation Method for Diagnosis of Salmonella typhi/paratyphi Infections
    Clara Idara Eleazar
  • Chapter 8
    Secretion of α-L-rhamnosidases by Few Aspergillus Fungal Strains Using Solid State Fermentation and Their Application in Debittering of Orange Fruit Juice
    Sarita Yadav
  • Chapter 9
    Acinetobacter: An Antimicrobial Zugzwang?
    A. Rammohan, S. D. Cherukuri
  • Chapter 10
    Antifungal, Antiradical and Insecticidal Activities of Some Grass Species
    T. R. Prashith Kekuda, Fathima Mohammadi, V. Nandini, K. S. Shreya, H. U. Abhijith
  • Chapter 11
    Molecular Diagnostic Techniques for the Characterisation of Escherichia coli
    Constancy Prisca Aleru, Kinikanwo Confidence Wachukwu
  • Chapter 12
    Mucosal Open Cavities: Organs Supported by Specific Microbiocenoses Increasing Human Resistance
    Vladimir M. Lakhtin, Mikhail V. Lakhtin, Stanislav S. Afanasiev, Valery Yu. Davydkin, Vladimir A. Aleshkin
  • Chapter 13
    Recent Advancements on the Application of Biotechnology towards Diagnosis and Treatment in Veterinary Medicine in Africa: Potentials and Future Developments
    B. R. Mohammed, S. K. Malang, S. Mailafia, R. I. S. Agbede
  • Chapter 14
    Effect of Sumac on DNA: An Advanced Study
    Umamah Iram, Sumera Naaz, Nousheen Fatima, Elizabeth Margaret, V. Venugopal Rao
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