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Nigerian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences publish original research articles in the field of Agriculture, Biological and Physical Sciences, Medicine and Veterinary Sciences and Energy Research.

2018, Vol: 26, Issue: 2


Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.

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  • Optimization of Reaction Variables in situ Transesterification of Jatropha curcas Oilseed in Biodiesel
    Muibat A Obianke, Aminu Bayawa Muhammad, Lawal Gusau Hassan, Adamu A Aliero, Muhammad Gidado Liman
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 102-114
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.15

  • Acute Toxicity of Glyphosate-based Isopropylamine formulation to Juvenile African catfish (Clarias gariepinus)
    Nosakhare Osazee Erhunmwunse, Ozekeke Silver Ogbeide, Isioma Illechie Tongo, Alex Enuneku, Princewill Adebayo
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 97-101
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.14

  • Microwave Assisted Biodiesel Production From Lagenaria Vulgaris Seed Oil Using Amberlyst 15 Ion Exchange Resin and Eggshell as Catalysts
    A. Umar, A. Uba, M. L. Mohammed, M. N. Almustapha, C. Muhammad, J. Sani
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 88-96
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.13

  • Comparative Analysis of Phytochemical and Proximate Composition of Allium sativum L. and Zingiber officinale Rosc.
    Amudalat Ranti Lawal, Umar Bolaji Olayinka, Ramat A. Murtadha, Ayinla Aziz, Emmanuel O. Etejere
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 82-87
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.12

  • Evaluation of the effects of Aqueous Extract of Parkinsonia aculeata Leaves on Kidney and Liver Function Indices in Albino Rats
    Shaayau Shehu, Hassan Ahmed, Abubakar Alhaji Sani,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 76-81
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.11

  • Co - Production of Polyhydroxyalkanoates and Biosurfactants using Pseudomonas luteola
    Joyce Eberechukwu Idomeh
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 67-75
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.10

  • Treatment with Methanol Root Extract of Mirabilis jalapa Suppresses Postprandial Hyperglycemia and Dyslipidemia in Diabetic Rats
    Mas'ud Eneji Sadiq, Aminu Lailaba Abubakar, Hamza Yunusa Abubakar, Hassana Adio
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    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.9

  • Oral Hypoglycaemic Agent Metformin Reduces Oxidative Stress and Improves Kidney Histology in Streptozotocin-induced Diabetic Rats
    Umar Zayyanu Usman, Mahaneem Mohamed, Ainul Bhiyah Binti Abu Bakar, Aminu Ishaka
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 54-58
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.8

  • Kinetics of Oxidation of Ethylenediammine-N,N,Ní,Ní-tetraacetatocobaltate (II) complex by Silver-activated Persulphate ion in Aqueous Acidic Medium
    Ameh David Onu, Suleiman Ola Idris, Yusuf Ahmad
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 45-53
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.7

  • Nutritional, Phytochemical Composition and Antioxidant analysis of Selected Agricultural Wastes as Potential Livestock Feed Ingredients
    Saheed Olatunbosun Akiode, Adewale Fadeyi, Olajide Falayi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 35-44
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.6

  • Determination of Radionuclides in Soil Samples Taken From Gura Topp (Jos) Using Sodium Iodide Thallium Detector Nai(Ti)
    Mohammed Sani Abdulkarim, Sadiq Umar, Ahmad Mohammed, Dorcas Modelu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 30-34
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.5

  • Effects of Chemical Purification on the Fatty Acid Composition of Cairca papaya and Citrus sinensis Seeds Oils
    Kazeem Adelani Alabi, Hameed Ayilara, Lawal Muhammad, Rasheed Adigun, Kazeem Tijani
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 23-29
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.4

  • Tuber Peels in Ethanol Production Using Candida Tropicalis
    Abosede Margaret Ebabhi, Adedotun Adeyinka Adekunle, Oluwagbenga Oluwasola Adeogun
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 17-22
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.3

  • Physical and Biochemical Studies on Excess Weight-Induced Rats Maintained on Mixed Spices-Supplemented Diet
    Ali Siddiq Idoko, Ayuba Zaharaddeen Ayuba, Emaka Lawrence Ilouno
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 9-16
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.2

  • Antimicrobial Activities of Acacia nilotica, Ziziphus Jujube Linn and Lawsonia Inermis
    Aminu Lailaba Abubakar, Abdullahi Dandare, Rabiu Suleiman Umar Wasagu, Yerima Musa, Halima Ishaq Abubakar
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(2): 1-8
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v26i2.1

  • Adoption and Impact of improved Groundnut Seed Varieties Among Groundnut Farmers: Case of Albasu Local Government Area of Kano State, Nigeria
    Hajara Shuaibu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(1): 132-140
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Effects of Caffeine on the Seed Germination of Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterranean (L.) Verdc)
    Mshelmbula Barka Peter, Titilayo Thomas, Wante Solomon, Okogba John
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(1): 128-131
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Gender Identification from Thumbprint Ridge Thickness Among Hausa Population of Nigeria Using Likelihood Ratio and Posterior Probability Density
    Lawan Hassan Adamu, Magaji Garba Taura, Abdullahi Yusuf Asuku
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(1): 115-127
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Ferruginised Metapelites of The Kazaure Schist Belt, Northwestern Nigeria
    Aliyu Abdu Ibrahim, Ismail Bala Jibril
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(1): 106-114
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Stability Profile of Pistia stratiotes Leaf Peroxidase
    Rotimi Olusanya Arise, Bolaji O. Osundahunsi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2018; 26(1): 96-105
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