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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.

2023, Vol: 31, Issue: 1

Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.

    Original Research
  • Screening for Antibacterial Properties of Some Traditional Medicinal Plants in Kebbi State, Nigeria
    A. Abdulhamid, I.M. Fakai, I. Sani, A.I. Bagudo and A. Hamisu
    . 2023; 31(1): 102-109
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.13

  • Original Research
  • Activity-Based Investigation of the Possible Anti-Diabetic Potentials of some Nigerian Medicinal Plants
    N. Eluehike, K. C. Agu, O. Ikponmwosa-Eweka, A.I. Eromosele and J. Olufakunye
    . 2023; 31(1): 94-101
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.12

  • Original Research
  • Evaluation of Geophysical Parameters for Groundwater Productivity in the Commune of Jesse, Delta State Nigeria
    M. O. Ofomola, E. O. Abriku, O. Anomohanran, P. O. Otheremu and B. S. Utieyin
    . 2023; 31(1): 85-93
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.11

  • Original Research
  • Evaluation of Radiation Safety Levels in the Monitor Rooms of Selected Diagnostic Centres in Lagos State Using Thermoluminescent Dosimeter
    A. Z. Ibitoye, E. M. Onah, M. B. Adedokun and I. K. Ogungbemi
    . 2023; 31(1): 80-84
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.10

  • Research Article
  • Effect of Syzygium guineense and Borassus aethiopum Leaves on Protein Glycation and Oxidative Stress Suppression
    H.S. Usman, R. Musa, M.A. Usman, S.M. Hassan, F.E. Audu and A.B. Sallau
    . 2023; 31(1): 73-79
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.9

  • Original Research
  • Morphological Characterization of Selected Cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.] Accessions from International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, Nigeria
    T.O. Onuminya, M.A. Ogunkanmi and L.A. Ogunkanmi
    . 2023; 31(1): 65-72
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.8

  • Original Research
  • Technical Efficiency of Small-Scale Production of Date Palm in Jigawa State
    M. U. Muhammad, E.S. Esheya and S. Ibrahim
    . 2023; 31(1): 60-64
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.7

  • Original Research
  • Field and Petrographic Studies of Basement Complex Rocks in Saigbe and Environs, North-Central, Nigeria
    Y.A. Omanayin, M. Lawal, I.B. Bolaji and A. Muhammad
    . 2023; 31(1): 49-59
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.6

  • Research Article
  • Heavy Metal Concentration in Blood and Selected Tissues of Cat Fish From Kwalkwalawa River, Sokoto
    S. B. Idris, M. K. Shitnan, F. Bello, A. A. Sani, A. A. Ebbo and A. A. Raji
    . 2023; 31(1): 42-48
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.5

  • Original Research
  • Fatty Acid, Amino Acid Composition and Effects of Soaking Temperatures on Physicochemical Qualities of Hibiscus cannabinus Seed Extract
    S. G. Ibrahim, W. Z. W. Ibadullah, N. Saari and R. Karim
    . 2023; 31(1): 32-41
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.4

  • Original Research
  • Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Helminths Species in Cattle Raised at Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
    J. Jonathan, O. E. Opeyemi and W. B. Emmanuel
    . 2023; 31(1): 26-31
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.3

  • Original Research
  • Modified Robust Regression-Type Estimators with Multi-Auxiliary Variables Using Non-Conventional Measures of Dispersion
    A. Audu, A. Gidado, N. S. Dauran, S. A. Abdulazeez, M. A. Yunusa and I. Abubakar
    . 2023; 31(1): 8-25
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.2

  • Research Article
  • Meat and Carcass Quality of Weaner Rabbits Placed on Three Different Plant Protein-Based Diets
    E.B. Ibitoye, A.A. Jimoh, D.A. Okegbire, D.O. Ishola, P.B. Gwimi and A.M. Alayande
    . 2023; 31(1): 1-7
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v31i1.1

  • Original Research
  • Fortification of diets with Curcuma longa and Allium cepa ameliorates dioxin-induced dyslipideamia and oxidative stress in Wistar rats
    A.S. Idoko, S. Umar, G.O. Adejo, N.U. Imam, A. S. Zaharaddeen, Z. S. Abubakar and A. Abdullahi
    . 2022; 30(2): 178-183
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.23

  • Research Article
  • C-Reactive Protein and Serum Amyloid-A Response to N-butyl Cyanoacrylate-based Sutures in Sahel Goats
    A. A. Mutah, H. P. Mana, A. A. Haruna, D. Laku, P. B. Bokko and G. Bilbonga
    . 2022; 30(2): 173-177
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.22

  • Technical Note
  • Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Snake Envenomation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Opportunities and Challenges
    M. M. Abduljalil, U. F. Magaji, A.I. Dabai and S.U. Dandare
    . 2022; 30(2): 154-172
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.21

  • Original Research
  • Wound Healing Potentials of Methanolic Leaf Extract of Piliostigma thonningii Schum
    S. N. Mathias, S. C. Ofoegbu, M. Lawal, A. Hamidu and A. S. Ajayi
    . 2022; 30(2): 147-153
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.20

  • Original Research
  • Exacerbation of Symptoms of Renal Toxicity by Aqueous Extract of Cyperus esculentus in a Gentamicin Nephrotoxicity Model
    I. M. Adebisi, M. Mahmud, Y. A. Ibrahim, C. J. Ugwah-Oguejiofor, A. A. Sulaiman and M. Umar
    . 2022; 30(2): 139-146
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.19

  • Original Research
  • Hepato-Protective Activities of Ethanol Extracts of African Eggplant and Bitter Leaf in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Rats
    E. T George, O. A Oyesola, E. O Taiwo and I. I Owoye
    . 2022; 30(2): 134-138
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.18

  • Research Article
  • Comparison of Cox and Extended Cox Models on Age at First Marriage among Nigerian Women
    A. A. Abiodun, O. J. Ayodele and I. A. Ishaq
    . 2022; 30(2): 126-133
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.17

  • Research Article
  • Preparation and Characterization of Thermoplastic Cassava and Sweet Potato Starches
    N. Usman, L. G. Hassan, M. N. Almustapha, M. Achor and E. C. Agwamba
    . 2022; 30(2): 118-125
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.16

  • Original Research
  • Proximate Composition and Physico-chemical Properties of local Hyptis spicigera seed and its oil
    A. Ishaka, A. Abdullahi, B. Ahmad, S. Musa and H. Y. Muhammad
    . 2022; 30(2): 112-117
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.15

  • Original Research
  • Comparative Study of Ionised Serum Calcium Levels in Pregnant Normotensive and Pre-Eclamptic Women in Gombe, North-Eastern Nigeria
    C. F. Oyeniyi, A. U. El-Nafaty, B. Bako, U. R. Yahaya and S. Adamu
    . 2022; 30(2): 105-111
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.14

  • Research Article
  • Investigating the Occurrence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in the Final Effluents of Two Wastewater Treatment Plant in the Eastern Cape of South Africa
    O.O. Osuolale
    . 2022; 30(2): 100-104
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.13

  • Original Research
  • Fatty Acids and Mineral Content in Milk of Locally Reared Ruminant in Sokoto
    A. Lawal, S. U. Dandare, A. L. Abubakar, M. Musa and W. Usman
    . 2022; 30(2): 92-99
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.12

  • Original Research
  • Profit Analysis of Small-Scale Poultry Layers in Iwo Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) Zone of Osun State
    O.K. Akintunde, A.O. Adedire, A.S. Coster and O.J. Osunkeye
    . 2022; 30(2): 85-91
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.11

  • Original Research
  • Evaluation of Aquifer Hydraulic Properties and Vulnerability Indices in Mosogar using Geoelectrical Approach
    M. O. Ofomola, A. K. Olawuyi, E. O. Abriku, O. Anomohanran and M. A. Bawallah
    . 2022; 30(2): 74-84
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.10

  • Research Article
  • Sufficient Conditions for Nonoscillation of Delay Differential Equations with Positive and Negative Coefficients using Schauder’s Fixed Point Theorem
    A. Tahir and H. Habib
    . 2022; 30(2): 65-73
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.9

  • Original Research
  • Bacteriological Analysis of Well Water Obtained from Onueke Metropolis, Ezza South Local Government Area, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
    M. Nicodemus, E. R. Agusi, C. Okongwu-Ejike, E. L. Bakare, A. R. Okonkwo, R. A. Bitiyong, O. A. Oyekan, J. Budaye, J. R. Ridnah, R. O. Oluyemi and K. G. Sule
    . 2022; 30(2): 58-64
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.8

  • Original Research
  • Ownership and Health Care Status of Pets in Osun State, Nigeria
    K. A. Fasasi, M. A. Rufai, O. A. Surakat and J. I. Adojutelegan
    . 2022; 30(2): 54-57
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.7

  • Original Research
  • Modified Classes of Regression-Type Estimators of Population Mean in the Presence of Auxiliary Attribute under Double Sampling Scheme
    A. Audu, S. A. Abdulazeez, I. Abubakar, Y. M. Ahijjo, A. Gidado and M. A. Yunusa
    . 2022; 30(2): 45-53
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.6

  • Original Research
  • Studies on the Physicochemical Properties of Coprocessed Starch obtained from Ipomoea batatas
    F. Yusuf, A. I. Kubo, F. U. Abdulrashid, S. J. Madu and J. Muazu
    . 2022; 30(2): 35-41
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.5

  • Research Article
  • In silico Analysis of Dreb2a Gene among Diploid Oryza Species Reveal Gene Retrogression in Cultivated Species
    A. M. Gumi, B. Kumar, A. Pareek, and S. L. Singla-Pareek
    . 2022; 30(2): 22-34
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.4

  • Original Research
  • Association between Socio-Demographics and Clinical Profile with Therapy Options Received by Cervical Cancer Patients in Two Nigerian Tertiary Hospitals
    A. Samaila, A. A. Biambo, N. Usman, U. M. Aliyu, A. Abdullahi and M. O. Adibe
    . 2022; 30(2): 15-21
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.3

  • Original Research
  • Corrosion Inhibition Effects of Ficus exasperatae and Costus afer in Acidic Medium at Different Temperatures
    E. U. Godwin- Nwakwasi, E. E. Elachi, M. A. Ezeokonkwo and C. Robert
    . 2022; 30(2): 5-14
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.2

  • Original Research
  • Antimicrobial Resistance Profile of Escherichia coli and Salmonella Isolated from Meat Sold in Sokoto Central Market, Sokoto State
    R. M. Aliyu and M. B. Abubakar
    . 2022; 30(2): 1-4
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i2.1

  • Original Research
  • Proximate Composition and Glycaemic Index of Destarched Rice
    S. A. Muhammad, A. B. Babatunde, A. Onu, A. Y. Abbas, Y. Saidu and L. S. Bilbis
    . 2022; 30(1): 81-85
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.12

  • Research Article
  • In-vitro Cytotoxicity Effects and Bioactive Constituents of Chloroform Extract of Vernonia glaberrima Welw. Ex O. Hoffm (Asteraceae)
    A. M. Alhassan, A. Uba, C. Muhammad, H. L. Bako, I. Malami, Q. U. Ahmed, Y. I. Alkali
    . 2022; 30(1): 77-80
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.11

  • Original Research
  • Integrated Geophysical Methods and Techniques for Studying the Perennial Springs in Ikanje-Share, Kwara State, Nigeria
    A. K. Olawuyi and M. A. Bawallah
    . 2022; 30(1): 68-76
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.10

  • Original Research
  • Awareness and Factors Influencing Farmers’ Decision in Establishing Private Forest Plantation in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State
    A. O. Ibrahim, O. A. Adeniji, K. M. Adelakun, U. I. Fingesi, A. A. Sa’adu, A. Sulyman and E. A. Irunokhai
    . 2022; 30(1): 62-67
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.9

  • Original Research
  • Haematological and Hepatho-Renal Effect of Cashew Nut Oil on Male Wistar Rats
    J. O. Akpotu, S. J. Oniye, S. A. Abdullahi and B. T. Magaji
    . 2022; 30(1): 55-61
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.8

  • Original Research
  • Estimation and Variation of Saturation Mixing Ratio and Mixing Ratio over Potiskum, Nigeria
    D. O. Akpootu, M. I. Iliyasu, I. Nouhou, A. O. Aina, M. Idris, W. Mustapha, D. E. Ohaji and A. D. Muhammad
    . 2022; 30(1): 49-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.7

  • Research Article
  • Probabilistic Cellular Automata Modelling and Simulation of Land-Use Changes in Okomu National Park
    S. J. Okonkwo, A. E. Adeniji, O. A. Adekugbe, P. A. Ukoha and A. R. Adewoye
    . 2022; 30(1): 41-48
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.6

  • Original Research
  • Determination of Design-Related Properties of Selected Irish Potatoes Varieties
    A. Saleh and J. O. Awolola
    . 2022; 30(1): 36-40
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.5

  • Original Research
  • Technical Efficiency of Onion Production in Kebbi State: A Stochastic Frontier Production Function Approach
    Y. Kaka, U. Magaji and A. A. Gindi
    . 2022; 30(1): 28-35
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.4

  • Original Research
  • Performance Evaluation of Date-Seed Activated Carbon as Adsorbent in Adsorption Refrigeration System
    M. S. Abdulkadir, D. M. Kulla and G. Y. Pam
    . 2022; 30(1): 24-27
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.3

  • Original Research
  • Cadmium Geochemistry and Groundwater pollution Status Evaluation using Indexing and Spatial Analysis for Keffe Community and Environs Sokoto Basin, North Western Nigeria
    H. M. Grema, H. Hamidu, A. Suleiman, A. I. Kankara, A. O. Umaru and N. F. Abdulmalik
    . 2022; 30(1): 5-23
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.2

  • Original Research
  • Detection of Newcastle Disease Antibodies amongst Local Chicken Slaughtered in Live Bird Markets in Kaduna, Nigeria
    Y. S. Wungak, A. Alhassan, D. B. Judith, I. Bitrus, I. B. Shallangwa and H. G. Ularamu
    . 2022; 30(1): 1-4
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v30i1.1

  • Original Research
  • Clinicopathological Parameters and Sialyltransferase Activity in Trypanosoma Congolense-Infected Sheep
    Y. S. Baraya, M. E. Sadiq, J. A. Atata, S. J. Enam, S. Adamu, K. B. Kadima, N. M. Useh and K. A. N. Esievo
    . 2021; 29(2): 102-111
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.10

  • Original Research
  • Evaluation of an Antimalarial Herbal Recipe and its Individual Plant Extracts for DNA Fragmentation and Clastogenicity Potential in Swiss Albino Mice
    A. Akinboro, M. A. Rufai, R. A. Adeagbo, A. O. Akanbi, A. S. Ogunkola, D. O. Okunola, T. D. Adeyeye and Y. R. Akanbi
    . 2021; 29(2): 89-101
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i2.9

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