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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.

2021, Vol: 29, Issue: 1


Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.

    Original Research

  • Antibiotic Resistance and Transfer of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase (ESBL) Resistant Plasmids in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolates From Hospitalized Patients
    O. S. Egbule
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 90-99
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.11

  • Effect of Honey on Oxidative Stress in the Brain Tissue of Sleep Deprived Rats
    O. O. Akintoye, A. J. Ajibare, O. A. Fabunmi, A. O. Asuku, R. A. Tajudeen
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 83-89
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.10

  • : In-vitro growth enhancement of Cedrela odorata using BAP and NAA
    J. O. Afolabi, A. O. Asonibare, O. A. Onawumi and E. O. Oyetunde
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 71-82
    » Abstract » PDF

  • Evaluation of Yield and Nutritional Composition of Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) Grown on Different Substrates
    O. J. Olujobi and E. A. Adeniji
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 63-70
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.8

  • Research Article

  • An Integrated Boost-Sepic Higher Static Gain DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic (PV) Based Micro-Grid Application
    H. Isah, Y. M. Sagagi and Y. Aliyu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 55-62
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.7

  • Original Research

  • Antiproliferative and Antimicrobial Activities of Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f. Stem Bark Extract
    K. M. Salawu, A. A. Oyerinde and R. H. Bello
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 49-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.6

  • Comparative Analysis between Selection Sort and Merge Sort Algorithms
    A. M. Rabiu, E. J. Garba, B. Y. Baha and M. I. Mukhtar
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 43-48
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.5

  • Research Article

  • Application of 2D Electrical Resistivity Imaging for Mineral Ore Exploration Within a Basement Complex Formation
    G. O. Layade, C. O. Ogunkoya, V. Makinde and K. D. Ajayi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 34-42
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.4

  • Original Research

  • Predominance of Keratinophilic Fungi and Dermatohytes Species in Dumpsite Locations in Ogun State, Nigeria
    B. T. Thomas, O. D. Popoola and F. M. Oyeyipo
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 23-33
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.3

  • Geo-spatial Classification of Vulnerability Zones using Lithological, Elevation and Geoelectric Parameters in a typical Basement Complex Environment
    O. R. Olajide, I. A. Adeyemo and S. O. Olaogun
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 13-22
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.2

  • A Block Trigonometrically Fitted Backward Differentiation Formula for the Numerical Solution of Initial Value Problem with Oscillating Solutions
    R. I. Abdulganiy, O. A. Akinfenwa and S. A. Okunuga
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2021; 29(1): 1-12
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v29i1.1

  • Marketing Expansion Strategies for Local Crops-Based Couscous in Tahoua State, Niger Republic
    Zakou Amadou, Bello Haruna Mohammed,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 70-80
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.9

  • Research Article

  • In silico screening of sesquiterpene lactones as aldose reductase inhibitors
    Alhassan Muhammad Alhassan, Ibrahim Malami,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 64-69
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.8

  • Original Research

  • Farmers’ Adoption of System of Rice Intensification in Chanchaga Local Government Area of Niger State, Nigeria
    T. H. Aliyu, O. G. Bello, L. K. Olatinwo, K. F. Omotesho, L. L. Adefalu and I. Garba
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 55-63
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.7

  • Application of Morphostructural and Spatial Analyses in Placer-Gold Source Interpretation Within Wonaka Schist Belt, Northwestern-Nigeria
    Haruna Muhammed Grema, Wanduku Andongma Tende
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 43-54
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.6

  • Bacterial Contamination Associated with Mobile Cell Phones among Undergraduate Students of Federal University of Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria
    Y. Yaaba., , A. Chuku., , U. S. Okposhi., , N. S. Hadi., , S. A. Ramalan. ,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 36-42
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.5

  • Research Article

  • Factors Determining Birth Intervals: A Multilevel Mixed Effect Parametric Survival Approach
    Olakiitan Ibukun Adeniyi, Ifeoluwa Ruth Olonijolu, Adesupo Adeoye Akinrefon
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 29-35
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.4

  • Thermal Radiation Effect on Fully Developed Natural Convection Flow in a Vertical Micro-Channel
    babatunde aina,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 20-28
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.3

  • Original Research

  • Non Linear Kinetic And Equilibrium Adsorption Isotherm Study of Cadmium(II) Sorption By Dacryodes edulis Biomass.
    Loretta Chukwudumebi Overah,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 10-19
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.2

  • Toxicity Studies on Aqueous-Methanol Pod Extract of Vigna Unguiculata (Cowpea) in Wistar Strain Albino Rats
    ADA FLORENCE OKWUNAKWE, YUSUF SAIDU, SULEIMAN A ISAH, MOHAMMED ACHOR, ABBAS ABDULLAHI YAHAYA
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(2): 1-9
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i2.1

  • Development and Performance Evaluation of an Improved Thermal Performance Wood Stove Using Skirt
    ISAAC AJUNWA, Clement O Folayan, Gyang Yakubu Pam, Shitu Abubakar, Muhammad Usman Kaisan, Musega Junior Iorpenda
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 93-102
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.12

  • Research Article

  • Statistical Modelling of Comorbidity Effect on Second Cancer
    Emmanuel Segun Oguntade, Matthew Damilare Oladimeji,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 85-92
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.11

  • DERMINANTS OF RICE FARMERS INVESTMENT IN VALUE ADDITION AND ITS EFFECT ON POVERTY STATUS IN KEBBI STATE, NIGERIA.
    AISHA SIMBIAT HUSSAINI, OLADIMEJI YUSUF USMAN,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 75-84
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.10

  • Isolation of Biofilm Producing Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus from Hospitalized Orthopaedic Patients in Kano State, Nigeria
    Dominic Agbo Oche , Umar Abdulrahim, Amaka Sylvia Oheagbulem, Busayo Olalekan Olayinka
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 66-74
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.9

  • Original Research

  • Evidence of Malnutrition and its Associated Factors among Under-five Children in Danko-Wasagu Kebbi State, North-western Nigeria
    Sanusi Bello Mada, Keziah David Bawa, Muhammad Auwal Saliu, Auwalu Garba, Muawiya Musa Abarshi, Aliyu Muhammad, Ibrahim Garba,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 56-65
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.8

  • Chemical speciation and potential mobility of some metals of selected farmland in Kogi State, North Central Nigeria
    Jude E Emurotu,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 48-55
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.7

  • Modeling the Effect of Bank Specific Factors on Financial Performance of Commercial Banks in Nigeria: Panel Data Regression Approach
    Yisa Yakubu, Mercy Sitamara Egopija,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 40-47
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.6

  • Split-plot Central Composite Experimental Design Method for Optimization of Cake Height to Achieve desired Texture
    Yisa Yakubu, Zulihat Queen Aliyu, Abubakar Usman, Patience Evans,
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 30-39
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.5

  • SPECTROPHOTOMETRY DETERMINATION OF CAFFEINE AND VITAMIN B6 IN BEVERAGES, ENERGY/SOFT DRINKS AND HERBAL PRODUCTS
    Ogunneye, Adeyemi Lawrence, Gbadamosi, Muideen Remilekun, Falegbe Oluwaseun H. and Badejo, Olayemi Aderanti, Kadiri Tajudeen Muhammed
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 22-29
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.4

  • Resuscitation of Bacteria after Dechlorination of Treated Drinking Water
    Olusoji Olusegun Adebisi, Yetunde I. Kayode, Tayo M. Kayode-Isola, Bilikis A. Saka
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 15-21
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.3

  • Prevalence of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamases (ESBLs) and Metallo-BetaLactamases (MBLs) Among Healthy and Hospitalized Children in Abraka and Eku Communities, Delta State, Nigeria
    OLIVIA SOCHI EGBULE, Erkison Ewomazino Odih
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 7-14
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.2

  • Beetroot (Beta vulgaris) Juice Inhibits Key Carbohydrate Metabolising Enzymes Associated With Type II Diabetes Abbreviated version of title: Beetroot Juice is a Hypoglycemic Agent.
    Henrietta Ayodele Oboh, Oghenerukevwe Anne Obayiuwana, Eghe Osawaru Aihie, JOY ISOKEN IYAYI, EMMANUEL JIMMY UDOH
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2020; 28(1): 1-6
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v28i1.1

  • Evaluation of Physicochemical Parameters and Some Heavy Metals from Tannery Effluents of Sharada and Challawa Industrial Areas of Kano State, Nigeria
    A.N. Shaibu, A.A. Audu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 162-171
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.22

  • Isolation of Quarcetin-3-O-β-D-glucopyranoside from the Ethanol Leaf Extract of Ficus sycomorous L. (Moracaea)
    I. Atiku, U.U. Pateh, I. Iliya, A.M. Musa, M.I. Sule, Y.M. Sani, U.A. Hanwa, S.M. Abdullahi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 157-161
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.21

  • Original Research

  • Hypoglycemic and Hypolipidemic Effect of Methanol Extract of Hibiscus Sabdariffa Seed in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Albino Rats
    F. S. Adefolalu, J. S. Salawa, T. Y. Gara and A. N. Abubakar
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 151-156
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.20

  • Review Article

  • Sickle Cell Disease among Blacks; the Possible Pivotal Role of Precision Medicine: A Focused Review on Management of Pain
    M. A. Ndakotsu and S. A. Balarabe
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 142-150
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.19

  • Original Research

  • Brine Shrimp Cytotoxic and Lemna minor Phytotoxic Evaluations of the Methanol Extracts of the Leaves, Stem and Root Barks of Sacrocephalus latifolius
    E. O. Ikpefan
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 136-141
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.18

  • Modelling Subsidy as a Cooperative Advertising Channel Coordination Mechanism
    P. E. Ezimadu
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 127-135
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.17

  • Shell Growth Pattern and Percentage Flesh Yield of the West African Clam, Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1778) from Itu Creek, Niger Delta Nigeria
    V. F. Akinjogunla and R. O. Moruf
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 119-126
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.16

  • Ex-Vivo Uterine Activity of Theobroma Cacao (Malvaceae) Aqueous Seed Extract and Cymbopogon Citratus (Poaceae) Aqueous Leaf Extract – A Preliminary Investigation
    E. E. Bafor and G. U. Omogiade
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 108-118
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.15

  • Isolation of Epicatechin from the Stem Bark of Neocarya macrophylla (Sabine) Prance (Chrysobalanaceae)
    A. J. Yusuf, M. I. Abdullahi, A. M. Musa, A. K. Haruna, V. Mzozoyana and A. Sanusi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 101-107
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.14

  • Evaluation of Growth and Fruit Quality of Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) Irrigated with African Catfish Cultured Wastewater
    A.O. Akinwole, A.B. Dauda and E.B. Oyewole
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 95-100
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.13

  • Expression of Wild-Type p53 by Curcumin, Alpinetin and Flavokawain B in Colorectal Cancer cells Expressing R273H Mutant p53
    I. Malami, A. Muhammad, I. B. Abubakar and A. M. Alhassan
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 88-94
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.12

  • Prevalence and Risk Factors of Malaria in Kano Metropolis, Nigeria
    Z. H. Madobi
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 76-87
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.11

  • A Modified Boost-Boost High Gain DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic (PV) Based Off Grid Applications
    H. Isah, Y. M. Sagagi and A. Bako
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 70-75
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.10

  • Analysis of Structure and Efficiency of Cassava Marketing in Ado-Ekiti Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Nigeria
    H. Egwuma, A. E. Muhammed, O. A. Ojeleye, Y. U. Oladimeji and A. A. Hassan
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 62-69
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.9

  • Screening and Selection of Cryptococcus Neoformans Using Urease Activity and Temperature Range
    E. A. Oghomwenakhin and L. Eboigbe
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 57-61
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.8

  • Effect of Terminalia catappa Leaves Extract on Corrosion of Mild Steel using Response Surface Methodology
    A. O. Okewale, O. A. Adesina and B. H. Akpeji
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 47-56
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.7

  • Antinociceptive Effect of the Ethanol Leaf Extract of Balanites aegyptiaca Linn in Albino Rats
    O. A. Sodipo, J. Yakubu, A. M. Dungus and B. Wampana
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 39-46
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.6

  • Anti-nutritional Composition of Honey Samples from Four Northern States of Nigeria
    O. B. Oriolowo, O. J. John, D. S. Abubakar, T. M. Jonah and D. Ismaila
    Nig. J. Basic Appl. Sci.. 2019; 27(2): 32-38
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.4314/njbas.v27i2.5



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