Articles in Press
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/60878 : Case Fatality in COVID-19; a District Perspective
Hamzullah Khan1*, Faridullah Shah2, Khalid Khan3 and Abuzar4
1 Department of Hematology, Director Research and Development, Nowshera Medical College, Nowshera, Pakistan.
2 Pediatric PGMI Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar, Pakistan.
3 Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Medical Institute HMC, Peshawar, Pakistan.
4 COVID-19 District Health Office Nowshera, India.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/60795 : Distribution of COVID-19 by Sex and Age Groups and its Association with Travel and Contact History: An Overview of Early Epidemic
Hamzullah Khan1*, Fazli Bari1 and Zahid Khan2
1 Department of Pathology, Nowshera Medical College, Nowshera, Pakistan.
2 Department of Microbiology, Chairman Infection Control Committee, Nowshera Medical College,
3 Department of General Surgery, Qazi Hussain Ahmed Medical Complex, Nowshera, Pakistan.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/55995: GC-MS Analysis and Antimicrobial Spectrum of Stem Bark Extracts of Ficus sycomorus
Yunusa Saheed1*, Ibrahim Tijani Babalola2, Abubakar El-Ishaq3
and Mustapha Nasir2
1Desert Research Monitoring and Control Center, Yobe State University, P.M.M 1144 Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria.
2Chemistry Department, Yobe State University, P.M.B 1144, Damaturu Yobe State, Nigeria.
3Science Laboratory Technology Department, Federal Polytechnics, P.M.B 1006, Damaturu,
Yobe State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/59461: Genotypic Detection and Characterization of Adhesins in Clinical Escherichia coli Isolates
M. Y. Iliyasu1*, I. Mustapha2, H. Yakubu3, H. M. Shuaibu4, A. F. Umar1,
E. B. Agbo1, A. Uba1 and Y. Y. Deeni5
1Department of Microbiology, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, ATBU, Bauchi, Nigeria.
2Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Health Technology, Nguru, Nigeria.
3Department of Microbiology, Bauchi State University, Gadau, Nigeria.
4Health Services Department, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, ATBU, Bauchi, Nigeria.
5Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Federal University, Dutse, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/57682:Microbial Assessment of Kunu Sold in Awka
C. C. Ezemba1*, C. C. Obinabo2, E. J. Archibong2 and O. M. Mbah1
1Department of Microbiology, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), P. M. B 02, Uli,
Anambra State, Nigeria.
2Department of Applied Microbiology and Brewing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, P. M. B. 5025, Awka,
Anambra State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/57013: Effect of Processing on the Proximate Composition of Acha (Digitaria exilis and D. Iburua (Kippist) Stapf) Flours and Sensory Evaluation of the Gruels Fermented with Starters
Olorode, M. Efemenaa1* and Wakil, M. Sherifahb2
1Biotechnology Centre, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, Jericho Hills, Ibadan, Oyo State Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/58383: Development of Competency among Health Care
Workers and Students in Handwashing Technique to Reduce Nosocomial Infections
1Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, Geetanjali Medical College and Hospital,
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/37939: Biological Control of Pratylenchus zeae with
Glomus mosseae and Purpureocillium lilacinum in Maize Production
Edward Oyekanmi1*, Danny Coyne2 and Bamidele Fawole3
1Biological Sciences Department, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, Wesley University Ondo,
P.M.B. 507, Ondo City, Ondo State, Nigeria.
2Nematology Laboratory, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Oyo Road, Ibadan,
3Crop Protection and Environmental Biology Department, Faculty of Agriculture,
University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/57679: Utilization of Various Starch Hydrolysates and
Defatted Proteins by Bacillus Cereus for Microbial Synthesis of Methionine in Submerged Medium
C. C. Ezemba1* and I. A. Ekwealor2
1Department of Microbiology, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Anambra State, Nigeria.
2Department of Applied Microbiology and Brewing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State,
Article ID : 2020/MRJI/57034: Isolation and Enzymatic Activity of Thermo-tolerantBacteria from Waste Dumpsites in Umudikeand Environs
C. N. Obi1*, B. O. Ihuoma1 and S. Ike1
1Department of Microbiology, College of Natural Sciences, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture,
Umudike, P.M.B 7267, Umuahia, Abia State Nigeria.
Article ID : 2019/MRJI/53789 : Effect of Cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum) Bark Extract on Proximate Composition and Microbial Stability of Smoked-dried African Catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822)
M. M. Bello1* and M. Y. Haruna1
1Department of Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Maiduguri, P.M.B. 1069, Maiduguri,
Article ID : 2019/MRJI/51771 : The Role of Interleukin-10 and Interferon-gamma in Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis
Wedad M. Abdelraheem1*, Nagwa M. Zenhom2, Ebtesam E. Hassan3
and Aliaa S. Abd El Fatah4
1Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Minia University, Minia,
2Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Minia University, Minia, Egypt.
3Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Minia University, Minia, Egypt.
4Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Minia University, Minia, Egypt.
Article ID : 2019/MRJI/52289 : Frequency Distribution and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Bacteria Commonly Isolated from Pus Samples
Monika Tangi Mukeshe1, Munyaradzi Mukesi1* and Francis Farai Chikuse2
1Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Private Bag 13388, Windhoek, Namibia.
2Pathcare Namibia, 155 Nelson Mandela Avenue, Erospark, Windhoek, Namibia.
Article ID : 2019/MRJI/50892 : Inactivation of Escherichia coli, Coliforms and Coliphages during Storage of Animal Wastes under Tropical Climatic Conditions for Improved Health & Hygiene Environments and for Value Addition
B. P. Madoshi1*, A. P. Muhairwa2, M. M. A. Mtambo3 and A. Forslund4
1Department of Microbiology and Immunology, ST Francis University College of Health and Allied
Sciences, P. O. Box 175, Ifakara, Tanzania.
2Department of Veterinary Medicine and Public Health, Sokoine University of Agriculture, College of
Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, , P.O. Box 3021, Morogoro
3Tanzania Industrial Research Developments Organisation, TIRDO Complex, P. O. Box 23235, DSM,
4Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Food Safety and Zoonoses, University of Copenhagen, Stigbøjlen 4, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark.
Article ID : 2019/MRJI/49904 : Hydrocarbon Degradation Potential of Heterotrophic Bacteria Isolated from Oil Polluted Sites in Sakpenwa Community in Rivers State
R. N. Akwukwaegbu1, P. O. Okerentugba1, G. C. Okpokwasili1, H. O. Stanley1* and C. J. Ugboma2
1Department of Microbiology, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
2Department of Microbiology, Rivers State University, Nkpolu Oroworukwo, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2018/MRJI/44601: Molecular Characterization of Escherichia coli Isolated from Urine Samples of Children Patients in Nigeria
Chukuwudum Chidinma Vivian1, Oluduro Anthonia Olufunke1, Ogunlusi Eunice Damilola1* and Olasehinde Deborah Oluwasola1
1Medical and Environmental Unit, Department of Microbiology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2018/MRJI/45616 : Isolation, Characterisation and Effect of Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria on the Growth of Maize (Zea mays)
Akintokun, Aderonke Kofoworola1, Ezaka, Emmanuel2*, Akintokun, Pius Oluwagbemiga1, Taiwo, Lateef. Bamidele2 and Shittu, Olufunke Bolatito1
1Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
2Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Obafemi Awolowo University, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Article ID : 2015/MRJI/18175 : Correlation Between Antimicrobials Resistance Patterns And The Presence of Stx1, Stx2 and Eae In Escherichia coli
G.L.H.Assumpcao1, M.V.Cardozo1, L.G.Beraldo1, R.P. Maluta2, J.T.Silva3, F.A.Avila4, E.C.Rigobelo5,
1Programa de Pós-graduação em Microbiologia Veterinária – UNIVI – FCAV Jaboticabal.
2Postdoctoral Research Associate – Universidade Estadual de Campinas.
3Mestranda do Programa de Pós-graduação em Microbiologia Agropecuária –UNIVI – FCAV.
4Professor do Departamento de Patologia Veterinária – UNIVI – FCAV.
5Professor do Departamento de Produção Vegetal – UNIVI-FCAV Jaboticabal.
Article ID : 2015/BMRJ/20356 : Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Assay for Rapid and Visual Detection of Brucella Organism in Bovine Semen
Bikash R. Prusty1, V.K. Chaturvedi2, Mohini Saini3, Pallab Chaudhuri4 and Praveen K. Gupta1*
1Division of Veterinary Biotechnology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, India.
2Division of Biological Products, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, India.
3Division of Biochemistry, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, India.
4Division of Bacteriology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, India.
Article ID : 2017/MRJI/31886 : Purification and Characterization of Linamarase from Lactobacillus plantarum
B. S. Adeleke1*, B. J. Akinyele1 and O. O. Olaniyi1
1Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.