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Journal of Basic and Applied Biology, 5(1-2), 2011

 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

 

ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF CHOSEN SOUTH PENINSULAR COAST SEAWEED EXTRACTS AGAINST METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS (MRSA) V.A.J. HUXLEY, P. SUTHAN AND M. VICTOR JOSEPH -1-6

CYTOLOGICAL STUDY ON THREE CYTOTYPES OF BERMUDA GRASS (CYNODON DACTYLON (L.) PERS.) FROM HARYANA AND SHIWALIK HILLS AKSHITA, R.S. DHALIWAL AND R.C.GUPTA               7-12

A STUDY ON THE PROTEASE PRODUCING HALOPHILIC BACTERIA ISOLATED FROM THAMARAIKULAM SALT WORKS, KANYA KUMARI DISTRICT G.UMA, V.G.SAJITHA, U. JOSEPHIN BENEDIT BAI, S. RAVIKUMAR   13-16

APPLICATION OF BIOFERTILIZERS ON THE GROWTH ATTRIBUTING CHARACTERS     OF GROUNDNUT (ARACHIS HYPOGEA, L. VAR. TMV – 7) A. IREN AMUTHA AND M. REGINALD          17-19

STUDIES ON THE EFFECT OF SELECTED WEED EXTRACTS AGAINST AMRASCA DEVASTANS (DISTANT) (CICADELLIDAE: HEMIPTERA) ON ABELMOSCHUS ESCULENTUS LINNAEUS A.PREMJITH JINHAM1  AND S.SAM MANOHAR DAS              20-24

STUDIES ON THE FUNCTIONAL RESPONSE OF RHYNOCORIS LONGIFRONS (HETEROPTERA: REDUVIIDAE) TO ECOSILL TREATED PREY D. MITRADEV           25-28

TOXICITY RESPONSE OF  SYNTHETIC PYRETHROID AND A PLANT PRODUCT ON RED FLOUR BEETLE TRIBOLIUM CASTANEUM (HERBST) (COLEOPTERA : TENEBRIONIDAE) A. PREMJITH JINHAM  29-35

GENETIC DIVERSITY EVALUATION OF ANTI-TUMOUR DRUG YIELDING PLANT- CAESALPINIA BONDUCELLA L. USING RAPD MARKERS             A. JOHN DE BRITTO, P. BENJAMIN JEYA RATHNA KUMAR,   T. LEON STEPHAN RAJ AND G.NAGARAJAN             36-40

ANTIFOULING ACTIVITY OF  BIOACTIVE COMPOUNDS FROM MARINE SPONGE ACANTHELLA ELONGATA ON  LARVAL ATTACHEMENT OF BALANUS AMPHITRITE (CIRRIPEDIA, CRUSTACEA) V.GANAPIRIYA, A.MAHARAJAN AND P.KUMARASAMY     41-47

ANTIMICROBIAL BUSTLE OF SELECTED YERCAUD MEDICINAL PLANTS AGAINST COMMERCIALLY IMPORTANT HUMAN PATHOGENS G. HARISANKAR, P. SUTHAN, M. VICTOR JOSEPH AND V. A. J. HUXLEY 48-52

CHARACTERISTICS OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS IN SOLAR SALTWORKS BAM DEO PANDEY      53-59

GC-MS STUDIES ON ALCOHOLIC LEAF EXTRACT OF LIMONIA CRENULATA ROXB. SARGUNAM MERINAL PRINCE AND GOVINDA NADAR VIJI STELLA BAI   60-71

ECOLOGICAL STUDIES ON THREE MEDICINALLY IMPORTANT PLANTS OF THE FAMILY EUPHORBIACEAE D.SHEELA AND K.K. DIVYAMOL                            72-77

DYE INDUSTRY EFFLUENT INDUCED STRESS-AMELIORATING EFFICACY OF ULVA LACTUCA ON REDUCED MORPHOMETRIC, BIOCHEMICAL AND ENZYMATIC CHARACTERISTICS OF CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA TAUB. K. SELVARAJ, R. SEVUGAPERUMAL AND V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN, V.   78-84

GROSS ALPHA AND GROSS BETA ACTIVITY CONCENTRATIONS IN DRINKING WATER COLLECTED FROM BORE WELLS OF SOUTHWEST COASTAL VILLAGES OF TAMIL NADU, INDIA D.DEVA JAYANTHI, C.G. MANIYAN, S. PERUMAL       85-88

HYDROCHEMICAL INVESTIGATION OF MUKKADAL RESERVOIR IN KANYAKUMARI DISTRICT, TAMILNADU D. MERCY LEELAVATHY AND D. WILLIAM CHRISTUDHAS   89-93

SEASONAL VARIATIONS OF PHYTOPLANKTON IN THE FRESHWATER TEMPLE POND OF MUNCHIRAI, VILAVANCODE TALUK, KANYAKUMARI DISTRICT R. JACKLIN JEMI AND G.S. REGINI BALASINGH       94-99

SCREENING SESAMUM INDICUM L. AGAINST POWDERY MILDEW PADMA SUNDARI, M. AND KAMALA, T. 100-102

NUTRITIONAL EVALUATION IN SESAMUM INDICUM L. M. PADMA SUNDARI, T. KAMALA, AND Y.V. RAO 103-106

THE EFFECT OF DYE FACTORY EFFLUENT ON GROWTH, YIELD AND BIOCHEMICAL ATTRIBUTES OF COW PEA (VIGNA UNGUICULATA (L.) WALP. P. KATHIRVEL, P. KUMUDHA        107-112

NUTRITIONAL AND ANTI-NUTRITIONAL COMPOSITION OF MOSQUITO BEAN: AN UNDER-EXPLOITED FOOD LEGUME IN SOUTH INDIA P. KATHIRVEL AND P. KUMUDHA      113-124

ANTIMICROBIAL AND PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF CASSIA TORA LEAF EXTRACTS JINU JOHN, ARCHANA MEHTA, PRADEEP MEHTA  125-131

ADVERSE EFFECT OF METHYL PARATHION ON A TISSUE PROTEIN PROFILE OF THE REDUVIID  PREDATOR, RHYNOCORIS FUSCIPES FABRICIUS  (HETEROPTERA: REDUVIIDAE) V. T. NOBLE SINGH, S. SAM MANOHAR DAS, P. JUSTIN KUMAR  132-137

NUTRIENT COMPOSITION OF ARTIFICIAL FEEDS FOR AQUARIUM FISHES      BAM DEO PANDEY AND N.P. SAHU              138-142

IN VITRO PROPAGATION OF ORTHOSIPHON THYMIFLORUS (ROTH) SLEESEN – AN IMPORTANT MEDICINAL PLANT L. JOHN PETER ARULANANDAM, S. GHANTHIKUMAR AND L. ANUCHITRA    143-146

A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF WILD AND   CULTIVATED LIMA BEANS (PHASEOLUS LUNATUS L.) P. KATHIRVEL AND P. KUMUDHA 147-155

PHYTOCHEMICAL SCREENING OF SIEGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS L., A MEDICINAL PLANT OF ASTERACEAE R.GEETHA AND G.V. GOPAL  156-164

DEVELOPMENT OF BACTERIAL CONSORTIUM FOR BIOREMEDIATION OF CRUDE PETROLEUM OIL IN THE CONTAMINATED WATER D.NANCY, S.PRAHATHESWARI AND S.AMALA          165-169

IMMUNOSTIMULATORY EFFECT OF POLY HERBS (ASTRAGALUS MEMBRANACEUS   AND CELOSIA ARGENTIA) IN TILAPIA (OREOCHROMIS MOSSAMBICUS)                A. RENU, ASWIN ANUSHIYA, S. JEBILA, C. ARYA ANTONY, A. ANTO CORDELIA              170-178

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ALPHA, BETA, AND GAMMA CRYSTALLINS FROM LENS OF TWO SPECIES OF RABBIT (SYLVILAGUS FLORIDANUS AND ORYCTOLAGUS CANICULUS) ASWIN ANUSHIYA, A. RENU AND T.A. ANTO CORDELIA           179-184

SESAMUM RADIATUM SCHUMACH. & THONN. (PEDALIACEAE), A NEW DISTRIBUTIONAL RECORD TO FLORA OF EASTERN GHATS K. PRASAD, V. SRINIVASA RAO AND B. RAVI PRASAD RAO   185-186

BENEFICAL EFFECT OF RHIZOBACTERIA FOR THE GROWTH OF RICE (ORYZA SATIVA L.) V.SATHYAVATHE, T.KUBERAN, K. ANANTHA RUBY LAVANYA AND V. THIRUMALAI ARASU        187-198

INFLUENCE OF JIWAMRITA TREATED MULBERRY LEAVES TO ENHANCE SILK PRODUCTION IN THE SILKWORM BOMBYX MORI G.AMALA RANI, C.PADMALATHA, A.J.A.RANJITH SINGH AND K.CHAIRMAN    199-203

ANTIBACTERIAL EFFECTS OF ULVA FACIATA EXTRACTS ON NOSOCOMIAL PATHOGEN PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA V. ASWIN BABY, M. REGINALD APAVOO AND V.A.J. HUXLEY  204-208

A CHECKLIST OF TERRESTRIAL FUNGI IN AND AROUND CAUVERY RIVER BED OF VELUR, NAMAKKAL DISTRICT, TAMIL NADU, INDIA A. RAJA, K. NANDAKUMAR, K. GOWRISANKAR, M. SIVASHANMUGAM AND N. JAYABALAN            209-213

ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF SOME MARINE ALGAE COLLECTED FROM THE COAST OF MUTTOM IN KANYAKUMARI DISTRICT OF TAMIL NADU D. VANILA AND T. LEON STEPHAN RAJ             214-217

EFFECT OF UV- B RADIATION ON PROTEIN AND DNA OF COW PEA (VIGNA UNGUICULATA (L.) WALP) A. JOHN DE BRITTO, M. JEEVITHA AND T. LEON STEPHAN RAJ       218-223

REPORT OF SACCARDOELLA MARINOSPORA HYDE FROM KERALA (INDIA) R. GAYATRI NAMBIAR AND K. RAVEENDRAN              224-226

DETERMINATION OF PHENOLIC COMPOUNDS IN RED VARIETY OF CASHEW APPLE  (ANACARDIUM OCCIDENTALE L.) BY GC-MS P. SIVAGURUNATHAN, S. SIVASANKARI AND S.M. MUTHUKKARUPPAN          227-231

ANTI-ULCEROGENIC ACTIVITY OF LIMONIA  CRENULATA ROXB. S.MERINAL AND G. VIJI STELLA BAI   232-234

GENDER  DIFFERENCES IN OXIDATIVE STRESS DURING RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS    P. MURUGASUNDARI, A. IRUDHAYA CHARLES DORNI, J. SAKTHIVEL       235-240

THE EFFECTS SCOTOPHASE ON GROWTH, FEED CONVERSION RATE AND SURVIVAL OF   ORNAMENTAL    FISH PEARL GOWSAMI (TRICHOGASTER LEERI) A.RENU AND J.ANUSHYA 241-245

STUDIES ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF SEAWEED RESOURCES IN KANYAKUMARI REGION, THE SOUTH EAST COAST OF TAMIL NADU J. JOHN PETER PAUL AND D. PATRIC RAJA              246-251

A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE EFFICIENCY OF TWO SEAWEED EXTRACTS AS BIOSTIMULANTS ON ZEA MAYS L. P. FRANCISCA AND S.KALAVATHY           252-257

PRELIMINARY PHYTOCHEMICAL  SCREENING AND ANTIXANTHOMONAS ACTIVITY OF COW URINE  EXTRACT OF CALOTROPIS GIGANTIA  (L.)  AIT. F. S. SHANTHI, P. SUMITHRA AND A. PANNEERSELVAM                  258-264

CHARACTERISATION OF TANNERY EFFLUENT, THIRUMUDIVAKKAM, CHENNAI,  TAMILNADU S. DEEPA, K. VALIVITTAN,  INDIRA VINCENT  AND C.S. THARADEVI   265-270

IMMUNOMODULATORY POTENTIAL OF CRUDE ULVA EXTRACT ON THE PROTECTION OF BACTERIAL DISEASES IN MALABAR GROUPER (EPINEPHELUS MALABARICUS) V. A. J. HUXLEY, S. JEROLD XAVIER, BHAMINI AND B. XAVIER INNOCENT    271-277

IN VITRO PROPAGATION OF COLEUS AMBOINICUS  LOUR. - AN AROMATIC MEDICINAL PLANT L. JOHN PETER ARULANANDAM, LEEMA ROSE , P.J. ROSAKUTTY AND S. GHANTHIKUMAR    278-282

RESPONSE OF BIO-FERTLIZER (AZOLLA PINNATA) AND SEAWEED (GRACILARIA CORTICATA) ON GROWTH AND YIELD ATTRIBUTES OF SORGHUM BICOLOR WILLD G.S. REGINI BALASINGH             283-289

SEASONAL OBSERVATIONS ON PHYTOPLANKTON DIVERSITY OF MUKKADAL RESERVOIR, KANYAKUMARI DISTRICT, SOUTH TAMIL NADU R. JACKLIN JEMI  AND G.S. REGINI BALASINGH                              290-294

IN VITRO REGENERATION OF PLANTLETS FROM LEAF AND INTERNODAL EXPLANTS OF CENTRATHERUM PUNCTATUM CASS. THROUGH INDIRECT ORGANOGENESIS P. FRANCISCA AND S.KALAVATHY  295-300

EFFECT OF SEAWEED LIQUID FERTILIZER ON GROWTH AND BIOCHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS OF CICER ARIETINUM L. P. GURUSARAVANAN, V. PANDIYARAJAN AND N. JAYABALAN                301-306

PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS AND ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF MOMORDICA CHARANTIA DESCOURT., A KNOWN MEDICINAL PLANT A. JOHN DE BRITTO AND D. HERIN SHEEBA GRACELIN          307-311

SCREENING OF KERATINOLYTIC BACTERIA BACILLUS CEREUS FROM THE FEATHER DUMPING SOIL OF SIVAKASI T. SIVAKUMAR, V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN T. SHANKAR, P. VIJAYABASKAR AND K.T.K. ANANDAPANDIAN             312-321

STUDIES ON THE REPELLENCY OF THREE PLANT EXTRACTS TO TRIBOLIUM CASTANEUM HERBST S. JEYA AND S. SAM MANOHAR DAS  322-326

MARINE CYANOBACTERIA - A POTENT SOURCE FOR THERAPEUTICS A. GANESH KUMAR, G. SELVAKUMAR AND T. THIRUNALASUNDARI       327-335

WOUND HEALING ACTIVITY OF SOLVENT EXTRACTS OF PHYLLANTHUS WIGHTIANUS (WHOLE PLANT) O. SIVAPRIYA, M.B. VISWANATHAN, M.VENKATESAN 336-343

INFLUENCE OF MEDIA, SUCROSE AND PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS ON IN VITRO APOSPORY INDUCTION AND DEVELOPMENTAL CHANGES IN SPEHAROSTEPHANOS UNITUS JOHNSON, M AND V.S. MANICKAM   344-351

IN VITRO PROLIFERATION OF SECONDARY AND TERTIARY GAMETOPHYTES FROM THE SPORE DERIVED GAMETOPHYTES OF THE FERN PHLEBODIUM AUREUM L. M. JOHNSON AND V.S. MANICKAM                352-354

MOBILIZATION OF SELECTED TISSUE SUBSTRATES IN APIS CERANA INDIA (F) RAISED ON FORTIFIED DIET C. SUNITHIRA AND S. SAM MANOHAR DAS         355-358

PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CHITOSAN NANOPARTICLE USING PROTEIN ADSORPTION FROM AQUEOUS SOLUTION S.MICHAEL-ANTO AND G.ANNADURAI               359-368

STUDIES ON THE EFFECT OF LIGHT ON GROWTH AND REPRODUCTION OF SILKWORM BOMBYX MORI L. T. SAM SUJI AND M. RAMANI BAI         369-373

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