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MICROBIAL PROFILE OF SUYA MEAT
» ABSTRACT Ten (10) samples of suya meat in Enugu were collected randomly and analyzed microbiologically and the isolates were identified as Staphylococcus aureus (35%)Escherichia coli (15%) Streptococcus species (15%) Pseudomanas (35%) . The most frequently isolated organism was Staphylococcus and Pseudomonas. The total viable bacterial counts ranged from 1.9x 3.8x cfu/g whereas, total coli...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 73 engagements |
PRODUCTION AND QUALITY EVALUATION OF BANANA (MUSA SAPIENTUM) WINE
» ABSTRACT Juice was extracted from banana (Musa sapientum) pulp with the addition of lemon juice and was inoculated with Baker’s yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) and held at 30 for seven days. The result of the yeast count increases at 48hr, and at 96hr the yeast count decreased gradually. It ranges from 4.9x107 cfu/ml at 0hr, 5.1x107 at the 48hr and 4.8x107 cfu/ml at 168hr. The pH of th...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 91 engagements |
PREVALENCE OF ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY OF GRAM NEGATIVE BACTERIA IN THE URIN...
» ABSTRACT In order to access the prevalence and sensitivity pattern of urinary pathogens, 60 midstream urine samples from students of Caritas University were investigated using cultural methods. Samples were examined microscopically and cultured in blood agar and Macckonkey agar. Disk diffusion method was used for antibiotic testing. Of the 60 urine samples 48 yielded significant growth with a prev...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 76 engagements |
SUSCEPTIBLES OF SALMONELLA TYPHI AND OTHER BACTERIAL PATHOGENS TO ANTIBIOTICS AN...
» ABSTRACT The susceptibilities of Salmonella typhi and other pathogens to antibiotics and hot aqueous extract of Hibiscus sabdariffa were investigated using agar diffusion and agar well diffusion methods respectively. Salmonella typhi was sensitive to ampicillin, cetriaxone, ciprofloxacin, gentamycin of ofloxacin and perfloxacin. Nitrofurantoin, ampicillin, clarithomycin and augumentin are resistan...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 67 engagements |
THE IMPACT OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE IN EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF NIGERIAN ORGAN...
» ABSTRACT The topic of this study is Impact of Organizational Structure in Effective Management of Nigerian Organization (A study of Nigerian Brewery Plc, Enugu State. The researcher adopted the descriptive survey design. The researcher used both the primary, and secondary sources of Data in the course of the study. The primary data was sourced through the instrument of questionnaire and oral inter...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 67 engagements |
ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF THREE TYPES OF MEDICATED SOAPS OF STARHYROCOCCUS AUREU...
» ABSTRACT The antibacterial activity of three type of medicate soap on staphylococcus aureus isolated from wound infections was conducted. Fifty individual with would infection within the age range of 9 73 years were sampled. Swabsticks were used to collect specimens from wound infection. each swabstick was streaked separately over plates of nutrient and macconkey agar and later incubated at 370c. ...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 56 engagements |
INCIDENCE OF CANDIDACIES AMONG SINGLES AND MARRIED WOMEN OF DIFFERENT GROUP
» ABSTRACT In thus work the incidence of candidacies was studied using selected patients of university of Nigeria teaching hospital Enugu analyzed for the presence of candidacies yeast infection. The specimens were cultured on seaboards agar and blood agar and subculture isolated were C aibicans C Tropical C Knusei C Pseudoizo P cals C paraknusei and C stellatoides. The prevalence of candidacies amo...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 46 engagements |
ISOLATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF BACTERIA ASSOCIATED WITH HAWK SUYA - MEAT
» ABSTRACT This project work is carried at the isolation and characterization of pathogenic bacteria from hawked suya meat, were bought in full from the sellers and was collected in raps of aluminum foil. It was then taken to the laboratory for analysis the samples were homogenized and serial dilution of the sample was made out using 5 ml sterile pipette and test tubes. The dilution were then cul...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 42 engagements |
INVESTIGATE THE MICROBIAL CONTENT OF SOME BOLTED SOFT DRINKS SOLD
» ABSTRACT This work was done in order to investigate the microbial content of some bolted soft drivels sold in Enugu interlopes. Soft drink are consumed in large quantities by the different age groups, adult and children of different class of people all over the state. This is aided by the general availability of these drink almost every place roleve people gather for work or recreational activi...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 49 engagements |
BICONTROL POTENTIAL OF BACILLUS THURINGIENSIS ISOLATED FROM SOIL SAMPLES AGAINST...
» ABSTRACT A major challenge for achieving successful mosquito control is overcoming insecticide resistance. Bacillus thuringiensis which is one of the most effective biolarvacide for control of species of mosquitoes and monitoring of larval susceptibility is essential to avoid resistance development. Mosquito larvacidal activity of Bacillus thuringiensis was assessed by isolating them from ecolo...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 50 engagements |
MICRO-ORGANISM ASSOCIATED WITH SPOILAGE OF TOMATOES (CANNED TOMATOES)
» TABLE OF CONTENT Chapter one 1.0 Introduction Chapter Two 2.0 Literature review 2.1 History of canned tomato 2.2 Types of canned Tomatoes 2.3 Nutrition facts of canned tomatoes 2.4 Common additions of canned tomato 2.5 cau...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 109 engagements |
ISOLATION IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF FUNGI ASSOCIATED WITH THE SPOIL...
» TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction 1.1 Statement of the problem 1.2 Aims/Objective of the Study 1.3 Limitation of the Study 1.4 Signi...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 90 engagements |
GASTROENTERITIS IN PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN IN ENUGU METROPOLIS (6 - 12 YRS)
» ABSTRACT A total of fifty faecal samples were collected form pupils in airport primary school Emene Enugu were used for the study. The duration of the investigation was between February August 2005. These samples were cultured and their causative organisms determined using macconkey agar, deocycholate citrate agar and an alkaline peptone water which was preparect according to manufacturers in...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 86 engagements |
FUNGI ASSOCIATED WITH THE SPOILAGE OF COCOYAM (Colocasia esculenta)
» ABSTRACT Fungi associated with the spoilage of cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta) during storage at ambient temperature (28+20c) was investigated in this study. This was done by cutting the damaged portion of the cocoyam tubers and blend with diluents (water) to have even distribution of the microorganism and ensure ease of plating out. This done with the sample and inoculation was done from the 4...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 79 engagements |
THE EFFECT OF MANAGEMENT ON HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
» TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction CHAPTER TWO 2.0 Causes and Effect of Malnutrition 2.1 Under Malnutrition 2.2 Malnutrition in Children 2.3 Psychological Effect 2.4 Food Habits 2.5 Taboos and Superstition 2.6 ...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 75 engagements |
THE INCIDENCE OF SALMONELLA AND ESCHERICHIA COLI IN LIVESTOCK (POULTRY) FEEDS
» ABSTRACT This work is aimed at determining the incidence of bacterial injections such as Salmonella and Escherichia coliwhich cause health hazards to the poultry in their feeds. Sample feed were obtained from commercial mash operation/ pellet mill operation at New heaven and top feed at Ogbete main market Enugu. The samples were screened for total aerobic bacter...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 66 engagements |
THE PREVALENCE OF STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIA PATIENTS
» ABSTRACT The prevalence of streptococcus pneumonia in pneumonia patients using university of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Enugu as a case study was carried out based on the fact of the pneumonia is one of the commonest afflictions of the aged people and children worldwide. A total of 50 samples were collected. 12 (24%) of the sample were from sputum while 38 (76%) were from nasopharyned swa...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 87 engagements |
BACTERIA ASSOCIATED WITH URINARY TRACT INFECTION IN PREGNANT WOMEN AND THEIR ANT...
» ABSTRACT Urine Sample from pregnant women were analysed for bacteriuria. The result of irinalysis reveals the appearance –yellow and Cloudy, pH 6.0, protein ve, Glucose ve,Blood ve, Urobilinogen. Normal, Ketone ve, Nitrate tve, Bilirubin ve, Ascobic acid –ve in some of the samples. The result of urine microscopy reveal pus cells. 4 6/HPF, Epithelial cell +++, red cells nil, yeast ...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 86 engagements |
EFFECT OF STEEPING PERIOD ON YIELD AND ACCEPTABILITY OF STARCH EXTRACTED FROM SO...
» ABSTRACT Starch was extracted from two varieties of sorghum bicolor grains (white and red varieties) steeped for 6, 8 and 12 hours by wet milling method, the starch samples were analysed for yield, functional properties and overall acceptability. The yield of the white variety ranged from 0.45 – 0.70kg and the red variety was 0.40 – 0.50kg. The result of their functional properties were as ...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 74 engagements |
COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF PIPEBORNE WATER AND OTHER SOURCES OF WATER WITHIN ENUGU ...
» ABSTRACT Comparative analysis of water was carried out on well water, stream and pipe born water obviated within Emene locality of Enugu state the sample were subjected to some analytical tests final like presumptive tests, comfirmative test final like presumptive tests, comfirmative test, completed test, indole test and plate count for the organism that develop on the culture, the result...Continue Reading »
65 pages | 70 engagements |