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PROJECT TOPIC ON- DIARRHOEA ACCOUNTS FOR HIGH LEVELS OF MORTALITY IN YOUNG CHILDREN IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES LIKE NIGERIA

  DIARRHOEA ACCOUNTS FOR HIGH LEVELS OF MORTALITY IN YOUNG CHILDREN IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES LIKE NIGERIA CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Diarrhoea accounts for high levels of mortality in young children in developing countries like Nigeria, despite worldwide efforts to improve overall child health levels. Each year, in the developing countries of …

PROJECT TOPIC ON CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE GENES FROM SALMONELLA ASSOCIATED WITH INVASIVE SALMONELLOSIS IN SELECTED HOSPITALS IN KATSINA STATE, NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPIC ON CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE GENES FROM SALMONELLA ASSOCIATED WITH INVASIVE SALMONELLOSIS IN SELECTED HOSPITALS IN KATSINA STATE, NIGERIA ABSTRACT The present research work was carried out to characterize the antibiotic resistance of Salmonella serovars associated with invasive salmonellosis in selected hospitals in Katsina State. A total of 300 blood samples was collected …

PROJECT TOPIC ON DETERMINATION OF SOME HEAVY METALS IN DUMPSITE SOIL AND Abelmochus esculentus FRUIT GROWN NEAR DUMPSITES

PROJECT TOPIC ON DETERMINATION OF SOME HEAVY METALS IN DUMPSITE SOIL AND Abelmochus esculentus FRUIT GROWN NEAR DUMPSITES ABSTRACT In this study, the seasonal variations in concentrations of Cd, Cr, Cu, Ni and Pb in soil and Abelmochus esculentus fruit grown near five (5) dumpsites in Kafanchan metropolis, Nigeria were investigated during the rainy and …

PROJECT TOPIC ON PRODUCTION AND OPTIMIZATION OF GLUCOAMYLASE USING CANDIDA FAMATA ISOLATED FROM FERMENTED MASHED PINEAPPLE MUST UNDER SOLID STATE FERMENTATION

PRODUCTION AND OPTIMIZATION OF GLUCOAMYLASE USING CANDIDA FAMATA ISOLATED FROM FERMENTED MASHED PINEAPPLE MUST UNDER SOLID STATE FERMENTATION ABSTRACT The present study was an investigation on comparative glucoamylase production by Candida famata isolated from spontaneously fermented pineapple must, using wheat bran, maize bran and the combination of both substrates in equal ratios under solid state …

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE OF PLASMODIUM SPECIES AND CO-INFECTION WITH EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS AMONG SELECTED PATIENTS ATTENDING ABUTH, ZARIA-NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE OF PLASMODIUM SPECIES AND CO-INFECTION WITH EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS AMONG SELECTED PATIENTS ATTENDING ABUTH, ZARIA-NIGERIA ABSTRACT Coinfection between Plasmodium species and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) has been linked to many EBV-related cancers, especially in regions where malaria is endemic. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of Plasmodiumspeciesand co-infection with …

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE OF GIARDIA LAMBLIA IN ASSOCIATION WITH BODY MASS INDICES OF CHILDREN 0-5 YEARS PRESENTING WITH GASTROENTERITIS IN KADUNA METROPOLIS, NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE OF GIARDIA LAMBLIA IN ASSOCIATION WITH BODY MASS INDICES OF CHILDREN 0-5 YEARS PRESENTING WITH GASTROENTERITIS IN KADUNA METROPOLIS, NIGERIA ABSTRACT   Giardia is a major causative agent of gastrointestinal disease in humans and causes giardiasis. The present study utilised microscopy and ELISA copro-antigen to determine the prevalence of Giardia lamblia …

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE AND ANTIBIOTIIC SUSCEPTIBILTY PATTERN OF METHICILLIN – RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUSAMONG THE INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS IN MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA.

PROJECT TOPICS ON PREVALENCE AND ANTIBIOTIIC SUSCEPTIBILTY PATTERN OF METHICILLIN – RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUSAMONG THE INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS IN MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA. ABSTRACT   Antimicrobial resistance has been noticed as one of the paramount microbial threats in the twenty first century. Staphylococcus aureus has always been a stumbling block for antimicrobial chemotherapy and methicillin resistance of …

PROJECT TOPICS ON PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PARAMETERS AND FISH DIVERSITY OF DOMA RESERVOIR, NASARAWA STATE, NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPICS ON PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PARAMETERS AND FISH DIVERSITY OF DOMA RESERVOIR, NASARAWA STATE, NIGERIA ABSTRACT Study on the physico-chemical parameters and fish diversity of Doma reservoir, Nasarawa State, Nigeria was conducted from July 2012 to June 2014. La Motte Tracer (pocketester) code 1766 was used to determined the values of the pH, salinity, TDS and …

PROJECT TOPICS ON PHENOTYPIC AND GENOTYPIC CHARACTERIZATION OF VANCOMYCIN RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS ISOLATED FROM IN-PATIENTS IN SELECTED HOSPITALS IN KADUNA METROPOLIS, KADUNA STATE NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPICS ON PHENOTYPIC AND GENOTYPIC CHARACTERIZATION OF VANCOMYCIN RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS ISOLATED FROM IN-PATIENTS IN SELECTED HOSPITALS IN KADUNA METROPOLIS, KADUNA STATE NIGERIA ABSTRACT Staphylococcus aureus is an important pathogen associated with various hospital-and community-acquired infections as such it is regarded as a public health problem. Vancomycin was an approved and highly recommended antibiotic …

PROJECT TOPICS ON MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF AFLATOXIGENIC MOULDS AND EFFECTS OF PROCESSING ON AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION OF SOME WHEAT MILLS FROM NORTHERN NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPICS ON MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF AFLATOXIGENIC MOULDS AND EFFECTS OF PROCESSING ON AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION OF SOME WHEAT MILLS FROM NORTHERN NIGERIA ABSTRACT   Aflatoxins are carcinogenic and genotoxic secondary metabolites that represents serious health risk to both human and animals. Standard methods were used to determine total moulds viable count and some physicochemical parameters …