VARIABILITY AND CORRELATION STUDIES IN BASIL, SCENT LEAF (OCIMUM GRATISSIMUM)

Post Views: 21 ABSTRACT Ocimum gratissimum is an herbaceous perennial shrub notably found in the tropics and sub tropical countries. It is an important part of the traditional system of medicine in many countries which is use in the treatment of various ailments. Ocimums have a variety of compounds which are of medicinal and nutritional…Read More

EXPLORING THE EXCITING WORLD OF THE WONDER AGENTS CALLED DRUGS

Post Views: 23 CHAPTER ONE It is with utmost humility and great delight that I stand here this 26th day of July 2012 to deliver this august 68th Inaugural lecture of our great University. I must say that I am greatly overwhelmed by this mammoth crowd that has gathered today in this dignified arena to…Read More

ECOFRIENDLY SYNTHESIS OF METFORMIN LOADED SILVER NANOPARTICLES USING NATURAL POLYMERS AND SYNTHESISED STARCH AS STABILIZING AGENTS

Post Views: 13 ABSTRACT Metformin loaded silver nanoparticles were synthesized using ecofriendly method with extract of Azadiractha indica as reducing agent and two natural polymers; guar gum and xanthan gum, Sodium alginate, and a semi- synthetic polymer (AMS) as stabilizing agents.Twelve batches of nanoparticles were synthesized. Nanocomposites synthesized from AMS were designated as AMS 1%…Read More

SUSCEPTIBILITY PROFILES OF SOME BACTERIA ISOLATED FROM STOOL OF DIARRHOEAL PATIENTS TO THE STEM AND ROOT BARKS EXTRACTS OF FICUS SYCOMORUS LINN (MORACAE)

Post Views: 15 ABSTRACT Effective antibiotic management of diarrhoea caused by bacterial organisms faces challenge of antibiotic resistance which combines to pose serious problems. Local people often use some plants to treat diarrhoea. The efficacy of one of such plant is the subject of this investigation. Stool samples of diarrhoeal patients attending Mohammed Abdullahi Wase…Read More

PHARMACOGNOSTIC AND ANTICONVULSANT STUDIES ON GLOSSONEMA BOVEANUM DECNE (APOCYNACEAE)

Post Views: 21 ABSTRACT  Glossonema boveanum Decne is a hairy canescent perennial herb belonging to the Apocynaceae. Traditionally, the powdered whole plant is use for the treatment of many illnesses including epilepsy. This study is aimed at establishing some of the pharmacognostic features of the powdered whole plant; investigating the phytochemical compounds of the plant and…Read More

WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT AND PROFITABILITY OF LISTED PHARMACEUTICAL FIRMS IN NIGERIA

Post Views: 12 ABSTRACT Working capital management involves the management of the most liquid resources of the firm which includes cash and cash equivalents, inventories, trade debtors and other receivables. Most firms do not ensure optimal level of working capital and this has been a major obstacle to their overall profitability. The study examined the…Read More

TRACE METAL CONTENTS AT SELECTED GROWTH STAGES OF WHEAT AND MAIZE GROWN ON ROADSIDE SOIL AT KADAWA KANO STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 21 CHAPTER TWO 2.0    LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1         Cereals 2.1.1 Historical background. Cereals have existed throughout history and are unquestionably the most important sources of food for humans and livestock. All of the original ancestors of cereals have been lost over the millennia that they have been cultivated. The development of all the major cereals occurred…Read More

IMPLICATIONS OF THE COST OF END OF LIFE CARE

Post Views: 22 INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF STUDY Health care is an economic quantity that is different from most other goods. Access to and receiving health care could mean the difference between life and death. While health care is necessary throughout life, it becomes inevitable at the end of life. End of life itself has been…Read More

PROJECTED COST ANALYSIS OF POTENTIAL MEDICARE PHARMACY PLAN DESIGN

Post Views: 15 INTRODUCTION What is the cost of providing a prescription drug benefit plan for Medicare enrollees? The following research report: Projected Cost Analysis of Potential Medicare Pharmacy Plan Designs, sponsored by the Society of Actuaries Health Section and Health Practice Area, explores this important and pressing issue that has been the subject of…Read More

PHARMACOGNOSTIC STUDIES ON THE LEAVES OF THE DYCHORISTE PEDICELLATA AND TO DETERMINE THE ACUTE TOXICITY OF 70% ETHANOL EXTRACT IN MICE

Post Views: 29 CHAPTER ONE CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Traditional medicine is “the sum total of knowledge, skills and practices based on indigenous theories, beliefs and experiences of different cultures, explicable or not, used in the maintenance of health, as well as in the prevention, diagnosis and control of improvement or treatment of physical and mental…Read More

EFFECTS OF METHANOL EXTRACT OF THE LEAF OF CARICA PAPAYA ON THE ISOLATED RAT FUNDUS STRIP

Post Views: 45 EFFECTS OF METHANOL EXTRACT OF THE LEAF OF CARICA PAPAYA ON THE ISOLATED RAT FUNDUS STRIP   TABLE OF CONTENT Title page Certification page Dedication page Acknowledgement Abstract Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the project 1.2 statement of problem 1.3 purpose of the project 1.4 Justification 1.5…Read More

CYTOTOXIC EFFECTS OF KARGASOK TEA ON ORGANS OF RATSACUTE TOXICITY TEST ON RAT USING METHANOL EXTRACT OF THE LEAF OF CARICA PAPAYA: (INTRAVENOUS ROUTE

Post Views: 41 CYTOTOXIC EFFECTS OF KARGASOK TEA ON ORGANS OF RATSACUTE TOXICITY TEST ON RAT USING METHANOL EXTRACT OF THE LEAF OF CARICA PAPAYA: (INTRAVENOUS ROUTE   TABLE OF CONTENT Title page Certification page Dedication page Acknowledgement Abstract Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the project 1.2 statement of problem…Read More

EFFECTS OF PETROLEUM ETHER AND AQUEOUS EXTRACTS OF XYLOPIA AETHIOPICUM ON THE ISOLATED RAT UTERUS

Post Views: 37 EFFECTS OF PETROLEUM ETHER AND AQUEOUS EXTRACTS OF XYLOPIA AETHIOPICUM ON THE ISOLATED RAT UTERUS   TABLE OF CONTENT Title page Certification page Dedication page Acknowledgement Abstract Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the project 1.2 statement of problem 1.3 purpose of the project 1.4 Justification 1.5 scope…Read More

COMPARATIVE EFFECT OF STEROID ADMINISTRATION ON RATS AND GUINEA PIG HISTAMINE CONTENT IN VARIOUS TISSUES

Post Views: 33 COMPARATIVE EFFECT OF STEROID ADMINISTRATION ON RATS AND GUINEA PIG HISTAMINE CONTENT IN VARIOUS TISSUES   TABLE OF CONTENT Title page Certification page Dedication page Acknowledgement Abstract Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the project 1.2 statement of problem 1.3 purpose of the project 1.4 Justification 1.5 scope…Read More

EFFECTS OF METHANOL AND AQUEOUS EXTRACTS OF XYLOPIA AETHIOPICUM AND AMARANTHUS HYBRIDUS ON THE ISOLATED GUINEA PIG ILEUM

Post Views: 43 EFFECTS OF METHANOL AND AQUEOUS EXTRACTS OF XYLOPIA AETHIOPICUM AND AMARANTHUS HYBRIDUS ON THE ISOLATED GUINEA PIG ILEUM TABLE OF CONTENT Title page Certification page Dedication page Acknowledgement Abstract Table of content CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the project 1.2 statement of problem 1.3 purpose of the project 1.4 Justification…Read More