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Published: 2024-03-09

The role of ecogenomics in environmental and forensic discoveries

Kingsley Ekene Nwagu, Adaugo Gift Ibeh, Evelyn Nwakaego Enwere, Chidozie Dennis Udechukwu , Peter Azumini


Viability of probiotic lactic acid bacteria in Malay apple (Syzygium malaccense) during fermentation and storage

Ruth Chiamaka Osaro-Matthew, Vivien Osaze Itaman, Ezinwanne Ughala, Victoria Obike-Martins , Grace Igwe


Assessing microbial exoelectrogenicity for enhanced industrial waste water management and power generation

Kingsley Ekene Nwagu, Adaugo Gift Ibeh, Peter Azumini, Chidozie Dennis Udechukwu, Chinedu Ele Ogwu


Safeguarding ecosystems using innovative approaches to manage animal wastes

Fredrick Oge Okpaga, Adewale Iyaniwura Adeolu, Friday Nweke Nwalo, Alex Ochai Okpe, Chimdi Cynthia Ikpeama, Chinedu Ele Ogwu


Application of genomic studies in epidemiological surveillance: A mini-overview

Chijioke Chinedu Anekpo, Titus Chukwubuzo Okpara, Chinedu Gabriel Nnadi


Evaluation of phytotoxicity indicators of cowpea seed treated with selected botanical insecticides

Ogbonnaya Ewah, Barthlomew Chigozie Agina, Mohammed Rabiu Karima, Elizabeth Amah Elekwa, Kizito Akachukwu Agu, Wassagwa John, Jacinta Nnennaya Abba


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eISSN: 2705-3822
print ISSN: 1596-7409