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VOLUME 10

CODEN: IJBNAR 10(1) (2011) 1-154

NUMBER 1

JANUARY 2011

ISSN: 0972-5849 (print),
0975-0967 (online)

 

CONTENTS

 

 

Papers

 

Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of indica rice varieties involving Am-SOD gene

9

        Susmita Sarangi, Jayeeta Ghosh, Anjana Bora, Sonali Das & Asit B Mandal

 

 

Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) using cotyledon explants and coat protein gene of Cucumber mosaic virus

19

        Dharmendra Pratap, Susheel Kumar, Shri Krishna Raj & Ashok Kumar Sharma

 

 

Genetic structure of hull-less barley (Hordeum vulgare L. subsp. vulgare) landrace populations
from North-western Himalayas

25

        T Manjunatha, I S Bisht & K V Bhat

 

 

Genomic DNA isolation and identification of chloroplast microsatellite markers in Asparagus racemosus Willd. through cross-amplification

33

        H S Ginwal, Neha Mittal, Shalini Singh Maurya, Santan Barthwal & Preeti Bhatt

 

 

Comparative evaluation of whole genome amplification methods in water buffalo frozen semen

39

        Neeraj Jain, Padeeri Muraleedharan, Gangadhar Rao, Chandrasekhar Reddy &
Sunil Kumar Reddy

 

 

PCR-RAPD and cross species rat microsatellite loci amplification in Mastomys [Praomys] coucha Smith, 1836

45

        Arti Gupta & Neelima Gupta

 

 

Genetic diversity and bottleneck analysis of Kilakarsal sheep by microsatellite markers

52

        P Radha, S N Sivaselvam, P Kumarasamy & K Kumanan

 

 

Production, optimization and characterization of β-fructofuranosidase by Chrysonilia sitophila PSSF84—A novel source

56

        P R Patil, G S N Reddy & M B Sulochana

 

 

Production of ganoderic acid by Ganoderma lucidium MTCC 1039 from cottonseed oil cake: Statistical screening of process variables

65

        G Baskar, L K Sree Rajesh, S K Pavithra, A Aarathi & S Renganathan

 

 

Flux balance analysis for maximizing polyhydroxyalkanoate production in Pseudomonas putida

70

        S Ramalingam, M Vikram, M P Vigneshbabu & M Sivasankari

 

Effect of solvent fractions of kombucha tea on viability and invasiveness of cancer cells—Characterization of dimethyl 2-(2-hydroxy-2-methoxypropylidine) malonate and vitexin

75

        Rasu Jayabalan, Pei-Ni Chen, Yih-Shou Hsieh, Kumaresan Prabhakaran, Pandian Pitchai, Subbaiya Marimuthu, Periyasamy Thangaraj, Krishnaswamy Swaminathan & Sei Ecok Yun

 

 

Enhancement of storage life and quality maintenance of papaya fruits using Aloe vera based antimicrobial coating

83

        Sai Lakshmi Marpudi, L S S Abirami, Pushkala R & N Srividya

 

 

Genetic diversity of coal mine spoil by metagenomes using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) marker

90

        Amiya Kumar Patel & Niranjan Behera

 

 

Tolerance of some hardy plant species to biomethanated spent wash of distelliries

97

        K P Sharma, P K Singh, Suresh Kumar, Shweta Sharma & Ramesh Kumar

 

 

Bioremediation of industrial toxic metals with gum kondagogu (Cochlospermum gossypium):
A natural carbohydrate biopolymer

113

        V T P Vinod & R B Sashidhar

 

 

Comparative study on biodegradation of lipid-rich wastewater using lipase producing bacterial species

121

        Prasad M P & Manjunath K

 

 

Rapid and efficient plant regeneration of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) from cotyledonary leaf explants

125

        Shivaraj G & Srinath Rao

 

 

Specific and non-specific responses of Hyacinth bean (Dolichos lablab) to drought stress

130

        Myrene R D’souza & Devaraj V R

 

 

Short Communications

 

Assessment of genetic variation in closely related seahorse species (Genus: Hippocampus) using mtDNA marker

140

        M Thangaraj & A P Lipton

 

 

Qualitative detection of GM maize (Bt 11) in food and feed sold commercially in Turkey by PCR based methods

143

        Guzin Candan Gurakan, Gameze Aydin & Remziye Yilmaz

 

 

Low copy number DNA typing of touched evidence by miniSTRs—A case study

147

        Sangeeta Aditya, D Kalpana, Sumita Bhattacherjee & A K Sharma

 

 

Instructions to Contributors

151

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUTHOR INDEX

 

 


Aarathi A                                               65

Abirami L S S                                        83

Aditya S                                               147

Aydin G                                               143

 

BarthwalS                                              33

Baskar G                                                65

Behera N                                                90

Bhat K V                                                25

Bhattacherjee S                                    147

Bhatt P                                                   33

Bisht I S                                                 25

Bora A                                                     9

 

Chen P-N                                               75

 

Das S                                                       9

Devaraj V R                                         130

D’souza M R                                       130

 

Ghosh J                                                   9

Ginwal H S                                            33

Gupta A                                                 45

Gupta N                                                 45

Gurakan G C                                       143

 

Hsieh Y-S                                              75

 

Jain N                                                    39

Jayabalan R                                            75


Kalpana D                                            147

Kumar R                                                97

Kumar S                                                 19

Kumar Su                                               97

Kumanan K                                            52

Kumarasamy P                                       52

 

Lipton A P                                           140

 

Mandal A B                                             9

Manjunath K                                        121

Manjunatha T                                         25

Marimuthu S                                          75

Marpudi S L                                          83

Maurya S S                                            33

Mittal N                                                 33

Muraleedharan P                                    39

 

Patel A K                                               90

Patil P R                                                 56

Pavithra S K                                           65

Pitchai P                                                 75

Prabhakaran K                                       75

Prasad M P                                          121

Pratap D                                                 19

Pushkala R                                             83

 

Radha P                                                 52

Rao G                                                    39


Rao S                                                   125

Reddy C                                                 39

Reddy G S N                                         56

ReddyS K                                              39

Renganathan S                                       65

 

Sashidhar R B                                      113

Sarangi S                                                 9

Sharma A K                                         147

Sharma As K                                         19

Sharma K P                                            97

Sharma S                                               97

Shivaraj G                                                 

Singh P K                                              97

Sivasankari M                                        70

Sivaselvam S N                                     52

Sree Rajesh L K                                     65

Srividya N                                             83

 

Thangaraj M                                        140

Thangaraj P                                            75

 

Vigneshbabu M P                                  70

Vikram M                                              70

Vinod V T P                                        113

 

Yilmaz R                                              143

Yun S E                                                 75