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Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology (JMB) is a peer reviewed, Open access, International quarterly journal that makes significant contributions in this field, encompassing vast areas of Microbiology and Biotechnology such as Microbial Ecology and Diversity, Molecular Biology and Omics, Microbial Cell Biology, Bioactive Compounds and Chemical Biology, Biocatalysis and Fermentation Technology, Food Microbiology and Biotechnology, Bioprocess and Metabolic Engineering, Environmental Mircobiology and Engineering, Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Virology, and Molecular Genetics.
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» Evaluation of Antimicrobial Effects of Three Medicinal Plants in South of Iran against the Staphylococcus Aureus, Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and Escherichia Coli.

Mustafa Baloch and Reza Ranjbar

» Identification of a Broad-Spectrum Antifungal Chitinase from Bacillus Subtilis Strain BC121

Saleem Basha and Kandasamy Ulaganathan

» Antibacterial Effect of Magnesium Oxide Nanoparticle on Water Contaminated with E.coli

Arsheen Tabassum, Sunita D and M Shailaja Raj

» In-Vitro Cytokine Induction and Neutrophil Respiratory Burst Activity by Candida Isolates from HIV Seropositive Patients with Oropharyngeal Candidiasis.

Mayuri Rani, Shukla Das, Vishnampettai Ganapathysubramanian Ramachandran, Sajad Ahmad Dar, Gajender Singh Ranga and Ashok Kumar Tripathi

» A Comparative Study of the Anti-Fungal Activity of Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide Nano and Bulk Particles with Anti-Fungals against Fungi Isolated from Infected Skin and Dandruff Flakes

Sara A George, M Shailaja Raj, Diana Solomon and Roselin P

» Recent Sensitivity Pattern of Escherichia Coli in Urinary Tract Infection

R Nalini, J Ezhil Ramya, B Meenakshi, N Palniappan and S Poongodi

» In-vitro Enzyme Inhibition Studies for Antidiabetic Activity of Mature and Tender Leaves of Mangifera indica var. Totapuri.

Bhuvaneshwari J, Salma Khanam and Kshama Devi.

» A Comparative Study on Probiotic Organisms Isolated from Different food and Milk Products and Medicinal Capsules

Raksha L Bayas and Y Gayatri

» Biomineral Processing: A Valid Eco-Friendly Alternative for Metal Extraction.

Lala Behari Sukla, Jacintha Esther, Sandeep Panda and Nilotpala Pradhan

» Size-exclusion chromatography in Biotech Industry

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» Effect of Stimulatory and Inhibitory Compounds on the Growth of Antagonistic Actinomycetes from Soils of Andhra Pradesh, India
» Genital Candida in Patients with Sexually Transmitted Infections – An Innocent Bystander or a Pathogenic Culprit?

Ritika Goyal, Shukla Das, Sambit N Bhattacharya and Ashwani Kumar

» Antibacterial and Antifungal Activities of Ethanolic and Methanolic Extract of Dried Seeds of Buchhlozia coriacea.

Ibrahim TA and Fagbohun ED

» Studies of In-Vitro Susceptibility of Clinical Fungal Isolates from Immunocompromised Patients

Sapna Rai

» A Clinical Study of Oropharyngeal Microbial Flora in Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Disease

Abhilash Antony, Zainab Sunu Ali, Gangadhara Somayaji, Annet Olinda D’souza and Sunil Rao Padmaraj.

» Prevalence of Extended Spectrum β-Lactamase and AmpC β-Lactamase among Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonadaceae Isolated at Tertiary Care Set up in Tripura, India

Tapan Majumdar, Shibabrata Bhattacharya and Raunak Bir

» Phytochemical Screening and Antimicrobial Activity of Crude Extracts of Basella alba and Helianthus annuus on Selected Food Pathogens

Ibrahim TA, Ajongbolo KF and Aladekoyi G

» Production of Laccase by Auerobasidium Pullulans and Cladosporium Werneckii under Optimized Conditions: Applications in Decolourization of Textile Dyes

Nelson Adedeji Ademakinwa and Femi Kayode Agboola

» Incidence of Tuberculosis in Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh, India

PV Giri Prasad, Paramageetham Chinthala and G Prasad Babu

» Farewell, Chloramphenicol? Is this True?: A Review.

Madhavan HN and Bagyalakshmi R

» Potential of Chitinases as a Biopesticide against Agriculturally Harmful Fungi and Insects.

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» A Rapid Sensitive Detection Method by Plate Assay for Catalase Activity from Bacterium Acinetobacter calcoaceticus AV6.

Vijayakumar Arul Doss, Murugesan Subban, Jayapal Jmbulingam, Panneerselvam Annamalai and Kalaichelvan PT

» Isolation and Identification of Bacterial Pathogens from Mobile Phones of Volunteered Technologists in Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State.

Ibrahim TA, Akenroye OM, Opawale BO and Osabiya OJ

» Bacterial and Fungal Assessment of Top Soil Cultivated with Oil Palm Seedlings.

UDOH ME, Okogbenin OB, Eziashi EI and EE Odigie

» Biosynthesis and Characterization of Selenium Nanoparticles Produced by Terrestrial Actinomycete Streptomyces microflavus Strain FSHJ31.

Hamid Forootanfara, Bijan Zareb,c, Homasadat Fasihi-Bamd, Sahar Amirpour-Rostamia, Atefe Ameria, Mojtaba Shakibaiee and Mohammad Torabi Namif

» Essential Amendments to Control Resistance to Antibiotics among Bacteria

PK Maheshwar and Adkar Purushothama CR

» Computational Biomodelling and Analysis of 3D Structure of HUMAN Proto-oncogene c-Rel: A Tumorigenesis Activator Protein

Atala Bihari Jena and Shasank Sekhar Swain

» Prevalence of Alpha Thalassemia Type II in Gond Tribe of Shahdol District of Madhya Pradesh, India

Shweta Dubey, Sonal Pathak, Ruchi Upadhyay, Sanchita Chaturvedi and RC Rajak

» Bacteriological Analysis and Hygine Level of Food Outlets within Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria.

Ibrahim TA, Akenroye OM and Osabiya OJ

» Evaluation of Nickel in Paints Scrapings Obtained from Selected Rural Areas in Lagos, Nigeria

Obidi Olayide Folashade

» Impact of Pesticides Combination on Soil Microorganisms

Maddela Naga Rajua and Kadiyala Venkateswarlub

» Conservation of Biodiversity Through Tissue culture

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Maskar AU and Meshram RJ

» Optimization and Isolation of Dermatophytes from Clinical Samples and In Vitro Antifungal Susceptibility Testing By Disc Diffusion Method

Amodkumar Yadav, AD Urhekar, Vijay Mane, Mahesh Singh Danu, Nitin Goel and Ajit KG

» Comparison of Widal test with Immunochromatography and Enzyme Immuno Assay for Salmonella typhi IgM and IgG Antibodies

Mahesh Singh Danu, AD Urhekar, Nitin Goel, Vijay Mane, Amodkumar Yadav and Ajit KG

» Breathe Analysis in Tuberculosis Disease Recognition in New Millennium.

Ranabir Pal, Anup Gurung, Sangay Doma Bhutia, Antara Sharma and Sanjay Daha

» A Study On The Antimicrobial Activity Of New Substituted 1,3,4-Oxadiazole Analogues

Jayaroopa Prabhashankar, Ajay Kumar Kariyappa, Deepa Nagaraju and Raghavendra Maddur Puttaswamy

» Correlation of Nucleic Acid Amplification Based Detection and Conventional Methods of Identification of Aspergillus Flavus Species in Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Arpeeta Mazumdar, Shukla Das, Rumpa Saha, VG Ramachandran, N Gupta, S Sharma, and Sajad Dar

» Comparative Study of Dermatophytic Fungi for Extra Cellular Proteases Efficacy

Sanchita Chaturvedi, Sonal Pathak, Ruchi Upadhyay and Shweta Dubey

» Rapid and Economical Detection of Multidrug Resistant (MDR) Tuberculosis: Can Rifampicin Resistance (RMPr) be a Surrogate Marker for MDR-TB ?

Priyanka Kembhavi, Sarala Menon, Nilma Hirani, Vaishali Wabale and Ameeta Joshi

» In-vitro Sensitivity of Otomycotic Agents against Syenthetic Antifungals and Natural Herbs

Sapna Rai, Sanchali Padhye and Nidhi Narula

» Isolation and Antimicrobial Evaluation of Bixa orellana and Linum usitatissimum

Mital Patani, Mandev Patel, Khomendra Sarwa and Anil Bhadari

» A New Facultative Alkaliphilic, Potassium Solubilizing, Bacillus Sp. SVUNM9 Isolated from Mica Cores of Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh, India

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» Isolation of Amylase Producing Bacteria from Solar Salterns of Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh, India

Shameer Syed, Prasada Babu G and Paramageetham Chinthala

» Antimicrobial Assay of Methanolic Extract of Holoptelea integrifolia Bark (CHIRBILWA)

Banshidhar Behera, Deepmala Yadav and Mahesh Chandra Sharma

» Optimization of pH for the Production of Amylase by Soil Mycotic Flora of Jabalpur Region

Sonal Pathak and Nidhi Narula

» Incidence of Listeria Species in Food and Food Processing Environment: A Review

Sangeetha Mahadevaiah Shantha and Shubha Gopal

» Biochemical Characterization of Phosphate Degrading Pseudomonas Cichorii Isolated From Forest Soils In Seshachalam Hills

G Prasada Babu, D Chakravarthy, K Jaya Kumar and Chinthala Paramageetham

» Carbohydrate Utilization Profiles of Lactobacillus Isolates from Marine Waters of Bay of Bengal near Krishnapatnam Port, Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh
» Current Trends and Future Application of Sodium Dodecyl Sulphate in Biotechnology and Surfactant Chemistry

Warra AA

» Low Prevalence of Helminth Infection among HIV Patients in Cameroon

Longdoh A Njunda, Nguedia J-C Assob, Shey D Nsagha, Fon P NDE, Fouamo HL Kamga, Tanue E Asangbeng and Tebit E Kwenti

» Comparative Study of Effect of Different Tissue Culture Media on the Propagation of Potato

Mona Rani, Shekhar Kumar, Sumita Shukla, Mradula Sachan and Biresh Sharkar

» Bioaccumulation of Zinc (II) Ions by Candida Krusei Growing in Sugarcane Bagasse Extract

Saravanan P and Sathish Kumar S