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Online ISSN: 2231-5209 | Print ISSN: 0974-9411

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Agricultural Science | Animal Sciences | Bioinformatics | Biochemistry | Biophysics | Bio-mathematics | Biotechnology | Computational Biology | Environmental Science | Microbiology | Plant Sciences



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Research Articles

A baseline study on the distribution of fluoride in drinking water and its health risk assessment in Industrial areas of Sivakasi, India

Mohammad Suhail Meer, Krishnan Vijayaprabhakaran, Selva Ganapathy Velusamy, Raja Shanmugavel, Machakalai Rajesh Kumar

1 - 11

Effect of gibberellic acid (GA3) and temperature on seed germination of Capparis spinosa L.

Basma CHIBOUB, Abdesselam MAATOUGUI, Kaoutar ABOUKHALID, Said OTOUYA, Fatima ZARQI, Abderrahmane NAZIH, Mourad BAGHOUR

12 - 16

Unlocking the potential of Lion’s Mane Mushroom (Hericium erinaceus)

Sabyasachi Banerjee, Shruti Gupta, Ritu Raj, Mudra Gupta, Sonam Kumari, Gurpreet Kuar

39 - 50

Spill-over effect of India cotton trade on labour and household income

Indhushree A, Uma Gowri M, Saravana Kumar M, Jeyajothi R, Ramadass S, Rajesh Kumar A

86 - 93


133 - 139

Efficiency of Bacillus mucilaginosus isolated from the soil in dissolving potassium in its microenvironment

Noor S. Naji, Yazi Abdullah Jassim, Lilian Qasim Alwan Al-Budairi , Zainab Mohammed Abass

196 - 201

Identification and characterizations of a few species of Fusarium infecting cucumber in greenhouse conditions

Ali Nasir Hussein, Haider Jawad. K. Al-Janabi, Jawad K. Abood Al-Janabi, Ali R. Shakir Al-Shujairi

209 - 220

Effect of quercetin on some biochemical parameters in adult rats treated with sodium nitrite

Eman Salem Mahmoud, Mutaa Abdulmtaleb Al-Hayali, Sana abdulilahabdulmawjood

221 - 225

Impact of foliar spray of nano-Zn and nano-Cu on biochemical characteristics of guava cv. Allahabad Safeda

Lakshya, Manish Bakshi, Pallvi Verma, Anis Ahmad Mirza, Shailesh Kumar Singh, Suhel Mehndi

239 - 244

Dissecting the biochemical and hormonal changes of thidiazuron on defoliation of cotton CO17 (Gossypium hirsutum) to enhance mechanical harvest efficiency

Chandrasekaran Perumal, Ashok   Subiramaniyan , Ashokkumar Natarajan , Rajeshkumar Arumugam, Ajaykumar Ramasamy, Ramadass Sivalingam, Karpagavalli Sivasubramanian

263 - 270

Influence of GA3 (gibberellic acid) and Ca(calcium) on root trait variation and osmotic potential of linseed (Linum usitatissimum L.) under chloride-dominated salinity

Neha Yadav, Mamta Sawariya, Ajay Kumar, Himanshu Mehra, Jyoti Sharma, Sunil Kumar, Sarita Devi, Vikender Kaur, Sunder Singh Arya

271 - 281

Antioxidant potential and polyphenols analysis of medicinal herb Ocimum tenuiflorum (Shyama Tulsi)

Raman Devi, Monika Monika, Anita Dua, Sanjeev Kumar Gupta, Ashwani Mittal, Sanjay Sharma

289 - 298

Use of Azolla in organic farming on availability and uptake of N, P, K of rice paddy (Oryza Sativa, L.)

Suntoro Suntoro, Ganjar Herdiansyah, Slamet Minardi, Sri Hartati, Cindy Wulan Sari, Fidia Damayanti, Oktione Ismi Ardhasista

299 - 307

Biodiversity of intertidal mollusks in Surigao City, Philippines

Mark Anthony T. Bangao, Emmylou A. Borja, Romel C. Mutya

334 - 343

Quality and functional attributes of muffins with incorporation of fruit, vegetable, and grain substitutes: A review

Divyanshi Shukla, Brij Nath Tewari, Sunil P Trivedi, Shraddha Dwivedi, Vivek Kumar, Vidyanand Tiwari

344 - 355

Antibacterial and antibiofilm activity of cinnamic acid against Multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from Ramadi Teaching hospitals, Iraq

Saleem Obaid Gatia Almawla, Luma Dali, Yusser Mahmoud Ragheb , Ali Ibrahim Edan , Mohammed Mukhles Ahmed, Ali Hazim Abdulkareem, Afrah I. Waheeb

356 - 363

Anti-cancer activity of crude Slrp protein conjugated mesoporous silica nanoparticles in HeLa Cell Lines: An in vitro approach

Shiva Prasad Panjala , Satyanarayana Swamy Vyshnava, Swathi Banapuram, Vihari Vasikarla, Paramasivam Kameshpandian , Muralidhara Rao Dowlathabad, Roja Rani Anupalli

400 - 409

Physicochemical properties of native Jack bean (Canavalia ensiformis) starch: An underutilised legume

Sapna Dhawan Munjal, Jyotika Dhankhar, Alka Sharma, Sanju Bala Dhull

410 - 419


420 - 426

Quality assessment of value-added Indian recipe papad prepared from dehydrated carrot pomace powder

Meenakshi Garg, Preeti Tyagi , Shallu Sachdeva, Sharon Rose Mathew, Aparna Agarwal

445 - 456

Journal of Applied and Natural Science is an Open Access | Peer-Reviewed journal. It provides a platform for researchers and scientists to publish scientific research views in the field of agriculture, biological and environmental sciences to promote the speedy propagation of quality research information.

Online ISSN: 2231-5209 | Print ISSN: 0974-9411