Advances in Bioscience and Bioengineering

Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Intestinal Parasitosis in HIV/AIDS Patients on HAART in the Ndop Health District, North West Region, Cameroon

    Sangwe Bertrand Ngwa, Asongalem Emmanuel Acha, Ngwa Fabrice Ambe, Tanyi Pride Bobga, Jude Tsafack Zefack, Neba Lawrence, Ngengang Venslas Mohmoh, Nsagha Dickson Shey

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-10
    Received: 20 May 2021
    Accepted: 7 June 2021
    Published: 25 January 2022
    Abstract: Background: Intestinal parasites induce an immunological alteration that favors progression from HIV to AIDS. These enteric parasitic agents vary from patient to patient and from country to country depending on endemicity, seasonal variation of pathogens, and also the immune status of the patient. Therefore, studies are required to evaluate the spe... Show More
  • Optimization of Amylase Production from Lactobacillus plantarum CS by Submerged Fermentation Using Agro Wastes Substrates

    George-Okafor Uzoamaka Ogechi, Nwachukwu Ujunwa Felicia, Ezeme-Nwafor Amara

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 11-18
    Received: 5 January 2022
    Accepted: 24 January 2022
    Published: 9 February 2022
    Abstract: Amylases are known to be of great importance worldwide. Most of their production using refined carbon and nitrogen substrates are expensive, resulting in the production of expensive goods which are not easily affordable by end users in our country Nigeria. This necessitates the call for the use of cost-effective substrates under optimized condition... Show More