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Enzymatic conversion of sterigmatocystin to aflatoxin B1.
The age of Aspergillus parasiticus (1-11-105Wh1) mycelium was found to have an influence on the level of enzymes, responsible for the conversion of sterigmatocystin to aflatoxin B and O-methylsterigmatocystin, present. ...
Investigation of chlorophyll and stomatal chloroplast content in diploid and tetraploid black wattle (Acacia mearnsii de Wild).
Black wattle (Acacia mearnsii) is one of South Africa's leading commercial exotic species comprising nearly seven percent of South African forestry plantations. The planting of black wattle has become increasingly popular, ...
Infectious bursal disease virus receptor identification with anti-peptide antibodies.
Infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) has a tropism for the lymphoid tissue of poultry and infects actively dividing and differentiating B-lymphocytes in the bursa of Fabricius. This results in a high mortality rate and ...
Effects of commercially available non-nutritive sweeteners in an experimentally induced rat model of type 2 diabetes.
Non-nutritive sweeteners (NNSs) are becoming more popular as sugar substitutes for diabetic patients. Most studies have reported conflicting results and have used NNSs in their pure form; and not in the form consumed by ...
Effects of host sex and pregnancy on Trichinella Zimbabwensis infection in Sprague-Dawley rats and Balb C mice.
Trichinellosis is a zoonotic parasitic disease caused by nematode parasites of the genus Trichinella. Trichinella species infect a wide range of hosts including humans, domestic and wild animals. The main mode of human ...
A serine oligopeptidase from African Trypanosomes.
Protozoan parasites of the genus Trypanosoma are responsible for chronic and widespread disease in livestock and humans in Africa. This study describes the purification and characterisation of a serine oligopeptidase ...