Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016

  • Farmers Traditional Knowledge on Teff (Eragrostistef) Farming Practice and Crop Rotation in PGP Microbes Enhancement for Soil Fertility in West and East Gojam

    Birhanu Gizaw Tegene, Zerihun Tsegay, Genene Tefera, Endegena Aynalem, Misganaw Wassie

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 45-54
    Received: 28 February 2017
    Accepted: 9 March 2017
    Published: 21 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cbb.20160406.11
    Abstract: Teff (Eragrostis tef), a cereal grain included in grass family of Poaceae, diversified and endemic to Ethiopia supports more than 70-75% of Ethiopia's population as staple and co-staple food. Teff farming and processing for food is based on traditional indigenous knowledge of farmers vary in different teff growing areas. The objective of this study... Show More
  • Study on Backcross Population with Their Parents for Different Agro-Morphological Traits of Wild and Cultivated Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Species

    Salik Ram Gupta, Vikas Mangal, Anil Kumar Bairwa, Pallavi Kumari Singh, Nav Raj Adhikari, Ujjawal Kumar Singh Kushwaha

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 55-59
    Received: 18 December 2016
    Accepted: 28 December 2016
    Published: 22 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cbb.20160406.12
    Abstract: Wild rice is a potential source of many biotic and abiotic stress tolerant genes that could be incorporated to improve cultivated rice. The present rice varieties have narrow genetic base, thus wild rice could serve to extend the genetic base of the cultivated cultivars. To study the inheritance and ancillitary characters of different back cross po... Show More
  • The Autofluorescence Response of Flower Cells from Saintpaulia Ionantha as the Biosensor Reaction to Ozone

    Roshchina V. V., Shvirst N. E., Kuchin A. V.

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 60-66
    Received: 28 November 2016
    Accepted: 20 December 2016
    Published: 23 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cbb.20160406.13
    Abstract: Anthocyanin-containing cells from blue petals of flowers of Saintpaulia ionantha Wendl have been considered as models for the fluorescent analysis (by luminescence microscopy including confocal microscopy technique) in the indication damages arisen under the action of various ozone concentrations. Laser-scanning confocal microscopy permitted to obs... Show More