American Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering

Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024

  • Research Article

    Characterization of Morphological Traits in Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Landraces Collected from Ethiopia at Jimma

    Eyuel Mesera, Sentayehu Alamerew, Birhanu Amsalu, Garome Shifaraw*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Dec. 16, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 02, 2024
    Published: Jan. 18, 2024
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: Common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) also known as haricot bean, snap bean, navey bean, and kidney bean. It is seed propagated and true diploid (2n = 22). Low yield is a major problem of common bean in Ethiopia. So, the morphological characterization of common bean landrace is essential to improve yield and yield related character through selection.... Show More
  • Research Article

    Promotion of Advanced Teff Technologies Using Large-Scale Demonstration Approach in Potential Areas of West Shewa Zone, Oromia Region, Ethiopia

    Soruma Gerbi, Dawit Milkias*, Yenenesh Duguma

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 7-11
    Received: Jan. 05, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 19, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: The study was designed to promote and disseminate improved teff varieties both in West Shewa and South west Shewa Zones six districts and Ambo town, Oromia region Ethiopia during 2020 – 2022 cropping season. The selection of Districts, kebeles and host farmers were done together with districts Agriculture Office and the extension team. Potential Ke... Show More
  • Research Article

    Establishment of a Microfluidic Chip Based Rapid Detection Method for Wasmannia auropunctata

    Wang Jiaying, Liu Li, Wang Yuanjing, Cui Junxia*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2024
    Pages: 12-23
    Received: Jan. 22, 2024
    Accepted: Feb. 04, 2024
    Published: Feb. 21, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.bio.20241201.13
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: Invasive alien ants are one of the most aggressive, competitive, and widespread invasive alien species around the world. Wasmannia auropunctata, native to the neotropical zoogeographic area, has been inadvertently introduced all over the world. The first disclosed record of field establishment of W. auropunctata in Chinese mainland was reported in ... Show More