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Volume 49(1): June 2020

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Journal of the Malaysian Society of Applied Biology

Cover : Light microscope photographs of adult cells of Euplotes sp.. Photo courtesy of Dr. Yukinori Mukai.


Research Articles

Growth, carbohydrate productivity and growth kinetic study of Halochlorella rubescens cultivated under CO2-rich conditions

Tan Kean Meng and Mohd Asyraf Kassim

| Abstract | Full Text PDF ( 310 KB)| pp. 1|

 

Purification and characterisation of angiotensin I converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory peptide from blood cockle (Anadara granosa) meat hydrolysate

Aishah Suhaimi, Amiza Mat Amin, Norizah Mhd Sarbon, Mohd Effendy Abd. Wahid and Zaliha Harun

| Abstract | Full Text PDF ( 214 KB)| pp. 13|

 

Optimum salinity level for the cultivation of ciliated protozoa

Yukinori Mukai, Syafiqah Hanani Mohd Shahidin and Normawaty Mohmaad Noor

| Abstract | Full Text PDF ( 193 KB)| pp. 23|

 

Expression patterns of the human ribosomal protein genes eL14 and uS19 in colon cancer is dependent on the type and stage of the cancer cell

Edmund Ui-Hang Sim, Selvamalar Mutsamy and Zy-Ying Teh

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (709 KB)| pp. 31|

 

Influence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and soil ameliorants on the mycorrhizal colonization, chlorophyll content, and performance growth of two tropical tree seedlings grown in soil media with high aluminum content

Sri Wilarso Budi, Budi Arty, Basuki Wasis, Cahyo Wibowo and Andi Sukendro

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (526 KB)| pp. 41|

 

Discovery of cold-active protease from psychrophilic bacteria isolated from Antarctic region for bio-prospecting

Muhammad Asyraf Abd Latip, Siti Aisyah Alias, Jerzy Smykla, Faridah Yusof, Mohd Azrul Naim Mohamad and Noor Faizul Hadry Nordin

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (171 KB)| pp. 55|

 

Genetic diversity of green chireta (Andrographis paniculata (Burm.f.) Wall. Ex Nees.) from Indonesia based on ISSR and RAPD markers

Muhammad Fauzi Arif, Dyah Subositi, Aniska Novita Sari, Ganies Riza Aristya, Indra Lesmana and Rina Sri Kasiamdari

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (270 KB)| pp. 61|

 

Prediction of the level of Water Quality Index using Artificial Neural Network techniques in Melaka River Basin

Ang Kean Hua

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (326 KB)| pp. 69|

 

Promoting keratinase activity from newly identified strain Strenotrophomonas maltophilia B6 through optimization and characterization

Jendri Mamangkey, Dwi Suryanto, Erman Munir and Apon Zaenal Mustopa

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (666 KB)| pp. 75|

 

Effects of carbon sources, plant growth regulators and inoculum size on Citrus suhuiensis cell suspension culture growth

Noor Illi Mohamad Puad, Nur Alia M. Fathil, Azura Amid and Azlin Suhaida Azmi

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (68 KB)| pp. 87|

 

Domestication technique of commercially important freshwater mud eel, Monopterus cuchia (Hamilton, 1822)

Nusrat Jahan, Mohammad Abdus Salam, Ali Ahsan, Mohammad Lutfar Rahman, Sulav Indra Paul, Simon Kumar Das and Sabuj Kanti Mazumder

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (540 KB)| pp. 95|

 

Effect of heat pretreatments on chemical and antioxidant properties of Melon Manis Terengganu (Cucumis melo var. Inodorus cv. Manis Terengganu 1) seed oil

Amiza Mat Amin, Nur Izzati Mat Rosdi, Nor Hayati Ibrahim and Tengku Rozaina Tengku Mohamad

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (78 KB)| pp. 105|

 

A comparision for nutrient level in soil and plant between cut and carry and grazing pasture systems

Izzah, A.H., Nurdiyana, B., Wan Asrina, W.Y. and Norziana, Z.Z.

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (98 KB)| pp. 115|

 

Phytochemical screening, antioxidant and antibacterial activities of extracts and fractions of Dillenia suffruticosa leaves

Farazimah Yakop, Malai Haniti Sheikh Abdul Hamid, Norhayati Ahmad, Mohamed Abdul Majid, Manoharan Karuppiah Pillai and Hussein Taha

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (108 KB)| pp. 121|

 

Acyl homoserine lactone lactonase bacteria potential as biocontrol agent of soft rot infection

Erma Suryanti, Aris Tri Wahyudi, Alina Akhdiya and Iman Rusmana

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (492 KB)| pp. 131|

 

Immobilization of CLEA-lipase of Hevea brasiliensis onto magnetic nanoparticles for enhanced biocatalytic performance

Nur Amalin Ab Aziz Al Safi and Faridah Yusof

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (1,540 KB)| pp. 141|

 

Characterisation of AmCCR1 and pseudoCOMTAm promoters in Acacia mangium

Azmah Abdul Latif, Sheh May Tam and Wickneswari Ratnam

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (272 KB)| pp. 153|

 

The association of tree species diversity and abundance with the soil edaphic factor in a largest tropical recreational forest of Terengganu, Peninsular Malaysia

Khairil Mahmud, Khairulakwa, H., Nur Fatihah, H.N., Nornasuha, Y., Khandaker, M.M., Mohd Izuan Effendi Halmi, Noor-Amalina, R. and Wan Juliana, W.A.

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (389 KB)| pp. 159|

 

Isolation and identification of the bacterial community associated with the rove beetle, Paederus fuscipes Curtis (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) in Penang

Sufian Maryam, Abdullah Al-Ashraf Amirul and Wan Fatma Zuharah

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (77 KB)| pp. 173|

 

Growth performance and post-harvest quality of GIFT Tilapia reared in two different culture systems

Farah Farhanim Mohd Zin, Najamuddin Abdul Basri, Sujjat Al-Azad, Saleem Mustafa and Rossita Shapawi

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (176 KB)| pp. 183|


Research Note

Parsing the contributions of the BCL-2 anti-apoptotic proteins in mediating survival of nasopharyngeal carcinoma cell line HK1 using BCL-2 selective inhibitors

Siti Fairus Abdul Rahman and Nethia Mohana-Kumaran

| Abstract | Full Text PDF (78 KB)| pp. 193|

 

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