Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology (JPAM) is a peer-reviewed, open access, quarterly published international journal, dedicated to serve the scientific community and the wider scientifically interested general public by providing a platform for worldwide researchers, intellectuals and microbiologists for publication of high quality reviews, research articles and clinical studies pertaining to all aspects of microbiology and its allied disciplines, provided they demonstrate new findings of relevance that makes a significant contribution to the field as a whole. JPAM is abstracted and indexed in almost all the leading databases of the world. In addition, JPAM has an elite panel of reviewers and experts who have been pioneer in different fields of microbiology that ensures only high quality research work finds a place in JPAM and at the same time the stringent screening and the constructive criticism based on definite guidelines will help the researchers in re-analyzing/modifying their research protocols, hypothesis and data interpretation. JPAM follows a strong plagiarism policy and is committed to protect the integrity of the scholarly record and feels its duty to help and support the scientific community in all aspects of research and publishing ethics.

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Iqbal Ahmad
Print ISSN: 0973-7510; Electronic ISSN: 2581-690X
Abbreviated Title: J Pure Appl Microbiol
Frequency: Quarterly (March, June, September & December)
E-mail: editor@microbiologyjournal.org

 

Current Issue – Volume 12 Issue 4, December 2018

Efficient Culture of Rhodopseudomonas palustris Using Landfill Leachate

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Qing Wang, Lijun Shen, Zhenzhen Zhao, Hai Yan, Qianqian Xu, Chunhua Yin, Xiaolu Liu, Haiyang Zhang and Yang Liu

Article: 5331  |  Pages: 1679-1686

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.01

Isolation and Characterization of Thermophilic Enzymes Producing Microorganisms for Potential Therapeutic and Industrial Use

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Hasnaa R. Temsaah1*, Ahmed F. Azmy2, Mai Raslan1, Amr E. Ahmed1 and Walaa G. Hozayen1,3

Article: 5276  |  Pages: 1687-1702

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.02

In silico Analysis of qBFR4 and qLBL5 in Conferring Quantitative Resistance Against Rice Blast

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Ilakiya Sharanee Kumar, Nurul Aniss Amran, Kalaivani Nadarajah*

Article: 5278  |  Pages: 1703-1718

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.03

Stimulation of Hydrogen Photoproduction in Chlorella sorokiniana Subjected to Simultaneous Nitrogen Limitation and Sulfur- and/or Phosphorus-Deprivation

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Piyawat Pongpadung1, Litao Zhang2, Ramaraj Sathasivam3, Kittisak Yokthongwattana4, Niran Juntawong5 and Jianguo Liu2*

Article: 5296  |  Pages: 1719-1727

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.04

Comparison of Two Detection Methods for Fragment Ions of Escherichia coli Carbon Center Metabolites

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Bin Rui1*, Xiaotao Wei2, Long Chen1, Yun An3 and Han Wen1*

Article: 3965  |  Pages: 1729-1736

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.05

Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency in Jeddah’s Children, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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Mohammed Gamal1,2, Amro Matyori3, Mohamed Alkaibari3, Talal Alzahrani3, Mohammad M. Al-Sanea1, S.M. Shakeel Iqubal4* and Aejaz A. Khan4

Article: 5285  |  Pages: 1737-1741

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.06

Mass Spectrometry Technology and qPCR for Detection of Enterococcus faecalis in Diabetic Foot Patients

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Ahmad Al-Beloushi1,2, Ayman Elbehiry3,4* and Eman Marzouk5

Article: 5273  |  Pages: 1743-1753

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.07

Acinetobacter junii AH4-A Potential Strain for Bio-hydrogen Production from Dairy Industry Anaerobic Sludge

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Ramu Satheesh Murugan1,2, Gujuluva Hari Dinesh1,2, Tondi Rajan Angelin Swetha2, Thulasinathan Boobalan2, Muthuramalingam Jothibasu3, Panneer Selvam Manimaran4, Gopal Selvakumar5 and Alagarsamy Arun2*

Article: 5318  |  Pages: 1761-1769

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.09

Adjunct Therapy of rIFN-g and rIL-17A along with Sub-optimal Dose of Amphotericin-B effectively Control the Leishmania donovani Parasitic Growth in Infected Mice

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Prabin Kumar1,2, Pragya Misra1, Abhinav Saurabh1,2, Narayan Rishi2 and Dipendra Kumar Mitra1

Article: 5347  |  Pages: 1771-1782

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.10

Immunohistochemical Expression of Xenophagy Proteins in Helicobacter pylori and None Helicobacter pylori Gastritis

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Haider F. Ghazi1, Hayfaa M. Fahad2, Aqeel S. Mahmood3 and Ban J. Qasim4

Article: 5368  |  Pages: 1795-1800

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.12

Molecular and Phylogenetic Analysis of Sheep Pox Virus in Iraq

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Mohammed J. Muhaidi1, Mohammed A. Hamad1 and Noor N. Al-hayani2

Article: 5282  |  Pages: 1809-1814

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.14

Genetic Diversity of Fungi Producing Mycotoxins in Stored Crops

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Fuzia Elfituri Muftah Eltariki1, Kartikeya Tiwari2, Indang Ariati Ariffin2 and Mohammed Abdelfatah Alhoot2*

Article: 5337  |  Pages: 1815-1823

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.15

Induce Cancer by Ochratoxin A

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Oday S. Abbas1*, Dalia A. Abdul-Shaheed2 and Rand M. Anwer1

Article: 5283  |  Pages: 1825-1828

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.16

Antimicrobial Applications in Agriculture: A Review

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Yusilawati Ahmad Nor*, Farahanim Johari, Fathin Nadhirah Kamal Ariffin, Ainoor Mariana Mohd Ali and Nurul Hafizah Khairudin

Article: 5193  |  Pages: 1829-1838

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.17

A Bacteriological Study of Intertrigo

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Morubagal Raghavendra Rao1, Vinay Kumar Vasimalli2, Ranjitha Shankare  Gowda1, SatyaSai Badveti1 and Pooja Patrapanda Belliappa1*

Article: 5299  |  Pages: 1839-1844

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.18

Purification, Characterization and Anticancer Activity of L-asparaginase Produced by Marine Aspergillus terreus

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Sahar W.M. Hassan1*, Aida M. Farag2 and Ehab A. Beltagy1

Article: 5284  |  Pages: 1845-1854

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22207/JPAM.12.4.19