Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Emeka I. Nweze, Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
e-mail: [email protected]

Journal office: Faculty of Biological Sciences, Room 301, Jimbaz building, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.

Senior Editors

Prof Y. Koga, Biotechnology Department, Osaka University, Japan.
Prof JC Ogbonna. Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Prof JC Eya. Biology Department, West Virginia State University, USA
Dr E. Adukwu. HAS-Applied sciences, University of the West of England, Bristol
Prof B.C. Nwanguma. Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Prof C.O. Esimone. Biopharm & Pharm Microbiology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
Prof. JE Eyo. Zoology & Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria

Editors

Prof JO Ugwuanyi Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Prof C.D Nwani. Zoology and Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Prof L. Abia-Bassey, Department of Medical Lab Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria
Prof I.M Ezeonu. Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Prof A.N Moneke. Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Dr. M Kabir. Department of Botany, University of Sarghoda, Sub-Campus Bhakkar, Pakistan
Dr I.O Igwenyi. Department of Biochemistry, Ebonyi State University, Abakiliki, Nigeria
Dr C.C Onyeke. Department of Plant Science & Biotechnology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Dr N. Njokuocha. Department of Plant Science & Biotechnology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Prof G.C Odo. Zoology and Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Dr P. E Joshua. Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Dr E.C Ossai. Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Dr O.U Njoku. Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Dr U Ezeji. Department of Biotechnology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri

Editorial Advisers

P. E. Koehler. Department of Food Science and Tech, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
M I Parker. Integrative Biomedical Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa.
F A Kechia. Department of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Bamenda, Cameroon
V.P.K. Titanji. Engineering and Technology, Cameroon Christian University, Bali, Cameroon.
R. Roberti. Department of Agriculture & Food Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy.
S. Yousuke. Clinical Chemistry, Hoshi University School of Pharmacy & Pharm Sciences, Japan
B.E.B. Nwoke. Zoology Department, Imo State University, Owerri, Nigeria
F.O. Nduka. Animal & Environmental Biology, University of Port Harcourt, PH, Nigeria.
E. Enebong, Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Calabar, Nigeria
F.J.C. Odibo, Applied Microbiology Department, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
G.C. Okpokwasili, Microbiology Department, University of Port Harcourt, River State
L.U.S. Ezeanyika Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Dr M.A Saleem. Pharmaceutical Biology Department, UCSI University, Malaysia
F.C. Chilaka Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
B.N.Okolo, Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
I.N.E.Onwurah, Department of Biochemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
M.O.Nwosu, Plant Sciences & Biotechnology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
B.O. Mgbenka, Zoology and Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka