DISCUSS THE VALUES OF PHYTOREMEDITION IN WATER
This refers to the use of plants to remove, transfer, stabilize or degrade contaminants in soil, sediment and
water. Aquatic plants are known for accumulating and concentrating heavy m
Q1. Discuss the following methods used in determination of organic matter content.
a) Dissolved O2 Briefly discuss and include the use of the Winkler method.
The Winkler test is used to determine the concentration of diss
DISCUSS SNAKE ENVENOMATION
Envenomation is the process by which venom is injected into an animal by sting, spine, bite,
or other venom apparatus of a venomous animal. Many kinds of animals, including
mammals, reptiles, spiders and insects emp
Discuss Stern and Mc Clintock experiments to proof that genetic exchange is as result of
Chromosomal material exchange.
Barbara McClintock in 1931 and then Curt Stern in 1933 demonstrated that the crossing-over process in
meiosis actually inv
Discuss Molecular marker techniques
a. Allozyme method
This discusses the measurement of genetic diversity contributed by a single genetic locus for
instance, in a plant genetic, locus can be considered in classical terms as processing alleles
DISCUSS SINGLE CELL PROTEIN
SINGLE CELL PROTEINS
The rapidly increasing world population generates the challenge of providing necessary food
sources especially protein supply poses a problem.For this reason, in 1996, new sources mainly
bacteria, yeast, fu
Distinguish between a Leader and Manager
Organizations provide its managers with legitimate authority to lead, but there is no
assurance that they will be able to lead effectively. Organizations need strong leadership
and strong management for optimal eff
DISCUSS PCR PRIMER DESIGN GUIDELINES
PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction)
Polymerase Chain Reaction is widely held as one of the most important inventions of the 20th century
in molecular biology. Small amounts of the genetic material can now be amplified to b
Describe the basic principles of cloning in animal cells.
A clone can be used to refer to a group of genetically identical cells or an organism which is
genetically an exact replica of another organism.
Cloning is to duplicate a cell or an or
Distinguish between primary and secondary metabolites.
Metabolites are organic compounds synthesized by organisms using enzyme-mediated chemical
reactions called metabolic pathways. Primary metabolites have functions that are essential to
growth and devel
DISCUSS ISOLATION SCREENING PRESERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF
INDUSTRIALLY USEFUL MICROBIAL CELLS
Microorganisms are used extensively to provide a vast range of products and services. They have
proved to be particularly useful because of the ease of their m
Running head: GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOODS
Genetically Modified Foods
GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOODS
Recent advances in technology have had significant impacts on the life processes and improve
the status of human being. The wo