International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences

Volume 5, Issue 6, December 2016

  • Antimicrobial Peptides Past, Present and Future

    Yotova Maya, Kaloyanov Kaloyan, Petar Donchev, Zdraveva Petranka, Pencheva Ivanka

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 6-1, December 2016
    Pages: 1-4
    Received: 5 January 2016
    Accepted: 6 January 2016
    Published: 18 October 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.s.2016050601.11
    Abstract: Uncontrolled antibiotic use lead to increasing the level of resistant bacterial species. Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are one of the few alternatives in the fight with everyday growing bacterial resistance to commonly used antibiotics. AMPs general application could be also as endotoxin neutralizing agents or as an adjuvants to regular antimicrobi... Show More
  • Antimicrobial Peptides with Plant Origin

    Zdraveva Petranka, Yotova Maya, Kaloyanov Kaloyan, Pencheva Ivanka

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 6-1, December 2016
    Pages: 5-9
    Received: 14 March 2016
    Accepted: 16 March 2016
    Published: 8 December 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.s.2016050601.12
    Abstract: According to the World Health Organization plants are one of the best sources to obtain a huge variety of biologically active compounds. Human population during centuries has used plants and plants extracts in ethno medicine to cure wide range of diseases. In the scope of modern methods of isolation and purification of different plant substances, a... Show More
  • Evaluate the Productive and Reproductive Performance Considering Genotypes of Dairy Cows

    Md. Akhtarul Islam, Md. Jalal Uddin Sarder, Syed Sarwar Jahan, Md. Hemayatul Islam

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 6-1, December 2016
    Pages: 10-15
    Received: 20 December 2016
    Accepted: 5 January 2017
    Published: 20 March 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.s.2016050601.13
    Abstract: Progress of production in dairy cattle is frequently considered possible by either improving the genetic merit and/or by husbandry practices. The aim of the research is to evaluation of productive and reproductive performance of dairy cows considering genotype was undertaken in greater Rajshahi from July, 2007 to June, 2009. A total 335 farmers dat... Show More