Jan-March 2014, Volume 3 and Issue 1: 01-171

Science

 

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Anti-inflammatory Activity of Matricariarecutita L. against Acute and Chronic Inflammatory Models

Katti HR, Singh P, Ramkishan A, Chandrashekhar VM, Sowmya C and Panji MA............................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.1

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In Vitro Anticancer Activity of Ethanolic Extract of Euphorbia hirta (L.)

Anitha P, Geegi PG,Yogeswari J and Anthoni Samy A ………………………………………………….

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.2

 

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Elemental Analysis and Biological Activities of Chrysophyllum roxburghii G. Don (Sapotaceae) Leaves

Prashith Kekuda TR, Raghavendra HL, Mallikarjun N, Swathi D, Suchitha Y, Anil Kumar HS and Vinayaka KS…………………………………………………………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.3

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In Vitro Antioxidant Activity of Bark Extracts of Rhizophora mucronata

Selvasundhari L, VembuBabu, Vinola Jenifer, Jeyasudha S, Govindasamy Thiruneelakandan, Sivakami R and AnthoniSamy A ………………………………………….

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.4

 

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Inhibitory Activity of Polyalthia longifolia, Anaphalis lawii and Gnidia glauca against Colletotrichum capsici and Urinary Tract Pathogens

Prashith Kekuda TR, Vivek MN, Syed Junaid, Rakesh KN, Dileep N, Manasa M, Yashoda Kambar

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.5

 

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GC-MS Analysis of Essential Oil from Long Pepper Growing in Tepi, South-west Ethiopia

Bizuneh Adinew ..................................................................................................................................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.6

 

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Characterization and Phase Transitions of Bi Doped BaTiO3 Ceramics Prepared through Chemical Route

Sreenu K, Bhargavi T and Kebede Legesse Kabeta ……………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.7

 

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Improved Dissolution Rate of Piroxicam by Fusion Solid Dispersion Technique

Manohara C, Jagadeesh S. Sanganal, Prem Kumar G, Swamy KB and Phani AR …………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.8

 

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Development and Physical Characterization of Meclizine Hydrochloride Solid Dispersions by using Polyethylene Glycol 8000

Sateesh Kumar Vemula and Radhika Katkum ...................................................................................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.9

 

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Measurement of Turbid Body Optical Properties Using Attenuation of Laser Light Intensity Techniques

Senbeto Kena Etana…………………………………………………………………………………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.10

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Bodyweight Change and Carcass Yield Performance of Somali Goats Fed with Groundnut Pod Hulls and a Mixture of Wheat Bran and Mustard Seed Cake

Tesfaye Worku and Mengistu Urge ...................................................................................................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.11

 

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Assessment of Irrigation Water Quality and Suitability for Irrigation in the Fincha’a Valley Sugar Estate, Nile Basin of Western Ethiopia

Getahun Kitila, Heluf Gebrekidan and Tena Alamrew ........................................................................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.12

 

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Irrigation Water Management Practices in Smallholder Vegetable Crops Production : The Case of Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia

Edossa Etissa, Nigussie Dechassa, Tena Alamirew, Yibekal Alemayehu and Lemma Desalegne...

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.13

 

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Effect of Variety and Storage on the Tuber Quality of Potatoes Cultivatedin the Eastern Highlands of Ethiopia

Addisu S. Chemeda, Geremew Bultosa and Nigussie Dechassa ………………………………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.14

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Interplay of Regeneration, Structure and Uses of Some Woody Species in Chilimo Forest, Central Ethiopia

Teshome Soromessa and Ensermu Kelbessa ……………………………………………………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.15

 

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Forest Carbon Stocks in Woody Plants of Tara Gedam Forest: Implication for Climate Change Mitigation

Mohammed Gedefaw, Teshome Soromessa and Satishkumar Belliethathan ……………………….

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.16

 

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Factors Associated with Late Initiation of Antenatal Care among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Clinic at Public Health Centers in Kembata Tembaro Zone, Southern Ethiopia

Tesfalidet Tekelab and Balcha Berhanu …………………………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.17

 

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Acceptability of Provider Initiated HIV Counseling and Testing among Tuberculosis and Non-tuberculosis Patients in Shashemene Town, Ethiopia

Emiru Adeba and Wakgari Deressa……………………………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.18

 

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Preliminary Qualitative Phytochemical Screening of Edible Mushroom Hypsizygus ulmarius

Shivashankar M and Premkumari B ……………………………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.19

 

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Comparative Study on Antimicrobial Activity of Vitexnegundo var. negundo and Vitexnegundo var. purpurascens

PrashithKekuda TR, Vivek MN, Yashoda Kambar, Manasa M and Raghavendra HL………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.20

 

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Antibacterial Activity of Three Parmotrema Species from Western Ghats of Karnataka against Clinical Isolates of Burn and Dental Caries

Vivek MN, Yashoda Kambar, Manasa M and Prashith Kekuda TR...................................................

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.21

 

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Technology

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Design with Concurrent Approach: Development and Flow Analysis of Injection Mould Tool for Computer Monitor Lamp Holder

Prakash CH ………………………………………………………………………………………………….

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.22

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Mechanical Property of Plastic Lumber Produced from Recycled High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)

Birhanu Beshah, Aychiluhim Mitiku, Michael Chernet, Mekdes Assefa and Mezekeir Addisu ……

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.23

 

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Modeling and Analysis of Supplier Selection Method Using Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP)

Temesgen Garoma and Shimels Diriba …………………………………………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.24

 

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Arts

 

 

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Female Headed Households and Poverty in Rural Ethiopia

Alemi Negassa Muleta and Dereje Fekadu Deressa... ……………...…………………………………..

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.25

 

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The Role of Value Added Tax on Economic Growth of Ethiopia

Dasalegn Mosissa Jalata ………...………………………………………………………………………...

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.26

 

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Globalization and its Impact on Cooperatives – A Case of Oromiya Regional State, Ethiopia

Karunakara Rao R and Asfaw Temesgen .. ……………...………………………………………………

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v3i1.27

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