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On the spectrum
(Cambridge University Press, 1990)
Identification of major components of larviposition pheromone from larvae of tsetse fliesGlossina morsitans morsitans Westwood andGlossina morsitans centralis Machado
(Journal of Chemical Ecology, 1996-01-06)
The presence of pheromones produced by larvae ofGlossina morsitans morsitans andG. m. centralis, respectively, which attract gravid females and result in aggregation of pupae, is confirmed. Behavioral experiments indicated ...
Language Policy in East Africa: A Dependency Theory Perspective
(Educational Research and Publications, 1996)
Density and fertilizer requirements of the compact and disease resistant arabica coffee.
Sixteen NPK fertilizer combinations and 6 coffee planting densities were tried in Kenya between 1981 and 1988 using the compact and disease resistant Catimor. Yield differences due to fertilizer treatments were not ...
Antibacterial activity of East African medicinal plants
(Science Direct, 1998-02)
In an ethnopharmacological survey, extracts of the six East African medicinal plants Entada abyssinica (stem bark), Terminalia spinosa (young branches), Harrisonia abyssinica (roots), Ximenia caffra (roots), Azadirachta ...
Effects of Working Mothers on Child Development in Kenya
(Education Resources Information Centre, 1991)
More women have entered the job market than ever before. With the current socioeconomic changes and with more women attaining education, the number of working women is going to increase rapidly. Most of the working women ...
The Orma Boran—ten years of field observations
Presents the Orma Boran field observations carried out under tsetse fly challenge on Galana ranch in Kenya since 1980. Their response to trypanosomiasis has been compared to that of the ranch bred Kenya (Galana) Boran. The ...
Some Representations of Unified Voigt Functions Ω η, ν, λ μ (x,y)
(Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1992)
This paper aims at some representation of unified Voigt functions which play a rather important role in several diverse fields of physics such as astrophysical spectroscopy and the theory of neutron reactions. We derive ...
Historia na maendeleo ya riwayaya Kiswahili
(Kenyatta University Faculty of Arts, 1999)
This paper sets out to investigate briefly the historical origin of Kiswahili prose literature a,w traces its development up to contemporary times. It notes the most important stages that the Kiswahi: novel has gone ...
Tryptophan metabolism in vitamin B6-deficient mice
(Cambridge University Press, 1990-01)
Vitamin B6 deficiency was induced in mice by maintenance for 4 weeks on a vitamin B6-free diet. Tryptophan metabolism was assessed by determining the urinary excretion of tryptophan metabolites, the metabolism of [14C]tryptophan ...