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Variation in In vitro Fumonisin B1 Production by Different Fusarium verticillioides Isolates in Kenya
(IDOSI Publications, 2008)
Several Fusarium verticillioides isolates from different maize growing regions in Kenya were isolated and evaluated for their ability to produce fumonisin B1 (FB1 ) The toxin was quantified using a directly competitive ...
Population Levels of Indigenous Bradyrhizobia Nodulating Promiscuous Soybean in two Kenyan Soils of the Semi-arid and Semi-humid Agroecological Zones
Soybeans grown in Africa have been selected to nodulate effectively with indigenous Bradyrhizobium spp. populations since Bradyrhizobium japonicum populations are considered absent or in very low numbers in African soils. ...
Cyanobacterial toxins in Lake Baringo, Kenya
This paper presents data on the first identification, characterization and quantification of hepatotoxic microcystins and neurotoxic anatoxin-a in water samples of Lake Baringo,Kenya. The shallow turbid Lake Baringo was ...
Plant Parasitic Nematodes Associated with Cabbages in Kenya
(El-Minia, Egypt, 2007)
A survey was conducted in 22 farms in Kiambu and Kajiado districts to study the nematode associated with cabbage. Roots were rated for galls using a scale of 0 – 10. Roots were stained in Phyloxine B and in NaOCl-acid - ...
Toxic cyanobacteria and their toxins in standing waters of Kenya: implications for water resource use
(IWA Publishing, 2006-06-04)
Phytoplankton biodiversity studies in Kenya's standing waters were carried out between 2001 and 2003. Toxin producing cyanobacteria were recorded in twelve water bodies. Microcystis and Anabaena were the most common species ...