International Journal of Genetics and Genomics

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020

  • Genetic Diversity and Phylogenetic Relationship Among Eight Species of Order: Rodentia in Egypt Based on Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) Marker

    Fawzeya Abdelhadi Zayed, Sobhy Hasab El-Naby, Fatma Ahmady Al-Zahaby, Sabha Elsayed Elballat

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 54-62
    Received: Dec. 31, 2019
    Accepted: Jan. 20, 2020
    Published: Mar. 10, 2020
    Abstract: Of all mammals the rodents have an importance and great diversity. The phylogenetic relationships between the different species of the order Rodentia has an interest and investigations for many researchers. The current study suggests the ability of Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD)-PCR to estimate the genetic distance and reflect the genetic ... Show More
  • DNA Identification of Human Remains in Disaster Victim Identification (DVI): An Identification of Burned Girls Students in Tanzania

    Fidelis Charles Bugoye, Elias Zakaria Mulima, David Luhende Elias, Fidelis Saimon Segumba, Leticia Nchagwa Waitara

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 63-65
    Received: Sep. 14, 2019
    Accepted: Mar. 04, 2020
    Published: Mar. 17, 2020
    Abstract: The Government Chemist Laboratory Authority (GCLA) in Tanzania is the only institution offering DNA testing in solving various human identification challenges using Human DNA technology. Globally, forensic DNA typing has undeniably been a useful tool employed in cases such as criminal investigation,, missing persons and parentage testing. In Tanzan... Show More
  • Prevalence of Mutations of the MED12 and CYP17A1 Genes in Mammary Fibroadenomas in Senegalese Women

    Gueye Rokhaya, Tendeng Jacques Noël, Kénémé Bineta, Sembene Pape Mbacké

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 66-77
    Received: Feb. 25, 2020
    Accepted: Mar. 10, 2020
    Published: Mar. 23, 2020
    Abstract: Fibroadenoma is the most common benign breast tumor in women under 30 years. This study aimed to contribute to the knowledge of the genetic factors involved in the occurrence and progression of mammary fibroadenomas. MED12 and CYP17A1 were sequenced in fibroadenomas and blood in 43 Senegalese women. The Alamut-visual software, which includes the pa... Show More
  • Data Analysis of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism in Human AGT Gene Using Computational Approach

    Mohammed Youssif Mohammed, Afra Mohamed Al Bkrye, Hind Abdelaziz Elnasri, Mona Abdelrahman Mohamed Khaier

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 78-84
    Received: Jan. 10, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 27, 2020
    Published: Apr. 07, 2020
    Abstract: Background: The AGT gene is gene responsible for regulation of protein called angiotensinogen which regulates blood pressure and balances fluids in the body. Hypertension happens due to many causes one of this is the defect in AGT gene. Hypertension usually has no symptoms. However, it is a major risk factor for heart diseases, stroke, kidney failu... Show More
  • Effects of Copper (Cu) on Yield Components and Associated Traits in Segregating Populations of Lowland Rice (O. sativa L.)

    Efisue Andrew, Ogunwole Dorcas, Olaoye Olawale

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2020
    Pages: 85-93
    Received: Apr. 17, 2020
    Accepted: May 09, 2020
    Published: May 18, 2020
    Abstract: Trace elements are very critical for rice growth of which Cu is one of the essential trace elements for rice and excess of cupper becomes toxic to rice growth. The aim of this study was to determine the productivity increase in rice crop and genotype reactions to application of Copper under the tropical rainforest condition. Three experiments were ... Show More