(PDF) Isolation and Selection of Entomopathogenic Fungi as

Objective of this study was to isolate and identify the entomopathogenic fungi as biocontrol agents and to evaluate their pathogenicity against the greater wax moth, Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Eight strains of fungi were

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Improved methods for isolation of avian influenza virus

Dec 15, 2014 · 1. Introduction. The isolation of viruses from chick embryos is a conventional method of virus isolation. All viruses with the ability to infect birds can replicate in chick embryos (Moses et al., 1948, Swayne et al., 2008).Certain mammalian viruses, such as the bluetongue virus and influenza virus, can replicate in eggs (Clavijo et al., 2000, Swayne et al., 2008).

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Pakistan Boiler Act Ordinance NEQS Rules

Jun 06, 2021 · Pakistan Boiler Act, Boiler Engineers, Ordinance NEQS National Environment Quality Standard Power plant Rules and Regulations and upcoming power plants in Pakistan, power policies and generation licenses and other news about power industry will be available here in this section. Latest Pakistan Punjab Boiler act Amendment Bill 2017.

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Pakistan - Boilers and Pressure Vessels (Amendment) Act, 2009.

Pakistan. >. Boilers and Pressure Vessels (Amendment) Act, 2009. Eastern Worker, 2011-03, Vol. 51, No. 2, p.7. Amends section 6 of the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Ordinance (CXXI of 2002) to enable the Boiler Engineers who posses good health duly certified by a recognized physician to renegotiate their contract with their employers for seeking

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Communicating in a Crisis: Biological Attack

threat agents considered to pose the highest threat (see Table 1). Once obtained, agents must be cultured or grown in quantity and then processed for use in an attack ("weaponized"). Agents can be: • Isolated from sources in nature. The threat agents in Table 1 are either biotoxins or agents that cause zoonotic diseases (that occur in

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An Engineering Guide to Modern Fuel Systems

deliver to the boiler mounted pumps at a very low pressure. This transfer pump must be over sized by a factor of 1.5-2 to accommodate the extra flow required by the onboard pumps. Always check the flow of the fuel pump supplied by the manufacturer. On some boilers there can be a 5 to 10 times factor for the pump size compared with the burn rate.

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Salmonella Paratyphi A Rates, Asia - Volume 11, Number 11

Feb 17, 2012 · Paratyphi A incidence rates reported from Pakistan. In China and India, countries with the largest populations in the world, S. Paratyphi A is the causal agent for a substantial proportion of enteric fever episodes that cannot be distinguished clinically from typhoid fever episodes.

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Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication — Pakistan

Nov 14, 2019 · During January 2018–September 2019 the number of WPV1 cases in Pakistan increased, compared with the number during the previous 4 years. This report updates previous reports on Pakistan's polio eradication activities, progress, and challenges ( 2, 3 ). In 2018, Pakistan reported 12 WPV1 cases, a 50% increase from eight cases in 2017, and a

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How Pakistan managed to flatten its Covid curve despite a

Aug 13, 2020 · New Delhi: As Covid-19 cases are rising everyday in India, something very striking is happening in our neighbourhood in Pakistan, which seems to have flattened the curve, that too with one of the lowest testing rates in the world.. According to data from Worldometer, at the peak of its Covid-19 curve on 14 June, Pakistan reported 6,825 new cases. On 15 June, the country recorded 5,248 cases

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The Boilers and Pressure Vessels Ordinance 2002 – Josh and

Mar 01, 2021 · 1. Short title, extent and commencement.—–. (1) This Ordinance may be called the Boilers and Pressure Vessels Ordinance, 2002. (2) It extends to the whole of Pakistan. (3) It shall come into force on such date as the Federal Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, specify in this behalf and different dates may be specified

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Impact of the societal response to COVID-19 on access to

Methods In seven slums in Bangladesh, Kenya, Nigeria and Pakistan, we explored stakeholder perspectives and experiences of healthcare access for non-COVID-19 conditions in two periods: pre-COVID-19 and during COVID-19 lockdowns. Results Between March 2018 and May 2020, we engaged with 860 community leaders, residents, health

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Isolation and characterization of two new hepatitis E

Isolation and characterization of two new hepatitis E virus genotype 1 strains from two mini-outbreaks in Lahore, Pakistan Tahir Iqbal, Muhammad Idrees*, Liaqat Ali, Abrar Hussain, Muhammad Ali, Sadia Butt, Muhammad Zubair Yousaf, Muhammad Farooq Sabar Abstract Background: Pakistan is a highly endemic area for hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection.

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Increased isolation of ESBL producing Klebsiella

and increase in the isolation rates of ESBL producing K. pneumoniae over the years. Studies from both developed and developing countries have reported an increasing trend in the isolation of ESBL positive K. pneumoniae.13-15 We found significant increased isolation of ESBL positive K. pneumoniae in age less than 10 years, males and blood isolates.

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Isolation and characterization of two new hepatitis E

Isolation and characterization of two new hepatitis E virus genotype 1 strains from two mini-outbreaks in Lahore, Pakistan Tahir Iqbal, Muhammad Idrees*, Liaqat Ali, Abrar Hussain, Muhammad Ali, Sadia Butt, Muhammad Zubair Yousaf, Muhammad Farooq Sabar Abstract Background: Pakistan is a highly endemic area for hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection.

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Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication — Pakistan

Nov 08, 2018 · This report documents Pakistan's activities and progress toward polio eradication during January 2017–September 2018 and updates previous reports ( 1, 2 ). In 2017, Pakistan reported eight WPV1 cases, a 60% decrease from 20 cases in 2016. As of September 18, 2018, four cases had been reported, compared with five cases at that time in 2017.

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Biodiesel production from microalgal isolates of southern

Dec 05, 2012 · Absolute amount of C-14:0, C-16:0 and C-18:0 by a validated GC-MS/MS method were found to be 1.5-1.7, 15.0-42.5 and 4.2-18.4 mg/g, respectively, in biodiesel obtained from various microalgal oils. Biodiesel was also characterized in terms of cetane number, kinematic viscosity, density and higher heating value and compared with the standard values.

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A systematic review of treatment response rates in

METHODS: Literature on anti-HCV therapy was searched in PubMed, Google Scholar and PakMediNet. Thirty three different studies representing different geographic regions of Pakistan published from 2002 to 2016 were included in the present review.

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Isolation and partial characterization of a virulent

Bacteriophages are often considered alternative agents for controlling bacterial infection and contamination. In this study, we described the isolation and preliminary characterization of bacteriophage IHQ1 (family Myoviridae) active against the Gram-negative bacterial strain A. punctata.

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Prevalence and antibiogram of methicillin resistant

1. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2017 Sep-Oct;50(5):680-684. doi: 10.1590/0037-8682-0352-2016. Prevalence and antibiogram of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from medical device-related infections; a retrospective study in Lahore, Pakistan.

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Frequency of isolation of shigella serogroups/serotypes

Objectives: To assess the frequency of serogroups and serotypes, as well as the antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Shigella species isolated from known cases of diarrhoea and dysentery from Karachi, Pakistan. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted between January 2002 and March 2003 at Aga Khan University on stool samples received from children with diarrhoea and dysentery …

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