Friday, 22 September 2017

PROF. NANCY BUDAMBULA PUBLICATIONS


2017

  1. Ghilamicael A.M., H.I. Boga, S. E. Anami, T. Mehari and N.L.M. Budambula (2017).  Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Five Hot Springs in Eritrea. Journal of Natural Sciences Research 7(12): 88-94.
  2. Budambula V. and N. L. M. Budambula (2017). Chasing the Dragon: Drug Use and Abuse. ISBN: 9789966103024

2016

  1. Imbo M.C., N. L. M. Budambula, C.M. Mweu, J. K. Muli and S. E. Anami (2016). Genetic Transformation of Sweet Potato for Improved Tolerance to Stress: A Review.  Advances in Life Science and Technology 49:67-76
  2. Muli J.K., N. L. M. Budambula, C. Mweu, M. C. Imbo and S. E. Anami (2016).  Genetic Improvement of African Maize towards Drought Tolerance: A Review. Advances in Life Science and Technology 48: 1-9.
  3. Muwawa E.M, N. L. M. Budambula, Z. L. Osiemo, H. I. Boga and H.M. Makonde (2016). Isolation and characterization of some gut microbial symbionts from fungus-cultivating termites (Macrotermes and Odontotermesspp). African Journal of Microbiology Research 10:994-1004 DOI: 10.5897/AJMR2016.8060.
  4. Missiani O., J. H. Kimotho, J. Oyugi, F. Okoth, H. Kioko, S. Mining, N. L. M. Budambula, E. Giles, A.Andonov, E.Songok and C.Osiowy (2016).Hepatitis B infection is highly prevalent among patients presenting with jaundice in Kenya. BMC Infectious Diseases 16:101 DOI 10.1186/s12879-016-1409-2

2015

  1. Kerosi D.O., N. L. M. Budambula,   E. Odari, R. Lihana, S. Osman, A. Omire, H. Langat, R. Aman and R. Lwembe. (2015). Human Immunodeficiency Virus -1 and Hepatitis B Virus Co-Infections among Injecting Drug Users in Malindi, Kenya. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 5 (22): 45-50
  2. Kiama C., N. L. M Budambula, S. Okoth, R. Kagali and V. Matiru. (2015). Cultural Characterization of Fungi Isolated From Oil Contaminated Soils. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 5: 16-21
  3. Onchwari R. G.,. Potentially beneficial rhizobacteria associated with banana plants in Juja, Kenya. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 7:181-188
  4. Webale M. K., V. Budambula, R. Lihana, F.O. Musumba, A. K. Nyamache, N. L. M. Budambula, A. A. Ahmed, C. Ouma and T. Were (2015). Hepatitis B virus sero-profiles and genotypes in HIV-1 infected and uninfected injection and Non-injection drug users from coastal Kenya. BMC Infectious Diseases 15:299. DOI 10.1186/s12879-015-1060-3

2014

  1. Odari E.O, N. L. M Budambula and H.Nitschko (2014) .Evaluation of an Antigen-Antibody “Combination” Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Diagnosis of Hepatitis C Virus Infections. Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences 24: 343-352.
  2. Omire A., N. Budambula, W. Ochieng, C. Baliach, D. Kerosi, H. Langat, M.Okemwa, L. Kirumbi, R. Aman, B. Ogutu and R. Lwembe (2014). Assessment of Risk Predisposition to Human Papilloma Virus through Cervical Infections Screening of Women Attending an Outpatient Health Facility in Nairobi, Kenya. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 4: 28-36
  3. Muwawa E. M., H. M. Makonde, N. L. M. Budambula, Z. L. Osiemo and H.I. Boga (2014). Chemical properties associated with guts, soil and nest materials of Odontotermes and Macrotermes species from Kenya.Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 4: 253-263
  4. Odari E. O., S. G. Odhiambo and N. L. M. Budambula (2014). Laboratory surveillance of cholera in Nyanza Province. Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology. 16 (1):79-91.
  5. Njire M. M. , N. L. M. Budambula and Antimicrobial activity of Warbugiaugandensis against Gram-negative Multi-drug resistant bacteria. Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology. 16(2): 45-57

2013

  1. Ogot H. A, H. I Boga, Isolation, characterization and identification of roundup degrading bacteria from the soil and gut of 1:31-38.
  2. Ogot H.A., , M. Tsanuo and D.O.Andika Isolation, characterization and identification of Diazinon degrading bacteria from the soil and gut of Macrotermes Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 3: 70-79.
  3. Ronoh R.C., Isolation and Characterization of Actinobacteria from Lake Magadi, Kenya. African Journal of Microbiology Research 7: 4200-4206.
  4. Kwange S.O., N. L.M. Budambula, M. K. Kiptoo, F. Okoth, M. Oduor, J. M. Ochwoto and J. H. KimothoHepatitis B virus subgenotype A1, occurrence of subgenotypeD4 and S gene mutations among voluntary Blood Donors in Kenya. Virus Genes 47: 448-455

2012

  1. Muhonja C., N. Budambula, J. Kiiru and S. Kariuki. (2012). Characterization of antibiotic resistance in environmental enteric pathogens from Kibera slum in Nairobi-Kenya. Journal of Bacteriology Research 4: 46-54.

 2010

  1. Kwange S.O. and N. L. M. Budambula. (2010). Effectiveness of antituberculosis treatment among patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy at Vihiga District Hospital in 2007. Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology 28: 21-25.

2009

  1. Mwirichia R.K., N. M. Budambula and H.I. Boga (2009). Isolation, characterization and identification of Enterobacteriaceae from well water in Juja Town in Kenya. Journal of Tropical Microbiology and Biotechnology 5:31-36.

2006

  1. Budambula Antibiotic resistance of bacteria isolated from Nairobi River. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental Science 8: 9-12.
  2. BudambulaIsolation and characterization of naphthalene utilising bacteria from Nairobi River. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Environmental Science. 8: 1-8.
  3. Budambula Metal status of Nairobi River Waters and Bioaccumulation of Metals in LabeoCylindricus. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 169:275-291.

2004

  1. Budambula N.L.M., E.C. Mwachiro, N.M. Gitonga and S. Kariuki (2004).  Isolation of Mercury, Zinc and Cadmium resistant bacteria from Nairobi River. Proceedings of the 2nd Regional Microbiology Conference Recent advances in microbial research and their implications to Health, Agriculture and Environment. Pages 181-190.

1998

  1. Budambula N and P. Wangari. (1998) Proceedings of the International workshop on Women and Desertification. Environmental Liason International Centre.

1995

  1. Budambula N. (1995). Implementing the Desertification Convention: The Kenyan Experience. The Network.

SELECTED CONFERENCE PAPERS

  1. Kinyua D.M and N. L. M Budambula (2013). Antibiotic resistance of metal tolerant bacteria isolated from soil in Juja, Kenya. JKUAT Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference November
  2. Njire M.M., N. L. M. Budambula and J.N. Kiiru (2010). Antimicrobial effects of selected herbal extracts on Multi-drug resistant Gram-negative bacterial strains. Proceedings of the 2010 JKUAT Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference. Pages 131-138
  3. Ndegwa D.W, Wahiu F. W. and N. L. M. Budambula (2007). Characterization of bacterial contaminants in milk hawked at Kahawa West. Proceedings of the 2007 JKUAT Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference.Pages 292-302.
  4. Nzau B., S. Kariuki and N. L. M .Budambula (2007). Antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella enterica serotype typhimurium and Salmonella enterica serotype enteritids. Proceedings of the 2007 JKUAT Scientific, Technological and Industrialization Conference. Pages 227-233.