American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 2, April 2021

  • COVID-19: Third Wave Feared as Cases Soar and Precautionary Measures

    Hina Afzal Sajid, Ahmad Ali, Yasir Razzaq Khan, Ameer Hamza Rabbani, Kashif Hussain, Nayab Arshad, Rabia Liaqat Khan

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, April 2021
    Pages: 19-24
    Received: 11 March 2021
    Accepted: 16 April 2021
    Published: 29 April 2021
    Abstract: A novel coronavirus has become a major health issue worldwide, initially founded in Wuhan city, province of china, in the end of December 2019. Now it has widely spread across 215 countries. On 30th of January 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) declared sixth public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC) to be COVID-19 outbreak as pan... Show More
  • On farm Phenotypic Characterization of Indigenous Goat Breeds within Their Production System in Ancher and Gemechis Districts, West Hararghe Zone, Eastern Ethiopia

    Mohammed Yousuf, Tesfaye Getachew, Elias Bayou

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, April 2021
    Pages: 25-35
    Received: 26 February 2021
    Accepted: 21 April 2021
    Published: 8 May 2021
    Abstract: This study was conducted to study the morphological characteristics of indigenous goats breed under farmer’s management condition in Ancher and Gemechis districts, West Hararghe Zone, Eastern Ethiopia. The most frequently observed coat color pattern of goat was (60.8%) plain, (9.1%) spotted and (30.1%) were patchy coat color and coat color type in ... Show More
  • Assessing the Prevalence of Malaria, in the Case of Sigmo Health Center, Sigmo Woreda, Jimma Zone, South West Ethiopia

    Guta Waktole Weyesa

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, April 2021
    Pages: 36-41
    Received: 2 February 2021
    Accepted: 27 April 2021
    Published: 14 May 2021
    Abstract: Despite considerable efforts made throughout the century to eradicate or control malaria it is still the most prevalent and most devastating disease in the global tropics. The disease has a negative effect on the economic growth and perpetuates vicious cycles of poverty especially in the developing parts of the world. It costs Africa US$10 – 12 bil... Show More