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    Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

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Pilot-Scale Production of Lipase Using Palm Oil Mill Effluent as a Basal Medium and Its Immobilization by Selected Materials

Asih, D. R., Alam, M. Z., Salleh, M. N. and Salihu A.
Journal Published at: Journal of OleoScience, Volume: 63, Number: 8, Range: 779 – 785




Process optimization of glucoamylase production by Aspergillus niger using low cost bitter cassava (Manihot esculenta)

Alam, M. Z., Khalaf, A. I., Salleh, H. M. and Salihu, A.
Journal Published at: Advances in Environmental Biology, Volume: 8, Range: 42-47




Thermostable lipases: an overview of production, purification and characterization

Salihu, A. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: Biosciences Biotechnology Research Asia, Volume: 11, Number: 3, Range: 1095 – 1107




Upgrading Strategies for effective utilization of biogas

Salihu, A. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy, Volume: 34, Number: 5, Range: 1512 – 1520




Solvent tolerant lipases: a review. Process Biochemistry

Salihu, A. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: Process Biochemistry, Volume: 50, Range: 86-96




A Statistical Design Approach for Xylanase Production by Aspergillus niger Using Soybean Hulls: Optimization and Determining the Synergistic Effects of Medium Components on the Enzyme Production

Salihu A., Bala, S. M. and Olagunju, A.
Journal Published at: Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences, Volume: 8, Number: 4, Range: 319 – 323




Agricultural residues for cellulolytic enzyme production by Aspergillus niger: effects of pretreatment.

Salihu, A., Olagunju A., Sallau, A. B. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: 3 Biotech, Volume: 5, Range: 1101 – 1106




Statistical optimization of ethanol-based biodiesel production from sludge palm oil using locally-produced Candida cylindracea lipase

Nasaruddin, R. R., Alam, M. Z., Jami, M. S. and Salihu, A.
Journal Published at: Waste and Biomass Valorization, Volume: 7, Number: 1, Range: 87-95




Pretreatment methods of organic wastes for biogas production.

Salihu, A. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: Journal of Applied Sciences, Volume: 16, Number: 3, Range: 124-137




A Rapid Method of Crude Oil Analysis Using FT-IR Spectroscopy

Abdulkadir, I., Uba, S., Salihu, A., Almustapha, M. N.
Journal Published at: Nigerian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Volume: 24, Number: 1, Range: 47-55




Lipase production using sheanut cake by Aspergillus niger: An optimization study

Salihu A., Bala M. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: Journal of Taibah University for Science, Volume: 10, Range: 850-859




Body weight Perception and Control Practices among University Students in Kaduna State, Nigeria.

Olagunju, A., Salihu, A., Nathan, H., Umar, A. U., Bwala, J.
Journal Published at: Nigerian Journal of Scientific Research, Volume: 15, Number: 3, Range: 646 - 651




Effect of Nutrient Supplementation on Single Cell Protein Production from Watermelon and Pineapple Peels

M. M. Abarshi, S. B. Mada, M. I. Amin, A. Salihu, A. Garba, H.A. Mohammad and D. A. Maccido
Journal Published at: Nigerian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Volume: 25, Number: 1, Range: 130-136




Re-use Potential of Carbon Nanotube in Removing Cadmium from Water

Al-Mamun, A., Al-Katib, M. F. R., Danial, R. A. B., Salihu, A. and Alam, M. Z.
Journal Published at: NanoScience and Nanotechnology-Asia, Volume: 7, Number: 2, Range: 220 – 232




Effect of boiling on protein, mineral, dietary fibre and antinutrient compositions of Nymphaea lotus (Linn) seeds

Danhassan, Muhammad Shehu, Aliyu Salihu and Hajiya Inuwa Mairo
Journal Published at: Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, Volume: 67, Range: 184–190




Larvicidal Assessment of Fractions of Aristolochia albida Rhizome on Culex quinquefasciatus

Hauwa S. Usman, Abdullahi B. Sallau, Aliyu Salihu and Andrew J. Nok
Journal Published at: Tropical Journal of Natural Product Research, Volume: 2, Number: 5, Range: 227- 234




Assessment of Bioplastic Producing Potential of Bacillus subtilis using Some Agricultural Residues as Carbon Source

Abdullahi B. Sallau, Bashir Salim and Aliyu Salihu
Journal Published at: Science Journal of University of Zakho, Volume: 6, Number: 2, Range: 42-45




β-Fructofuranosidase from Tiger nuts (Cyperus esculentus): Biochemical Characterization

A. B. Sallau, S. Aliyu, U. P. Face and R. N. Yakubu
Journal Published at: KASU Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Volume: 1, Number: 2, Range: 37-42




Stereospecific positional distribution of fatty acids and frying properties of winged bean (Psophocarpus tetragonolobus DC) and soybean (Glycine max.) oils

Mohammad Usman Makeri, Hasanah Ghazali, Aliyu Salihu, Amin O. Igwegbe, and Kharidah Muhammad
Journal Published at: Nigerian Food Journal, Volume: 35, Number: 2, Range: 71-82




In Vitro Effect of Terpenoids - Rich Extract of Momordica charantia on Alpha Glucosidase Activity

A. B. Sallau, R. N. Yakubu, S. M. Aliyu, A. Salihu and B. Y. Boniface
Journal Published at: Vitae, Revista De La Facultad De Ciencias Farmacéuticas Y Alimentarias, Volume: 25, Number: 3, Range: 148-153




Assessment of cassava peels as renewable substrate for production of poly‑γ‑glutamic acid by Bacillus subtilis

Thomas John, Aliyu Salihu and Elewechi Onyike
Journal Published at: Environmental Sustainability, Volume: 3, Range: 179-186




Biofilm Eradication Activity of Partially Purified Fraction of Ethylacetate Extract of Acalypha wilkesiana Leaves on Candida albicans I, II and C. parapsilosis

Maimuna Zubairu, Aliyu Salihu, Ismaila A. Umar, Karima Mohammed Rabiu and Elijah Ella
Journal Published at: FUDMA Journal of Sciences, Volume: 4, Number: 4, Range: 10-18




Optimization and characterization of rice–pigeon pea flour blend using extrusion cooking process

Ndaliman Mohammed Banki, Aliyu Salihu, Aliyu Muhammad and Shuaibu Mallam Bala
Journal Published at: Legume Science, Volume: 3, Number: 1, Range: 1-10




Effect of degumming on physicochemical properties of fatty acid ethyl esters obtained from Acacia nilotica seed oil

Bilal Muhammad Abdullahi, Auwalu Garba, Aliyu Salihu and Muhammad Auwal Saliu
Journal Published at: Bioresource Technology Reports, Volume: 14, Range: 1-8




Effect of Methanol Extract of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) Fruit Pulp on N G-Nitro-L-Arginine Methyl Ester (L-NAME) Induced Hypertension in Rats

Abubakar Alhaji Liman, Aliyu Salihu and Elewechi Onyike
Journal Published at: High Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Prevention, Volume: 28, Number: 3, Range: 291-300




Dyslipidaemia-Linked Cardiovascular Risk among Pregnant Women Attending Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital Kano:Longitudinal Study

Muhammad A. Saliu, Aliyu Salihu, Sanusi B. Mada and Olumuyiwa A. Owolabi
Journal Published at: Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences, Volume: 16, Number: 6,



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