Thursday, July 11, 2013

June 2013 Rhodes University Science & Pharmacy Faculty publications

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BIOCHEMISTRY, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY: Bhattacharya, A., Shrivastava, A. & Sharma, A. 2013, "Evaluation of enhanced thermostability and operational stability of carbonic anhydrase from Micrococcus species", Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, vol. 170, no. 4, pp. 756-773.
BIOCHEMISTRY, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY: Dunn, K., Maart, B. & Rose, P. 2013, "Arthrospira (Spirulina) in tannery wastewaters. Part 2: Evaluation of tannery wastewater as production media for the mass culture of Arthrospira biomass", Water SA, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 279-284.
BIOCHEMISTRY, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY: Fogel, R. & Limson, J.L. 2013, "Electrochemically Predicting Phenolic Substrates' Suitability for Detection by Amperometric Laccase Biosensors", Electroanalysis, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 1237-1246.
BIOCHEMISTRY, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY: Paraskevopoulos, J.N., Smith, P.J., Hoppe, H.C., Chopra, D., Govender, T., Kruger, H.G. & Maguire, G.E.M. 2013, "Terpyridyl Complexes as Antimalarial Agents", South African Journal of Chemistry-Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif Vir Chemie, vol. 66, pp. 80-85.
BIOCHEMISTRY, MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY: Short, J.R., Nakayinga, R., Hughes, G.E., Walter, C.T. & Dorrington, R.A. 2013, "Providence virus (family: Carmotetraviridae) replicates vRNA in association with the Golgi apparatus and secretory vesicles", Journal of General Virology, vol. 94, pp. 1073-1078.
BOTANY & ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE :Mwale, M., Kaiser, H., Barker, N.P., Wilson, A.B. & Teske, P.R. 2013, "Identification of a uniquely southern African clade of coastal pipefishes Syngnathus spp.", Journal of fish biology, vol. 82, no. 6, pp. 2045-2062.
BOTANY & ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Orozco, J. & Philips, T.K. 2012, "Pachnoda Marginata (Drury) (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Cetoniinae) Developing in Bat Guano in a West African Cave", Coleopterists Bulletin, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 378-379.
BOTANY: Hoppe-Speer, S.C.L., Adams, J.B. & Rajkaran, A. 2013, "Response of mangroves to drought and non-tidal conditions in St Lucia Estuary, South Africa", African Journal of Aquatic Science, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 153-162.
BOTANY: Martínez-Azorín, M., Crespo, M.B. & Dold, A.P. 2013, "New data on Albuca crispa (Hyacinthaceae, Ornithogaloideae), An erect-flowered Albuca from South Africa", Phytotaxa, vol. 104, no. 1, pp. 1-11.
BOTANY: Martinez-Azorin, M., Crespo, M.B., Dold, A.P., Wetschnig, W., Pinter, M., Pfosser, M. & Van Jaarsveld, E. 2013, "Sagittanthera (Hyacinthaceae, Urgineoideae), a new buzz pollinated genus from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa", Phytotaxa, vol. 98, no. 2, pp. 43-54.
BOTANY: Quisthoudt, K., Adams, J., Rajkaran, A., Dahdouh-Guebas, F., Koedam, N. & Randin, C.F. 2013, "Disentangling the effects of global climate and regional land-use change on the current and future distribution of mangroves in South Africa", Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 22, no. 6-7, pp. 1369-1390.
CHEMISTRY: Adegoke, O. & Nyokong, T. 2013, "Fluorescence "turn on" probe for bromide ion using nanoconjugates of glutathione-capped CdTe@ZnS quantum dots with nickel tetraamino-phthalocyanine: Characterization and size-dependent properties", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, vol. 265, pp. 58-66.
CHEMISTRY: Atlabachew, M., Torto, N., Chandravanshi, B.S. & Redi, M. 2013, "Matrix solid-phase dispersion for the hplc-dad determination of psychoactive phenylpropylamino alkaloids from khat (Catha edulis Forsk) chewing leaves", Chromatographia, vol. 76, no. 7-8, pp. 401-408.
CHEMISTRY: Awokoya, K.N., Moronkola, B.A., Chigome, S., Ondigo, D.A., Tshentu, Z. & Torto, N. 2013, "Molecularly imprinted electrospun nanofibers for adsorption of nickel-5,10,15,20-tetraphenylporphine (NTPP) in organic media", Journal of Polymer Research, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 148
CHEMISTRY: Batlokwa, B.S., Mokgadi, J., Majors, R., Turner, C. & Torto, N. 2013, "A novel molecularly imprinted polymer for the selective removal of chlorophyll from heavily pigmented green plant extracts prior to instrumental analysis", Journal of Chemistry, .
CHEMISTRY: Bodill, T., Conibear, A.C., Mutorwa, M.K.M., Goble, J.L., Blatch, G.L., Lobb, K.A., Klein, R. & Kaye, P.T. 2013, "Exploring DOXP-reductoisomerase binding limits using phosphonated N-aryl and N-heteroarylcarboxamides as DXR inhibitors", Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, .
CHEMISTRY: Britton, J., Antunes, E. & Nyokong, T. 2013, "Synthesis and nonlinear optical examination of 3(4),15(16)-Bis-(4-tert-butyl-phenoxy)-10,22-diaminohemiporphyrazinato chloroindium", Journal of Molecular Structure, vol. 1047, pp. 143-148.
CHEMISTRY: Bromley, C.L., Parker-Nance, S., de la Mare, J., Edkins, A.L., Beukes, D.R. & Davies-Coleman, M.T. 2013, "Halogenated Oxindole and Indoles from the South African Marine Ascidian Distaplia skoogi", South African Journal of Chemistry-Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif Vir Chemie, vol. 66, pp. 64-68.
CHEMISTRY: He, Q., Li, Q., Khene, S., Ren, X., Lopez-Suarez, F.E., Lozano-Castello, D., Bueno-Lopez, A. & Wu, G. 2013, "High-Loading Cobalt Oxide Coupled with Nitrogen-Doped Graphene for Oxygen Reduction in Anion-Exchange-Membrane Alkaline Fuel Cells", Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 117, no. 17, pp. 8697-8707.
CHEMISTRY: Khoza, P., Antunes, E. & Nyokong, T. 2013, "Synthesis and photophysicochemical properties of zinc phthalocyanine derivatized with benzothiazole or carbazole photosensitizers", Polyhedron, vol. 61, pp. 119-125.
CHEMISTRY: L'vov, B.V. & Galwey, A.K. 2013, "Catalytic oxidation of hydrogen on platinum Thermochemical approach", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, vol. 112, no. 2, pp. 815-822.
CHEMISTRY: Malinga, S.P., Arotiba, O.A., Krause, R.W.M., Mapolie, S.F., Diallo, M.S. & Mamba, B.B. 2013, "Composite polyester membranes with embedded dendrimer hosts and bimetallic Fe/Ni nanoparticles: synthesis, characterisation and application to water treatment", Journal of Nanoparticle Research, vol. 15, no. 6.
CHEMISTRY: Mashazi, P., Tetyana, P., Vilakazi, S. & Nyokong, T. 2013, Electrochemical impedimetric immunosensor for the detection of measles-specific IgG antibodies after measles infections. Biosens Bioelectron. 2013 May 1;49C:32-38. doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2013.04.028.
CHEMISTRY: Mhuka, V., Dube, S., Nindi, M.M. & Torto, N. 2013, "Fabrication and structural characterization of electrospun nanofibres from Gonometa Postica and Gonometa Rufobrunnae regenerated silk fibroin", Macromolecular Research, vol. 21, no. 9, pp. 995-1003.
CHEMISTRY: Ogbodu, R.O., Antunes, E. & Nyokong, T. 2013, "Physicochemical properties of zinc monoamino phthalocyanine conjugated to folic acid and single walled carbon nanotubes", Polyhedron, vol. 60, pp. 59-67.
CHEMISTRY: Ogunlaja, A.S., Khene, S., Antunes, E., Nyokong, T., Torto, N. & Tshentu, Z.R. 2013, "The development of catalytic oxovanadium(IV)-containing microspheres for the oxidation of various organosulfur compounds", Applied Catalysis A: General, vol. 462, pp. 157-167.
CHEMISTRY: Quinton, D., Maringa, A., Griveau, S., Nyokong, T. & Bedioui, F. 2013, "Surface patterning using scanning electrochemical microscopy to locally trigger a "click" chemistry reaction", Electrochemistry Communications, vol. 31, pp. 112-115.
CHEMISTRY: Sunassee, S.N., Veale, C.G.L., Shunmoogam-Gounden, N., Osoniyi, O., Hendricks, D.T., Caira, M.R., de la Mare, J., Edkins, A.L., Pinto, A.V., da Silva Junior, E.N. & Davies-Coleman, M.T. 2013, "Cytotoxicity of lapachol, beta-lapachone and related synthetic 1,4-naphthoquinones against oesophageal cancer cells", European journal of medicinal chemistry, vol. 62, pp. 98-110.
COMPUTER SCIENCE: Eales, A. & Foss, R. 2013, "Modeling complex networked audio devices", AES: Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 212-223.
COMPUTER SCIENCE: Foss, R., Gurdan, R., Klinkradt, B. & Chigwamba, N. 2013, "The AES64 connection management and control protocol", AES: Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 201-211.
COMPUTER SCIENCE: Igumbor, O.P. & Foss, R. 2013, "Control protocol command translation for device interoperability on ethernet AVB networks", AES: Journal of the Audio Engineering Society, vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 224-234.
DEPARTMENT OF ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Booth, A.J., Kadye, W.T., Vu, T. & Wright, M. 2013, "Rapid colonisation of artificial substrates by macroinvertebrates in a South African lentic environment", African Journal of Aquatic Science, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 175-183.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Cundill, G., Thondhlana, G., Sisitka, L., Shackleton, S. & Blore, M. 2013, "Land claims and the pursuit of co-management on four protected areas in South Africa", Land Use Policy, vol. 35, no. 0, pp. 171-178.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Grundling, P., Grootjans, A.P., Price, J.S. & Ellery, W.N. 2013, "Development and persistence of an African mire: How the oldest South African fen has survived in a marginal climate", Catena, .
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Joubert, R. & Ellery, W.N. 2013, "Controls on the formation of Wakkerstroom Vlei, Mpumalanga province, South Africa", African Journal of Aquatic Science, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 135-151.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Kannan, R., Shackleton, C.M. & Shaanker, R.U. 2013, "Playing with the forest: Invasive alien plants, policy and protected areas in India", Current science, vol. 104, no. 9, pp. 1159-1165.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: Kannan, R., Shackleton, C.M. & Shaanker, R.U. 2013, "Reconstructing the history of introduction and spread of the invasive species, Lantana, at three spatial scales in India", Biological Invasions, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 1287-1302.
GEOGRAPHY: Parsons, A.J. & Foster, I.D.L. "The assumptions of science A reply to Mabit et al. (2013)", Earth-Science Reviews, , no. 0.
GEOLOGY: Fairey, B., Tsikos, H., Corfu, F. & Polteau, S. 2013, "U–Pb systematics in carbonates of the Postmasburg Group, Transvaal Supergroup, South Africa: Primary versus metasomatic controls", Precambrian Research, vol. 231, no. 0, pp. 194-205.
GEOLOGY: Zhou, M.-., Chen, W.T., Wang, C.Y., Prevec, S.A., Liu, P. & Howarth, G.H. 2013, "Two stages of immiscible liquid separation in the formation of Panzhihua-type Fe-Ti-V oxide deposits, SW China", Geoscience Frontiers, .
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Cochrane, K.L., Oliver, B. & Sauer, W. 2013, "An assessment of the current status of the chokka squid fishery in South Africa and an evaluation of alternative allocation strategies", Marine Policy, .
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Dicken, M.L. & Booth, A.J. 2013, "Surveys of white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) off bathing beaches in Algoa Bay, South Africa", Marine and Freshwater Research, vol. 64, no. 6, pp. 530-539.
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Huchzermeyer, C., Weyl, O. & Cowley, P. 2013, "Evaluation of acoustic transmitter implantation and determination of post-translocation behaviour of largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides in a South African impoundment", African Journal of Aquatic Science, .
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Naylor, M.A., Kaiser, H. & Jones, C.L.W. 2013, "The effect of dosing with sodium hydroxide (NaOH-) on water pH and growth of Haliotis midae in an abalone serial-use raceway", Aquaculture International, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 467-479.
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Robinson, L. & Sauer, W.H.H. 2013, "A first description of the artisanal shark fishery in northern Madagascar: implications for management", African Journal of Marine Science, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 9-15.
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Vousden, D. & Stapley, J. 2013, "Evolving new Governance approaches for the Agulhas and Somali Current Large Marine Ecosystems through Dynamic Management Strategies and partnerships", Environmental Development, .
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Weyl, O.L.F., Ellender, B.R., Woodford, D.J. & Jordaan, M.S. 2013, "Fish distributions in the Rondegat River, Cape Floristic Region, South Africa, and the immediate impact of rotenone treatment in an invaded reach", African Journal of Aquatic Science, .
ICHTHYOLOGY AND FISHERIES SCIENCE:  Zengeya, T.A., Robertson, M.P., Booth, A.J. & Chimimba, C.T. 2013, "Ecological niche modeling of the invasive potential of Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus in African river systems: Concerns and implications for the conservation of indigenous congenerics", Biological Invasions, vol. 15, no. 7, pp. 1507-1521.
PHARMACY: Fauzee, A.F.B. & Walker, R.B. 2013, "Forced degradation studies of clobetasol 17-propionate in methanol, propylene glycol, as bulk drug and cream formulations by RP-HPLC", Journal of Separation Science, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 849-856.
PHARMACY: Fong, S.Y.K., Liu, M., Wei, H., Loebenberg, R., Kanfer, I., Lee, V.H.L., Amidon, G.L. & Zuo, Z. 2013, "Establishing the Pharmaceutical Quality of Chinese Herbal Medicine: A Provisional BCS Classification", Molecular Pharmaceutics, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 1623-1643.
PHYSICS & ELECTRONICS: Brustein, R. & Medved, A.J.M. 2013, "Universal stress-tensor correlation functions of strongly coupled conformal fluids", Physics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics, .
PHYSICS & ELECTRONICS: Norris, R.P., Afonso, J., Bacon, D., Beck, R., Bell, M., Beswick, R.J., Best, P., Bhatnagar, S., Bonafede, A., Brunetti, G., Budavári, T., Cassano, R., Condon, J.J., Cress, C., Dabbech, A., Feain, I., Fender, R., Ferrari, C., Gaensler, B.M., Giovannini, G., Haverkorn, M., Heald, G., Van Der Heyden, K., Hopkins, A.M., Jarvis, M., Johnston-Hollitt, M., Kothes, R., Van Langevelde, H., Lazio, J., Mao, M.Y., Martínez-Sansigre, A., Mary, D., McAlpine, K., Middelberg, E., Murphy, E., Padovani, P., Paragi, Z., Prandoni, I., Raccanelli, A., Rigby, E., Roseboom, I.G., Röttgering, H., Sabater, J., Salvato, M., Scaife, A.M.M., Schilizzi, R., Seymour, N., Smith, D.J.B., Umana, G., Zhao, G.-. & Zinn, P.-. 2013, "Radio continuum surveys with square kilometre array pathfinders", Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia, vol. 30, no. 1.
PHYSICS & ELECTRONICS: Ogundare, F.O. & Chithambo, M.L. 2013, "Characteristics of luminescence lifetimes in natural quartz from Brazil and South Korea", Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids-Incorporating Plasma Science and Plasma Technology, vol. 168, no. 6, pp. 460-467.
PHYSICS & ELECTRONICS: Ogundare, F.O., Ogundele, S.A., Chithambo, M.L. & Fasasi, M.K. 2013, "Thermoluminescence characteristics of the main glow peak in alpha-Al2O3:C exposed to low environmental-like radiation doses", Journal of Luminescence, vol. 139, pp. 143-148.
STATISTICS: Tan, K., Yang, S., Wang, Z.-., Radloff, S.E. & Oldroyd, B.P. 2012, "Differences in foraging and broodnest temperature in the honey bees Apis cerana and A. mellifera", Apidologie, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 618-623.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY & BOTANY: Teske, P.R., Papadopoulos, I., Barker, N.P. & McQuaid, C.D. 2013, "Dispersal barriers and stochastic reproductive success do not explain small-scale genetic structure in a broadcast spawning marine mussel", Marine Ecology Progress Series, vol. 482, pp. 133-140.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Ambrose, S.T., Froneman, P.W., Smale, M.J., Cliff, G. & Plön, S. 2013, "Winter diet shift of long-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus capensis) feeding in the sardine run off KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa", Marine Biology, vol. 160, no. 7, pp. 1543-1561.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Cao, L.-., Zheng, H.-., Hu, F.-. & Hepburn, H.R. 2012, "Genetic structure of Chinese Apis dorsata population based on microsatellites", Apidologie, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 643-651.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Daly, R. & Smale, M.J. 2013, "Evaluation of an underwater biopsy probe for collecting tissue samples from bull sharks Carcharhinus leucas", African Journal of Marine Science, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 129-132.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Dilley, B.J., Davies, D., Connan, M., Cooper, J., de Villiers, M., Swart, L., Vandenabeele, S., Ropert-Coudert, Y. & Ryan, P.G. 2013, "Giant petrels as predators of albatross chicks", Polar Biology, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 761-766.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Marquet, N., Nicastro, K.R., Gektidis, M., McQuaid, C.D., Pearson, G.A., Serrao, E.A. & Zardi, G.I. 2013, "Comparison of phototrophic shell-degrading endoliths in invasive and native populations of the intertidal mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis", Biological Invasions, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 1253-1272.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: May, B. & Coetzee, J. 2013, "Comparisons of the thermal physiology of water hyacinth biological control agents: Predicting establishment and distribution pre- and post-release", Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, vol. 147, no. 3, pp. 241-250.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Midgley, J.M., Bouwer, N. & Villet, M.H. 2013, "The final instar exuvium of Pycna semiclara Germar, 1834 (Hemiptera: Cicadidae)", African Invertebrates, vol. 54, no. 1, pp. 171-175.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Parker, D. & Booth, A.J. 2013, "The tongue-replacing isopod Cymothoa borbonica reduces the growth of largespot pompano Trachinotus botla", Marine Biology, , pp. 1-8.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Parker, D., Booth, A.J. & Mann, B.Q. 2013, "A spatio-temporal assessment of the Trachinotus botla shore-fishery in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa", African Journal of Marine Science, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 35-46.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Plass-Johnson, J.G., McQuaid, C.D. & Hill, J.M. 2013, "Stable isotope analysis indicates a lack of inter- and intra-specific dietary redundancy among ecologically important coral reef fishes", Coral Reefs, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 429-440.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Ponton, D., Carassou, L., Raillard, S. & Borsa, P. 2013, "Geometric morphometrics as a tool for identifying emperor fish (Lethrinidae) larvae and juveniles", Journal of fish biology, .
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Stead, R.A., Richoux, N.B., Pereda, S.V. & Thompson, R.J. 2013, "Influence of an intermittent food supply on energy storage by the subpolar deposit feeder Yoldia hyperborea (Bivalvia: Nuculanidae)", Polar Biology, , pp. 1-13.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Weyl, P.S.R. & Coetzee, J. 2013, "An integrated remote sampling approach for aquatic invertebrates associated with submerged macrophytes", African Journal of Aquatic Science, .
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Woodford, D.J., Barber-James, H.M., Bellingan, T.A., Day, J.A., de Moor, F.C., Gouws, J. & Weyl, O.L.F. 2013, "Immediate impact of piscicide operations on a Cape Floristic Region aquatic insect assemblage: a lesser of two evils?", Journal of Insect Conservation, , pp. 1-15.
ZOOLOGY & ENTOMOLOGY: Yañez, O., Zheng, H.-., Hu, F.-., Neumann, P. & Dietemann, V. 2012, "A scientific note on Israeli acute paralysis virus infection of Eastern honeybee Apis cerana and vespine predator Vespa velutina", Apidologie, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 587-589.

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