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Current Science-Volume 53
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January 5, 1984.1

 

Articles
Immuno-biotechnology - scope and perspectives - G. P. Talwar

1-12

Extinction effects in crystals - A. Sequeira and R. Chidambaram

13-18

Microtopography on the zircon mega crystals from Puttetti, South India - K. V. Krishnan Nair

18-21

An evaluation of radioimmunoassay of serum testosterone with and without extraction - S. P. Agarwal, N. K. Dixit, V. K. Agarwal and P. K. Dwaraknath

21-23

Current Science - 50 Years ago

24-25

Short Communications


Atomic vibration amplitudes for Pb and S in PbS - B. Nagaiah and D. B. Sirdeshmukh

26

Pressure dependence of 27Al NMR in potassium aluminium alums - S. V. Bhat, Shantanu Sinha and R. Srinivasan

27-28

Deformation-induced structural transformation in 99.2% pure ytterbium - A. Mani and Kalyani Vijayan

28-30

Occurrence of Vibrio during fish spoilage - M. Chandrasekaran, P. Lakshmanaperumalsamy and D. Chandramohan

31-32

Synthesis and physiological activity of some new pyranobenzoxazoles - J. R.  Merchant, N. M. Shinde and P. M. Pathare

32-33

Isolation and antiallergic activity of - pyrones from the flowers of Cassia spectablis - B. Veera Malliah, K. Akshaya Kumar, P. N. Sarma and G. Srimannarayana

33-34

Chemical investigation of Cornus macrophylla Wall - M. Venkatesh and J. R. Merchant

35

35Cl nuclear quadupole resonance (NQR) studies of some chloropyridinols and chloropyridine-N-oxides - P. S. Raghoottama, S. Soundararajan, K. R. Sridharan and J. Ramakrishna

35-36

Colinearity of hot springs in Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh and tectonic elements in Western India - S. P. Mishra

37-38

First record of Circinoconis conidia from the holocene formation of Tripure, India - M. N. V. Prasad and N. R. Ramesh 

38-39

Thymus in different ages of a bat, Pteropus giganteus - Amal K. Chakraborty and Ashim K. Chakravarty

39-40

A note on the basic chromosome number of Gossypium L. - S. S. Mehetre

40-42

Male sterility in sugarcane - K. N. Subramanyam and R. Andal

42-43

Multinucleate condition in the differentiating secondary xylem vessel elements of Dalbergia sissoo Roxb - N. Venugopal and K. V. Krishnamurthy

43-44

Water stress induced by Zn deficiency in cabbage - C. P. Sharma, S. C. Mehrotra, P. N. Sharma and S. S. Bhist

44-45

On foliar sclereids in Asteropeia Thou. - T. Ananda Rao, M. C. Cheluviah and Sapna Chakraborti

45-48

Nuclear polyhedrosis virus of Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel) (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera), the black cut worm of cabbage - G. Shantaram and T. Kumaraswami

49

Genetic markers to detect apomixis in Sorghum bicolor L. Moench - U. R. Murty, P. B. Kirti, P. Sridhar and M. Bharati

49-51

A spontaneous mutant with three-style pistils in Avena sativa L.- M. N. Premachandran, R. N. Choubey and S. K. Gupta

51-52

An  unique case of monozygotic synchorial twins in the Indian langur monkey, Presbytis entellus entellus (Dufresne) - V. M. Sapkal

52-53

A note on the mite, Pyemotes herfsi (Oudemans), Ectoparasitic on diapausing pink bollworm larvae - Ram Singh and Zile Singh

53-54

Presence of cephalic mucous glands in Alpheus edwardsi (Audouin) - T. Rajendranath, K. Hanumantha Rao and K. Shymasundari

54-56

Announcements

56

Book Reviews

57-58

January 20, 1984.2


Articles
Engineering aspects of foam columns: recent trends - Dilip Desai and R. Kumar

59-70

Conformational studies of nucleoside derivatives using difference nuclear Overhauser effects - N. Gautham, B. N. Narasinga Rao, Anil Kumar and M. A. Viswamitra

71-73

Evaluation of excess internal pressure and correlation with interaction in binary liquid mixtures  - A. P. Srivastava, B. P. Shukla and S. N. Dubey

74-76

Some aspects of peralkaline rhyolite genesis - J. A. Ross

76-80

On the slumpings of the valleys encompassing  Idukki  reservoir, Central  Kerela, India - K. Saseendran, P. K. Rajan, D. Salim and  K. K. Ramachandran

80-83

Effects of low level administration of malathion on adrenal medullary response in rats - Honnegowda, R.P.Uppal and B.D.Garg

84-86

Announcements

86

Current science - 50 years ago

87

Short Communications
On cadmium hydroxyapatite - P. P. Mahapatra

88-89

A Bacillus species capable of utilising dipicolinic acid as carbon and nitrogen source: isolation and identification - Ravindra Pal Singh

89-91

Role of Gum arabica and Gum catechu in glycemia and choresterolemia - P. C. Singhal and L. D. Joshi

91

Effect of food contaminant Aspergillus versicolor toxicity on amino acid uptake in rats - S. Meerarani and E. R. B. Shanmugasundaram

92-94

Probabilities of droughts and floods over India during the southwest monsoon season - B. Parthasarathy, N. A. Sontakke and D. R. Kothawale

94-96

Catenaria vermicola in Heterodera avenae Nematode - a new record - P. N. Chowdhry and  S. C. Dhawan

96

Serological test for diagnosis of Ganoderma lucidum - T. V. Ananthanarayanan and M. Koti Reddy

97-98

Dispersion of male and female plants of Dioecious euphorbiaceae along a moisture gradient - N. C. Nair and V. S. Raju

98-99

Chemotaxonomy of some Rubiaceae - K. Kiranmai, M. Radhakrishnaiah and L. L. Narayana 

99-100

Seed germination behaviour of  halophytes in Indian deserts : 1. Suaeda fruticosa (Linn.) Forsk - R. B. Jhanb and D. N. Sen

100-101

A broomrape (Orobanche aegyptiaca ) feeding on cotton - M. U. Vaishnav, K. B. Jadeja, P. P. Rawal and P. T. Shukla

101-102

In Vitro production of interspecific hybrid in cotton - M. S. Gill and Y. P. S. Bajaj

102-104

A New race of Verticillium dahliae affecting cotton - A. Kannan and K. V. Srinivasan

104-105

Sesquicillium Candelabrum : a new record from Indian soil - K. D. Sharma and P. Mal

105

A new rust on Elaeocarpus tuberculatus Roxb. from Idukki, Kerala , India - V. B. Hosagoudar

106-107

Nitrification potential in successional communities and desertification of Cherrapunji - P. S. Ramakrishnan and K. G. Saxena

107-109

Neolecta irregularis (Pk.) Korf et Rogers, a new record for the Himalays - R. Sharma

110

Urea exposed changes in histochemical activity on Cirrhinus mrigala (Ham.) fingerlings - D. K. Srivastava and V. M. S. Sriwastawa

110-111

Effect of synergised dieldrin and malathion on F1 and resistant strains of Periplaneta americana L. - S. C. Saxena and Prabhu N. Saxena

112-113

Control of testes function in blackheaded bunting, Emberiza melanocephala - P. D. Tewary and Vinod Kumar

113-114

Book Reviews

115-116

                                      February 5, 1984.3

 

Articles
A new filtering technique for improved earth resources survey - G. K. M. Thutupalli, V. Nagesh and M. Arunkumar

117-123

Microbiological transformation of 3-methoxy-8, 14-seco-1,3,5(10),9(11)-estratetraen-14,17-dione to its 17β-hydroxy derivative - Vinod Bihari, A. W. Khan and V. C. Vora

124-126

Announcements

126

Current Science - 50 Years ago

127-128

Announcements

128

71st session of the Indian Science Congress, Ranchi 1984

129-142

Announcements

142

Short Communications
Gravimetric estimation of Ag(I) in the presence of chloride impurities using 2-thioorotic acid (ammonium salt) - Madhulika Shrivastava and G. S. Pandey

143-144

Sterols from Ruellia prostrata Poir - A. K. Banerjee

144-145

Colocasia esculanta (L) Schott. A reservoir of bunchy-top disease of banana - R. D. Ram and Arvind S. Summanwar

145-146

Anomalous Symptoms of loose smut disease of wheat - J. S. Dhiman

146-147

Inheritance of two induced lethal chlorophyll mutations in mungbean - J. R. Bahl and P. K. Gupta

147-148

Promotory effect of glutamine on root regeneration from callus cultures of mung - R. P. Singh and B. D. Singh

148-149

Longevity of guard cell chloroplasts under toxic action - K. George

149-150

A new hyphomycetes Phaeoisariopsis chonemorphae sp. nov. from India - R. C. Rajak and A. K. Pandey

150-151

Ischaemum Jayachandranii- A new species of Poaceae from Kerala, India - R. Ansari, V. S. Ramachandran and P. V. Sreekumar

151-153

A new species of Tryblidopsis Karst. from the eastern Himalayas - R. Sharma

153-154

Chromosome complement in a cydnid bug, Lactistes trunctato serratus Sign. with special reference to the karyotype evolution in cydnidae - Om Prakash Mittal and Leelamma Joseph

154-156

Blood-water diffusion barrier at the secondary gill lamellae in Anabas testudineus (Bloch) during early ontogenesis - M. S. Prasad and Pushpa Prasad    

156-158

Some observations on the action of urethane in chick embryos cultivated in vitro - Vrinda Khole and Leela Mulherkar      

158-160

Observations on 17β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase in the brood patch of house sparrow, Passer domesticus L. -  A. V. R. L. N. Acharya and G. K. Menon       

160-162

Induction of precocity in the oogonial cells by x-irradiation in the ovaries of the red cotton bug, Dysdercus koenigii Fabr. (Heteroptera: Pyrrhocoridae) - D. J. Deshpande, K. P. Srivastava and A. N. Chaubey       

162-164

Announcements

164

Correspondence

165-171

Announcements

171

Book Review

172

Announcements

172-174

February  20, 1984.4

 

Articles
Emerging concepts and trends in geomorphology - R. Vaidyanathan

175-179

Announcements

179

Visualization of flow past a sphere near its critical Renolds number -  Vijay H. Arakeri and H. S. Govinda Ram      

180-182

In vitro responses of black pepper (Piper nigrum)  - V. Helena Mathews and P. S. Rao      

183-186

Isolation and characterisation of small plasmids from Rhizobium meliloti  - M. R. D'Souza and N. K. Notani

186-188

Current Science — 50 years ago

189-190

Announcements

190

Short Communications

 

A new semi-stabilized fluorinated ylid: p-fluorobenzylidene   triphenyl-phosphorane - K. C. Gupta, R. K. Nigam and Nirupam Srivastava      

191-193

The role of surface excess oxygen in the catalytic dehydrogenation of 2-propanol on ZnCrFeO4 spinel - K. Balasubramanian and J. C. Kuriacose  

193-194

Photocyclization of 2'-hydroxy-3' bromo-5' methylchalcone - G. C. Dubey, P. B. Gandhi, Subha Jain and M. M. Bokadia      

194-195

Kinetics and mechanism of the chlorination of 2-methyl phenol by sodium N-chloro-benzenesulphonamide in hydrochloric acid medium - B. N. Usha, H. S. Yathirajan and Rangaswamy    

195-196

Interaction of Na+, K+, Ca+2 and Mg+2 with D-mannose and D-glucose in aqueous solution—ultrasonic study - A. K. Puri and Aparna Shukla      

197-198

Bacteriophage burst size as a function of multiplicity of infection - I. R. Patel and K. K. Rao      

198-200

Comments on estimation of sulphate reducing bacteria in seawater - R. B. Srivastava and A. A. Karande

200-201

Note on more additions to the natural enemy complex of Spodoptera litura F. and Myzus persicae Sulz on tobacco in Andhra Pradesh - R. S. N. Rao and S. V. V. Satyanarayana     

201-202

Amtaspora, a new pteridophytic spore genus recovered from the Subathu Formation of Himachal Pradesh -  Samir Sarkar and H. P. Singh     

202-204

A new species of Pseudocercospora on Bhelu (Tetrameles nudiflora R.Br.) -  A. N. Shukla and P. C. Sarmah     

204-205

Cylindrocarpon uniseptatum sp. nov.—a new fungus from India - P. N. Chowdhry and K. K. Kaushal 

205-207

Host-parasite relationship: posthelmith infection muscle protein changes in bat, Hipposideros speoris - N. Shivakumara Swamy, P. Mohan Reddy and M. Kameswari     

207-208

Association of temperature with establishment and survival of pseudophyllidean cestodes in hill-stream fish -  R. S. Chauhanand Sandeep and K. Malhotra     

208-209

Presence of secretory cyst in the pituitary of the Indian wall lizard Hemidactylus flaviviridis (Ruppell) - Shamim Haider  

209-211

Effect of honey on the growth of vero cells - S. S. Gogate     

211-212

Effect of ethyl-methane sulphonate on tissue culture of garlic (Allium sativum L) - N. P. Malpathak and S. B. David    

212-214

Non-selective inhibition of pollen germination by stigmatic exudates of Chlorophytum and Dipcadi species (Liliaceae) - A. N. Namboodiri and Meera S. Bhaskar     

214-215

New rusts on the genus Populus - G. Bagyanarayana and P. Ramachar     

215-216

Chlorflurenol-induced leaf aberration in Cicer arietinum L. - Pawan K. Jaiwal and S. Bhambie   

216-217

Effects of indole acetic acid and gibberellic acid on the akinete formation of Pithophora  oedogonia (Mont.) Wittrock - S. C. Agrawal   

217-218

Occurrence of bacteriophages in the Ganga - M. K. Mukherjee, A. Dhar and M. Sen     

218-219

Tip rot and leaf blight—a new fungal disease of jute from West Bengal  -  A. K. Bandopadhyay and D. Som     

219-220

Announcements

220

Book Reviews

221-222

Announcements

222

March 5, 1984.5

 

Articles

 

Crystallographic data storage, retrieval and dissemination: National Information Centre for Crystallography (NICRYS) activity at Madras -  R. Srinivasan and E. Subramanian

223-224

Application of two-dimensional correlation spectroscopy for assignment of NMR spectra of peptides - Albert Thomas, B. N. Narasinga Rao, P. Balaram and Anil Kumar

225-230

Announcements

230

Water-mediated structural transformations in a new crystal form of ribo-nuclease A and tetragonal lysozyme - Dinakar M. Salunke, B. Veerpandian and M. Vijayan  

231-235

Synthesis of new 5, 3/5 and 2-substituted (1,3,4)-oxadiazoles and their related products as potential antifungal and antiviral agents - Neeru Srivastava, Surendra Bahadur, H. N. Verma and Abid Ali Khan  

235-239

On the stereoselectivity of Stobbe condensation with ortho substituted aromatic aldehydes: The (E,Z) configuration of monobenzylidenesuccinates and dibenzylidenesuccinic anhydrides - A. S. R. Anjaneyulu, K. V. Ramakrishna Rao, Ch. V. M. Sastry, P. Umasundari and P. Satyanarayana  

239-243

Discovery of Archaeocyatha in the upper Krol carbonates, Mussoorie hills, Uttar Pradesh, India - L. B. Singh and Vibhuti Rai     

243-246

Outbreak of paralytic shellfish poisoning in Mangalore west coast of India -  Indrani Karunasagar, H. S. V. Gowda, M. Subburaj, M. N. Venugopal and I.  Karunasagar     

247-249

Current Science— 50 years ago

250-251

Announcements

251

Short Communications

 

A magnetohydrodynamic universe   

252-253

Performance characteristics of purified tetrabutyl-tin in liquid scintillation counting for radioimmunoassay and optimisation of counting vial design - D. L. Dhane, G. M. Gaiki, P. K. Vaze and T. S. lyengar  

253-254

Excited state proton transfer in fiuorescin cation - Shah, N. B. Joshi and D. D. Pant      

255-256

Synthesis of α-methylarylamido-β-naphthyl-(1-methylamino-2-methyl-benzimi-dazolyl) - ethers -  V. K. Pandey and Naveen Raj    

256-258

Kinetics and mechanism of the bromination of aromatic substrates by N-bromosuccmimide in aqueous solution -  T. S. Rao and S. P. Dalve  

258-259

Densities and viscosities of mono-chloroacetic acid in ethanol-water mixtures - P. S. Nikam and Mehdi Hasan     

260-262

Effect of trimethoprim in trichiniasis of albino rats - N. Hazra, B. Mandal, G. Majumdar and C. R. Maity    

262-263

First record of palaeozoic fossils from Nainital area, Kumaun Lesser Himalaya - Meera Pande    

263-265

Vector-borne MLOS of brinjal little leaf - S. P. Raj and M. Lakshmanan      

265-267

Redistribution of potassium within epidermis of Commelina benghalensis Linn, during fusicoccin stimulated stomatal opening - K. Bhaskar Reddy, C. Rama Rao, K. R. Rao and A. S. Raghavendra    

267-270

Effect of pH of Colchicine solution on the chromosome doubling in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) - V. Kalia, G. S. Sethi and S. C. Sharma    

270-271

Changes in total pehnolic contents of sorghum callus resistant and susceptible to downy mildew - M. S. C. Prabhu, P. Venkatasubbaiah and K. M. Safeeulla   

271-273

Sugarcane mosaic virus strain H-A new record from India - E. Kondaiah and M. V. Nayudu    

273-275

Post-infection changes of chitin in banana fruits - N. Chakrabarti and B. Nandi      

275-277

Role of corpora-allata and brain on the carbohydrate level of haemolymph in Lohita grandis Gray, (Pyrrohocoridae: Heteroptera: Hemiptera) - Sanjay Mandal, Lalmonon Saha and D. K. Choudhuri     

277-279

Endosulphan-induced changes in the carbohydrate metabolism of a freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium lamarrei (H. Milne Edwards). - Omkar, V. B. Upadhyay and G. S. Shukla   

280-281

Developmental profiles in the isozymes of α and β-esterases in the embryogenesis of silkworm Bombyx mori -  N. B. Krishnamurthy, S. R. Ramesh and (late) M. R. Rajasekarasetty    

281-284

Announcements

284

Book Reviews

285-286

March 20, 1984.6

 

Articles

 

Methodology of feature classification by the smart sensor on board the Rohini RS-D2 satellite - S. Ramani, G. Nagendra Rao, K. Lakshmi and V. Aruna Rao      

287-293

News

293

Combination of regression and ratio estimate - L. N. Upadhyaya and H. P. Singh     

294-296

Dispersive optical bistability in plasmas - M. V. Atre and S. Krishan 

296-300

Synthesis of some (benzolyl-2)-alkyl/aralkyl sulphides and sulphones as potential pesticides - Somari Girt and A. K. Mishra        

301-303

Effect of autonomic drugs on the isolated melanophores of the wall lizard, Hemidactylus flaviviridis -  M. Ovais and S. A. Ali               

303-306

Distribution of trimethylamine oxide in some marine and freshwater fish - S. N. Parab and S. B. Rao                

307-309

Announcements

309

Current Science—50 years ago

310-311

Announcements

311

Short Communications

 

Extractive spectrophotometric determination  of trace amounts of bismuth with benzyldimethylphenylammonium chloride  -   K. C. Bayan and H. K. Das    

312-313

Some triphenylgermanium derivatives of mixed ligand thiocyanatochromate (III) - R. K. Srivastava and T. N. Srivastava   

313-316

The effect of dithiothreitol on the growth habit of copper electrodeposits on copper (111) plane - Y. N. Sadana and S. Nageswar 

316-317

Late-pleistocene beach rock from Uran, Maharashtra, India, - V. S. Kale, A. A. Kshirsagar and S. N. Rajaguru 

317-319

Discovery of the lower Cambrian stromatolites from the Mussorie Tal phosphorite, India -  Vinod C. Tewari     

319-321

Coleochaete conchata Moebius (Chlorophyta): A new record from India - R. K. Tiwari     

321-322

Lignin Degradation by an edible mushroom, Pleurotus sajor-caju - Ragini Bisaria and Aparna Chatterjee

322-323

A new species of Phomopsis from India causing soft rot disease of sapota - R. K. Rajak and Aparna Chatterjee 

323-324

Cytokinin-like substances in blue-green algae - K. L. Chauhan and A. B. Gupta      

324-325

Tempeh—A fermented food from soybean - Renu Sharma and A. K. Sarbhoy    

325-326

On the morphological differences between Dactyloctenium aegyptium and Dactyloctenium aristatum (Gramineae) - M. L. Sharma  

326-327

Production of cellulolytic enzyme by Rhizoctonia solani Kuhn. - P. Ramalingam      

327-328

Cytokinin glucoside activity in Guava (Psidium guajava L.) seeds - Shyamali Saha and P. K. Nagar    

328-330

Levels of acid and alkaline phosphatases in different organs of uninfected and infected Channa punctatus following starvation - V. Rai, A. K. Gupta and S. M. Agarwal      

330-331

Partial purification and electron microscopy of Pergularia mosaic virus - R. Rajyalakshmi, M. V. Nayudu and P. Sreenivasulu     

332-333

Spodoptera litura as a biocontrol agent of Eichhornia crassipes - Kaiser Jamil, J. Narasaiah and G. Thyayarajan      

333-334

Occurrence of a new fresh water medusa in Idukki reservoir of Kerala, India. - T. C. Khatri

335-336

Resilin in the lens-cuticle of the house fly, Musca domestica - Sudip Dey and A. Raqhuvarman      

336-337

Effect of some chemicals on neurosecretory activity of Octochaetoides sudershemis - M. S. Kodarkar, G. N. Vankhede and K. M. Kulkarni      

337-338

Preliminary observations on the use of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) leaf meal as protein source in fish feed - R. Niamat and A. K. Jafri      

338-340

Haemoglobin level of the fish Heteropneustes fossilis due to trypanosoma infection - T. Bhaskar Rao, Susan Bhaskar Rao and K. Isreal     

340

Preliminary observations on the cardiophysiology of Moinodaphnia maclayi (King.) - K.T. Tonapi, George Varghese and Surekha Shinde (Nee Barde)      

340-341

Book Reviews

342-343

Announcements

343-344

April 5, 1984.7

 

Interdisciplinary activity — Essence of modern research - G. N. Ramachandran     

345-348

Announcements

348

International Organization for Chemical Sciences in Development: A new experiment in International Cooperation - R. Vasudeva Murthy     

349-351

News

351

Articles

 

Antarctica— The challenging Continent  - S. Z. Qasim     

352-357

Invariant imbedding approach to the length-scale dependent conductance of a one-dimensional disordered medium - N. Kumar     

358-360

Evolution of garden nymphaeas - G. V. Subrahmanyam and T. N. Khoshoo     

360-363

Announcements

363

Current Science — 50 years ago

364-365

Announcements

365

Short Communications

 

Dielectric relaxation at 9.2 GHz in some aldehydes - R. L. Deshpande, D. K. Deshpande and K. Suryanarayana Rao      

366-367

A new tannin from Acacia leucophloea Stem Bark - R. K. Trivedi and K. Misra     

367-369

Studies on ring opening of coumarins - D. Ramesh and M. Srinivasan     

369-371

Correlation of naturally occurring concentrations of free-ammonia in the caecum of rats with resistance to experimental Entamoeba histolytica infection - B. N. Krishna Prasad, Indu Bansal, R. C. Nandi, S. Singh and J. P. S. Sarin      

371-374

Isolation of Salmonella limete after two decades in India - J. N. Sarvamangala Devi, P. G. Shivananda, S. N. Sexena, M. L. Mago and Chris Murray   

374

Stomatal peculiarities in Catharanthus roseus (Linn.) G. Don (Apocynaceae) - K. C. Sud 

374-375

Occurrence of tension wood in vertical shoots of Polyalthia longifolia (Sonn.) Thw. - J. D. Patel, C. P. Reghu and A. R. S. Menon     

375-376

Do secondary substances inhibit mycorrhizal association? - V. Mohan Kumar and A. Mahadevan      

377-378

Cytological studies in Chassalia ophioxybides (Wall.) Craib. (Rubiaceae) - M. S. Chennaveeraiah and P. M. Shivakumar     

378-379

Direct differentiation of shoot buds from internode explants of Brassica campestris cv.2 yellow sarson - S. Singh and N. Chandra     

379-380

A report of germination behaviour in dimorphic seeds of Indigofera hochsterteri Baker, in Indian arid zone - Rakesh K. Mishra and David N. Sen     

380-381

Fungal infection of pearl millet seeds through colonisation of persistent antherlobes—A hitherto unrecorded aspect - K. A. Raveesha, S. Subramanya and H. S. Shetty     

381-383

Nucleolar amplification during metaxylem differentiation in root meristem of Allium cepa var. viviparum - Anima Langer and A. K. Koul    

383-384

Occurrence of impietratura disease of Citrus in India - Y. S. Ahlawat, V. V. Chenulu, N. K. Chakraborty and S. M. Vishwnath    

384-385

Crystal and molecular structure of (d-lysinato) (l-lysinato) dichloro copper (II) dihydridate - K. Venkatasubramanian and N. N. Saha     

385-387

Seed germination studies with Cenchrus ciliaris L. II. isolation and characterisation of germination inhibitors from the spikelets - S. S. Parihar and B. D. Patil     

387-388

Relationship between chromocentres and chromosomes in Cruciferae - N. Dayal and Sanjay Kumar     

388-389

Effect of southern bean mosaic virus infection on the leaf protein concentrates in cowpea cultivars - Awadhesh K. Singh and Anil K. Singh

390

Structure of style in Brassica campestris var. yellow sarson - S. P. Bhatnagar and Inderdeep Kaur

391

Studies on the oviposition of Callosobruchus maculatus - D. P. Gupta and Neeta Bhaduri     

392-393

Sensitivities of the crab Scylla serrata (Forskal) to Naphthalene in different moulting stages - B. G. Kulkarni and V. B. Masurekar     

393-394

Diurnal rhythm of bimodal oxygen uptake in an airbreathing loach. Lepidocephalus thermalis (val.) - G. M. Natarajan     

394-396

Preliminary studies on the premetamorphic growth of Bufo melanostictus (Schn.) - T. A. Balakrishna and Katre Shakuntala    

396-397

Announcements

397

Science News

398-401

Announcements

401

Book Review

402

April 20, 1984.8

 

Articles

 

Theoretical studies on the binding orientations of methyl-β-D-glucopyranoside and methyl-β-D-N-acetylglucosamine to Concanavalin A. - Y. Chandra Sekhamdu and V. S. R. Rao     

403-406

Nature of chlorophenoxy derivatives of niobium (V) - Subhash C. Chaudhry and Suresh Mehta     

406-409

Alterations in structure and function of adrenal gland due to bilateral vagotomy in domestic pigeons - R. J. Verma, P. V. Patel and B. Pilo    

409-412

Gravimetric and histological study of the adrenal glands of the Indian gray mongoose, Herpestes edwardsii edwardsii Geoffroy - Jagathpala Shetty, Gunapala Shetty and S. R. Kanakaraj     

412-415

Current Science— 50 years ago

416-417

News

417

Short Communications

 

New methods for the measurements of magnetic field gradients - S. V. Bhat     

418-420

On the post-Newtonian effects in the millisecond pulsar 1937 + 214 - R. K. Kochhar and C. Sivaram     

420-421

Production of H- ion beam using duoplasmatron source - Nahir Ranjan Roy     

421-423

Synthesis of pyranobenzoxazines and 2-chloromethylpyranobenzoxazoles - J. R. Merchant, P. M. Pathare and N. M. Shinde     

424-425

Hemolytic activity of bacitracin-A and its derivatives - S. Rambhav     

426-427

A note on the differentiation of ore bodies exhibiting similar anomaly patterns - Ch. Rama Rao, U. R. L. Sarma and D. S. Bhaskara Rao     

427-428

Microbial deacetylation of cholesterol - Radha Bhattacharya, A. K. Mishra and T. B. Samanta     

428-429

Effect of relative humidity on survival of suspended pollens of Typha angustata - Suman Ferns and R. P. Phadke      

429-430

The need for Rhizobium phaseoli inoculation to establish American beans in India - Y. D. Gaur and N. S. Subba Rao      

430-431

Copper granules in the hepatopancreas of the snail, Cryptozona ligulata - S. Krupanidhi      

431-432

Eudorina plusicocca G. M. Smith—A new record for India - R. J. Patel and K. Vani Manohar      

432-433

Induced sterile mutants in soybeans - H. D. Upadhyaya, B. B. Singh and K. P. S. Chauhcn     

433-435

Guignardia fruit rot of Guava—A new disease from Bangalore - B. A. Ullasa and R. D. Rawal      

435-436

CB II—A potential donor against bacterial blight of rice and its genetic analysis for resistance - S. N. Shukla      

436-437

Pseudolachnea hispidula (Schrad. ex. Fr.) Sutton — A new report from India - R. K. Agarwal and A. K. Sarbhoy      

437-438

The root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita, a potential threat to banana plantations - A. Mani, S. Madhavachari, K. Rajagopalan and D. Gopala Raju      

438-439

Cytological and other evidences for the taxonomic position of Nyctanthes arbor-tristis L. - K. George and S. Geethamma      

439-441

Morphactin-induced development of roots in the seedlings of castor (Ricinus communis L.) - Syed Mohammad Ahmad      

441-442

Ovary wall obturator in Ottelia alismoides - R. Indra and K. V. Krishnamurthy      

442-443

Aspergillus sub-unguis spec. Nov: A new member of A. nidulans group - K. Wadhwani, S. K. Dudeja and Madhu Srivastava      

443-444

Studies on the developing embryonic gonads of the pigeon, Columba livia - Mangala S. Nayak, Bhagyashri A. Shanbhag and V. B. Nadkarni      

444-447

Flight muscle-glycogen of some butterflies (Lepidoptera) -  D. S. Sidhu, P. I. Kaur and Kuljeet Kaur      

447-448

A new avian cestode Profimbriaria baczynnkae N. sp. from an Indian surkhab - Sandeep K. Malhotra and V. N. Capoor      

448-449

Book Reviews

450-451

News

452-454

Announcements

455-457

May 5, 1984.9

 

Articles

 

Internal motions in certain ABX3 compounds - B.S. Sharma and J. Ramakrishna

459-461

Efficacy of human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG) on the maintenance of pregnancy in barbiturate treated rats - Saraswati B. Patil     

461-464

Announcements

464

NADH dependent amino-transferases in the tissues and eggs of silkworm Bombyx mori L. - V. Seshachalam, R. V. Krishnamoorthy and A. R. Kasturi Bai   

465-467

News

467

Current Science —50 years ago

468-470

News

470

Short Communications

 

Laser Raman spectrum and normal coordinate analysis of molybdenum trioxide - S. Mohan and K. G. Ravikumar      

471-472

Age related changes in catecholamine biosynthetic enzymes of rat tissues - Madhulika Srivastava and Narinder K. Kapoor      

472-474

Spectral interpretation of self-potential anomaly due to an inclined sheet - S. V. Seshagiri Rao and N. L. Mohan     

474-477

Ru(III) catalysed oxidation of 1,3 butandiol by phenyliodosoacetate-A kinetic study - Subas C. Pali and Bikash R. Dev     

477-479

Kinetics of the addition of ketones with 2,4-dinitrophenylhydrazine - T. S. Rao and P. S. Gunjal   

479-480

Two dimensional electrophoretic detection of abnormal serum protein in patients with endomyocardial fibrosis - K. Subramonia Iyer, Shantha A. George and K. G. Balakrishnan

480-482

Isolation of a micro-organism from Philosamia ricini - Bhaskar Sharma, K. Prabhudas, R. Pant and D. K. Gupta  

482

Green mosaic: A virus disease of Hyoscyamus muticus L. in India - B. L. Subba Rao and Akhtar Husain     

482-484

Induced autotetraploidy in Catharanthus roseus-a preliminary report - R. N. Kulkarni, R. S. Chandrashekar and B. P. Dimri      

484-486

Effect of vinblastine sulphate on sister chrornatid exchanges in human chromosomes - Rachel Thomas-Jacob and O. S. Reddi

486-487

Prospective treatment for Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer) in rat and mice through combined therapy with rifampicin and septran - A. Srivastava, N. B. Singh and S. K. Gupta      

487-488

A bacterial leaf spot of Bael (Aegle marmelos correa) in Rajasthan and a revived name of the bacterium - B. P. Chakravarti, Binayendra Sarma, K. L. Jain and C. K. Parthasarathy Prasad      

488-489

In vitro hybridization in an incompatible cross — Brassica juncea x Brassica hirta - D. Mahapatra and Y. P. S. Bajaj      

489-490

Behaviour of meiotic chromosomes in induced autotetraploids of Salvia coccinea Juss. - M. S. Hague      

490-491

A hooded mutant in barley - Dalvir Singh

491-492

Free proline accumulation in response to infection by Colletotrichum falcatum in sugarcane - O. K. Sinha, R. Raj.Bhansali and Kishan Singh

493-494

Genetics of male sterility in a genotype of cassava - J.S. Jos and R. B. Nair

494-496

Diffusivity of proline and its significance - Malathi Chari, T. G. Prasad and K. S. Krishna Sastry

496-498

Ordering of shoots with spectral reference to Exbucklandia populnea - Gitasree Das and A. K. Das

498-499

Patellaria tetraspora Massee & Morgan, A new record for India - R. Sharma

500

Raphide crystals in the embryos of Scilla indica Baker (Liliaceae) - T. R. S. Naidu

500-502

The genesis of embryo in Utricularia bifida Linn—A reinvestigation - Md. Basheer and P. S. Prakasa Rao

502-504

Trends of specialization in endosperm of the cyperaceae - K. H. Makde and S. M. Byuskute

504-506

Elicitation of momilactone by gibberelline in rice - Anima Ghosal and R. P. Purkayastha

506-507

A histochemical study of the effect of RMI , 12,936 on the steroidogenic activity in the ovary of the Gerbil, Tatera indica - M. V. Chandrakala and H. B. Devaraj Sarkar      

507-509

Announcements

509

Book Reviews

510-512

                                         May 20, 1984.10

 

On the nature of the supernova remnant 0540-69.3 in the large magellanic cloud - G. Srinivasan and D. Bhattacharya

513-516

Announcements

516

Synthesis of some new benzothiadiazine-1, 1-dioxides of antimicrobial activity derived from methylacetanilides - A. A. El- Maghraby, F. M. Aly and H. A. Eyada

517-519

Intestinal tuberculosis in cross-bred young calf  - Kali Charon and S. C. Mukherjee

520-522

News

522

Current Science—50 years ago

523-524

Announcements

524

Short Communications

 

Effect of spread-F irregularities on the fading of radiowaves at Kakinada - P. S. Kesava Rao      

525-526

The forbidden transition L1O1 in praseodymium-59 - B. D. Shrivastava and D. C. Gaur     

526-527

Titrimetric method for the determination of nicotinoyl hydrazine with vanadium(V) - C. Rambabu, R. Sambasiva Rao and P. V. Krishna Rao

527-528

A simple method of artificial hatching of Toxocara canis in vitro and preparation of excretory-secretory antigen - A. K. Gupta

529-530

Effect of malathion on blood glucose, liverglycogen, plasma corticosterone and electrolytes concentrations and eosinophil count in adrenalectomised rats. - Honnegowda, R. P. Uppal and B. D. Garg

530-532

A new disease of white button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) - V. S. Dadwal and Jamaluddin      

532-533

Peroxidase isoenzyme pattern in the living bark tissue as an index of male and female identityin dioecious Bursera penicillata (DC) Engl. - K. Parthasarathi and V. G. Angadi     

533-534

A new method to detect Fusarium species in sorghum seeds - A. Gopinath and H. Shekara Shetty      

534-535

Propagation of single leaf with axillary bud in pineapple (Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.) -  H. K. Borah and G. Bhowmik      

535-537

Achlya klebsiana Pieters—A naturally occurring fish pathogen - G. C. Srivastava, S. K. Sinha and S. K. Srivastava     

537-538

Seedling handedness in Triticale and its parents II: Yield in relation to handedness - N. Rama Swamy, Bir Bahadur and G. Narsaiah     

538-539

Cytology of Fimbristylis narayanii Fischer - H. M. Nijalingappa, D. H. Tejavathi and D. Leela Bai     

539-541

Kabatiella Bubak—A new report from India - Mitra, B. L. Jain and D. Williamson     

541-542

Bahugada—A new hyphomycete - K. Adinarayana Reddy and Vasant Rao     

542-544

Pseudocercosporella pogostemoniae sp. nov.—A new hyphomycete from India - Anil K. Singh and Kamal

544-545

Rare phenomenon of abnormal elongation of inflorescence in green gram (Phaseolus aureus Roxb.) varieties infected by dolichos enation mosaic virus - M. Achutarama Rao and K. Rajagopalan   

546-547

Meiosis in an interspecific mandarin hybrid 'KINNOW' (Citrus nobilis Lour x Citrus delidosa Ten.) - P. K. Agarwal     

547-548

Influence of butachlor on the growth and ammonia assimilating enzymes of Azolla - S. Venkataramanan and S. Kannaiyan

548-549

Potato virus X on wild potato species Solanum chacoense from India - R. B. S. Sangar, R. A. Singh and B. B. Nagaich     

549-551

Differential brood emergence of sub-tropical megachilid bees - R. C. Sihag     

551-552

The volume of the corpora allata in relation to vitellogenesis in the bug Leptocoris coimbatorensis Gross (Hemiptera: Coreidae) - Amarjit Kaur, B. Kishen Rao, S. S. Thakur and Sabita Raja     

552-553

On the intracerebral neurohaemal organ in adult Poekilocerus pictus (Orthoptera: Acrididae) - Om Prasad and V. K. Srivastava     

553-554

Book Reviews

555-558

News

558-560

June 5, 1984.11

 

Articles

 

Radiations from a linearly polarised microstrip antenna in a warm plasma - N. K. Gujar and R. K. Gupta     

561-565

Announcements

565

Biological studies of some organoboron complexes on pathogenic microbes - Laxmi Bhal, J. P. Tandon and S. K. Sinha

566-569

News

569

Current Science — 50 years ago

570

Short Communications

 

Ferromagnetic resonance study of chromium plated amorphous Fe40Ni40B20 alloy  - R. S. Parashar, C. S. Sunandana and A. K. Bhatnagar  

571-572

Low frequency dielectric constant of low resistivity solids - M. Rama Rao and R. K. D. Verma

573

Di-C-glycosyl flavone from Premna tomentosa - D. Jyotsna, P. N. Sarma, G. Srimannarayana and A. V. Subba Rao      

573-576

Propterol — An antibacterial agent from Pterocarpus marsupium -  J. Mathew, A. V. Subba Rao and S. Rambhav      

576-577

Relative resistance of diploid and tetraploid plants of Catharanthus roseus to dieback disease  - R. N. Kulkarni      

577-578

Emerging synthetic blood substitutes-perflurochemicals - Mira Mohanty     

578-579

Hypoglycemic action of Bougainvillea spectabilis leaves - C. R. Narayanan, D. D. Joshi and A. M. Mujumdar     

579-581

Biological significance of 37° C phase transition in cholesterol - V. V. Bhujle, P. D. Nair and K. Srinivasan      

581-582

Ocimum adsendens: An indicator plant of chromium - E. A. V. Prasad and D. Vijayasaradhi     

582-584

Studies on Antarctic Krill: 1-length weight relationship in adult, Euphausia superba, Dana 1850 - B. S. Ingole, S. G. Prabhu Matondkar and A. H. Parulekar      

584-585

New record of scleractinian coral Astrangia sp. from Indian waters - A. C. Anil and A. B. Wagh      

585-586

Morphological and growth characteristics of wild and hybrid peanuts (Arachis sp.) cultured in vitro - S. Sukumar and S. R. Sree Rangasamy      

586-588

Influence of Glomus fasciculatum on damping-off of tomato - S. V. Hegde and P. V. Rai      

588-589

Effect of gaseous pollutants on ammonium oxidation in bacterial cultures and sulphur oxidation in soil - G. P. Brahmaprakash and N. Sethunathan        

589-591

On the occurrence of Daphnia projecta Hebert, 1977 (Cladocera, Daphnidae) and description of male from Southern Tamilnadu - K. Venkataraman and S. Krishnaswamy        

591-592

Blossom Blight of gladiolus caused by Curvularia eragrostidis - C. I. Chacko, and N. N. Raghavendra Rao

592-593

Baculovirus — A new pathogen of mango nut weevil, Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - R. P. Shukla, P. L. Tandon and S. J. Singh       

593-594

Colour polymorphism in muga silkworm, Antheraea assama Westwood (Lepidoptera:Saturniidae) - K. Thangavelu, A. K. Bhagowati and A. K. Chakraborty            

594-595

Association of nematodes in bunchy top of banana - R. Nayar

595-597

Apical disintegration of fungal hyphae with reference to their branching potential - T. S. Suryanarayanan, S. Muthukumarasamy and E. Sivamani        

597-599

The use of acetocarmine as a specific stain for nucleolus - K. George and C. Prakash      

599-600

Relationship between polyploidy and diosgenin content in different parts of Costus speciosus (Koen.) Sm. - E. K. Janaki Ammal and P. Nagendra Prasad      

601-602

Interaction between Cercosporidium personatum, Puccinia arachidis and Arachis hypogaea - M. P. Ramanujam        

602-604

Association of rust resistance with number of tannin sacs in groundnut - D. Suryakumari, V. Seshavatharam and V. R. Murty       

604-606

Occurrence of Leptomonas pyrrhocoris L. & D. in the haemolymph of Odontopus niaricorms Stal. (Insecta—Heteroptera—Pyrrhocoridae) - S. K. Vaidya and D. R. Remade        

606-607

Host-parasite relations in monozoic tapeworm, Lytocestoides fossilis infection of freshwater fish Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch) - I. K. Kanth and L. P. Srivastava      

607-608

Announcements

608

Book Reviews

609-612

News

612-618

June 20, 1984.12

 

Articles

 

Aspects of chaos in conservative dynamical systems - Ramakrishna Ramaswamy

619-626

News

626

Heat transfer characteristics of a heated thin platinum wire and surrounding liquid subjected to electrolytic currents - C. K. Damle and R. Y. Narkhede

627-629

Spectrophotometric determination of zirconium in zirconium steel - P. G. Ramappa and S. Manjappa

630-631

Announcements

631

Synthesis, stability constants and electromc spectral studies of ternary complexes of Pr(III) with histidine and diols - Ashok Kothari and Sudhindra N. Misra

632-634

Announcements

634

Cyclised products of N-6',8'-disubstituted-2'-ethylquinazolin-4'-oxyacetyl) hydrazines and their condensation with aromatic aldehydes - Neeru Srivastava, Surendra Bahadur and V. S. Misra

635-637

News

637

Current Science—50 years ago

638-639

News

639

Short Communications

 

Period between bursting in turbulent shear flow: intermediate scaling -        Noor Afzal     

640-642

Topology of oxy-organic compounds - R. S. Lall

642-643

Further evidence to the structure of semecarpuflavanone - S. S. N. Murthy

643-645

Rapid Spectrophotometric determination of traces of thorium(IV) - K. N. Thimmaiah, G. T. Chandrappa and A. Thimme Gowda

645-646

A new diterpene, dipoloic acid from the stem of Dillenia pentagyna - Santosh K. Srivastava and Savitri D. Srivastava  

646-647

Indirect potentiometric determination of reducing sugars - M. Palanivel and P. Riyazuddin

647-649

Termite mounds in geochemical prospecting - E. A. V. Prasad and D. Vijaya Saradhi

649-651

Carbonatite dikes in Dhanota-Dhancholi hills, Narnaul, Haryana - M. N. Saxena, L. N. Gupta and Naveen Chaudhri 

651-652

On some Jurassic mytilid bivalves from Kutch (Gujrat), India - S. Kanjilal      

652-653

Electroretinogram responses of Locusta migratoria - M. E. Hussain, B. K. Shamkuwar and M. Amin

653-654

An assured in vitro technique for the germination of oospores of Phytophthora palmivora (Butler) Butler - P. K. Dutta, R. K. Hegde and K. H. Anahosur

655-656

A fossil capsule with winged seeds from the intertrappean series of India - M. T. Sheikh and D. K. Kapgate       

656-657

Effect of B-chromosomes on a chromosome chiasma distribution in a sectorial tetraploid pearl millet plant from a West African cultivar - A. Latha Kumari and K. Jayalakshmi       

657-658

Occurrence of Pleurotus cystidiosus in India - K. Natarajan and N. Raman       

658-659

Activity of thiolutin against certain soil borne plant pathogens - P. R. Deb and B. K. Dutta 

659-660

Smilax zeylanica Linn.— A new source of diosgenin - D. K. Kar and Sumitra Sen       

661

New techniques to determine pollen viability of Calotropis gigantea R. Br. - K. Viswanathan and K. K. Lakshmanan        

661-662

Teratogenic effects of sodium diethyldithiocarbamate in the garden lizard, Calotes versicolor - H. V. Ghate and J. K. Pal         

662-664

Psilorchis atkinsoni sp. nov.— A new trematode from an aquatic bird, Anas penelope (Lin.) - A. K. Sharma, S. S. Lal and Manju Lata 

665

Book Reviews

666-667

News

667-668

July 5, 1984.13

 

Articles

 

A comparative study of the epidermis, mesophyll and whole leaf of C3 and CAM plants on their carbon isotope ratios - S. Madhavan and Bruce N. Smith

669-670

Petroleum prospects in precambrian - B. P. Radhakrishna

671-674

On positive and negative valued auxiliaries in survey sampling - T. Srivenkataramana and N. G. N. Prasad

674-676

Polycyclic aromatic compounds:synthesis of polycyclics containing anthracene, phenantrene and fluorene nucleus - S. Mondal and A. J. Bhattacharya

676-679

A comparison of different theories of viscous flow for binary liquid mixtures of toluene with chlorobenzene, benzylalcohol and n-hexanol at different temperatures - A. P. Srivastva and S. N. Dubey

679-681

Geographic leaf cuticular and morphological variations in Salvia lyrata. L. (cancer-weed) and their possible relationship to salinity - G. K. Sharma

682-683

Where Indian scientists publish - Rashmi Mehrotra and F. W. Lancaster

684-688

Announcements

688

Current Science—50 years ago

689-690

News

690

Short Communications

 

AC harmonic method of measuring corrosion rate - V. Lakshminarayanan and S. R. Rajagopalan 

691-692

Lattice thermal conductivity of germanium at low temperatures - R. P. Garola

692-694

A new flavone glycoside from Melia azedarach Linn. - Mamta Mishra and Santosh K. Srivastava  

694-695

Protective effect of Mycobacterium habana in mice against infection with indigenous strains of M. tuberculosis - H. P. Gupta, I. S. Mathur and N. B. Singh

695-697

Inheritance of induced mutant characters in jute (Corchorus capsularis L.) - D. C. Joshua and R. G. Thakare        

697-700

Effect of gamma radiations and gibberellic acid on growth and shoot regeneration in callus cultures of Datura innoxia - R. K. Jain, N. Makerchandani, D. R. Sharma and J. B. Chowdhury        

700-701

Pathologic dinosaurian egg shells from Kheda district, Gujarat - D. M. Mohabey      

701-703

Pseudomonas fluorescens is an antagonist to Xanthomonas citri (Hasse.) dye, the incitant of citrus canker - N. Unnamalai and S. S. Gnanamanickam      

703-704

The method of staining pollen nuclei - K. George and S. Geethamma      

704-705

Record of Phomopsis cocoina (Cooke) Punith, in stem bleeding affected coconut palm - V. G. Lily      

705-706

Serology of rice necrosis mosaic virus - S. K. Ghosh      

706-707

Wilt of Patchouli—A new disease caused by Rhizoctonia solani - M. Narayanappa, C. L Chacko and T. Vasantha Kumar

707

A bacterial disease of ornamental cannas caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. cannae pv. nov. - R. Easwaramurthy, V. Kaviyarasan and S. S. Gnanamanickam      

708-709

Host parasite relationships in Channa punctatus and Euclinostomum heterostomum. III. Transaminases and total proteins and free ammo acids - A. K. Gupta and S. M. Agarwal       

710-711

A note on the phytochemical constituents of some bignoniaceae - M. Satyavathi, M. Radhakrishnaiah and L. L. Narayana      

711-712

Antifungal activity of Parthenium hysterophorus Linn. - J. N. Shrivastava, R. K. S. Kushwaha, J. N. Srivastava and J. P. Shukla      

712

Role of glycogen-glucose in the accessory reproductive gland and sperm transfer in Asponjopus janus (Fabr.) - L. S. Ranganathan, V. Sriramulu, D. Balasundaram and G. Sridharan

713-714

Announcements

714

Book Reviews

715-717

News

717

Announcements

718-719

News

720-723

July 20, 1984.14

 

Articles

 

Characterisation of gamma-irradiated nucleohistone by spectrophotometry - S. N. Upadhyay, Ram Pal Singh, Ashok Kumar Gupta, N. K. Ray and S. R. Sarkar

725-728

Announcements

728

A new function for α-tocopherol in erythrocyte metabolism - S. Krishnamurthy and Sarah Verghese

729-731

Announcements

731

Partial purification and effect of adenine nucleotides on the activity of phosphoglycerate kinase of germinating mung beans (Phaseolus aureus) - O. P. Malhotra and Ashok Kumar

732-734

Sex-associated differences in peroxidases and ethylene production and their modification by ethephon treatment in the flowers of Cannabis sativa L. - N. Sriram and H. Y. Mohan Ram

735-739

Announcements

739

Effects of certain tranquillizers on somatic chromosomes of higher living organisms - Patralika Banerjee, Pramila Pant, Sarmistha Sen and Sadhana Srivastava

740-742

Announcements

742

Current Science—50 years ago

743-744

Announcements

744

Short Communications

 

Spectrophotometric determination of platinum(IV) after extraction of its phenanthrene-quinone monothiosemicarbazone complex into molten naphthalene - A. Wasey, B. K. Puri, M. C. Mehra, M. Satake and M. Katyal 

745-746

Chemical investigation of Psidium guajava roots - K. K. Trivedi and K. Misra

746-747

Occurrence of Bagh Bed (Upper cretaceous) in Hardaspur-Umri area, Jhabhu district, Madhya Pradesh - R. Chaubey

747-748

Cyanostylon sinensis Chu. from Srinagar - S. K. Goyal

748-749

Changes in the stamens of immature inflorescence of pearl millet cultured in vitro - Bhagyalakshmi Prasad and C. Shanthamma   

749-751

Does pollination efficiency shape the pollen grain to ovule ratio? - R. Uma Shanker and K. N. Ganeshaiah 

751-753

Sexuality and oxidase tests of Heteroporus biennis (Bull. Ex. Fr.) Laz. - Asim Mitra     

753-754

Papaver rhoeas and Moringa oleifera, two new hosts of papaya powdery mildew - B. A. Ullasa and R. D. Rawal   

754-755

Interspecific cross between Atylosia albicans and Atylosia scarabaeoides - S. N. Tripathi and B. D. Patil     

755-757

Responses of isolated floral buds and anthers of Abutilon indicum in vitro - K. Nataraja and J. S. Patil  

757-759

Chemotaxonomy of Pandanus and Typha - M. Radhakrishnaiah, G. Nageshwar and L. L. Narayana         

759-760

Observations on the reproductive pattern and fecundity of a Brachyuran crab - Ch. Narasimha Rao, Katre Shakuntala and S. Ravichandra Reddy     

760-762

The spinning of puparium larvae of eumenid and sphecid wasps reared in glass tubes - P. V. Joshi  

762-764

Chromosome studies in Indian diplopoda (Myriapoda) I: A note on the occurrence of polyploidy in Polydesmus gracilis - K. P. Achar      

764-767

News

767

Book Reviews

768-770

Announcements

771-774

August 5, 1984.15

 

Articles

 

Occurrence of nepheline syenite around Murud-Janjira, Raigarh district, Maharashtra, India - A. G. Desai and M. S. Bodas

775-777

News

777

Antiamoebic action of drugs and synthetic compounds against trophozoites of Entamoeba histolytica under axenic and polyxenic culture conditions and in the infected rat caecum - B. N. Krishna Prasad, Indu Bansal, Pradeep Das and Reeta Srivastava      

778-781

Announcements

781

Vitality of wood parenchyma - J. J. Shah and Soham Pandya

782-785

Announcements

785

Breeding potential of Vigna sublobata (Roxb), Babu & Sharma in the improvement of mung bean - S. Ignacimuthu and C. R. Babu      

786-788

News

788

Ultrastructure of the dermal gland of the cockroach, Periplaneta americana - Rita G. Adiyodi

789-791

Intestinal eosinophilia as a factor inducing expulsion of Ancylostoma caninum larve in mice - N. P. Kolhe and G. N. Johri

792-795

Current Science—50 years ago

796-797

Announcements

797

Short Communications

 

Extraction  and  spectrophotometric  determination  of copper(II)  with  2-hydroxy-1-acetonaphthoneoxime - K. V. Reddy and R. C. Hussain        

798-799

Synthesis and physiological evaluation of a thiazolidinedione and its azoderivatives from ninhydrin - V. Rajeshwar Rao, T. V. Padmanabha Rao and S. Girisham       

799-800

A simple colorimetric method for determination of carbofuran and bendiocarb in formulations - C. V. Rajeswari, A. V. Naidu and P. R. Naidu       

800-801

Mechanism of the inhibition of the binding of deoxyadenylic acid to deoxyadenylate antibodies by pyridine - S. Honnaiah and T. M. Jacob       

801-803

Surmaspora, A new pteridonhytic spore genus recovered from the tertiary sediments of Meghalaya and Assam - H. P. Singh and M. R. Rao  

803-805

The Khardi earthquakes, 1983 - D. N. Patil, V. N. Bhosale, S. K. Guha and K. B. Powar

805-806

On the Komatiite of Palasbani, Singhbhum district, Bihar - Jyotisankar Ray

806-807

Clonal propagation of Dalbergia sissoo Roxb through tissue culture - S. Dawra, D. R. Sharma and J. B. Chowdhury 

807-809

Multiple interchange trisomy in pea - V. C. Mercykutty, H. Kumar and R. M. Singh     

809-810

Phosphohexose isomerase and aldolase activities of serum and muscle tissue in Trichinella infected albino rats at different periods of postinfection - N. Hazra, B. Mandal, G. Majumdar and C. R. Maity 

810-811

Inhibition of growth and toxin production by lauric acid derivatives in Aspergillus species - G. Rama Devi and H. Polasa       

811-813

Chemotaxonomy of Caesalpinia - G. Nageshwar, M. Radhakrishnaiah and L. L. Narayana

813-814

On the age of the ejected material from mud volcano of Baratang island, Andaman - R. M. Badve, M. A. Ghare and C. Rajshekhar       

814-816

Regeneration of downy mildew resistant plants from infected tissues of pearl millet (Pennisetum americanum) cultured in vitro - Bhagyalakshmi Prasad, M. Satishchandra Prabhu and C. Shanthamma       

816-817

Mycological notes on some Indian rust fungi - G. Bagyanarayana, P. Ramachar and K. Niranjan Rao      

818-819

Natural tetraploidy in the genus Fagonia L. (Zygophyllaceae) - Paramjit Singh     

819-820

A new epiphyllophytic terrestrial habitat for Coleochaete scutata - T. M. Ramakritlma and E. T. Puttaiah      

820

A case of diplospory in Luffa cylindrica Linn. - P. K. Deshpande, S. M. Bhuskute and K. H. Makde      

820-822

Physiology of aluminium toxicity in rice - F. Sarkunan, C. C. Biddappa and S. K. Nayak     

822-824

Calonectria theae Loos and its anamorph Cylindrocladium theae (Petch) Alf. and Sob.—A new record on Eucalyptus from India - C. Mohanan and J. K. Sharma     

824-825

Karyotype of Rhinohphus luctus (Ord: Chiroptera) - K. Narayana Naidu and M. Edward Gururaj     

825-826

Effect of a plant juvenoid on the vitejpgenin synthesis in the bug, Dysdercus koenigii Fabr. - R. L. Kaiiyar, K. P. Srivastava and V. K. Awasthi       

826-828

Announcements

828

August 20, 1984.16

 

Articles

 

Energy balance models of climate—A review - G. C. Asnani

829-838

News

838

Unique force fields of some XY6 type ions - C. R. Gopinath, K. S. Raghavendra Rao and J. Vishwanath

839-841

News

841

Scope of monoclonal antibody technology in oncology - D. K. Hazra and Sahab Dass

842-846

News

846

Multiple species of thionucleosides in ragi (Eleusine coracana) tRNA - K. S. Raviprakash and Joseph D. Cherayil

847-851

Announcements

851

Immunological studies with egg adapted infectious bursal disease virus - A. B. Kulkarni, V. L. Paranjpe, P. D. Sardeshpande and S. M. Ajinkya

852-854

Announcements

854

Current Science - 50 years ago 

855-856

News

856

Short Communications
Light scattering investigations of Cs2 ZnCl4 at high temperatures - A. G. K. Moorthy, P. Chandra Sekhar and A. K. Bhatnagar  

857-858

Monothio-β-diketone derivatives of indium, germanium and tin - C. H. Sreelatha and V. D. Gupta

858-860

Occurrence of growth rings on the hard parts of Schizothorax curvifrons Heckel. - Shyam Sunder and B. A. Subla  

860-862

Soil fungi antagonistic to plant pathogens - M. B. Khetmalas, S. N. Hasabnis, J. S. Sardeshpande and M. P. Diwakar 

862-863

New rusts on the genus Populus-II - G. Bagyanarayana and P. Ramachar

863-865

A 45 chromosome variety of Hippeastrum hybrid - J. L Karihaloo  

865-866

Floral anatomy of Tetratheca efoliata Fvm. (Tremandraceae) - C. Suvartha, M. Satyavathi and L. L. Narayana      

866-867

Anther culture for production of pollen haploids in Tropaeolum majus Linn. - U. P. Dorle and A. R. Kulkarni 

867-868

Levels of sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium and zinc during the embryonic development of Cyprinus carpio - S. R. Chetty and S. M. Agarwal        

868-869

Some new records of fungi causing turmeric rhizome rot - M. P. Sharma and A. N. Roy      

869-870

Endosperm in Hyoscyamus niger L. - R. C. Sharma, R. K. Raghuvanshi and Dalbir Singh

870-872

A new sorghum genotype as source of stable resistance to downy mildew - K. H. Anahosur, S. H. Patil and S. T. Naik

873

Waitea circinata - A new fungus causing sheath blight on rice - T. Narayanaswamy and A. Venkata Rao

874

Regeneration of tea shoots from nodal explants in tissue culture - Mina Kumari Phukan (Nee Borthakur) and G. C. Mitra

874-876

A new species of Phaeoisariopsis  Fabr. - Anil K. Singh, S. K. Singh and Kamal

876-877

A new species of Cercosporidium  from India - K. K. Soni, V. S. Dadwal and Jamaluddin

877-878

Spirulina meneghiniana Zanard ex Gomant var. crassa var. nov. from West Bengal - Devapriya Mukherjee

878

Nuclear alignment and fusion in regenerating muscle fibres of mice injected with xylotox - S. S. Katoch and H. V. Vaidya

878-879

Further contributions on fascination in Casuarina equisetifolia Forst. - V. Gopal, T. Ravignanam, J. Rajendran and K. K. Lakshmanan

879-881

Inhibition of neurosecretory activity by ecdysone in the blister beetle Mylabris pustulata Thunb. - D. R. Kamalakannan and K. P. S. Jeyachandran

881-883

Mass mortality of Modiolus metcalfei (Hanley) (Bivalvia : Mytilidae) in Cuddalore back waters - P. Sampath and R. Kasinathan

883

On a new nematode Paraheterakis chauihani n. sp. from the intestine of Funambulus sp. at Meerut district, India - K. C. Pandey and Sneh Lata Rajavanshi

884

Book Reviews

885-886

September 5, 1984.17

 

Articles

 

Spin-glass: A new challenge in statistical physics - Deepak Kumar

887-896

News

896

Synthesis of substituted tetrazoles as potential biodynamics agents - Anil K. Sengupta, Anita Rastogi and Tapas Bhattacharya

897-900

Announcements

900

The distribution of fishes in the global mangroves - K. Krishnamurthy, M. J. Prince Jeyaseelan and M. A. Sultan Ali

901-906

Announcements

906

Effect of gonadotropins on the steroidogenic cells in the ovary of the catfish, Clarias batrachus (Linn.) - D. K. Tikare and V. B. Nadkarni

907-910

News

910

Current Science  - 50 years ago

911-912

News

912

Short Communications

 

Diffusion tensor of a plasma - J. M. Midha

913

Mutual correlation factor in  binary mixtures of alcohols and toluene - B. B. Swain

913-915

Extractive spectrophotometric determination of trace amounts of palladium with benzyldimethylphenylammonium chloride - K. C. Bayan and H. K. Das

915-917

A note on the antiinflammatory of bergenin - T. Swarnalakshmni, M. G. Sethuraman, N. Sulochana and R. Arivudainambi

917

Isolation of phytosterols from sugarcane press mud and microbial conversion of the phytoseterols to 17-ketosteroids - P. C. Goswami, H. D. Singh and J. N. Baruah

917-919

Neutral invertase as a stable parameter for assessing drought tolerance in sugarcane - N. B. Singh and R. G. Singh

920-921

Response of Indian desert gerbills (Meriones hurrianae, Jerdon) to internal β-irradiation - N. K. Gupta

921-923

Gamma radiation-induced chromosome damage in barley seeds restored by gibberllic acid - N. Meherchandani and Majunla Vasudeva

923-924

Discovery of emmer wheat and fenugreek from India - K. S. Saraswat

925

Fate of 14C-carbofuran in a flooded acid sulphate saline soil - K. Ventakeswarlu and N. Sethunathan

925-927

Post-infection changes in ascorbic acid contents of mango and amla caused by two fruit- rot fungi - S. M. Reddy and P. Laxminarayana

927-928

Induced pistilody in Turnera subulata - N. Rama Swamy and Bir Bahadur

928-930

Reaction of mixed races of Xanthomonas compestris pv. Malvacearum (E. F. Smith) dye - J. P. Verma and S. G. Borkar

930-931

A note on the fruit body production of Tricholoma giganteum Massee - V. S. Dadwal and Jamaluddin

931-933

Significance of  lipid peroxidation in liver injury after heavy metal poisoning in rats - S. V. S. Rana and Ajay  Kumar

933-934

Effect of dimecron, Roger and Cuman L. on AChE and phosphatases in freshwater mussel, Lamellidens marginalis (Lamarck) - K. V. K. Vijayendra Babu and T. Vasudev

935-936

A cytological note on the possible mode of origin of Atherigona orientalis Schn. from Musca domestica L. - Pushpindar Kaur

936-939

News

939

Book Reviews

940-942

Announcements

943-944

September 20, 1984.18

 

Articles

 

Atmospheric tidal oscillations Part I. Historical development - R. Ananthakrishnan, J. A. Maliekal and S. S. Aralikatti

945-951

News

951

PMR study of group reorientation in solid vanillin - S. C. Mishra, S. C. Gupta and K. D. Pandey

952-955

Announcements

955

Synthesis and biological activity of trans9-hexadecenyl urea and trans2-undecenyl urea - R. N. Majee, S. C. Agarwal, S. N. Mukherjee and J. N. Chatterjea

956-958

Announcements

958

Effects of pulsating magnetic fields on the physiology of test animals and man - P. V. Sanker Narayan, Sarada Subrahmanyam, M. Satyanarayana, K. Rajeswari and T. M. Srinivasan

959-965

Announcements

965

Studies on N-acetyl-β-glucosaminidase from cardiac muscle - G. Suresh Kumar and Debkumar Basu

966-970

Announcements

970

Dengue virus-induced suppressor pathway - U. C. Chaturvedi

971-976

News

976

Current Science - 50 years ago

977-978

Short Communications

 

Space exploration: Continuity and novelty - A.V. Avduevsky

979-980

Vibrational spectroscopic study of the structural phase transitions in LiCsSO4  - B. Raghunatha Chary, H. L.. Bhat, P. Chandrasekhar and P. S. Narayanan

980-982

Discovery of tuffaceous mudstones in the Pinjor Formation of Panjab Sub-Himalaya, India - S. K. Tandon and R. Kumar

982-984

Simple glass fermentor for Rhizobium  culture production - K. S. Jauhri and N. S. Subba Rao

984-985

Development of a new geraniol rich selection from the seed progenies of lemon grass - R. V. Nair, H. O. Misra, R. K. Lal and A. Naqvi

986

The development of monosomic series in a semi dwarf Indian bread wheat cultivar Kalyansona - M. V. Prabhakara Rao

987

Pollen mitosis studies in orchids with particular reference to Cymbidium aloifolium Sw - Foja Singh

988-989

The effects of zinc sulphate on the ultra violet light sensitivity of Chlorella vulgaris Beigernick - S. C. Agarwal

989-990

Induced parthenospores in Cosmarium laeve Rabenh - G. Sathaiah, T. Mogili and Vidyavati

990-991

Protein bodies in the embryo of Crolaria retgusa Linn - Their structure and deve-lopment - Manju Lata Garg and M. R. Vijayaraghavan

991-992

Chromosomal interchange stocks in Sesbania aegyptiaca (Poir) Pers - S. N. Zadoo

993-994

Polygamy in a carton nest building termite, Microcerotermes championi (Isoptera; Termitidae; Amitermitinae) - Jeevan S. Bisht and J. S. Bisht

994-995

Production of mosquito gene bank - A Rama, S. J. Rajadhyaksha, A. Therwath, N. N. Godbole and S. P. Modak

995-999

Announcements

999

Correspondence

1000-1002

Book Reviews

1003-1005

Errata

1005

October 5, 1984.19

 

Articles

 

Atmospheric tidal oscillations - Part II - Diurnal variation of pressure over India - R. Ananthakrishnan, S. S. Aralikatti and J. A. Maliekal

1007-1016

News

1016

International Organization for Chemical Sciences in Development (IOCD)

1017

Structure of the dipotassium glucose 1-phosphate dihydrate C6H11O9P2-.2K+.2H2O - N. Narendra and M. A. Viswamitra

1018-1020

Newer 99m Tc radiopharmaceuticals using bifunctional chelates and their possible biomedical applications - Sahab Dass, D. K. Hazra and G. K. Chaturvedi

1021-1024

Announcements

1024

Solvent steric effect due to alkyl substitution - J. N. Jessy

1025-1026

Inhibition of stomatal opening by DL-glyceraldehyde, an inhibitor of Calvin cycle - R. Mannar Mannan and Salil Bose

1027-1029

Announcements

1029

Current Science—50 years ago

1030-1031

Short Communications

 

Effect of amide group ligands and their metal complexes on parthogenic fungi - V. Ravindar and P. Lingaiah

1032-1034

Chemical examination of the bark of Ficus hispida  Linn.  - B. M. Acharya and K.  Akshaya Kumar

1034-1035

A technique for preservation of microbial cultures suitable for small quality control laboratories  - A. Pradhan and M. K. Majumdar

1035-1036

Modification of sex expression in  mulberry by colchicine - N. K. Dwivedi, A. Sikdar, S. B. Dandin and C. R. Sastry

1036-1037

Oncolites from the Delhi Supergroup - S. P. Singh and R. Ravindra

1037-1039

A laboratory technique for testing efficacy of some nematicides againist rice root nematode - N. N. Sharma, J. C. Edward and V. Agnihothrudu

1039-1040

Egg adaptation of infectious Bursal disease virus - A. B, Kulkarni, V. L. Paranjpe, P. D. Sardeshpande and S. M. Ajinkya

1040-1041

A new record of Diaphanosoma seneganensis Gauthier, 1951 (Cladocera, Sididae) from Madurai, South India - K. Venkatraman and S. Krishnaswamy

1041-1042

Regulation of gladiolus vase life by kinetin - R. N. Pandey, S. D. Mishra and B. K. Gaur

1043-1044

Cuticular pattern of some burrowing and nonburrowing marine isopods - D. Leela Vallabhan

1044-1045

Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) - A new record on chilli in India - V. B. Bidari and H. Reddy

1045-1046

A new Downy mildew of Heteropogon contortus - threat to maize crop - M. Satish Chandra Prabhu, K. M. Safeeulla and H. S. Shetty

1046-1048

Some taxa of Pleurotaenium Naegeli and Staurastrum Meyen  new to Indian flora - B. N. Prasad and P. K. Mishra

1048-1050

Alachlor toxicity to a freshwater teleost Clarias batrachus - K. A. Goel, Kalpana Sandhya and V. P. Agarwal

1050-1052

Announcements

1052

Book Reviews

1053-1056

News

1056-1057

Announcements

1058

News

1059-1060

October 20, 1984.20

 

Articles

 

Current status of theoretical chemistry in India - B. M. Deb

1061-1068

News

1068

Synthesis and biological activities of N4[N-(6,8-dibromo-2-methyl-3-quinazoline-4(3H)-onyl)acetamido]-N1-substituded sulphaanilamides - Ch Ravi Shankar, A. Devender Rao, A. Bhaskar Rao, V. Malla Reddy and P. B. Sattur

1069-1071

News

1071

Estrogen effects on the lipid profiles of cerebral cortex, cerebellum, brain stem and spinal cord - Fakhrul Islam, Mahdi Hasan, R. Rizvi and K. Saxena

1072-1074

News

1074

Artificial insemination of Penaeus monodon - A. S. Muthu and A. Laxminarayana

1075-1077

News

1077

Current Science—50 years ago

1078-1080

News

1080

Short Communications

 

Cold working of nickel wires and its effect of electrode potentials  - A. N. Nigam and A. C. Gupta

1081-1082

Chemistry of lichen products - Part II : Synthesis and biological activity of some new derivatives of pulvinic dilactone - K. Raghava Raju and P. S. Rao

1082-1084

Sound velocity of liquid xenon - B. P. Shukla, V. N. Mishra, S. R. Dubey and S. N. Dubey

1085-1086

Synthesis of various bis-1,3,4-oxadiazolyl, bis-1,3,4-thiadiazolyl, and bis-1,3,4-triazolyl compounds - S. M. Kudari and S. S. Sangapure

1086-1088

Differentiation of neohespridose and rutinose  by CMR spectroscopy - A. G. Ramachandran Nair and R. Gunasegaran

1088-1089

Mini columnar joints in basalts of Kodali village, Maharashtra - H. G. Patil,  D. I. Deendar and N. W. Gokhale

1089

In vivo cytogenetic effect of haloperidol in mice - Dwarkanath K. Murthy and S. Subramanyam

1090-1091

Impact of feeding injury of Cyrtopeltis tenuis Reut. (Hemiptera : Miridae) on some biochemical changes in Lycopersicon esculentum Mill (Solanaceae ) - K. Raman, K. P. Sanjayan and G. Suresh

1092-1093

Degonetini trib.n. (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) - M. Nayyar Azim and S. Adam Shafee

1094-1095

A note on chlamydial meningoencephalitis in calves - S. C. Mukherjee, Kaleecharan and B S. Rajya

1095-1096

Phenolics in male and female Carica papaya L. - R. Chandra Babu, G. Padmanabhan, G. Dharmaraj and N. Natarajaratnam 

1096-1097

On the occurrence of Leydigia ciliata Gauthier, 1939 (Cladocera, Chydoridae) from Madurai, South India - K. Venkataraman and S. Krishnaswamy

1097-1098

Relationships of demersal production in Karwar waters - R. Sudarshana, M. S. Kusuma, U. G. Naik and B. Neelakanthan

1098-1100

Cleome pilosa, Benth., A C3 plant with high photosynthetic efficiency and solar tracking ability - J. S. Rama Prasad and V. S. Rama Das 

1100-1101

Stachybotrys microspora (Mathur and Sankhla) Jong and E. E.. Davis - A new record from India - Shashi Chauhan and A. K. Gupta

1102-1103

Draparnaldia champlainensis Cook (Chaetophorales-Chlorophyta) : An addition to the Indian flora - R. K. Tiwari, S. P. Singh and R. S. Pandey

1103-1104

Some saprolegniaceous fungi parasitizing Macrobrachium lamarrei H. M. Edw. and their eggs - S. K. Prabhuji, G. C. Srivastava and S. K. Sinha

1104-1106

Oberonia thwaitesii Hk. F., an addition to the archid flora of India - K.S. Mani Lal and C. Sathish Kumar

1106-1107

Endocrine control of acetylcholinesterase activity in fresh water field crab, Oziotelphusa senex senex (Fabricius) - B. Neeraja Kumari, S. Siva Prasad and K. Yellamma

1107-1108

Karyomorphology of a sea-frog Tetraodon fluviatilis (Tetraodontodae Pisces) - A. Barath and A. R. Khuda-Bukhsh

1108-1109

The lateral line system in the tadpole of Bufo melanostictus - H. C. Nigam

1110-1111

The ovicidal effect of diflubenzuron on hemipteran bugs, Dysdercus cingulatus and Chrysocoris purpureus. - S. Chokalingam and A. Noor Jahan

1112-1113

News

1113

Book Reviews

1114

Announcements

1114

November 5, 1984.21

 

Articles

 

The actinides: Prospects of high pressure research - K. Goivinda Rajan

1115-1127

News

1127

Mixed ligand complexes of alkaline earth metals. Part II, Sr(II) and Ba(II) complexes with salicylaldehyde, o-hydroxyacetyophenone and 2,4-pentanedione - R. N. Prasad, Mithlesh Jindal and R. P. Sharma

1128-1130

News

1130

Effect of guggulipid on norepinephrine biosynthesis of monkey tissues - Madhulika Srivastava, Swarn Nitya Nand and Narinder K. Kapoor

1131-1133

Announcements

1133

Current Science—50 years ago

1134-1135

Announcements

1135

Short communications

 

Crystal structure of diaquabisglycinecobalt(II) bromide - K. Ravikumar, S. S. Rajan and S. Natarajan

1136

Thermal conductivity and AC conductivity in disordered atomic systems - Philip D'souza

1137-1138

A new flavanone glycoside from the flowers of Althaea rosea - Anjali Jain and S. K. Srivastava

1138-1140

Synthesis and pyrolysis of l,3-dibenzyl-2-aryl-4-methyl benzimidazolines - K. Sudershan Reddy and C. V. Chalapathi Rao

1140-1141

Insect juvenile hormone analogues, II. Synthesis and bioassay of multifunctional juvenoids - U. R. Joshi and A. H. Kapadi

1142-1143

Ultra trace analysis by DC polarography using chemical amplification reactions - R. Kannan, T. V. Ramakrishna and S. R. Rajagopalan

1143-1145

8-hydroxycoumarin: An intermediate in the microbial transformation of quinoline - O. P. Shukla

1145-1147

Latent period for dysplasia and carcinoma of cervix in mice during chemical carcinogenesis - Archana Ghosh, Ranjit Mullick, Santiranjan Dutta and Rathin Sarkar

1147-1148

Discovery of dinosaurian horncore from the infra-trappean rocks of Kheda district, Gujarat - G. N. Dwivedi and Z. G. Ghevariya

1148-1150

Marine natural products—II: Characterisation of lipid fraction from the stony coral Porites lutea - C. G. Naik, P. S. Parameshwaran and D. Das

1150-1151

Some new host records of the root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne incognita (Kofoid & White,1919) Chitwood, 1949 - Akhtar Haseeb, Rakesh Pandey and Akhtar Husain

1151-1152

An easy method for mass multiplication of the entomopathogenic fungus Cephalosporium lecanii Zimm. - K. Soundararajan, T. Kumaraswami and A. Abdul Kareem

1152-1153

Effects of vitamins on growth of cultured normal and nematode induced root gall tissues of Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. - Anil Mathur, S. Singh and U. Kant 

1153-1154

A new chromosome number of 2n = 33 for Amaryllis belladonna - L. N. Lakshmi and T. V. S. R. V. Prasad Murthy

1154-1155

Nitrogen fixation (C2H3 reduction) in the rice rhizosphere soil as influenced by pesticides and fertilizer nitrogen - J. L. N. Rao, J. S. Prasad and V. Rajaramamohan Rao

1155-1157

Changes in isoenzymes of peroxidase in green-ear of pearl millet - N. S. Shekhawat, S. D. Purohit and H. C Arya

1157-1158

Sterility in Phragmites communis (Retz.) Trin - T. V. Ch. Satyamurthy and V. Seshavatharam 

1158-1159

Reduction in cost of tissue culture of Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) De Wit by replacing AR grade sucrose by sugar cubes - Vibha Dhawan and Sant S. Bhojwani

1159-1161

Polyploidy in Rottboellia exaltata Linn, complex - J. Christopher

1161-1162

A new species of Hypodermella from Maharashtra - B. P. Wangikar and V. N. Ballal

1162-1163

Screening of citrus germplasm for resistance to powdery mildew - M. R. S. Reddy, P. H. Naidu and D. Gopala Raju 

1163-1164

In vitro ovule and embryo culture of Gossypium - S. S. Brar and B. S. Sandhu

1164-1166

Propagation in Prosopis cineraria (L) Mac Bride by air layering - K. R. Solanki, N. L. Kackar and S. K. Jindal

1166-1167

Announcements

1168

Book Reviews

1169-1170

Announcements

1170-1171

News

1171-1172

November 20, 1984.22

 

Articles

 

Basic research in chemistry related to fast breeder reactor technology - C. K. Mathews

1173-1179

Announcements

1179

Excretion of acid hydrolases (β-glucuronidase and acid protease) during moulting of Philosamia ricini (Saturniidae: Lepidoptera) - Radha Pant and Bhaskar Sharma

1180-1182

News

1182

Studies on (±) pseudopelletierine oxime - Balkishen Razdan and Ashok K. Sharma

1183-1185

News

1185

Glycol methacrylate embedding — an improved procedure for localization of some enzymes for optical microscopy - N. N. Bhandari and Anuradha Sachdeva

1186-1188

Some observations on the breeding biology of the Indian fruit bat, Cynopterus sphinx (Vahl.) in Central India - Satwant Sandhu and A. Gopalakrishna

1189-1192

News

1192

Current Science—50 years ago

1193-1194

Announcements

1194

Short communications

 

MHD flow of a dusty gas through a hexagonal channel - H. C. Sharma and Mukesh Gupta

1195-1197

Light scattering from (NH4)2 ZnBr4 in the incommensurate phase - A. G. K.  Moorthy, P. Chandra Sekhar and A. K. Bhatnagar

1197-1198

A simplified protocol for the synthesis of oligodeoxy nucleotides by continuous-flow phosphotriester approach on solid supports - K. N. Ganesh

1198-1200

Sensitised photooxygenation of isorhamnetin-4',5-dimethyiether - V. R. Venkataraman and S. Nagarajan

1200-1201

Biamperometric estimation of some reductants using chloramine-T. - K Srinivasan and S. Rajeswari

1201-1202

Geologic mapping of the Koyna region in the Deccan Traps by the magnetotelluric method - R. P. Singh, B. B. Bhattacharya and D. Rankin

1202-1205

Precambrian folded unconformity in Rajasthan - S. Sinha-Roy

1205-1207

Late Neogene fossil wood from Bikaner gravel bed - R. K. Ganjoo, R. Hema, S. N. Rajaguru and Claire Gaillard

1207-1208

Host-parasite interaction of Puccinia purpurea - S. T. Naik, K. H. Anahosur and R. K. Hegde

1209

The possible existence of variability in Helminthosporium turcicum incitant of leaf blight of maize in India - S. Shankerlingam and K. A. Balasubramanian

1209-1210

Useful spontaneous mutants in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) - B. S. Dahiya, V. S. Lather, I. S. Solanki and Ram Kumar

1210-1211

Solubilization of rock phosphates by phosphate solubilizers in broth - H. P. Singh, R. P. Pareek and T. A. Singh

1212-1213

Cytological studies on diploid, autotetraploid and autotriploid Solanum sisymbrifolium - P. B. Kirti, K. V. Moorty and B. G. S. Rao

1213-1215

Induction of growth in frozen embryos of coconut and ovules of citrus - Y. P. S. Bajaj

1215-1216

Yolk utilization in a brachyuran crab - Ch. Narasimha Rao, Katre Shakuntala and S. Ravichandra Reddy

1217-1218

Note on metacestode of Duthiersia expansa, 1873 - K. C. Pandey and Sneh Lata Rajvanshi

1218-1219

Announcements

1219

Book Reviews

1220

December 5, 1984.23

 

Articles

 

Thermal control of spaceborne systems using fibre optic wave guides — A novel approach - G. K. M. Thutupalli and K. R. Sridhara Murty

1221-1225

Announcements

1225

Carbonation of phenol: A novel reaction involving enzyme model catalysis - Probal Banerjee, Raghu R. lyengar, Jayalekshmy Ayyer and P. K. Bhattacharyya

1226-1228

Announcements

1228

Polycyclic aromatic compounds: A new synthesis of highly arylated quinones by Diels- Alder reaction - S. Mondal and A. J. Bhattacharya

1229-1232

Announcements

1232

3,3'-di-O-methylellagic acid 4-O-β-D-xylopyranosyl-(1-4)-β-D-glucopyranoside from the stem bark of Diospyros discolor - Anjali Jain and S. K. Srivastava

1233-1235

News

1235

Current Science—50 years ago

1236-1237

Short Communications

 

X-ray data, IR and PMR spectra of 5, 6-benzo chromanone - K. Ravikumar, S. S. Rajan, K. Balasubramanian and K. Rajagopalan

1238-1239

Developmental patterns of α-amylase and leucine-aminopeptidase activity during shoot differentiation in sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum Cv Co-740) callus - V. S. Dhamankar and A. F. Mascarenhas

1239-1241

Synthesis of 4-hydroxycoumarins - A. K. Shah, N. S. Bhatt, R. V. Raval and V. M. Thakor

1241-1242

Infra-red identification of Fe-S bond in Assam coal  - M. K. Baruah

1242-1243

A three-coordinate complex of mercury(II) cyanide with 4-picolylamine - I. S. Ahuja

1244-1245

The determination of the atmospheric ratios of ThC to ThB using Ge(Li) spectrometers - C. Rangarajan, S. Gopalakrishnan and C. D. Eapen

1245-1247

Embryo development in Goodyera biflora Hook. F (Orchidaceae) - S. K. Sood

1247-1249

Allantoin content of Cajanus cajan (L.) Mill sp. inoculated with VA-mycorrhiza and Rhizobium - P. Sivaprasad and P. V. Rai

1249-1251

Discovery of new ypresian fish microvertebrate pockets in the Subathu Formation, Subathu, Simla hills, India - R. S. Loyal

1251

A record of Theelia Schiumberger from Kalapani limestone (Formation) Malla Johar area, Higher Kumaun Himalaya - C Prem N. Agarwal

1251-1253

Lipase activity of some fungi isolated from groundnut - B. K. Vaidehi and G. V. Jagadamba

1253

Occurrence of VA mycorrhizas on different legumes in a laterite soil - K. Parvathi, K. Venkateswarlu and A. S. Rao

1254-1255

Modified blotter method for the detection of Phoma and Macrophomina on seeds - J. P. Renukeswarappa and Y. I. Shethna

1255-1256

Cytological observations on some autotetraploids and amphidiploids in spinous solanums and their bearing on interrelationships - P. B. Kirti, K. V. Moorti, S. V. Rao and B. G. S. Rao

1256-1258

Cytomixis in mulberry - R. C. Verma, A. Sarkar and B. C. Das

1258-1260

Petasites tricholobus Franch. (Asteraceae): A new record for India - G. S. Rawat and Y. P. S. Pangtey

1260

Selection due to ABO incompatibility of mating couples - Sumita Sarkar

1260-1262

Colchicine-induced true breeding miniature mutant in groundnut - S. P. Tiwari and S. M. Khanorkar

1262-1263

A note on eutrophic characteristics of two freshwater bodies of Kurukshetra, India - M. P. Sharma

1263-1264

Ascorbigen in the compound eye of the Housefly, Musca domestica - Sudip Dey and A. Raghu Varman

1264-1265

Announcements

1265

Book Reviews

1266-1268

Announcements

1268-1270

December 20, 1984.24

 

Articles

 

Positron scattering by hydrogen, helium and lithium atoms - N. S. Rao and H. S. Desai

1271-1273

Announcements

1273

The Eukaryotic gene - George Thomas and J. D. Padayatty

1274-1279

Announcements

1279

Synthesis of α-(methyl-phthalimido)-α-(substituted styryl)-cyclo-hexanone thio-semicarbazones as potential antiviral agents - V. K. Pandey and Yogendra Saksena

1280-1282

Announcements

1282

Current Awareness Service at the Indian Institute of Science - V. Rajaraman and N.  Balakrishnan

1283-1284

Announcements

1284

Current Science—50 years ago

1285-1286

Announcements

1286

Short Communications

 

Crystal data on lithium p-nitrobenzoate, lithium 2,4-dinitrophenolate (1,10-phenanthroline), lithium picrate (1,10-phenanthroline) and lithium picrate (18-crown-6) - Subhash Prabhakar, V. W. Bhagwat, V. Vijayvargiya and N. S. Poonia

1287

Chemical investigation of the stem bark of Aphanamixis polystachya - S. K. Srivastava and Vinod K. Agnihotri

1288-1289

Novel synthesis of benzofurans - Nikhil S. Bhatt, Anamik K. Shah, Rajesh V. Raval and V. M. Thakor

1289-1290

Terreic acid—a diabetogenic mycotoxin in rats - E. R. B. Shanmugasundaram, C. S. Parameswari and K. Radha Shanmugasundaram

1290-1292

Occurrence of a new base metal mineralised zone in the gneissose rocks of the Askote Crystallines, Pithoragarh district, Kumaun Himalaya - I. D. Pant and S. Farooq

1292-1293

Anorthosites around Karappadi, Periyar district, Tamil Nadu - M. Arumugam and P. Narasimha Rao

1293-1294

Size and sex-related tolerance to cadmium in the freshwater crab Ozitelphusa senex senex - K. Radhakrishnaiah and B. Busappa

1294-1295

Extracellular production of L-methionine by Bacillus megaterium B71 isolated from soil - Swapan K. Roy, A. K. Mishra and Geeta Nanda

1296-1297

Rapid germination of cotton and okra pollen on an artificial medium - P. A. Philomena and B. V. David

1297-1298

Icerya aegyptiaca (Douglas) A new pest of mulberry (Morus alba Linn.) in India and its control - C. Siddappaji, T. B. Puttaraju and S. Venkatagiriyappa

1298-1299

Schizophyllum commune Fr. -first record from India on stem bleeding affected coconut palm - V. G. Lily

1299-1300

Using of bridging species in interspecific hybridisation in genus Carica - C. P. A. Iyer and M. D. Subramanyam 

1300-1301

A note on the nucleolar staining in Chara sp. - Samit Ray and Probir Chatterjee

1301-1302

Pattern of sporulation as possible index of cultivar reaction to Helminthosporium turcicum incitant of leaf blight of maize - S. Shankerlingam and K. A. Balasubramanian

1302-1303

Two new Fusarium diseases in Karbi Anglong, Assam, India - A. K. Roy

1303-1304

Organogenetic differentiation in tissue cultures of Dalbergia lanceolaria - Manju Anand and S. S. Bir

1305-1307

Response to exogenous prolactin during gonadal photostimulation in black headed bunting - P. D. Tewary, Vinod Kumar and B. K. Tripathi

1307-1308

Redescription of a rare simple ascidian, Pyura lanka Herdman, 1906 (Ascidiacea/Pyuridae) from Indian waters - T. K. Renganathan

1308-1309

A new record of Hexamermis sp. (Nematoda-Mermithidae) parasitizing Serinetha augur Fabr. (Heteroptera-Coreidae) - S. C. Dhiman

1310

News

1310

Book Reviews

1311-1312

Announcements

1313-1316

News

1316