Lily: Pollen and Cross-section of Stigma

I bought a bouquet of lilies for my mother on her birthday, and a day later, its anthers started dehiscing. I made a slide of the pollen, and viewed it the next morning. The pollen grains appear to have a very good resolution, and the pattern on the exine is quite visible. I was then…

NOT JUST A SHRIMP

COLLEGE NAME: CMR NATIONAL PU COLLEGE, ITPL ABOUT THE SAMPLE: SCIENTIFIC NAME: NEOCARIDINA DAVIDI DATE OF COLLECTION: 10/07/2019, FROM A LOCAL FISH STORE. DATE OF OBSERVATION: 11/07/2019, IN THE BIOLOGY LAB USING A FOLDSCOPE. STUDENTS INVOLVED: VISHAL AVINASH, “XI” A,           CMR NATIONAL PU COLLEGE, ITPL.  THE SHRIMP WAS PLACED ON A GLASS SLIDE, COVERED IT…

In-vitro pollen germination of Magnolia champaca.

In-vitro pollen germination of Magnolia champaca was carried out for two different sucrose concentration i.e. 5 % and 10%. Different growth hormones like Indole-3- butyric Acid(IBA), 3- Indole Acetic Acid(IAA), Kinetin and Gibberellin were applied at different concentration (100 ppm, 200 ppm and 300 ppm) then after 72 hours, the pollen where found to be…

Foldscope work presentation at 27th International Conference of the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (WAAVP),Madison, WI, U.S.A.

  Dr. M. S. Bal, Scientist, Animal Disease Research Centre, GADVASU presented the research work ‘Foldscope as a diagnostic tool for identification of canine parasites with emphasis on zoonotic parasites’ authored by Mandeep Singh Bal, Rashmi Sagar, Paramjit Kaur, V. Mahajan and G. Filia  in 27th International Conference of the World Association for the Advancement...

Observation of Red Spider mites infestations on tea leaves

Oligonychus coffeae Nietner, the red spider mite (RSM), is a major pest of #tea (Camellia sinensis). It causes great economic losses to the tea growers. Red spider mite infestation can be observed on the tea leaves throughout the year as tea is a perennial crop provides food and shelter. Nymphs and adults of RSM lacerate…

SECTIONS OF DIFFERENT FRUIT PEELS UNDER FOLDSCOPE

STUDENT NAMES: Keenisha Kannan and Jasmine Kaur COLLEGE/SCHOOL: CMR National PU College, ITPL, Bangalore. SPECIMEN: Papaya peel, Watermelon peel, Pomegranate peel and Tomato peel SPECIMEN OBSERVED AT: CMR National PU College at ITPL, Bangalore on 9nd July 2019 On 9th July we observed sections of different fruit peels under foldscope.