Albanian Journal of Agricultural Sciences (AJAS)
Albanian j. agric. sci. ISSN: 2218-2020   
       Volume 13, Special issue (2014)
Papers in this issue are presented in the 1st International Conference "Biotechnology in Agriculture"
hold on Agriculutral University of Tirana, April 22 - 23, 2014
  pages 3 - 558

Plant & Environment


 (Open Access) 
Role of fungal biomolecules for establishing mutualistic/pathogenic interactions with Arabidopsis roots: Possibilities to decipher downstream signaling events
IRENA SHERAMETI, KHABAT VAHABI, ANATOLI LUDWIG, CHAO SUN, RALF OELMÜLLER
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 3 – 9. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

 (Open Access) 
Increase of starch accumulation in the duckweed Lemna minor under abiotic stress. 
K. SOWJANYA SREE, KLAUS-J. APPENROTH
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 11 - 14. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Effects of the endophyte Acremonium alternatum on oilseed rape (Brassica napus) development and clubroot progression. 
SUSANN AUER, JUTTA LUDWIG-MÜLLER
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 15 - 20. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Genetic relationships in cultivated Salvia officinalis L. employing molecular markers
ELVIRA BAZINA BARRY MURPHY LIRI DINGA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 21 - 24. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The assessment of pesticides residues in some organic cultivated and wild-collected medicinal plants in Albania
FERDI BRAHUSHI, ENDRIT KULLAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 25 - 29. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Duration of the pluviometric deficit in Albania
AZEM BARDHI, BESNIK GJONGECAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 31 - 33. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The mineral composition in grassland growing in Kosova
IMER RUSINOVCI, SALI ALIU, SHUKRI FETAHU, KEMAJL BISLIMI,, MENTOR THAQI, NIKOLLAQ BARDHI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 35 - 38. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The biological invasion in Albania. 
JULIAN SHEHU, ALMA IMERI, LIRIKA KUPE, ALFRED MULLAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 39 - 45. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Coastal salt-marshes in Albania. 
JULIAN SHEHU, ALMA IMERI, RUDINA KOCI, ALFRED MULLAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 47 - 51. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Implementation of new technologies in wood industry and their effect in wood products quality 
ELVA ÇAUSHI, PANDELI MARKU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 53 - 56. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Extraction of oleuropein from olive leaves, in order to use as inhibitor against the corrosion of metals  
EFROSINI KOKALARI (TELI), ALKETA LAME, XHENSILA GRECA, ALBANA JANO 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 57 - 60. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Analyzing the efficiency of agricultural crop production by using mathematical models 
MARIANA NIKOLLA, LUMTURI SENA, VALBONA KOLANECI, JONIDA BOU DIB (LEKOCAJ), OLTA  SOKOLI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 61 - 68. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Variation of physiological growth indices, biomass and dry matter yield in some maize hybrids. 
SHUKRI FETAHU, SALI ALIU, IMER RUSINOVCI, FETAH ELEZI, KEMAJL BISLIMI, AVNI BEHLULI, QENDRIM SHABANI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 69 - 73. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Callogenesis and the influence of IBA on rhizogenesis of green parts of the olive. 
HAIRI ISMAILI,  ADRIATIK ÇAKALLI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 75 - 79. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Forestry seedlings production by biotechnological methods, the forestry of 21th century in Albania.. 
HASAN CANI, ARSEN PROKO, VATH TABAKU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 81 - 85. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Eco-Physiologic studies an important tool for the adaptation of forestry to global changes. 
HASAN CANI, ARSEN PROKO, VATH TABAKU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 87 - 93. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The palynomorphological characteristics of Anthemis in Albania . 
ANXHELA DAUTI, GEZIM KAPIDANI, BLERINA PUPULEKU, NIKOLETA KALLAJXHIU, ADMIR JANCE
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 95 - 99. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The cultivation of hazelnuts, variety “visoka” in Fier district in Albania. 
NAZMI AJAZI, VATH TABAKU, KRISTO QENDRO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 101 - 105. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The possibilities of walnut cultivation in Drin's Valley Albania. 
NAZMI AJAZI, VATH TABAKU, KRISTO QENDRO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 107 - 112. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Assessment of water quality of Buna River using microbiological analysis. 
ANILË MEDHA, MARGARITA HYSKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 113 - 116. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Determination of imidacloprid residues on tomatoes by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography. 
VJOLLCA VLADI, FATOS HARIZAJ, VALDETE VORPSI, MAGDALENA CARA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 117 - 122. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The degradation of the insecticide Imidacloprid in greenhouse tomatoes and an estimation of the level of residues.. 
VJOLLCA VLADI, FATOS HARIZAJ, VALDETE VORPSI, MAGDALENA CARA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 123 - 126. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Propagation of Kiwi fruit with green cuttings under greenhouse conditions. 
BARDHOSH FERRAJ, TOKLI THOMAJ, LUSH SUSAJ, GJOVALIN GJELOSHI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 127 - 134. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Mature Leaf Features of Wild Grapevine: Populations grown in Three Different River Valleys of North Albania . 
LUSH SUSAJ, ELISABETA SUSAJ, FATON JASHARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 135 - 142. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Comparison of HPLC-DAD and LC–MS/MS for the determination and validation of pyriproxyfen in water solutions. 
VOJISLAVA BURSIĆ, GORICA VUKOVIĆ, DUŠAN MARINKOVIĆ, MAGDALENA CARA TIJANA ZEREMSKI, ŽELJKA JELIČIĆ-MARINKOVIĆ, MARIJA ZGOMBA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 143 - 147. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Microbial water pollution of Drin river in Scutary area, Albania. 
LINDITA BUSHATI, MARGARITA HYSKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 149 - 153. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Monitoring the water microbial parameters of some lakes of Lura Park. 
ANDREJEVA GOLLOSHI; ARTA LIKA; MARGARITA HYSKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 155 - 157. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Analysis precipitation regime. Period dryness and climate risk determination for agriculture on albanian territory. 
ALBERT KOPALI ADRIAN DOKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 159 - 163. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Determination of anthocianins bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus l.) on North East of Albania. 
ADRIAN DOKO, ALBAN IBRALIU, EVAN RROÇO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 165 - 168. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Morphological characterization of pea (Pisum sativum L.) genotypes stored in Albanian genebank. 
BELUL GIXHARI, HEKURAN VRAPI, VALBONA HOBDARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 169 - 173. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Preliminary results of stevia plant (Stevia rebaudiana). 
NOC FASLLIA, BAKI DERVISHI, VALBON BRAHIMLLARI, FIQIRI TAHIRI, JANAQ MALE
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 175 - 178. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Peculiarities of wheat leaf disease distribution in coastal area in Albania. 
ZHANETA SHAHINI, HEKURAN VRAPI, SKENDER VARAKU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 179 - 182. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Frequency of heterosis in different cultivars of durum wheat. 
FOTO KASHTA, AGIM CANKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 183 - 186. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Effect of nitrogen fertilizer level on the grain yield, some qualitative and technological indices of Triticum aestivum L.. 
FOTO KASHTA,
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 187 - 192. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Plant density of semi-deterninate common bean 
AGIM CANKO,
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 193 - 196. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Heritability and genotypic correlations of same dry bean quantitative traits. 
AGIM CANKO, FOTO KASHTA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 197 - 200. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Trace element accumulation in the moss Pseudoscleropodium purum in south Albania. 
MAJLINDA TERPO, MAJLINDA VASJARI, ROMEO MANO, MARSELA ÇOMO, MARIE AGOLLI,
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 201 - 205. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Optimizing water treatment practices for the removal of actinomycetes and earthy odor in water of Bovilla reservoir. 
ADELA KULLAJ, MARGARITA HYSKO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 207 - 212. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Study of wheat genetic variation in base collections. 
FETAH ELEZI, KRENAR XHELO, VALBONA HOBDARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 213 - 217. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Stability of wheat genotypes in condition of Lushnja region. 
KRENAR XHELO, FETAH ELEZI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 219 - 223. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Monitoring heavy metal pollution in Elbasan using passive and active moss. 
LIRIM BEKTESHI, PRANVERA LAZO, FLORA QARRI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 225 - 229. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Review of the regulatory framework on genetically modified food and feed in Albania: a policy perspective. 
ALBAN JAUPI, SHKELZEN MARKU. ERMELA BAJRAKTARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 230 - 236. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Albanian typical products as a tool towards sustainable rural development. 
ALBAN JAUPI, FATMIRA ALLMUÇA,  ERMELA BAJRAKTARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 237 - 241. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Regeneration of eggplants Solanum melongena var.Sukthi through somatic embryogenesis. 
GJOK VUKSANI, ANGJELINA VUKSANI, PASHK LEKAJ, URAN ABAZI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 242 - 244. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

Animal & Human


(Open Access) 
Identification of polymorphic variants of modifier gene B2AR (ADRB2) in patients with cystic fibrosis. 
ENILDA RRAPAJ, ETHEM RUKA, AND GRIGOR ZORAQI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 245 - 248. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Genetic diversity of albanian goat breeds estimated by molecular markers.. 
GENTJAN HYKAJ, ANILA HODA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 249 - 252. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Genetic diversity of Cyprinus carpio from Ohrid Lake, estimated by four microsatellite loci. 
ADIOLA BIBA, ANILA HODA, EDIT VARDHAMII
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 253 - 256. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Allelic frequencies of two microsatellite loci in four populations of  brown trout (Salmo trutta). 
EDIT VARDHAMI,  ANILA HODA, ADIOLA BIBA, MANUELA GUALTIERI,  MASSIMO MECATTI,  AGIM REXHEPI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 256 - 260. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Study about the incidence of preeclampsia in pregnant women. 
LULZIME KOKIÇI, MIRELA LIKA (ÇEKANI)
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 261 - 266. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Evaluation of the correlation between pH and MPV platelet concentrates prepared in Tirana Blood Transfusion Center.. 
MERITA XHETANI, ARBEN METKA, IRENA SEFERI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 267 - 269. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Impact of human-induced threats on the activity of the otter (Lutra lutra) along the Drinos valley, Southern Albania.. 
ETLEVA HYSAJ, FERDINAND BEGO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 271 - 276. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The effect of combined preparation, probiotic and phytase on performance parameters and vitality of weaned piglets.. 
FESTIM SHYTAJ, LUAN HAJNO, FATMIRA SULA, ETLEVA DELIA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 277 - 280. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
HDL-cholesterol and Coronary Heart Disease in a sample of Elbasan district. . 
MIMOZA KUÇI, TEFTA REXHA 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 281 - 284. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Concentration levels of heavy metals in muscle tissue of european hake (Merluccius merluccius). 
ENKELEDA OZUNI, LULJETA DHASKALI, EGON ANDONI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 285 - 288. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Immunological reactions caused by helminthes and diagnosis of parasites using different methods. 
LEDIA VASJARI, VALBONA GJONI, MIRELA LIKA (ÇEKANI), ARTAN TREBICKA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 289 - 294. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Systematic and ecological analysis on plant bugs (Miridae, Hemiptera) in the habitats of Lushnja region. 
ELTJON HALIMI, ANILA PAPARISTO, DRITAN TOPI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 295 - 298. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Albanian consumer’s perception towards animal welfare . 
KASTRIOT BELEGU, PЁLLUMB ZALLA, MAJLINDA BELEGU, DRITAN LACI, ENKELEDA OZUNI, EGON ANDONI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 299 - 303. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Frequency of four phenotypes, survival and growth indicators of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) produced in the plant Klosi (Elbasan), in stages of "fry" and "fingerlings". . 
VASJAR SHERMADHI, ENTON SPAHO, VLADIMIR SPAHO, ROLAND KRISTO, ARBEN BOÇARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 305 - 312. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Food allergy in children (6 to 11 years old) in Tirana 
ANA KALEMAJ, MIRELA LIKA (ÇEKANI), ENVER ROSHI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 313 - 316. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
A study of the somatic cell count of Kosovo bulk milk farm management and perspective 
HYSEN BYTYQI, PAMELA RUEGG, FILLOJETA RRUSETMAJ. PAKIZE KASTRATI, SCOTT WELLS
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 317 - 323. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Serological survey of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus in cattle in Berat and Kolonje, Albania 
ARTA LUGAJ,  MYNYR KONI,  MARC MERTENS,  MARTIN GROSCHUP, KRISTAQ BERXHOLI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 325 - 328. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Preliminary results of in situ conservation of buffalo’s nucleus herd in Divjake area 
FIQIRI TAHIRI, GANI DOÇI, RREZARTA MARIKA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 329 - 334. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Freshwater Coleopters in the middle flow of Shkumbin river. 
JAKOV OGA, ZISO THOMOLLARI, PEÇI NAQELLARI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 335 - 339. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Serum osteocalcin as a specific marker  of bone turnover in postmenopausal women 
LORENA HYSI, TEFTA REXHA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 341 - 344. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The impact of nutrition on milk production and weight of newborn calves 
MAJLINDA BELEGU,  PARASHQEVI RRAPO,  KASTRIOT BELEGU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 345 - 352. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Broiler Performance Fed on Mash vs.  Pellets 
SABAH SENA, LUMTURI SENA, ANILA HODA AND MARJANA NIKOLLA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 353 - 356. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Lognormal distribution of Toxocara canis (n/e/g/f) at the street dogs 
ARBEN BOCARI, BEJO BIZHGA, ROBERT KOSOVA, NENSI MEHMET
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 357 - 361. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Measles Outbreak in a Roma Community in Albania 
ALMA ROBO, AGIM VERCANI, ARTAN SIMAKU, ERIDA NELAJ, EUGENA TOMINI, SILVA BINO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 363 - 366. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Optimizing reproductive performance of herds Simmental breed of cattle imported 
FATMIRA LEKA (SULAJ), ILIR KARAGJOZI, REZARTA MARIKA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 367 - 370. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Serum enzymes and hepatic changes in sheep infested with Fasciola hepatica
EGLANTINA XHEMOLLARI, LULJETA DHASKALI, NIKOLAOS PAPAIOANNOU, MARIA KRITSEPI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 371 - 378. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Parapeneus longirostrus stock in Adriatic sea 
J. KOLITARI, BITETTO I, P. CARBONARA, L. CASCIARO, L. CERIOLA, M. DUROVIC, M.T. FACCHINI, A. HOXHA, Z. IKICA , A. JOKSIMOVIC, O. KASALICA, G. KROQI, G. LEMBO , N. MILONE , M.T. SPEDICATO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 379 - 384. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Aquaponic systems as excellent agricultural research instruments in Albania 
RIGERS BAKIU, JULIAN SHEHU
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 385 - 389. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Spontaneous skin canine tumors: toluidine blue stain detection of mast cells in tissue section 
ALKETAQOKU, LETIZIA PASSANTINO, BRUNILDA MAZARI, EGLANTINA XHEMOLLARI, LULJETA DHASKALI 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 391 - 394. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Age composition and growth parameters of bleak (Alburnus alburnus alborella) population in Shkodra Lake 
VALBONA KOLANECI, BLEDAR KUKA, BLERTA DERVISHAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 395 - 398. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Comparison growth parameters of shellfish from Adriatic Sea in Butrinti Lake  
ARJAN DEMIRI, JERINA KOLITARI, PETTER VEBENSTAD, GULIELM KROQI, LAURA GJYLI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 399 - 403. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Killing out percentage for finishing pigs in Albania
LUAN HAJNO, FEHMI XHEMO, KUJTIM GJONI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 405 - 408. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The influence of the structure of the common carp and grass carp population on the growth and cyprinid polyculture production indexes 
MARSIDA BLLACA, VLADIMIR SPAHO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 409 - 414. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Using public health surveillance data to monitor the effectiveness of brucellosis control measures in animals. 
KUJTIM MERSINAJ, LULIETA ALLA, XHELIL KOLECI,SILVIA BINO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 415 - 418. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Study on morphometric traits of the Albanian bees 
MANJOLA KULIÇI, KRISTAQ KUME
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 419 - 425. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The performance evaluation of a local rabbit populations 
ALMA LLAMBIRI, LUMTURI PAPA, LUAN HAJNO, RREZARTA MARIKA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 427 - 430. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Preliminary results of sero-conversion of kids and lambs vaccinated with Brucella melitensis Rev -1 strain. Current achievements  and feature challenges on  brucellosis 
XHELIL KOLECI, ROBERT CONNOR, TONI KIRANDJISKI, RUZHDI KEÇI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 431 - 436 Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Does the Bluetongue virus circulates in cattle population of Mat district, Albania?  
KLODIAN DEDOLLI, ANITA KONI, RUZHDI KEÇI, XHELIL KOLECI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 439 - 442. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014


Food technology and safety


(Open Access) 
DNA barcoding for species Identification in prepared fishery products  
ANNA MOTTOLA, PATRIZIA MARCHETTI, MARILISA BOTTARO, ANGELA DI PINTO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 447 - 453. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Detection of mislabeling in packaged chicken sausages by PCR 
MARILISA BOTTARO, PATRIZIA MARCHETTI, ANNA MOTTOLA, FATMIRA SHEHU, ANGELA DI PINTO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 455 - 460. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Occurrence of norovirus and hepatitis A virus in shellfish 
VALENTINA TERIO, ANGELA DI PINTO, MARILISA BOTTARO, FATMIRA SHEHU, CRISTIANA CATELLA, VITO MARTELLA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 461 - 465. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Detection of pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Butrinti Lagoon shellfish  
FATMIRA SHEHU,VALENTINA TERIO, PATRIZIA MARCHETTI, ANNA MOTTOLA, MARILISA BOTTARO, BIZENA BIJO, ADRIAN XINXO, ANGELA DI PINTO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 467 - 469. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Evaluation scheme for Blatta orientalis and Blattella germanica in food units with HACCP implementation 
VINELA REFUGJATI, BIZENA BIJO, ENDRI HAXHIRAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 471 - 475. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Risk assessment of poultry sloughterhouses in Albania 
ROVENA JAHELEZI, BIZENA BIJO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 477 - 480. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The concentration and frequency of C. sakazakii  in Queen Geraldin Hospital in Tirana 
RENIS MAÇI, BIZENA BIJO, FATMIRA SHEHU,ADRIAN XINXO, HALIT MEMOÇI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 481 - 484. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Effect of storage temperature on histamine formation in Sardina pilchardus and Engraulis encrasicolus 
ARIELA STRUGA, BIZENA BIJO, FATMIRA SHEHU, ARDIAN XINXO, XHULIETA HAMITI, MARSELA BREGASI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 485 - 488. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Determination of oxytetracycline, tetracycline and chlortetracycline in beef meat by HPLC-DAD detector in Albania 
ALMA EMIRI, ELTON MYFTARI, SONILA ÇOÇOLI, ENTELA TRESKA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 489 - 493. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Heavy metals in the raw Milk in Mitrovica 
BAHTIR HYSENI, ALUSH MUSAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 495 - 498. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Assessment of the process hygiene and safety meat products RTE, produced in the region of Tirana 
ERMELINDA NEXHIPI, ELVIRA BELI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 499 - 503. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Evaluation of physical and chemical characteristics of milk and white cheese produced in the southern region of Albania 
MARSELA ÇOMO, ROZANA TROJA , MAJLINDA TERPO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 505 - 509. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Role of nitrite in processed meat products and its degradation during their storage  
ILIRJANA BOCI, ELDA ZIU, GENTIANA BARDHI 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 511 - 514. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Evaluation of microbiological criteria of raw milk in Albania 
GENTIANA BARDHI, ILIRJANA BOCI, EDERINA NINGA
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 515 - 517. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Staphylococcus aureus in locally produced white cheese in Tirana market
ELVIRA BELI, RENIS MAÇI, SONILA ÇOÇOLI, HALIT MEMOÇI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 519 - 524. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Frequency and characteristics of Listeria spp. in minced meat in Albanian retail market 
ELVIRA BELI, RENIS MAÇI, SONILA ÇOÇOLI, HALIT MEMOÇI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 525 - 529. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Microbiological quality and physicochemical parameters of two types of fermented salami during ripening 
XHULIETA HAMITI, ILIRJANA BOCI, ELDA ZIU, ARDIAN XINXO
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 531 - 534. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The differences in the microbial numbers of the raw minced meat preparation during the shelf life of the product 
ERMELINDA NEXHIPI, ELVIRA BELI
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 535 - 539. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Screening of quinolone antibiotic residues in beef sold in Kosovo 
HAMDI ALIU, KAPLLAN SULAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 541 - 544. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Assessment of stilbene residues in cattle through analytical control in Korca region 
ALI LILO, KAPLLAN SULAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 545 - 547. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Contamination with Escherichia coli of fresh butter produced by cow’s milk in Kosovo

ENVER BAJRAMI, KAPLLAN SULAJ
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 549 - 551. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Determination of added dye in orange fruit juices of Citrus sinensis cultivar with a simple analytical method 
LUZIANA HOXHA, ONEIDA KYCYK, RENATA KONGOLI, ERANDA MANE 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 553 - 558. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
The mycotoxins in foods from livestock origin and consumption risks
MUSA DIBRANI, ALUSH MUSAJ, RIFAT MORINA 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 559 - 562. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014

(Open Access) 
Control of milk on presence of aflatoxin residues, and the effects on public health
VALMIRE VOCA, RIFAT MORINA, ALUSH MUSAJ 
AbstractFull text (PDF); pp. 563 - 566. Publ. Date: 20 June 2014