National Academy Science Letters

( Vol. 29, No. 1 & 2, 2006 )





Editors' Page

Lead Articles/Overviews of New Developments

HIV Diagnostics : Saving lives, slowing the pandemic

Amita Gupta…1

9-O-acetylated sialoglycoproteins: novel molecules in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)

Shyamasree Ghosh, Suman Bandyopadhyay, Santanu Pal, Diviya Sinha, Asish Mallick, 

Mitali Chatterjee, Chhabinath Mandal and Chitra Mandal (F.N.A.Sc.)…17

Scenario in metalloneurochemistry

B.S. Sekhon and Ramandeep Kaur…25

Science & Technology Development and Policy Issues

Towards sustainable agriculture in India

Rajendra Prasad…41

Short Research Communications

On monitoring mangrove vegetation of Sagar Island by remote sensing

Vaibhav A. Mantri and A.K. Mishra…45

Altitudinal variations in the soil mycobiota of Eastern vs. Western slope of Gajana hill (Pir Panjal, Jammu)

Aziz A. Chiwan and M.U. Charaya…49

Pulse polarographic determination of benomyl and carbendazim in commercial formulations

B.C. Verma, Chetan Chauhan and D.K. Sharma…55

Application of nonlinear programming in the field of animal nutrition: A problem to maximize the weight gain in sheep

Pratiksha Saxena…59

Structure of long-lived nuclear species of Einsteinium

M. Sainath, K. Venkataramaniah, O.S.K.S. Sastri, R.K. Jain and P.C. Sood…65

Remembrance Note on Professor Panchanan Maheswari