American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 5, October 2023

  • Prevalence of Shistosoma haemotobuim Infestation in Children Aged 4 to 15 Years in the Locality of Matta Barrage of Cameroon

    Mahamat Tahir Issakha, Emmanuel Issa, Abderrazzack Adoum Fouda, Mariam Saleh Bakaye, Mahamat Moussa Hassan, Albert Bayibeki Ngano, Parfait Awono Ambene, Essomba René, René Essomba Ghislain, Bazga Parfait, Ali Mhamat Moussa, Abdelsalam Tidjani, Yaovi Blaise Ameyapoh

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, October 2023
    Pages: 72-76
    Received: Aug. 08, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 08, 2023
    Published: Sep. 20, 2023
    Abstract: Schistosomiasis is an acute and chronic parasitosis caused by worms (trematodes) of the genus Schistosoma. Infection in humans occurs when parasite larvae, released by freshwater gastropods, enter the skin through contact with infested water. Schistosomiasis is most prevalent in tropical and subtropical regions, particularly in poorer communities w... Show More
  • Research Article

    The Tool-Dependent Behaviour, Environmental Element Changes, and Psychological Selection: The Origin of the Human Mind

    Xiaoming Liu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, October 2023
    Pages: 77-82
    Received: Oct. 22, 2023
    Accepted: Nov. 15, 2023
    Published: Nov. 21, 2023
    Abstract: This study elucidates the interplay between tool-dependent behavior, environmental dynamics, and the emergence of distinctive human traits during evolution. A breakthrough in the tool-dependent behavior of human ancestors was achieved through tool use in defense and predation, such as using stones and sticks as weapons, creating new survival elemen... Show More