Recent Publications

 

Prof. Gbolahan O. Babalola

Idowu OJ, Onipede AO, Orimolade AE, Akinyoola LA, Babalola GO (2011). Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase orthopedic wound infections in Nigeria. Journal of Global Infectious Diseases, 3(3): 211-215.

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Prof. David A. Akinpelu
Balogun, O.S.,Fadare, R.Y., Fadare, O.A ,Akinpelu D.A., and Obafemi, C.A. (2017). Chemical Composition and In-vitro Antibacterial Activity of the Essential Oil of Nigerian MoringaoleiferaLam. Flowers. European Journal of Medicinal Plants, 18(1): 1-9.

 

Akinpelu, D.A Adesanwo, J.K, Ogundele, S.B, Akinpelu D.A.,and McDonald, A. G. (2017). Chemical Analyses, Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activities of Extracts from Cola nitida Seed.Journal of Exploratory Research in Pharmacology, 2, 67?77

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Prof. Bridgette O. Omafuvbe

Aregbesola OA., Omafuvbe BO (2014). Production of Aspergillus Niger Biomass from Aqueous Extract of Brewer's Spent Grain. Ife Journal of Science 16 (3) :  527-532.

 

Oni TA., Olaleye VF., Omafuvbe BO (2013). Preliminary Studies on Associated Bacteria and Fungal Load of Artificially Cultured Clarias Gariepinus Burchell 1822 Fingerlings. Ife Journal of Science, 15 (1): 9-16.

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Prof. Adebayo O. Shittu

 

Olatimehin, A., Onwugamba, F. C., Mellmann, A.,Shittu A.O.,Becker, K and Schaumburg.  (2018). Persistent Staphylococcus aureus Complex in the Straw-Colored Fruit Bat (Eidolon helvum) in Nigeria. Frontiers in Microbiology.doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00162

 

Cirkovic, I., Trajkovic, J., Hauschild, T., Andersen, P.,Shittu A.O.,Larsen, A.,  (2017). Nasal and pharyngeal carriage of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus sciuri among hospitalised patients and healthcare workers in a Serbian university hospital. Plus one,12(9):181-185.

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Prof. (Mrs). Anthonia O. Oluduro

Oluduro AO, Omoboye OO, Orabiyi RA, Bakare MK, David OM (2014). Antibiotic resistance and public health perspective of bacterial contamination of Nigerian currency. Advances in Life Science Technology, 24:4-14. (USA)

 

Oluduro AO, Thonda OA, Kolawole DO (2014). Phenotypic and Molecular Characterization of Salmonella serotypes in cow raw milk and milk products in Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology 13 (37): 3774-3789. (USA)

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Dr (Mrs). Mary A. Bisi-Johnson

Bisi-Johnson M.A., Obi CL, Hattori T, Oshima Y, Samuel BB, Eloff JN and Okoh, A. I. (2017). Antibacterial Activity of crude extracts of some South African medicinal plants against multidrug resistant etiological agents of diarrhea. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 17:321

 

Bisi-Johnson M.A., Adediran, K.A.; Akinola, S.A.; Popoola, E.O.; Okoh, A.I. (2017).Comparative Physicochemical and Microbiological Qualities of Source and Stored Household Waters in Some Selected Communities in Southwestern Nigeria. Preprints, 2017030082 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201703.0082.v1)

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Dr (Mrs). Nkem Torimiro

Adeyemo, R.O., Torimiro N., Akinola, S.A., Lawal, S.K., Abolarinwa, T.O.,Adewoye, W.O. (2017).Study on antibacterial efficacy of different honey types in South Western Nigeria against wound associated bacteria.Journal of Apitherapy, 2(1), 15-19.

 

Torimiro N., and Olutola, O. (2017).lactamase Induction in Nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus Strains Cultured from the Nasal Cavity and Wound of Patients.International Journal of Biology, 10, 1, 24-30.

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Dr. Kehinde O. Awojobi

Bakare MK, Omoboye OO, Adewale IO, Awojobi KO, Oyedeji O (2014). Purification and characterization of thermostable alpha-amylase by Bacillus licheniformis RD 24 isolated from decayed refuse at Obafemi Awolowo University Campus, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Frontiers of Biological and Life Sciences, 2(4): 74-84.

 

Awojobi KO,  Agboola FK, Arotupin DJ, Oladoye CO, Olutiola PO (2013). The Screening and Selection of Trichoderma Species Capable of Producing Extracellular Cellulolytic Enzymes from Soil of Decaying Plant Materials. Ife Journal of Science, 15 (2) : 263-271. 

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Mr. Olusayo A. Adesina

Donbraye E, Japhet M.O, Adesina A.O., and Adewumi M.O (2017). High Prevalence of Anti-HCV Antibodies Among Pregnant Women in Southwestern Nigeria. Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing, 37, 84-88


Adesina A.O., Japhet M. O. and Omilabu S. A. (2017). Detection of Chikungunya and West Nile viruses in febrile patients in Ile-Ife Osun State, Nigeria using real time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR). African Journal of Microbiology Research, 11(28),1136-1141

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Dr (Mrs.) Margaret O. Japhet

Donbraye E,Japhet M.O,Adesina A.O., and Adewumi M.O (2017). High Prevalence of Anti-HCV Antibodies Among Pregnant Women in Southwestern Nigeria. Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing, 37, 84-88.

Faleye, T.O.C., Adewumi, M.O., Japhet, M.O.,, David, O.M., Oluyege, A.O., Adeniji, J.A and Famurewa, O. (2017).Non-polio enteroviruses in faeces of children diagnosed with acute flaccid paralysis in Nigeria.Virology Journal, 14:175.


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Dr. Joseph Omololu-Aso

Adejuwon AO, Adejuwon MA, Ajayi AA, Bamkefa BA, Omololu-Aso J, Alao OO, Adesina FC (2013). Effect of some nitrogen sources of growth medium on a-amylase production by Penicillium solitum and Aspergillus rubrum isolated from yam (Dioscorea alata). Researcher, 5(2) :1-4.

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Dr (Mrs.) C. D. Fashina

Oluduro AO, Aregbesola OA, Fashina CD (2014). Extended Spectrum Beta- Lactamase- Producing Uropathogenic Escherichia coli in Pregnant Women Diagnosed With Urinary Tract Infections in South-Western Nigeria. Journal of Molecular Biology Research, 4: 34-41.

 

Aregbesola OA, Oluduro AO, Fashina CD,  Famurewa O (2014). Phenotypic Identification and Phylogenetic Characterization of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli in Symptomatic Pregnant Women With Urinary Tract Infections in South-Western Nigeria. International Journal of Biology, 6(4) : 145-155.

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Mr. Olaolu Oyedeji

 

Oyedeji,O., Bakare, M.K., Adewale, I.O., Olutiola, P.O., Omoboye O.O., (2017). Optimized production and characterization of thermostable invertase from Aspergillus niger IBK1, using pineapple peel as alternate substrate. Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology,, 9, 218-223

 

Oyedeji O, Taiwo FO, Ayinde FO, Ajayi OS, Oziegbe M, Kelani MT,Adewole AH(2014). In vitro Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Analysis of Gallic Acid from the Leaves of Ludwigia abyssinica A. Rich. European Journal of Medicinal Plants, 4(9): 1098-1112.

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Dr. S. M. Adeyemo

Adeyemo SM, Onilude AA (2015). Plasmid Curing and Its Effect on the Growth and Physiological Characteristics of Lactobacillus plantarum Isolated from Fermented Cereals, Journal of Microbiology Research, 5 (1): 11-22.

 

Adeyemo SM, Onilude AA. (2014). Reduction of oligosaccharide content of soybeans by the action of Lactobacillus plantarum isolated from fermented cereals. African Journal of Biotechnology, 13(37), 3790-3796.

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Mr. O.O Omoboye

 

Oyedeji,O., Bakare, M.K., Adewale, I.O., Olutiola, P.O.,Omoboye O.O., (2017). Optimized production and characterization of thermostable invertase from
Omoboye O.O., Bakare, M.K., Adewale, I. O., Oyedeji,O. (2014).Molecular identification and amylolytic potential of a thermophilic bacteria species from refuse dump in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. International Journal of Biological Research, 2 (2),134-139. 

 

Mr. E. O.Abioye 

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Akinpelu DA, Abioye EO, Aiyegoro OA, Akinpelu FO, Okoh AI (2014). Evaluation of Antibacterial and Antifungal Properties of Alchornea laxiflora (Benth). Pax & Hoffman Evidence-Based complimentary and alternative Medicine. Article ID 684839.

 

Abioye EO, Akinpelu DA, Aiyegoro OA, Adegboye MF, Oni MO, Okoh AI (2014). Preliminary  Phytochemical Screening and Antibacterial Properties of Crude Stem Bark Extracts and Fractions of Parkia biglobosa (Jacq.). Molecules, 18:8485-8499.

Mr. O. A. Aregbesola 

Aregbesola OA., Omafuvbe BO (2014). Production of Aspergillus Niger Biomass from Aqueous Extract of Brewer's Spent Grain. Ife Journal of Science 16 (3) :  527-532.

 

Oluduro AO, Aregbesola OA, Fashina CD (2014). Extended Spectrum Beta- Lactamase Producing Uropathogenic Escherichia coli in Pregnant Women Diagnosed With Urinary Tract Infections in South-Western Nigeria. Journal of Molecular Biology Research, 4: 34-41.

Mrs. Bamigbade O. Ololade

Ogunsade OO, Bakare MK, Adewale IO (2015). Purification and Characterization of Bioflocculant produced by Bacillus amyloliquefaciens ABL 19 Isolated from Adeti Stream, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria. Nature and Science, 13(2) : 54-64

 

 

 

POSTGRADUATE ORAL EXAMINATION CONCLUDED


Masters


BAMIDELE Kafayat Funmi (SCP15/16/H/2288): Assessment of the Nutritional Quality of Fermented Smoked Cassava (Pupuru) Produced through Starter-Induced Lactic Acid Bacteria
Supervisor: Dr (Mrs.) S.M. Adeyemo

 

ABIMBOLA Olufemi Gabriel (SCP15/16/H/5017): Assessment of the Nutritional Quality of Locally Produced Weaning Blend of Fermented Cereals (Yellow maize and Sorghum) and Legume (Bambara groundnut)
Supervisor: Dr (Mrs.) S.M. Adeyemo

 

OKODUGHA Ese Louisa (SCP13/14/H/0646):Purificatioion of Cellulase from Aegerita Webberi Isolated from Decaying Orange Fruits
Supervisor: Dr K.O. Awojobi

 

OKE Oluwatoyin (SCP13/14/H/0639): Effects of Dietary Modifications on Bacterial Dynamics and Antibiogram of Rumen Content from West African Dwarf Sheep.
Supervisor: Dr. (Mrs.) M.A. Bisi-Johnson

 

PhD


OYEDEJI Olaoluwa (SCP13/14/H/2009): Production, Purification and Characterization of Sucrase from Aspergillus spp Isolated from Decaying Orange (Citrus sinensis linn) Fruits. Supervisor: Professor A. O. Oluduro


THONDA Abike Oluwakemi (SCP12/13/R/0064): Effects of Selected Host, Bacterial and Environmental Factors on Outcome of Clean Orthopaedic Wounds in Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ife, Nigeria.
Supervisor: Professor (Mrs.) A. O. Oluduro


 

FASHINA Christina Dunah (SCP15/16/H/5017): Studies on Animal and Non-Animal Sources of Escherichia coli in Ile-Ife and Environs. Osun State
Supervisor: Professor G.O Babalola

 

OLUDARE Temitope Osuntokun (SCP13/14/H/2006): Investigation of Phytochemical Constituents and Antimicrobial Activities of Spondias mombian (Linn)
Supervisor: Professor A. O. Oluduro


 

AWOJOBI Kehinde Olusayo (SCP03/04/H/1332): Studies on cellulolytic enzymes produced by Trichoderma species associated with decaying plant materials in a farmland at Obafemi Awolowo University Campus
Supervisor: Professor P.O. Olutiola

 

ADEJUWON Adekunle Odunayo (SCP08/09/H/2286): Studies on alpha-amylases produced by selected fungi associated with deterioration of bread
Supervisor: Professor P.O. Olutiola/Dr A.O. Oluduro


ATTAH Titi Olubunmi (SCP13/13/H/2462): Effects of Selected Host, Bacterial and Environmental Factors on Outcome of Clean Orthopaedic Wounds in Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ife, Nigeria.
Supervisor: Professor Akonai

 

 

 

 

LIST OF POSTGRADUATE SUPERVISORS AND STUDENTS

 

 

 

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Linkages

 

1. Professor G.O. Babalola in collaboration with:

- Professor Anthony Okoh, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Fort-Hare, South Africa.

- Dr Oliver Preisig, Executive Director, INQABA Biotechnical Industries Limited, South Africa.

 

2. Professor D.A. Akinpelu in collaboration with:

- Professor Anthony Okoh, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Fort-Hare, South Africa

- Dr O. A. Aiyegoro, Agricultural Research Institute, Irene, Pretoria, SA.

 

 

3. Professor A.O. Shittu in collaboration with:

- Dr Ulrich Nbel, National Reference Laboratory on Staphylococci, Germany.

- Professor Gay Elisha, Division of Medical Microbiology, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

- Dr Takashi Sasaki, Laboratory of Bacterial Genomics, Pathogen Genomics Centre, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan.

- Professor Mathias Herrmann, Institut f?r Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Hygiene, Universit?t des Saarlandes, Germany.

 

4. Dr (Mrs). Mary A. Bisi-Johnson in collaboration with:

-Dr Oliver Preisig, Executive Director, INQABA Biotechnical Industries Limited, South Africa.

-Prof. Toshio Hattori, Department of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.

-Prof. J.N. Eloff, Department of Phytomedicine and Paraclinical sciences, Universitiet Van Pretoria.

-Dr. S.O. Oluwafemi, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, South Africa.