Okezie Emmanuel, B. Sc., M.Sc., RSPH - Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University - Lecturer

Okezie Emmanuel

B. Sc., M.Sc., RSPH

Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University

Lecturer

Uturu, Abia | Nigeria

Main Specialties: Hematology, Medical Toxicology, Pharmacology, Public Health

Additional Specialties: Biochemistry

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Okezie Emmanuel, B. Sc., M.Sc., RSPH - Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University - Lecturer

Okezie Emmanuel

B. Sc., M.Sc., RSPH

Introduction

EMMANUEL Okezie is a dedicated and hardworking Biochemist with demonstrated professional skills in nutrition, nutrigenomics, biomedical research, water analysis, rapid detection of microbes in foods, its molecular mechanisms, microsatellite instability of food samples and toxicology. He has over four (4) years experiences in the different aspects of Biochemistry including Nutrition, Medical, Pharmaceutical, and Industrial.

His keen interest and enthusiasm for academicism made him finished with First Class honours in Biochemistry, topped his class and emerged as the overall University best, Faculty and Departmental best graduating student out of 4,447 students in 2014/2015 graduating set of Abia State University Uturu. These awards earned him an automatic employment into academia as a lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry.

In 2019, he was awarded the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship to complete a masters taught program tenable at University of Reading, United Kingdom.

He has also basic medical laboratory skills in the areas of haematology, serology, microbiology, computer appreciation and statistical software applications. These skills have increased his potential to fit effortlessly in any form of research and study. He is currently researching on Toxicological activities of Nigerian’s herbs and polyherbal decoctions, effects of quarrying mining activities on edible and medicinal plants with the view of identifying their toxicological potentials.

Primary Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University - Uturu, Abia , Nigeria

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Education

Sep 2020
University of Reading
M.Sc.
Sep 2015
Abia State University Uturu
B.Sc. Biochemistry
First Class Honours

Experience

Aug 2019
Overall best graduating student
Graduand
University, Faculty and Departmental Best Student Abia State University Uturu.
Jul 2019
TETFund Institution Base Research
Co-Researcher
The title of the research grant: Wound Healing Activity, Anti-inflammatory Effect and Toxicity of Aqueous Extract of Musa paradisiaca Stem and Cucarbita pepo Leaf in Rats
Jul 2019
Commonwealth Scholarship
Sponsored Student
I was awarded the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship to study at University of Reading, United Kingdom

Publications

2Publications

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Safety Evaluation of an Aqueous Extract of Termitomyces robustus (Agaricomycetes) in Wistar Rats.

Int J Med Mushrooms 2019 ;21(2):193-203

Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University, Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1615/IntJMedMushrooms.2018029737DOI Listing
June 2019
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Evaluation of the safety of oral intake of aqueous extract of Stigma maydis (corn silk) in rats.

Acta Sci Pol Technol Aliment 2018 Oct-Dec;17(4):387-397

Department of Biochemistry, Abia State University, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17306/J.AFS.0601DOI Listing
May 2019
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Eziuche A Ugbogu
Eziuche A Ugbogu

Heriot-Watt University

1
Chikezie Uche-Ikonne
Chikezie Uche-Ikonne

Federal Medical Centre

1
Jennifer Nnaemeka
Jennifer Nnaemeka

Abia State University

1
Ozioma Onyero
Ozioma Onyero

Abia State University

1
Emmanuel Iroha Akubugwo
Emmanuel Iroha Akubugwo

Abia State University

1
Victor Chibueze Ude
Victor Chibueze Ude

College of Medicine Enugu State University of Science and Technology

1
Nduka Ozoji Okomba
Nduka Ozoji Okomba

Abia State University

1
Cynthia Ibe
Cynthia Ibe

Abia State University

1