Opeyemi AyodeleCountry of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, Ibafo General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Degrees2004 Master Biological Systems and Organisms2000 Undergraduate Biological Systems and Organisms
Current Research Activities
Biological Systems and Organisms
Study of effects of Crassocephalum crepidioides leaves on blood coagulation in healthy and diabetic human blood, and also the modulatory effect of the plant extract and fractions on blood coagulation and lipid profile in experimental rats. Identification and isolation of phytochemicals in C. crepidioides by GC-MS. Toxicological safety and weight reduction effect of Bifidobacterium adolenscentis CH2 in female albino rats
Publications resulting from Research:
1. Opeyemi Oluwayemisi Ayodele, Funmilayo Dorcas Onajobi, Omolaja Osoniyi (2019). In vitro anticoagulant effect of Crassocephalum crepidioides leaf methanol extract and fractions on human blood. Journal of Experimental pharmacology, 11, 99-107.
2. Ehiwuogu-Onyibe Joy, Ayodele Opeyemi, Mordi James and Elemo Gloria (2019). Toxicological safety and weight reduction effect of Bifidobacterium adolenscentis CH2 in female albino rats. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 13(10), 195-205.
3. Amah, G.H., Ehichioya, E.D., Ayodele, O.O., Adetona, M.O., Ananaba E.D. & Fakunle, V.O. (2016). Bioavailability of Selected Dietary Elements in a locally formulated complementary food. Journal of Applied chemistry, 9(11), 12-17.
4. Farombi, E.O., Ige, O.O. (2007). Hypolipidemic and Antioxidant Effects of Ethanolic extract from dried calyx of Hibiscus sabdariffa in Alloxan-induced Diabetic rats. Fundamental &Clinical Pharmacology, 21(6), 601-609.
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:TeachingHigher Education StudyTeaching and Research in Biochemistry and related subject areas at Mountain Top University, Nigeria. Currently rounding up my Ph.D. program at Babcock University, Nigeria
Workshop and Conference Attended2019 Lagos, Nigeria NIMR Humboldt Kolleg; From Basic Sciences to Translation Research.2017 Keystone, Colorado, USA Keystone Symposia on Diabetes
AffiliationsInstitute of Public Analysts of Nigeria
Presentation given2019Modulatory effect of Crassocephalum crepidioides Benth S. Moore leaf methanol extract and fractions on blood coagulation of Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.Lagos, NigeriaEvent: NIMR Humboldt Kolleg
Other AwardsJan 2017Global Travel award by Bill and Melinda Gate foundationScholarship award to attend Keystone Symposia on Diabetes at Keystone, Colorado, USA.