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Elizabeth Bosede Bolajoko

Country of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, Ibadan General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
PhD Fellowship Alumna
Academic Background


1999 Undergraduate Chemical Sciences
2002 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
2012 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

OS has been implicated in aetiology/progression of diabetic and its complications. The study will assess levels of LPO and 8-OHdG as well as activities of SOD and GPx in Type 2 diabetes and diabetic foot ulcer subjects at baseline and 14 weeks of supplementation with Se, Vitamins C and E.

Publications resulting from Research: 

Bolajoko, E.B., Mossanda, K.S., Adeniyi, F.A., Akinosun, O., Fasanmade, A. and Moropane, M. (2008). Antioxidant and oxidative stress status in type 2 diabetes and diabetic foot ulcer. South African Medical Journal Vol. 98. No. 8: 614-617.

Bolajoko, E.B., Akinosun, O., Anetor, J., Fasanmade, A., Adedapo, A., Iyun, A. and Mossanda, K.S. (2012). Ameliorative Role of Antioxidant Micronutrients: Selenium, Vitamins C and E on Oxidative Stress and Wound Healing in Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Foot Ulcer in Ibadan. Institute of Integrative Omics and Applied Biotechnology (IIOAB) Journal Vol. 3. No. 4: 1-5.

Micronutrient status and its effect on glycaemic indices in type 2 diabetics with foot ulcer in Ibadan, Nigeria. African Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences Vol. 45. No. 1: 83-90.

Bolajoko, E.B., Akinosun, O.M., Anetor, J.I. and Mossanda K.S. (2017). Relationship between selected micronutrient deficiencies and oxidative stress biomarkers in diabetes mellitus patients with foot ulcers in Ibadan, Nigeria. Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences Vol. 47: 1117-1123.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
I am currently employed as a lecturer and researcher at the Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan. I teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship awarded 2002

PHD Graduation 2012

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