Isiaka A. Ogunwande

Lagos State University, Nigeria 0000-0002-5423-887X

Isiaka A. Ogunwande, a Nigerian, obtained B.S. degree (chemistry, OAU, Ile-Ife, Nigeria), M.S. degree (organic chemistry, Ibadan, Nigeria), Ph.D. degree (organic chemistry, Ibadan, Nigeria), Postdoctoral Fellow at the Natural Product Chemistry, Institute of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 2004-2006; Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) South‐South Fellowship, International Centre for Chemical Sciences, University of Karachi, Pakistan, January‐March 2002; Chinese Academy of Sciences and Third World Academy of Sciences (CAS‐TWAS) Visiting Scholars Fellowship award to the Kunming Institute of Botany, State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources, Yunnan, China, 2010; Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Lagos State University, Nigeria. His research areas include (i) Identification, purification, and structural elucidation of potential bioactive compounds in plant materials that may be of importance for the promotion of health; (ii) isolation of volatiles from plant sources by conventional methods and characterization of their aroma and flavor constituents; (iii) evaluation of the pharmacological potentials of plant materials and implementation of in vitro and in vivo assays for bioassay‐guided fractionation of plant extracts for assessment of IC50, LD50, and ED50 values of isolated compounds; (iv) evaluation of the level of contaminants in plants and animal species, as well as consumable products.

Biography Updated on 6 April 2014

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