Dr. Olarewaju  Michael Oluba

Dr. Olarewaju Michael Oluba

Senior Lecturer
Landmark University, Nigeria


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Biochemistry from University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria

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Area of Interest:

Biomedical Sciences
100%
Biochemical Toxicology
62%
Toxicology of Reproduction
90%
Biocatalysis
75%
Biochemical
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Oluba, O.M., F.D. Adebiyi, A.A. Dada, A.A. Ajayi, K.E. Adebisi, S.J. Josiah and A.A. Odutuga, 2018. Effects of Talinum triangulare leaf flavonoid extract on streptozotocin‐induced hyperglycemia and associated complications in rats. Food Sci. Nutr. 10.1002/fsn3.765.
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  2. Oluba, O.M., A.B. Oredokun‐Lache and A.A. Odutuga, 2018. Effect of vitamin A biofortification on the nutritional composition of cassava flour (gari) and evaluation of its glycemic index in healthy adults. J. Food Biochem., Vol. 42. 10.1111/jfbc.12450.
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  3. Oluba, O.M. and A.B. Oredokun‐Lache, 2018. Nutritional composition and glycemic index analyses of vitamin A‐biofortified maize in healthy subjects. Food Sci. Nutr., 6: 2285-2292.
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  4. Akpor, O.B., E.D. Jemirieyigbe and O.M. Oluba, 2018. Comparative decolouration of crystal violet dye using chicken feather fibre, chemical oxidation and bacterial cells. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 11: 246-253.
  5. Akpor, O.B. and O.M. Oluba, 2018. Potential of leaf decoctions in germinability improvement and protection against fungal pathogens on Abelmoschus esculentus. Plant Pathol. J. .
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  6. Oluba, O.M., S.J. Josiah, K.E. Adebisi, S.I. Ojeaburu and E.C. Onyeneke, 2017. Antiplasmodial and antioxidant activities of chloroform extract of Ganoderma lucidum fruit body in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice. Oriental Pharm. Exp. Med., 17: 389-395.
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  7. Oluba, O.M., G.O. Eidangbe, K.E. Adebisi, A.A. Odutuga and E.C. Onyeneke, 2016. In vivo evaluation of antimalarial and cytotoxic properties of crude aqueous extract of the fruiting body of medicinal mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum (W. Curt.: Fr.) P. Karst in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice. J. Immunol. Techniques Infect. Dis., Vol. 2. 10.4172/2329-9541.1000116.
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  8. Oluba, O.M., S.J. Josiah and B.S. Fagbohunka, 2014. Effect of Oryctes rhinoceros larva oil supplementation on serum lipid profile and inflammatory markers in mice fed a cholesterol-based diet. Curr. Res.: Cardiol., 1: 79-83.
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  9. Oluba, O.M., K.E. Adebisi, G.O. Eidangbe, A.A. Odutuga and E.C. Onyeneke, 2014. Modulatory effect of crude aqueous extract of lingzhi or reishi medicinal mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum (Higher Basidiomycetes), on hematological and antioxidant indices in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice. Int. J. Med. Mushrooms, 16: 499-506.
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  10. Eidangbe, G.O., O.M. Oluba, S.J. Josiah, A.S. Adekunle and E.C. Onyeneke, 2014. Nutritional and antinutritional composition analyses and toxicity assessment of Ganoderma lucidum (W. Curt.: Fr.) P. Karst. in mice. Indian J. Novel Drug Delivery, 6: 334-340.
  11. Bamisaye, F.A., A.A. Odutuga, J.B. Minari, J.O. Dairo, J.S. Fagbohunka and O.M. Oluba, 2013. Phytochemical constituents and antidiarrhoeal effects of the aqueous extract of Terminalia superba leaves on Wistar rats. Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 7: 848-851.
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  12. Bamisaye, F.A., A.A. Odutuga, J.A. Minari, J.O. Dairo, O.M. Oluba and L.J. Babatola, 2013. Evaluation of hypoglycemic and toxicological effects of leaf extracts of Morinda lucida in hyperglycemic albino rats. Int. Res. J. Biochem. Bioinform., 3: 37-43.
  13. Oluba, O.M., A.O. Olusola, G.O. Eidangbe, L.J. Babatola and E.C. Onyeneke, 2012. Modulation of lipoprotein cholesterol levels in Plasmodium berghei malarial infection by crude aqueous extract of Ganoderma lucidum. Cholesterol, Vol. 2012. 10.1155/2012/536396.
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  14. Oluba, O.M., A.O. Olusola, B.S. Fagbohunka and E.C. Onyeneke, 2012. Antimalarial and hepatoprotective effects of crude ethanolic extract of lingzhi or reishi medicinal mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum (W. Curt.: Fr.) P. Karst.(Higher Basidiomycetes), in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice. Int. J. Med. Mushrooms, 14: 459-466.
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  15. Olarewaju, M.O., F.A. Bamisaye, G.O. Eidangbe and C.O. Ojieh, 2012. Cardioprotective effect of Citullus lanatus (Egusi Mellon) seed oil in rats fed a high cholesterol diet. JJST., 2: 40-46.
  16. Iyamu, A., J. Anionye, E. Onyeneke, O. Oluba, O. Oyakhire and O. Aigbe, 2012. Disease-age correlated study of some patients with solitary hypertension attending central hospital, Benin city, Nigeria. Am. J. Biochem., 2: 11-15.
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  17. Oluba, O.M., F.A. Bamisaye, A.O. Olusola, A.O. Iyamu and G.O. Eidangbe, 2011. Effect of soy protein supplementation on hepatic lipid profile in rats fed a cholesterol-based diet. Int. Rev. Biophys. Chem., 2: 165-168.
  18. Oluba, O.M., E.C. Onyeneke, B.O. Idonije and G.O. Eidangbe, 2011. Effect of soy protein on monosodium glutamate (MSG)-induced obesity in rats. Asian J. Phar. Biol. Res., 1: 8-14.
  19. Iyamu, O.A., O.M. Oluba, C.E. Onyeneke, C.J. Anionye, O.M. Oyakhire and O. Aigbe, 2011. Comparison of oxidative status among subjects of different age groups. Adv. Lab. Med. Int., 1: 32-39.
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  20. Idonije, B.O., O.M. Oluba, O.O. Festus and H.O. Otamere, 2011. Serum chromium and iron levels in pregnant women attending a Nigerian Teaching hospital in relation to gestational diabetes. Asian J. Pharm. Biol. Res., 1: 158-162.
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  21. Idonije, B.O., O. Festus and O.M. Oluba, 2011. Plasma glucose, creatinine and urea levels in type 2 diabetic patients attending a Nigerian teaching hospital. Res. J. Med. Sci., 5: 1-3.
  22. Idonije, B.O., E.O. Nwoke, O. Festus and O.M. Oluba, 2011. Plasma concentrations of kidney function indicators in malaria patients in Ekpoma, South-South Nigeria. Int. J. Trop. Med., 6: 4-7.
  23. Oluba, O.M., G.O. Eidangbe, G.C. Ojieh and B.I. AndIdonije, 2010. Palm oil and egusi melon oil lower serum and liver lipid profile and improve antioxidant activity in rats fed a high fat diet. Int. J. Med. Med. Sci., 3: 47-51.
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  24. Oluba, O.M., E.C. Onyeneke, G.C. Ojieh, B.O. Idonije and T.I. Ojiezeh, 2010. Hepatoprotective potential of aqueous extract of Ganoderma lucidum against carbon tetrachloride intoxication in rats. Der Pharm. Lett., 2: 432-439.
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  25. Oluba, O.M., E.C. Onyeneke, G.C. Ojieh and B.O. Idonije, 2010. Evaluation of the hypoglycemic effect of aqueous extract of Ganoderma lucidum on STZ-induced diabetic wistar rats. Ann. Biol. Res., 1: 41-49.
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  26. Ologundudu, A., A.O. Ologundudu, O.M. Oluba, I.O. Omotuyi and F.O. Obi, 2010. Effect of Hibiscus sabdariffa anthocyanins on 2, 4-dinitrophenylhydrazine-induced tissue damage in rabbits. J. Toxicol. Environ. Health Sci., 2: 1-6.
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  27. Ojieh, G.C., G.O. Eidangbe and O.M. Oluba, 2010. Effect of egusi melon oil on lecithin: Cholesterol acyltransferase activity in rats fed a cholesterol diet. Afr. J. Biochem. Res., 4: 1-5.
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  28. Adeyemi, O., G.S. Adenitire, O.B. Oloyede, A.T. Oladiji and O.M. Oluba et al., 2010. Biochemical assessment of lead, phenol and benzene-contaminated water on the heart and blood of Albino rats. Toxicol. Environ. Chem., 92: 1347-1356.
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  29. Adeboye, S., A. Ogundajo, O. Ajayi and O.M. Oluba, 2010. Archachatina marginata haemolymph potentiates hypoglycemic effect by mimicking insulin in Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat. J. Pharm. Res. Int., 18: 1-8.
  30. Oluba, O.M., E.C. Onyeneke, G.C. Ojieh and G.O. Eidangbe, 2009. Effect of soy protein on selected enzymes in some tissues of rats fed a cholesterol diet. Int. J. Med. Med. Sci., 1: 400-406.
  31. Ojieh, G.C., O.M. Oluba, G.O. Erifeta and G.O. Eidangbe, 2009. Effect of aqueous root extract of Treculia africana on haemoglobin glycosylation and plasma lipid per oxidation in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rabbits. Int. J. Plant Physiol. Biochem., 1: 5-8.
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  32. Ojieh, G.C., G.O. Idokpesi, G.O. Eidangbe, K. Omage and O.M. Oluba, 2009. Hydrogenation impairs the hypocholesterolemic and antioxidant potentials of palm oil in rats. Int. J. Phys. Sci., 9: 490-496.
  33. Adeyemi, O., J.O. Ajayi, A.M. Olajuyin, O.B. Oloyede and A.T. Oladiji et al., 2009. Toxicological evaluation of the effect of water contaminated with lead, phenol and benzene on liver, kidney and colon of Albino rats. Food Chem. Toxicol., 47: 885-887.
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  34. Oluba, O.M., Y.R. Ogunlowo, G.C. Ojieh, K.E. Adebisi, G.O. Eidangbe and I.O. Isiosio, 2008. Physicochemical properties and fatty acid composition of Citrullus lanatus (Egusi Melon) seed oil. J. Biol. Sci., 8: 814-817.
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  35. Oluba, O.M., O. Adeyemi, G.C. Ojieh, K.E. Adebisi, I.O. Isiosio and C.O. Aboluwoye, 2008. Effects of dietary cholesterol on some serum enzymes. J. Medical Sci., 8: 390-394.
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  36. Oluba, O.M., O. Adeyemi, G.C. Ojieh, C.O. Aboluwoye and G.O. Eidangbe, 2008. Comparative effect of soybean oil and palm oil on serum lipids and some serum enzymes in cholesterol-fed rats. Eur. J. Sci. Res., 23: 559-566.
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  37. Onyeneke, E.C., O.M. Oluba, S.I. Ojeaburu, O. Adeyemi, G.E. Eriyamremu, K.E. Adebisi and O. Adeyemi, 2007. Effect of soy protein on serum lipid profile and some lipid-metabolizing enzymes in cholesterol fed rats. Afr. J. Biotech., 6: 2267-2273.
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  38. Onyeneke, E.C., K.E. Adebisi, G.E. Eriyamremu, S.I. Ojeaburu, S.O. Asagba and O.M. Oluba, 2007. Effect of lipid-based diet on some lipid-metabolizing enzymes. J. Med. Sci., 7: 1283-1289.
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