Dr. Arhyel Gana  Balami
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Dr. Arhyel Gana Balami

Senior Lecturer
University of Maiduguri, Nigeria


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Avian Medicine from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

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Area of Interest:

Poultry Science
100%
Veterinary Medicine
62%
Poultry Viral Diseases
90%
Animal Health
75%
Ethno Veterinary
55%

Research Publications in Numbers

Books
0
Chapters
0
Articles
0
Abstracts
0

Selected Publications

  1. Patrobas, M.N., O.O. Okubanjo, I.A. Lawal, C.A. Kudi, A.G. Balami and H.I. Dunka, 2018. Occurrence of parasite eggs and oocysts in commonly consumed vegetables collected from selected markets in Zaria, Kaduna State Nigeria. Sokoto J. Vet. Sci., 16: 79-85.
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  2. Makeri, A.J., A.G. Balami, H.K. Madu, E.G. Haruna, M. Bello and C.A. Kudi, 2018. Seroprevalence of mycobacterium bovis in cattle and wildlife in Yankari game reserve, Bauchi State, Nigeria. Sokoto J. Vet. Sci., 16: 30-35.
  3. Gana, B.A., N.J. James, G.J. Joseph, E.S. James and C.M. Adam et al., 2018. Haematological parameters of broilers fed Moringa oleifera leaf supplemented feed following challenge with a very virulent infectious bursal disease virus. J. World Poult. Res., 8: 8-17.
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  4. Gadzama, J.J., B.A. Gana, M.A. Chiroma, S. Adamu and H. Abdulsalam et al., 2018. Some plasma biochemical changes in layers experimentally infection with Pasteurella multocida. Afr. J. Cell. Pathol., 10: 33-39.
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  5. Enam, S.J., S.B. Oladele, A.A. James, A.G. Balami, S.Y. Idris and P.A. Abdu, 2018. Serum biochemical values of some species of apparently healthy free-living wild birds in Zaria, Nigeria. Comp. Clin. Pathol., 27: 477-481.
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  6. Chiroma, M.A., S. Adamu, J.J. Gadzama, K.A.N. Esievo and A. Hassan et al., 2018. Determination of egg production and weight in layers experimentally infected with Salmonella gallinarum. Afr. J. Cell. Pathol., 9: 10-15.
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  7. Chiroma M.A., S. Adamu, J.J. Gadzama, K.A.N. Esievo and H. Abdulsalam et al., 2018. Calcium metabolism-related hormonal changes in layers experimentally infected with Salmonella gallinarum. Comp. Clin. Pathol., 27: 1043-1049.
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  8. Balami, A.G., S.J. Enam, A.G. Sule, M.N. Patrobas and P.A. Abdu et al., 2018. The relationship between feed conversion ratio, feed intake and body weight gain of broilers fed Moringa oleifera leaf supplemented feed following challenged with very virulent infectious bursal disease virus. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 6: 227-233.
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  9. Balami, A.G., P.A. Abdu, A.M. Wakawa, T. Aluwong, S.B. Oladele and S.J. Enam, 2018. Humoral immune response of broilers fed with Moringa oleifera supplemented feed and vaccinated with an inactivated infectious bursal disease vaccine. Afr. J. Biomed. Res., 21: 57-60.
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  10. Balami, A.G., J.J. Ndahi, J.J. Gadzama, S.J. Enam and M.A. Chiroma et al., 2018. Effect of Moringa oleifera feed supplementation on the serum biochemical profile of broilers challenged with very virulent infectious bursal disease virus. J. Adv. Vet. Anim. Res., 5: 155-165.
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  11. Ndahi, J.J., A.G. Balami and J.A. Ameh, 2017. Phytochemical evaluation of aqueous, ethanolic and n-butanolic extract of neem leaf (Azadirachta Indica) and its medicinal value. Nig. J. Exp. Applied Biol., 18: 63-65.
  12. Enam, S.J., S.B. Oladele, S.Y. Idris, A.G. Balami, P.A. Abdu, J.J. Gadzama and O. Orakpoghenor, 2017. Comparative haematology of some species of apparently healthy free-living wild birds in Zaria, Nigeria. Afr. J. Cell. Pathol., 9: 35-40.
  13. Billy, I.L.A., A.G. Balami, A.K. Sackey, L.B. Tekdek, S.N. Sa’idu and S.O. Okaiyeto, 2017. Sero-prevalence of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia in three senatorial district of kaduna state, Nigeria using latex agglutination test. World Vet. J., 7: 65-73.
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  14. Adamu, H.U., A.G. Balami and P.A. Abdu, 2017. Avian influenza, Gumboro and Newcastle disease antibodies and antigens in apparently healthy wild birds in Kano Metropolis, Nigeria. Nig. Vet. J., 38: 69-77.
  15. Adam, C.M., A. Sani, G.J. John, E.K.A. Nelson and A. Hassan et al., 2017. Some plasma biochemical changes in layers experimentally infected with Salmonella gallinarum. Afr. J. Cell. Pathol., 9: 66-72.
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  16. Lawal, J.R., A.G. Balami, A.M. Bello, Y. Wakil and S.Y. Balami et al., 2016. Oral vaccination of chickens against infectious bursal disease (IBD) using parboiled rice as vaccine vehicle. Pyrex J. Vet. Med. Anim. Sci., 1: 1-6.
  17. Balami, A.G., P.A. Abdu, A.M. Wakawa and T. Aluwong, 2016. The effect of very virulent infectious bursal disease virus on immune organs of broilers fed Moringa oleifera supplemented feed. World Vet. J., 6: 95-100.
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  18. Balami, A.G., P.A. Abdu, A.M. Wakawa and T. Aluwong, 2016. Evaluating the nutritional and therapeutic values of Moringa oleifera leaf supplementation in poultry feeds. Sahel J. Vet. Sci., 15: 113-120.
  19. Mshelia, C.P., J.B. Adeyanju, A.A. Abubakar, A.S. Yakubu and A. Jibril et al., 2015. Severe gastric impaction in an 8-Year-old Nigerian local dog. Sokoto J. Vet. Sci., 13: 57-60.
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  20. Modupe, L.O., S. Lawal, A. Paul, O. Sunday, D. Yakubu and B. Arhyel, 2015. Comparison of immunochromatographic assay and haemagglutination inhibition test in the detection of the presence of newcastle disease virus antibodies in commercial chickens. World's Vet. J., 5: 7-12.
  21. Billy, I.L., A.G. Balami, A.K.B. Sackey, L.B. Tekdek and S.O. Okaiyeto, 2015. Awareness, knowledge and practices of pastoralists towards contagious bovine pleuro pneumonia in Kaduna State, Nigeria. J. Vet. Med. Anim. Health, 7: 296-301.
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  22. Balami, A.G., M. Mustapha, J.J. Ndahi, J.J. Gadzama and P.C. Mshelia, 2015. Impact of avian influenza outbreaks on stakeholders in the poultry industry in Jos, Plateau state, Nigeria. Int. J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 13-17.
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  23. Garba, S.A., A.P. Ayuba, I. Ajogi, U. Umoh Jarlath and B. Aryhel, 2014. An assessment of village chicken management practices in Yobe state, Nigeria. World Rural Observation, 6: 6-11.
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  24. Bukar-Kolo, Y.M., H.A. Grema, K.A. Sanda, A.G. Balami, B.G. Gambo, Y.B. Majama and M. Jenye, 2014. Morphologic and morphometric features of domestic cats native to maiduguri semi arid region of north eastern Nigeria. Sahel J. Vet. Sci., 13: 7-11.
  25. Bukar-Kolo, Y.M., B.A. Gana, Y.A. Geidam, W.M. Abubakar and S. Istifanus, 2014. A survey of blood types of the domestic cat (Felis catus) in Maiduguri, north-eastern Nigeria. J. Vet. Sci. Technol., Vol. 5. 10.4172/2157-7579.1000152.
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  26. Balami, A.G., P.A. Abdu, G.S. Bawa and A. Assam, 2014. Evidence of antibodies to H5 subtype avian influenza virus in commercial layer farms in Jos, Nigeria. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 524-529.
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  27. Balami, A.G., J.J. Ndahi, A.U. Zaifada, M. Mustapha, D.J. Jarafu, N.T. Asogwa and S. Hajara, 2014. A retrospective study of poultry diseases diagnosed in Maiduguri, North-East, Nigeria. Poult. Fish. Wildlife Sci., Vol. 2. 10.4172/2375-446X.1000113.
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  28. Maurice, N.A., S.Y. Wungak, B.A. Gana, M.B. Nanven and E.O. Ngbede et al., 2013. Seroprevalence of bovine brucellosis in Northern Plateau State, North Central Nigeria. Asian Pac. J. Trop. Dis., 3: 337-340.
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  29. Wungak, Y.S., M.K.F. Aworh, N.A. Maurice, A.G. Balami, A. Danmarwa and H.D. Danthe, 2011. Serological survey of antibodies against Brucella abortus in cattle in Jos-South local government area. Vom J. Vet. Sci., 8: 39-42.