Research Visitors

Hamidu Suleiman Kwairanga

Study level: PhD

Host: Ahmadu Bello University

Duration of visit: Two (2) Months

Project title: Effects of black seed oil on cell cognition and death in drosophila melanogaster exposed to lead

Project supervisor: Prof. W. O Hamman, Dr S. A Musa and Prof. Jamilu Ya’u 

Muhammad Maimadu Barma

Study level: M.Sc

Host: University of Maiduguri

Duration of visit: One Month

Project title: Serological and Molecular Detection of Rubella Virus mong pregnant women attending antenatal at Yobe state specialist hospital Damaturu, Yobe State Nigeria

Project supervisor: Prof. Mustapha B. Abubakar and Dr. Mustafa A. Isa

Prof Hamman
Mahmood Usman

Study level: PhD

Host: Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria

Duration of visit: Two (2) Months

Project title: Neurotoxic effects of mosquito coil smoke exposure on histomorphology of the hippocampus and cognitive activities in young Wistar rats

Project supervisor (s): Prof. W. O. Hamman, Department of Human Anatomy, Faculty Basic Medical Science, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Dr. J. A. Timbuak, Department of Human Anatomy, Faculty Basic Medical Science, Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano. Dr. A. A. Sadeeq, Department of Human Anatomy, Faculty Basic Medical Science, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. and Dr. Mahmoud Bukar Maina, School of Life Science, University Sussex, UK.

Hajara Abubakar Sadiq

Study level: PhD

Host: Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria

Duration of visit: Three (3) Months

Project title: Evaluation of the role of 2-hydroxychalcones against Paclitaxel-induced Peripheral Neuropathy in Drosophila Melanogaster (Harwich Strain).

Project supervisor (s): Dr. Maryam Baraka Akor-Dewu, Department of Human Physiology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences Ahmadu Bello University Zaria; Dr Ibrahim Bako Gaya,Department of Human Physiology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences Ahmadu Bello University Zaria; Prof Jamilu Ya’u, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

Royhaan Folarin

Study level: PhD

Host: Group for Biopsychiatry Research and Innovative Neuroscience (G-BRaIN), Department of Anatomy, Olabisi Onabanjo University

Duration of visit: One Month

Project title: Assessment of the effect of a natural therapeutic compound on amyloid fibrilization and endogenous Tau expression in dGAE and SH-SY5Y cell models of Alzheimer’s disease 

Project supervisor: Dr Royhaan Folarin

Imam Moyosoreoluwa Hafsat

Study level: M.Sc

Host: Group for Biopsychiatry Research and Innovative Neuroscience (G-BRaIN), Department of Anatomy, Olabisi Onabanjo University

Duration of visit: One Month

Project title: Assessment of the effect of a natural therapeutic compound on amyloid fibrilization and endogenous Tau expression in dGAE and SH-SY5Y cell models of Alzheimer’s disease 

Project supervisorDr Royhaan Folarin

Abbas Nasidi

Study level: M.Sc

Host: Ahmadu Bello University Zaria

Duration of visit: Six (6) Weeks

Project title: Evaluating the therapeutic potential of cannabidiol in alleviating behavioral and morphological changes in transgenic fruit fly model of Alzheimer’s disease.

Project supervisor: Prof Uduak E. Umana