African Journal of Biomedical Research

Current Issue

Vol. 24 No. 3 (2021)
Published September 30, 2021

The African Journal of biomedical Research is conceived as an academic and professional journal covering all fields within the Biomedical Sciences including the allied health fields. Articles from the Physical Sciences and humanities related to the Medical Sciences are also within the scope of the journal. The African Journal of Biomedical Research publishes full-length papers, review articles intended to throw light on recent advances in areas within its scope, short communications, rapid communications and mini-reviews. The journal also carries news on conferences, workshops and products. The guiding principle is consistency.

Original Articles

Abdulrahman A. Alduraywish, Abdulrahman H. Almaeen, Altaf H. Bandy, Umar F. Dar, Nehal S. El-Moukhdem, Rasha L. Etewa, Tarek H. El-Metwally , Abdulaziz Amer Aldosari
319 - 331
Fasting plasma total IGF-1 and bile acids levels correlate with the disease prognostic indices in type 2 diabetic patients: IGF-1 and bile acids in type 2 diabetes
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Benjamin O Emikpe, Shaban Salisu, Foster Kyei , Joseph Awuni, Andrews Danquah, Theophilus Odoom, Moses Teye, Hope Richard Otsyina, Daniel Nana Tawiah-Yingar, Patrick Tetteh Ababio
333 - 338
Is there cross-species transmission to pigs of Avian Influenza virus within poultry farms with previous outbreak of avian influenza : No cross-species transmission to pigs of Avian Influenza virus
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Harashalata Ramdev, Glenda Matthews, Zombuso Dludla, Madhava Naidoo, Nalini Govender
339 - 345
Shear wave ultrasound elastography of the shoulder joint: Gender differences in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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Glory Mbe Egom Nja, Eridiong Ogbonna Onyenweaku, Angela Obugwa Ochugboju, Collins O. Akeremale, Regina Idu Ejemot-Nwadiaro, Mbe Egom Nja
347 - 354
Response probability assessment of sexual enjoyment among Nigerian couples during COVID-19 lockdown
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Erdoo Abigail Igbana, Musibau A Titiloye, Ademola Johnson Ajuwon
355 - 361
Knowledge of Benefits, Attitude To, and Sexual Activities During Pregnancy among Women in a Community In Ibadan, Nigeria
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Prof. Olaide Bamidele Edet, Dr Philip Etabee Macdonald Bassey, Dr Ekpoanwan Esienumoh Esienumoh, Dr Antor Odu Ndep
363 - 369
Attitudes, beliefs and perception of menstruation related socio-cultural practices and menstrual hygiene management among in-school adolescent girls in Cross River State, Nigeria: Adolescents’ menstrual hygiene beliefs and practices
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Hannah Dada-Adegbola, Mr. Fola
371 - 380
Detection of DHA-1-Producing Strains and Other Associated Virulence Factors of Isolates of Klebsiella Pneumoniae from a Nigerian Teaching Hospital
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Halimat Adedeji- Adenola, Manimbulu Nlooto
381 - 389
Development of an Interventional Tool for Direct Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions By Healthcare Users in South Africa
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Akinniyi A. AJE, Adedoyin Osho, Odunola Fakayode, Tobi Fabusuyi
391 - 396
Hepatitis B Knowledge, Attitude and Vaccination among Walk-in Customers in Two Community Pharmacies in Ibadan Metropolis, Nigeria: A Cross Sectional Study.: Hepatitis B Assessment among Community Pharmacies’ Walk-in Customers
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Gbemisola Saibu, Gideon Adeyemo, Oluwatosin Adu, Oluwafemi Oguntibeju, Opeoluwa Oyedeji, Adebola Oyedeji, Vincent Nakin
397 - 402
Proximate and Phytochemical analysis of Solanum nigrum leaf from Lagos, South-West Nigeria.
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Bamidele Iwalokun, Titilola A Samuel, Ayorinde James, Olumide Adebesin, Innocent Okafor
403 - 411
Phytochemical Investigation and Anti-Proliferative Effects of Rauvolfia vomitoria, Calliandra portoriscensis and Anthocleista djalonensis on Human Breast Cancer (MCF-7) Cell Line.: Medicinal Plants and Breast Cancer Growth Inhibitory Activity
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Jadwiga Nowak, Esther Katuura, Jackson Mukonzo, Charles Wambebe
412 - 420
Safety evaluation of oral toxicity of potential anticancer agents: An acute and sub-chronic toxicity studies of combinations of Carica Papaya Linn, Vernonia Amygdalina Delile and dihydroartemisinin.
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Saheed Afolabi, Gideon, olalekan Agede, Anoka Njan, Olufunke Olorundare
421 - 426
Screening of Selected Nigerian Medicinal Plants/Seeds for Growth Inhibitory Activity against Human Leukemia HL-60 Cells and DPPH Radical Scavenging Activity
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Morenike Coker, Imoh Ekpe, Olufunmilayo Adewuyi, Emmanuel Onu
435 - 441
In vitro antimicrobial activity and bactericidal kinetics of the leaf extracts and fractions of Gnetum africanum on clinical wound isolates
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Ademola Johnson Ajuwon, Grace A. Ajuwon
443 - 450
Knowledge, adherence to non-pharmaceutical interventions, and impact of COVID-19 lockdown among traders in Ibadan, Nigeria: Knowledge and adherence to non-pharmaceutical interventions among traders in Ibadan
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Yusuff Igbayilola, Ayodele Morakinyo , Bolanle Iranloye
451 - 458
Leptin-resistance induced hyperphagia and diminished oxidative balance in offspring of dams exposed to perinatal protein restriction
Oluwafolahan Sholeye, Modupe Omisore, Victor Animasahun
459 -464
Meal skipping among undergraduate health and allied sciences students in Sagamu, Nigeria: meal skipping and students in Sagamu
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Luthando Hlati, Lasya Bekker, Ayeaye Khine, Donald Tanyanyiwa
465- 470
Low density lipoprotein subclasses in patients with acute coronary syndrome
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Ehilé Hervé EHILE, Kouakou Léandre KOUAKOU, Nomane Bernard GOZE , Angoué Paul YAPO, Ehouan Etienne EHILE
471 - 477
Curative effect of the aqueous extract of Macaranga barteri Müll.Arg (Euphorbiaceae) on acetic acid induced chronic ulcers in rats
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