Kingsley C Anukam

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Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi In vitro evaluation of the viability of vaginal cells (VK2/E6E7) and probiotic Lactobacillus species in lemon juice
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, Lawson Health Research Institute, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario N6A4V2, Canada
    Sex Health 6:67-74. 2009
  2. pmc Organisms associated with bacterial vaginosis in Nigerian women as determined by PCR-DGGE and 16S rRNA gene sequence
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotic, Lawson Health Research Institute, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Afr Health Sci 7:68-72. 2007
  3. ncbi Lactobacillus vaginal microbiota of women attending a reproductive health care service in Benin city, Nigeria
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotic, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 33:59-62. 2006
  4. pmc At the crossroads of vaginal health and disease, the genome sequence of Lactobacillus iners AB-1
    Jean M Macklaim
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, The Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:4688-95. 2011
  5. pmc Genome sequence of Lactobacillus pentosus KCA1: vaginal isolate from a healthy premenopausal woman
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, TWAS Research Unit, University of Benin, Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    PLoS ONE 8:e59239. 2013
  6. doi African traditional fermented foods and probiotics
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario and Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Med Food 12:1177-84. 2009

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Publications7

  1. ncbi In vitro evaluation of the viability of vaginal cells (VK2/E6E7) and probiotic Lactobacillus species in lemon juice
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, Lawson Health Research Institute, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario N6A4V2, Canada
    Sex Health 6:67-74. 2009
    ..Few in vitro studies have been done on the effect of lemon juice on vaginal cells and lactobacilli that constitute the major microbiota in healthy women...
  2. pmc Organisms associated with bacterial vaginosis in Nigerian women as determined by PCR-DGGE and 16S rRNA gene sequence
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotic, Lawson Health Research Institute, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Afr Health Sci 7:68-72. 2007
    ..The diagnostic methods currently adopted in the evaluation of patient samples for BV are arguably Amsel criteria, and Nugent score that require microscopy and expert interpretation. These two methods are still subjective...
  3. ncbi Lactobacillus vaginal microbiota of women attending a reproductive health care service in Benin city, Nigeria
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotic, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 33:59-62. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc At the crossroads of vaginal health and disease, the genome sequence of Lactobacillus iners AB-1
    Jean M Macklaim
    Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, The Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:4688-95. 2011
    ..L. iners is widely present in healthy females as well as those suffering from bacterial vaginosis or who have undergone antimicrobial therapy, suggesting that it is an important indigenous species of the vagina...
  5. pmc Genome sequence of Lactobacillus pentosus KCA1: vaginal isolate from a healthy premenopausal woman
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, TWAS Research Unit, University of Benin, Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    PLoS ONE 8:e59239. 2013
    ..These findings add crucial information for understanding the genomic and geographic diversity of vaginal lactobacilli...
  6. doi African traditional fermented foods and probiotics
    Kingsley C Anukam
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario and Canadian Research and Development Centre for Probiotics, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Med Food 12:1177-84. 2009
    ..Given the recent upsurge in probiotic research, recommendations are made on studies that could be performed with African fermented foods and their strains, with a view to improving the health of people in sub-Saharan Africa...