Bamidele A Iwalokun

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of microalbuminuria in relation to asymptomatic bacteruria in Nigerian patients with sickle cell anemia
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Nigeria
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:1320-30. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A study on the association between parvovirus B19 infection, serum tumour necrosis factor and C-reactive protein levels among Nigerian patients with sickle cell anaemia
    Bamidele Abiodun Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Lagos, Nigeria
    Singapore Med J 53:726-31. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and biochemical features of hepatitis B surface antigenemia in patients with HIV-1 infection in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, PMB 1087, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 35:337-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Levels and interactions of plasma xanthine oxidase, catalase and liver function parameters in Nigerian children with Plasmodium falciparum infection
    B A Iwalokun
    Dept of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    APMIS 114:842-50. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatoprotective and antioxidant activities of Vernonia amygdalina on acetaminophen-induced hepatic damage in mice
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, Apapa, Nigeria
    J Med Food 9:524-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Substrate profile variation and drug resistance patterns of â - lactamase producing Shigella species isolated from diarrhoeal patients in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokur
    Derpartment of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 33:51-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint In vitro antimicrobial properties of aqueous garlic extract against multidrug-resistant bacteria and Candida species from Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Med Food 7:327-33. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns and properties of haemagglutinins expressed by Shigella serogroups in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, PMB 12003, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 21:90-5. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of Ocimum gratissimum L essential oil at subinhibitory concentrations on virulent and multidrug-resistant Shigella strains from Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    APMIS 111:477-82. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Shigellocidal properties of three Nigerian medicinal plants: Ocimum gratissimum, Terminalia avicennoides, and Momordica balsamina
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, PMB 1087, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:331-5. 2001

Collaborators

  • S I Smith
  • B A Iwalokur
  • G O Gbenle
  • A Ogunledun
  • E O Akinrinmisi

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of microalbuminuria in relation to asymptomatic bacteruria in Nigerian patients with sickle cell anemia
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Nigeria
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:1320-30. 2012
    ..3%; P <0.05), of whom 89.3% were multi-drug resistant, were recovered from the ASB urine samples. In conclusion, both MA and ASB are common in Nigerian SCA patients, with the former occurring from the first decade of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint A study on the association between parvovirus B19 infection, serum tumour necrosis factor and C-reactive protein levels among Nigerian patients with sickle cell anaemia
    Bamidele Abiodun Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Lagos, Nigeria
    Singapore Med J 53:726-31. 2012
    ..This study determined the serum levels of tumour necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) and C-reactive protein (CRP) as inflammatory markers in Nigerian SCA patients with and without parvovirus B19 infections...
  3. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and biochemical features of hepatitis B surface antigenemia in patients with HIV-1 infection in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, PMB 1087, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 35:337-43. 2006
    ..We conclude that hepatitis infection deteriorates liver functions and its investigation in HIV-1 infected patients may be of clino-therapeutic importance prior to antiretroviral therapy administration...
  4. ncbi request reprint Levels and interactions of plasma xanthine oxidase, catalase and liver function parameters in Nigerian children with Plasmodium falciparum infection
    B A Iwalokun
    Dept of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    APMIS 114:842-50. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatoprotective and antioxidant activities of Vernonia amygdalina on acetaminophen-induced hepatic damage in mice
    B A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry, Lagos State University, Apapa, Nigeria
    J Med Food 9:524-30. 2006
    ..The results of this study suggest that V. amygdalina elicits hepatoprotectivity through antioxidant activity on acetaminophen-induced hepatic damage in mice...
  6. ncbi request reprint Substrate profile variation and drug resistance patterns of â - lactamase producing Shigella species isolated from diarrhoeal patients in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokur
    Derpartment of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 33:51-5. 2004
    ..While the third generation cephalosporins should be used with cautions, some of the newly introduced drugs have the prospects of being used in the future control and management of shigellosis in the country...
  7. ncbi request reprint In vitro antimicrobial properties of aqueous garlic extract against multidrug-resistant bacteria and Candida species from Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Med Food 7:327-33. 2004
    ..The results of this study support the use of garlic in health products and herbal remedies in Nigeria...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns and properties of haemagglutinins expressed by Shigella serogroups in Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, PMB 12003, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 21:90-5. 2003
    ..The results of the study revealed broad-spectrum haemagglutinin expression by circulating Shigella strains in Nigeria...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of Ocimum gratissimum L essential oil at subinhibitory concentrations on virulent and multidrug-resistant Shigella strains from Lagos, Nigeria
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria
    APMIS 111:477-82. 2003
    ..gratissimum EO. The future use of O. gratissimum- antibiotic combinations as a therapeutic measure against shigellosis is discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Shigellocidal properties of three Nigerian medicinal plants: Ocimum gratissimum, Terminalia avicennoides, and Momordica balsamina
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, Lagos State University, PMB 1087, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:331-5. 2001
    ..The results suggest that aqueous extracts of O. gratissimum and T. avicennoides as decoctions and concoctions could be useful in the treatment of shigellosis and should be clinically evaluated specially in Nigerian region...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of shigellosis in Lagos, Nigeria: trends in antimicrobial resistance
    B A Iwalokun
    Biochemistry Department, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, P M B 12003, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:183-90. 2001
    ..Nalidixic acid should still be selectively used for treatment, while ciprofloxacin and ofloxacin can be ideal alternatives...
  12. pmc Bacteriologic and plasmid analysis of etiologic agents of conjunctivitis in Lagos, Nigeria
    Bamidele Abiodun Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research NIMR, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 1:95-103. 2011
    ..This study determined the distribution and patterns of bacterial infections in Nigerian patients with conjunctivitis. Antibiotic resistance patterns and the plasmid profiles of these pathogens were also investigated...
  13. pmc Serum levels of leptin in Nigerian patients with sickle cell anaemia
    Bamidele A Iwalokun
    Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Blood Disord 11:2. 2011
    ..abstract:..