Onyemaechi Azu

Summary

Affiliation: Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Location: Durban, South Africa
Summary:
1. Testicular histomorphology & toxicology and development of non-hormonal male contraceptive
2. Investigation of the safety of commonly used oral hypoglycaemic agents in pregnancy
3. Investigation of the anti-diabetic and fertility potential of some locally available herbs
4. Anatomical Education
Publications:
Ectopic pregnancy: Nigerian urban experience.2012. Korean Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 55(5): 309-314 Doi.org/10.5468/KJOG.2012.55.5.30
Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and testicular morphology: Current status and a case for stereological approach. 2012. Journal of Andrology 33(6): 1130-1142. Doi: 10.2164/jandrol.112.016758.
A survey of attitude of lecturers and students of anatomy towards making anatomy career friendly in Nigeria. Ibom Medical Journal 2012. 5(1): 39-44.
Histomorphometric effects of Kigelia africana (Bignoniaceae) fruit extract following short-term treatment with cisplatin in male Sprague-Dawley rats. 2010. Middle East Fertility Society Journal 15: 200-208.
• Azu OO (2012). The male genital tract in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART): implication for antioxidant therapy. J AIDS Clinic Res 3:169. doi:10.4172/2155-6113.1000169.

Publications

  1. Offor U, Jegede A, Onanuga I, Naidu E, Azu O. Does Hypoxis hemerocallidea mitigate renal histopathological injuries following highly active antiretroviral therapy? An experimental animal study. Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2017;69:391-399 pubmed publisher
    ..05) but elevated in groups B, C, G and H (P<0.001). Groups B and C, as well as groups F and H recorded higher BUN values (P<0.05). Adjuvant treatment with HH extract did not attenuate the nephrotoxicity of HAART in this model. ..

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