Prof. GEORGE EDAGHOGHO ERIYAMREMU
 
PROFESSOR, BIOCHEMISTRY,
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Faculty

LIFE SCIENCES
 

Department

BIOCHEMISTRY
 

Profile Summary

 

Area of Specialization

 

Publications

1. Eriyamremu, G. E. and Adamson I. ‘Early changes in energy metabolism in rats exposed to an acute level of deoxycholate and fed on a Nigerian –like diet’. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism. 38(3): 174 – 183, 1994.

2. Eriyamremu, G. E. and Adamson I. ‘Lipid changes in rats exposed to an acute level of deoxycholate and fed on a Nigerian-like diet’ Bioscience Research Communications 6(2): 107 – 113, 1994.

3. Eriyamremu, G. E. and Adamson I. ‘Alteration in rat colonic faeces exposed to an acute level of deoxycholate and fed on a Nigerian-like diet’. Nutrition Research 15(6): 896 – 880, 1995.

4. Eriyamremu, G. E. and Osagie V. E., Alufa O. I., Osaghae M. O. and Ozibo F. ‘Early biochemical events in mice exposed to cycas and fed a Nigerian-like diet’. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism 39(1):42 – 51, 1995.

5. Eriyamremu G. E., Osagie V. E., Chukwudebe S. N. and Amata M. ‘Wholly compounded Nigerian diets alter tissue lipid profile in rats’. La Clinica Dietologica 1995. 23(3): 101 – 110.

6. Eriyamremu G. E., Osagie V. E., Amata M. and Chukwudebe S. N. ‘Effect of wholly compounded Nigerian diets on the Biological utilization of melon and fish oils’. Bioscience Research Communications: 7(2): 137 – 142, 1995.

7. Eriyamremu G. E. and Adamson I. ‘Effects of butyrate on enzymes of colonic energy metabolism in rats exposed to an acute level of deoxycholate and fed on a Nigeria-like diet’. Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 5: 118 – 123, 1996.

8. Eriyamremu G. E. and George G., Fractionation alters the biological utilization of palm oil-like rats’ Journal of Science Engineering and Technology, 4(1): 601 – 612, 1997.

9. Eriyamremu G. E. and Omoruyi F. O. ‘Effect of Dikanut (Ivingia gabonensis) on fats digestibility and serum lipid profile in rats’. Nigerian Medical Journal, 32(1): 3 – 6, 1997.

10. Eriyamremu G. E. and Adamson I. ‘Deoxycholate induced changes in Mg2+ ATPase in rats fed a Nigerian-like diet’. Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 7: 107 – 111, 1998.

11. Eriyamremu G. E., Iyasele, J. U., Osubor C. C., Anoliefo G. O. Osagie V. E. and Osa M. O. ‘Bonny Light crude oil alter protease and respiratory activities of germinating bean (Vigna unguculata) (L) seeds. Journal of Science Engineering and Technology, 6(1): 1589 – 1600, 1999.

12. Ejedegba B. O., Onyeneke E. C., Eriyamremu G. E. and Oviasogie P. O. ‘Effect of macronutrient on the energy reserve of developing dwarf green coconut endosperm’. African Journal of Science and Technology. 2(1,2):1 – 5, 2001.

13. Onyeneke E. C., Uchuno G. A., ALumanah E. O., Njoya H. K. Ebot M. N. and Eriyamremu G. E. ‘Plasma Electrolytes, Urea, Creatinine and Glucose Levels in Proteins Energy Malnourished Children’. Orient Journal of Medicine, 13 (No 3 & 4): 13 – 17, 2001.

14. Onyeneke E. C., Mokwenye V. N., Eriyamremu G. E., and ALumanah E. O. ‘Assessment of liver function status of pregnant Nigerian women’. Tropical Journal of Environmental Science and Health, 4(1): 56 – 62, 2001.

15. Eriyamremu G. E., Omogbai E. K, Onyeneke E. C., Omonigho S. E., Etu A. K., Anionye J. C., Omoregie S., Osagie V. E. and Ebeigbe A. B. ‘Alteration in tissue lipids of normal rabbits fed supplement of Acalypha wilkensiana’. Bioscience Research Communications, 14(6): 661 – 667, 2002.

16. Osubor C. C. and Eriyamremu G. E. ‘Ameliorating effect of lead phytotoxicity by EDTA in watermelon (Citrullus lanatus) seedlings’. Tropical Journal of Environmental Science and Health, 5(1): 22-26, 2002.

17. Onyeneke E. C., Njoya H. K., Ebot M. N., Uchumo G. E. Eriyamremu G. E. and Alumanah E. O. ‘Liver Function Status in some Nigerian Children with Protein Energy Malnutrition’. Orient Journal of Medicine, 15 (1&2): 58 – 63, 2003.

18. Eriyamremu G. E. and Asagba S. O. ‘Human erythrocyte membrane glycolipid and glycoprotein profile in chloroquine treatment of malaria’ Nigerian Journal of Applied Science 21, 164 – 169, 2003.

19. Asagba S. O., Eriyamremu G. E., Adaikpo M. A. and Ezeoma A. ‘Levels of lipid peroxidation, superoxide dismutase and Na+/K+ ATPase in some tissue of rats exposed to a Nigerian –like diet and cadmium’. Biological Trace Element Research, 100(1): 75-86, 2004.

20. Adaikpoh M. A., Onyeneke E. Ch., Eriyamremu G. E., Asagba S.O., Nwajei G. E. and Ojeaburu S. I. ‘Changes in some serum and haematological indices in magnesium and riboflavin deficiency in rats’. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 3(6): 349 – 353, 2004.

21. Eriyamremu G. E., Asagba S. O., Onyeneke E. C. and Adaikpo M. A. ‘Changes in carboxypeptidase A, dipeptidase and Na+/K+ ATPase activities in the intestine of rats orally exposed to different doses of cadmium’. BioMetals, 18:1 – 6, 2005.

22. Edijala J., Asagba S. O., Eriyamremu G. E. and Atomatofa U. ‘Comparative effect of garden egg fruit, oat and apple on serum lipid profile in rats fed a high cholesterol diet’. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 4(4): 245-249, 2005.

23. Eriyamremu G. E. Asagba S. O., Akpoborie A. O. and Ojeaburu S. I. “Evaluation of lead and cadmium levels in some commonly consumed vegetables in the Niger-Delta area of Nigeria’. Bulletin of Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 75(2): 278 – 283, 2005.

24. Eriyamremu G. E., Omogbai E. K., Asagba S., Onyeneke E. C., Ojeaburu S. I., Uansoje S. O. Ikewuchi J. E. and Eboigbe E. B. ‘Blood pressure measurements and aorta tone of normal rats fed supplements of Acalphy wilkensiana;. Journal of Applied Sciences. 8(3): 4920 – 4929, 2005.

25. Osemwegie O. O., Eriyamremu G. E. and Abdumalik J. ‘A survey of macrofungi in Edo/Delta region of Nigeria, their morphology and uses’. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 12(2): 149 – 157, 2006.

26. Ozulua R. I., Eriyamremu G. E., Okene E. and Ochei U. (2006) ‘Hypoglacaemic effects of viscous preparation of Irvignia gabonensis (Dikanut) seeds in streptozotocin-induced diabetic Wistar rats’. Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants, 12(4): 1- 9, 2006.

27. *Eriyamremu G. E., Adaikpoh M. A. and Obi F. O. ‘Pretreatment of rats with -tocopherol alter liver and kidney protein, alkaline phosphatase activity and phospholipids profile after 24 hour intoxication with cadmium’. Journal of Medical Sciences, 6(5): 758 – 764, 2006.

28. Asagba S. O., Eriyamremu G. E., Onyeneke E. C. and Suru M, ‘Influence of a Nigeria-like diet of calcium, phosphate and alkaline phosphatase levels in the plasma and bone of cadmium exposed rats’. Journal of Medical Science, 6(5): 758 – 764, 2006.

29. Eriyamremu G. E., M. A. Adaikpoh (Mrs), I. O. Otokiti, F. C. Amaechuna and C. Omofoma. ‘Blood pressure and tissue ATPases in salt loaded rats given a supplement of Acalypha wilkensiana’. Plant Archives, 6(2): 459 – 464, 2006.

30. Eriyamremu G. E. , Onyeneke E. C., Orhue N. J.; Ojeaburu S. I., Uanseoje S. O., Osagie V. E. and Asagba S. O. ‘Aspirin induced changes in enzymes of colonic energy metabolism and ATPases of rats exposed to cycas and fed a Nigerian-like diet’. Journal of Medical Science, 7(8): 1250 - 1258, 2007.

31. Eriyamremu G. E., Asagba S. O., Uansoje S. O., Omoregie S. E. and Omofoma C. O. ‘Colonic lipid peroxidation, nuclear membrane ATPase and stress enzymes rats fed a Nigerian-like diet and cycas’. Journal of Biological Sciences, 7(3): 526 – 531, 2007.

32. Eriyamremu G. E., S. O. Asagba, E. C. Onyeneke and B. Aguebor –Ogie. ‘Bonny light crude oil and its fractions alter radicle galactose dehydrogenase activity of beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L) and maize (Zee Mays)’. Trends in Applied Sciences Research, 2(5): 433 – 438, 2007.

33. Eriyamremu G. E., Asagba S. O. and Atoe K. ‘Lipid peroxidation, superoxide dismutase, and mitochondria ATPases in the radicle of germinating beans (Vigna unguiculata) exposed to different doses of cadmium and lead’. Plant Archives, 7(1): 39 – 45, 2007.

34. Asagba S. O. and Eriyamremu G. E. ‘Oral cadmium exposure and levels of superoxide dismutase, catalase, lipid peroxidation and ATPases in the eye’, Research Journal of Environmental Toxicology, 1(4): 204 – 209, 2007.

35. Onyeneke E.C., Oluba O.M., Ojeaburu S.I., Adeyemi O., Eriyamremu G.E., Adebisi K.E. and Adeyemi O. ‘Effect of soy protein on serum lipid profile and some lipid metabolizing enzymes in cholesterol fed rats.  African Journal of Biotechnology, 6(19): 2267-2273, 2007.

36. Onyeneke E.C., Adebisi K.E, Eriyamremu G.E., Ojeaburu S.I., Asagba S.O., and Oluba O.M.  Effect of lipid-based diet on some lipid-metabolizing enzymes. Journal of Medical Sciences, 7(8): 1283 – 1289, 2007.

37. Asagba S. O. and Eriyamremu G. E. ‘Oral cadmium exposure and haemotological and liver function parameters of rats fed Nigerian-like diet’. Journal of Nutrition and Environmental Medicine, 16(3-4): 267-274, 2007.

38. Eriyamremu G. E., Asagba S. O., Osagie V. E., Ojeaburu S. I. and Lolodi O. ‘Phospholipids profile of the stomach and duodenum of normal rabbits fed with supplements of unripe pawpaw (Carica papaya) and unripe plaintain (musa sapientum) extract’. Journal of Applied Sciences. 7(22): 3536-3354, 2007.

39. Eriyamremu G. E., V. E. Osagie, S. E. Omoregie, and C. O. Omofoma. ‘Alterations in glutathione reductase, superoxide dismutase and lipid peroxidation of tadpoles (Xenopus laevis) exposed to Bonny Light crude oil and its fractions’. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 71(1): 284-290, 2008.

40. Asagba S. O., Eriyamremu G. E. and Igberaese M. E. ‘Bioacumulation of cadmium and its biochemical effect on selected tissues of the catfish (Clarias gariepinus)’. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 34:61-69, 2008.

41. Eriyamremu G. E., Ojimogho S. E., Asagba S. O. and Osagie V. E. ‘Palm oil induced changes in ocular tissue lipid peroxidation, antioxidant enzymes and ATPases of rabbits in cadmium toxicity’. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 46: 3155-3158, 2008. 

42. Eriyamremu G. E., Ojimogho S. E., Asagba S. O. and Lolodi O. ‘Changes in brain, liver and kidney lipid peroxidation, antioxidant enzymes and ATPases of rabbits exposed to cadmium ocularly’. Journal of Biological Sciences, 8(1): 67-73, 2008.

43. Osagie A., Eriyamremu G.E. and Prohp T.P. ‘Effect of a Nigerian type diet on indices of cell proliferation’.  Parkistan Journal of Nutrition, 7(2): 262-265, 2008.

44. Eriyamremu G.E., Osagie V.E., Asagba S.O. and Aguebor-Ogie B. ‘Alterations in lipid peroxidation, glucose and lactate dehydrogenase of tadpoles (Xenopus leavis) exposed to Bonny light crude oil and its fractions.  Nigerian Journal of Science and Environment, 7:122-134, 2008.  

45. Ikewuchi J.C., Ikewuchi C.C. and Eriyamremu G.E. ‘Effect of Acalypha wilkesiana Muell Arg on the blood pressure and aorta contractility of salt-loaded rats.  The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, 10(2):829-834, 2009. 

46. Asagba S.O., Eriyamremu G.E., George B.O. and Okoro I.  Biochemical indices of severity in human malaria.  Journal of Medical Sciences, 10(4): 87 – 92, 2010. 

47. Ojeaburu S.I., Eriyamremu G.E., Otokiti I.O. and Uanseoje S.O. ‘Stress Enzymes and ATPases in Gastrointestinal Tissues of Rabbits Fed Boiled Whole Unripe Plantain (Musa sapientum) Extract and Unripe Pawpaw (Carica papaya)’. Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology.  17(2): 9441 – 9455, 2010.

48. Eriyamremu G.E. and Lolodi O. Alterations in lipid peroxidation and some antioxidant enzymes in germinating beans (Vigna unguiculata) and maize (Zea mays) exposed to nickel.  Plant Archives, 10(1): 413 – 419, 2010.

49. Ikewuchi, J.C., Ikewuchi, C.C. (Mrs.), Eriyamremu, G.E. and Orhue J.N. Effect of Acalypha wilkesiana Muell Arg Leaf Meal on the Tissue Profile of Enzymes of Energy Metabolism in Salt-Loaded Rats.  The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, 11(1): 443 – 448, 2010.

50. Asagba, S.O., Eriyamremu, G.E., Emudainohwo, J.O.T. and Okoro, I. Oxidative enzymes in tissues of the catfish (Clarias gariepinus) exposed to varying levels of cadmium. The Environmentalist, 30(3): 260 – 266, 2010. 

51. Odjimogho, S.E., Ojimogho, E.S., Eriyamremu, G.E., Okolo, H.K., Apiamu, A., and Ugbebor, G. Enzymes of energy metabolism in brain, liver and kidney of rabbits treated with Bryophyllum pinnatum extract and cadmium ocularly. Journal of Science Engineering and Technology, 17(3): 9592 – 9604, 2010.

52. Ojimogho E.S., Odjimogho S.E, Eriyamremu, G.E. and B. Aguebor-Ogie. Changes in ocular tissue lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes of rabbits fed a wholly compounded Nigerian diet containing excess cadmium levels.  Bioscience Research Communication, 22(6): 287 – 294, 2010.

53. Inegbedion A.O., Eriyamremu G.E., Proph T.P., Inegbedion U., Okoro I.O. and Osagie R.O. Biochemical observations in rats fed with cycads, Nigerian-like and Western-like folic acid supplemented diets.  African Journal of Biotechnology, 10(41): 8101 – 8106, 2011.

54. Lolodi O., Eritefe G. (Mrs.), Agadagba S.K., Ojeaburu S.I., and Eriyamremu G.E.  Lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status of the non-clitelium section of earthworm (lumbricus terrestris) exposed to the water- soluble fraction of crude oil. University of Benin Journal of Science and Technology.  1(1):76 – 81, 2012.

55. Uanseoje S.O., Ojeaburu S.I., Lolodi O., Agadagba S.K. and Eriyamremu G.E. Lipid peroxidation and stress enzymes in selected tissues of Clarias garienpinus (African catfish) and Oreochromis niloticus (Tilapia) from different sites of Ikpoba river.  University of Benin Journal of Science and Technology, 1(1): 82 – 91, 2012.

56. Lolodi O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Effect of methanolic extract of Vernonia amygdalina (the common bitter leaf) on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes in rats exposed to cycasin.  Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 16(13): 642 – 646, 2013. 

57. Olubodun S.O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Effect of different crude oil fractions on the growth and oxidative stress parameters of maize radicle.  International Journal of Plant and Soil Science, 2(1): 144 – 154, 2013. 

58. Olubodun S. O. and Eriyamremu G. E. Adenosine Triphosphatase Activities of Zea Mays and Vigna unguiculata Exposed to Different Crude Oil Fractions.  International Journal of Biochemistry Research & Review, 4(6): 505-516, 2014.

59. Eriyamremu G.E. and Ebehiremen B. Biochemical evaluation of ulcer curative effect of ethanolic and aqueous extracts of Schwenkia Americana Linn on experimental rats.  Journal of Pharmacognosy and phytochemistry, 3(4): 125 – 130, 2014.

60. Osagie O.A., Aguebor-Ogie N.B., and Eriyamremu G. E. The effect of methanolic extract of Vernonia amygdalina on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme activities in the early stage of cycasin induced testicular carcinogenesis in rats. Nigerian Journal of Life Sciences, 4(1):175 – 180, 2014.

61. Olubodun S.O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Antioxidant enzymes and crude mitochondria ATPases in the radicle of germinating bean (Vigna unguiculata) exposed to different concentrations of crude oil.  International Scholarly and Scientific Research and Inovation, 9(3):230 – 235, 2015.

62. Olubodun S.O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase and carbohydrate in bean (Vigna unguiculata) exposed to crude oil.  Journal of Biological Sciences, 15(3): 150 – 155, 2015.

63. Olubodun S.O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Assessment of single extraction methods for the prediction of bioavailability of metals to Vigna unguiculata L (Beans) grown on crude oil contaminated soil.  Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 8(1): 65 – 71, 2015.

64. Olubodun S.O. and Eriyamremu G.E. Effects of different crude oil fractions on total chlorophyll, glucose and starch content of Maize (Zea mays). NISEB Journal, 15(1): 11 – 16, 2015.

65. Aguebor-Ogie B., Olubodun SO, Odjimogho ES, and Eriyamremu GE. Vitamin A induced changes in ocular tissue lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes activities of rabbits in cadmium toxicity. NISEB Journal, 15(2): 66 – 70, 2015. 

66. Inegbedion A. and Eriyamremu G.E. ATPases in the colon of rats fed a Nigerian like diet supplemented with folate and bitter leaf (Vernonia amygdalina). International Journal of Current Research and Academic Review, 4(2): 316 – 327, 2016.

67. Olubodun, S.O. and Eriyamremu, G. E. Prediction of metals availability to maize seedling in contaminated soil. International Journal of Biological, Biomolecular, Agricultural, Food and Biotechnological Engineering, 10(3): 103-108, 2016

68. Olubodun, S.O. and Eriyamremu, G. E. Comparison of phyto-accumulation of metals by Vigna unguiculata L (beans) and Zea mays L (maize) grown in crude oil contaminated soil. Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. 8(2): 2016.

69. Olubodun, S.O. and Eriyamremu, G. E. Phyto-removal of some Heavy Metals from Crude Oil-Contaminated Soil by Zea mays. NSBMB Journal., 2016.

 

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