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Prof. CLEMENT IBI MBOTO

Professor
Science and Lab. Technology
cmboto@unical.edu.ng

Prof. Clement Ibi Mboto is a London trained Virologist and Epidemiologist with over twenty years of University teaching and research experience. His research interest is in viral Hepatology and the medical applications of African herbs. He has worked in various parts of the world, including the United Kingdom, the Gambia and Nigeria. In addition, he was the pioneer HOD of the Department of Microbiology, Federal University Lafia, visiting scholar in the Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, College of Health Sciences, University of Uyo, Uyo-Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria (July 2015-. March, 2017), visiting scholar to Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, University of Uyo, Uyo-Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria (July, 2008 to June 2015) and visiting scholar to Department of Biological Sciences, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar-Cross River State, Nigeria (October 2009 to December, 2013). He has authored over seventy scientific publications in peer review journals and twenty two scientific papers presented at international conferences in various parts of the world including UK, France, USA, Japan, South Africa and Nigeria. Prof. Mboto has supervised three doctoral theses and Sixteen Master’s degree dissertations at the University of Uyo and University of Calabar and was listed as one of the top 500 Nigerian Scientists in Nigerian Institutions in 2015 and 2016.

U. E. George, C. I. Mboto, E. N. Mbim, U. O. Edet, C. F. Umego and H. Sunday(2017). Comparative Evaluation of the Effect of Annona muricata (Graviola) Leaves Extracts and Cefoxitin on Staphylococcus aureus. Asian Journal of Biology 3(3): 1-7.


Edet, U.O., Mboto, C.I., Mbim, E.N., George, U.E., Umego, C.F. and Okon, J. (2017). Prevalence of Bacterial vaginosis amongst female students of the University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State. Asian Journal of Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2(2), 1-8..


Umego, C. F., Mboto, C.I., Mbim, E.N., Edet, U.O., George, U.E. and Tarh, J.E. (2018). Epidemiology of Hepatitis B virus infection in South-south, Nigeria: A Review. International STD Research and Reviews,7, 1-17.


Edet, U.O., Mboto, C.I., Umego, C.F., Mbim, E.N., George, U.E. and Omoke, C. (2017). Bacteriological and fungal evaluation of three brands of disinfectants sold in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State. Asian Journal of Medicine and Health, 6(3), 1-8.


Umego, C.F., Mboto, C.I., Edet, U.O., George, U.E., Mbim, E.N. and Ayiabola, S. (2017). Cefoxitin Resistant Profile of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from the Environment of a Tertiary Health Institution. International Journal of Tropical Disease and Health, 27(3), 1-6


Mbim, E. N., Mboto, C.I., Edet, U.O., Umego, C.F., George, U.E. and Temidayo, I. (2017). Comparative Evaluation of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates from Hospital and Community Settings in Nigeria. Journal of Advances in Microbiology, 4(4), 1-9


George, U.E., Mboto, C.I., Edet, U.O., Mbim, E.N., Umego, C.F. and Onyekosor, U. (2017). Comparative evaluation of Nosocomial infections in two major hospitals in Calabar metropolis, Cross River State. Asian Journal of Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 (3), 1-12.


Elizabeth N. Mbim, Clement I. Mboto and Uwem O. Edet (2016). Plasmid Profile Analysis and Curing of Multidrug-resistant Bacteria Isolated from Two Hospital Environments in Calabar Metropolis, Nigeria. Asian Journal of Medicine and Health, 1(1): 1-11.


Elizabeth N Mbim, Clement I Mboto, Bassey E Agbo .(2016). A Review of Nosocomial Infections in Sub-Saharan Africa. British Microbiology Research Journal 15(1): 1-11.


Elizabeth N. Mbim, Clement I. Mboto and Uwem O. Ede t (2015) Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profile of Fungi Isolated From the Environment of Two Major Hospitals in Calabar Metropolis, Nigeria Translational Medicine and Biotechnology 3(6):7-14


Ngozi Goodluck Anyanwu, Clement Ibi Mboto, Leera Solomon and Nnenna Frank-Peterside (2016). Phytochemical, Proximate Composition and Antimicrobial Potentials of Pleurotus tuber-regium Sclerotium, New York Science Journal, 9(1):35-42


Okpo EA, Mboto CI and Agbo B. E. (2016). Bacteriological Quality of Chloroquine Syrups Sold in Calabar Municipality, Nigeria. Int J Pharm Sci Res 7(6): 2586-90.


Elizabeth N. Mbim, Clement I. Mboto and Uwem O. Edet (2016). Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profile of Bacteria Isolated from the Environment of two Tertiary Hospitals in Calabar Metropolis, Nigeria. Journal of Advances in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences 10(4): 1-15.


Mboto C.I., Agbo B. E., Ikpoh, I.S., Agbor, R.B., Udoh, D.I., Ambo, E. E. and Ekim,M.A.(2012). Bacteriological study of raw meat of Calabar Abattoir with public health and veterinary Importance: Archives of Applied Science Research 2(3)529-532


Mboto C. 1. and Edet, E. J. (2012).Prevalence and Risk Factors of Hepatitis BVirus Infection among Students in University of Uyo. International Journal of Modern Biology and Medicine, 2(2): 101-111.


Mboto, Clement Ibi., Jacob, Idorenyin Oscar and Ndem, Enyogor Edu (2013). Phytochemical Properties and Antibacterial Potentials of Tetrapleura tetraptera Fruits (Uyayak) on some Medically Important Bacteria, Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research, 3 (6): 82-92.


Clement Ibi Mboto, Bassey E. Asikong, Josiah Lennox and Ubong, .David Lawson (2013). Hepatitis C Virus Prevalence Rate and Risk Factors in Jaundice and Non-Jaundice In-Patients Seen in Two tertiary health facilities in south South Nigeria. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research, 3 (4): 1-6.


Takon I. A., Antai S. P. Mboto C.I. (2013). Evaluation of Microbiological Quality of Selected Tablets Commonly Dispensed in Pediatric Ward in a Tertiary Hospital in Calabar, Nigeria. IJPI’s Journal of Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy.3 (13): 1-6.


N A Abraham1, C I Mboto and Raji, R. A. (2014). Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus in Clinical Specimens and its Antibiotic Susceptibility. Profile. International Journal of Research (IJR). 1(9): 12-15. 2013


C. I. Mboto and P. Udoh (2014). Susceptibility of Proteus mirabilis, Staphylococcus aureus and Candida albicans to Extracts of Cola acuminata. Global Advanced Research Journal of Microbiology (GARJM) 3 (5): 078-082.


J. A. Lennox, S. D. Abbey, D. Udiba1, C. I. Mboto, I. S. Ikpoh and F. C.Akubuenyi. (2013). Prevalence of vaginitis and vaginosis among University of Calabar female students. Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 5 (4): 167-172.


C. I. Mboto, C. A. Etok and Obon, Q. J. (2013). Comparative In Vitro Susceptibility of Proteus species Isolated from Clinical Specimens to Honey, Ciprofloxacin and Tetracycline International Journal of Modern biology and Medicine, 3 (3): 123-134


Mboto, Clement Ibi; Comfort Aloysius Etok, Olajide Joseph Akinjogunla and Ukeme Uba Iniewe (2014). Behavioral and occupational risk factors associated with hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) among healthcare workers in a tertiary teaching hospital, in south South Nigeria. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research. 4(5):1-5.


Mboto, Clement Ibi; Comfort Aloysius Etok, Olajide Joseph Akinjogunla and Ukeme Uba Iniewe (2014). Behavioral and occupational risk factors associated with hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) among healthcare workers in a tertiary teaching hospital, in south South Nigeria. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research. 4(5):1-5.


Mboto, Clement Ibi; Comfort Aloysius Etok, Olajide Joseph Akinjogunla and Ukeme Uba Iniewe (2014). Behavioral and occupational risk factors associated with hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) among healthcare workers in a tertiary teaching hospital, in south South Nigeria. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology Research. 4(5):1-5.


Mboto, C. I.(2012). Hepatitis C Virus Prevalence Rate and Risk Factors in Jaundice and Non-Jaundice In-Patients Seen in Two tertiary health facilities in south South Nigeria. Archives of Applied Science Research 2(5);1101-1106.5


Mboto, Clement Ibi., Jacob, Idorenyin Oscar and Ndem, Enyogor Edu.(2012). Phytochemical Properties and Antibacterial Potentials of Tetrapleura tetraptera Fruits (Uyayak) On Some Medical Important Bacteria. Archives of Applied Science Research 2(4):812-817


Agbo, B. E. and Mboto, C. I.(2012) Phytochemical and Antibacterial Evaluation of Selected Locally Produced Herbal Medicines Sold in Calabar, Nigeria. Archives of Applied Science Research, 4 (5):1974-1990


Mboto CI, Fielder M, Davies-Russell A, Jewell AP. (2010).Hepatitis C virus prevalence and serotypes associated with HIV in The Gambia. Br J Biomed Sci. 2010; 67(3):140-4.


Mboto CI, Andy I, Eni OI, Jewell. (2010). Prevalence, Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Infection among Pregnant Women in Calabar Municipality, Nigeria. Hepatitis Monthly 10(2):116-120


Adegoke AA, Iberi PA, Akinpelu DA, Aiyegoro OA, Mboto CI (2010). Studies on Phytochemical screening and antimicrobial potentials of Phyllanthus amarus against multiple antibiotic resistant bacteria International Journal of Applied Research in Natural Products 3 (3): 6-12.


Mboto, CI, Takon, I, Ndem J. (2010). Used ball of Cotton wool as a Source of Nosocomially Acquired Hepatitis C infection. Hepatitis Monthly; 10(1): 53-56.


Etok, N.A. Itah, A.Y and Mboto C.I.:(2010) An Evaluation of the Sensitivity and Specificity of Malaria Microscopy Results from three Privately Owned Medical Diagnostic Laboratories in Uyo, Nigeria, World Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 2(1): 34-40.


C. A. Etok, M. I. Etukafia and C. I. Mboto (2010). Seroprevalence of Human Immunodeficiency virus among antenatal clinic attendees in St Luke’s Hospital, Uyo-Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 16(2): 189-193


Etok, N.A., James, E., Mboto C.I. and Sunde U.(2010): Intestinal Parasitic Infections in HIV Positive Patients Attending General Hospital Calabar- Cross River State, Nigeria, World Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 2(1): 76-86


Mboto CI, Davies AJ, Fielder M, Jewell, AP. (2009). CD4 lymphocyte values and trends in individuals infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus and or co-infected with Hepatitis C Virus in the Gambia. African Health Sciences 9(3): 130-136.


C. I. Mboto, M. E. Eja, A. A Adegoke, G. D. Iwatt, B. E. Asikong, I. Takon, S. M. Udo and M. Akeh (2009). Phytochemical properties and antimicrobial activities of combined effect of extracts of the leaves of Garcinia kola, Vernonia amygdalina and honey on some medically important microorganisms. African Journal of Microbiology Research 3(9):557-559.


AM Akeh, CA Emekom, CI Mboto, JO Ogbechie(2009) Impact of Polyparasitism On The Haemoglobin Values Of Primary School Children In Akpet Central Biase. Nigeria Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences 15( 2):76-81.


C.I Mboto, M Fielder, A Russell, A.P Jewell (2009). Prevalence of HIV-1, HIV-2, Hepatitis C and Co-Infection in The Gambia.West African Journal of Medicine 28(1):37-41.


Akinjogunla, O. J., Adegoke, A. A., Mboto, C. I., Chukwudebelu, I. C. and Udokang, I. P. (2009) Bacteriology of automobile accident wounds infection. International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences 1 (2):023-027.


Mboto CI, Davies A, Fielder M, Jewell AP.2006 Human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C co-infection in sub-Saharan West Africa. Br J Biomed Sci., 63(1):29-37.


Eja ME, Asikong BE, Udo SM, Mboto CI, Arikpo GE. 2006 Microbiological and biochemical assessment of the surface area of breast nipples and breast milk of lactating women in Calabar, southeastern Nigeria. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health., 37(1):215-21.


Andy I.E., Eja M.E. and Mboto C.I. (2008) An Evaluation of the antimicrobial potency of Lasianthera africana (BEAUV) and Heinsia crinata (G. Taylor) on Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, Staphylococcus aureus and Candida albicans. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology 4(1):25-29.


Asikong BE, Eja ME, Udo SM, Mboto CI, Uwah EI and Okafor PC (2006) Impacts associated with refined petroleum products and effluents at NNPC tank farm environment in Calabar, South Niger Delta-Nigeria. Afr. J. Environ. Pollut. Health. 5(2):57-64.


Eja ME, Etok CA, Asikong BE, Mboto CI, Arikpo GE.2006 Incidence of enteric bacterial pathogens in water found at the bottom of Commercial freezers in Calabar, southeastern Nigeria. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health, 37(2):394-9.


Mboto CI, Epoke J. (2000). Seroprevalence and Socio-demographic factors of HIV in pregnancy in Cross River State Nigeria: A redefinition for HIV Prevalence Studies. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences Vol. No 4:613-617.


Mboto CI, Davies AJ, Fielder M, Jewell, AP. 2005 Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C virus infection in patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma in The Gambia. Internal Seminars in Surgical Oncology 4, 20.


Eja ME, Etok CA, Asikong BE, Mboto CI, Arikpo GE (2006) Incidence of enteric bacterial pathogens in water found at the bottom of commercial freezers in Calabar, southeastern Nigeria. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health, 37(2):394-9.


Mboto CI, Davies AJ, Fielder M, Jewell, AP. 2005 Prevalence and riskfactors for hepatitis C antibodies in asymptomatic first time blooddonors in The Gambia. British Journal of Biomedical Science 62, 89-91.


Udo SM, Mboto CI, Eja ME, Ekanem EE (2003) Association of multiple intestinal parasitosis and some specific parasites with Human Immuno Deficiency Virus sero-positive status in Calabar. Global Journal of Medical Sciences 2(1): 16-20.


James Epoke, Francis Eko and Clement Mboto (1990): Vaccinated versus Unvaccinated Children: How they fare in their first five years of life. Tropical and Geographic Medicine 42: 182-184.


S.J.Utsalo, C.I. Mboto, E.I.I. Gemade and MA Nwanga 1988. Halophilic Vibrio spp associated with Hard Clams (Mercenaria spp) from the Calabar River Estuary. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 82,327-329.

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Mboto CI, Davies AJ, Fielder M, Jewell, AP. 2006 Socio-demographic and risk factors associated with viral hepatitis among first time blood donors in The Gambia
International Society for Blood Transfusion, Cape Town-South Africa.
Start: Thursday 10th August, 2006
End: Saturday 12th August, 2006
Good Laboratory Practice In Conformity with Current Global Standard,: A talk presented on The Occasion of the National Association of Academic Technologists, University of Calabar Chapter (NAAT-UCB) Update Training Workshop
Update Training Workshop Held On Thursday October 22, 2016 In The University of Calabar, Calabar
Start: Saturday 22nd October, 2016
End: Saturday 22nd October, 2016
Medical Laboratory Scientists of Tomorrow: Challenges and Opportunities. A Talk Presented on the Occasion of The 13th Induction
Induction
Start: Thursday 23rd June, 2016
End: Thursday 23rd June, 2016
Mboto, C. I., Etok,C. A. and Obon, Q. J.2012. Comparative in vitro Susceptibility of Proteus species isolated from clinical Specimens to Honey, ciprofloxacin and Tetracycline.
1st World Conference on Applied Science and Technology. University of Uyo.
Start: Wednesday 19th December, 2012
End: Friday 21st December, 2012
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