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Name

Dr. Michael Oko Odey

Department

Biochemistry

Designation

Lecturer I

Email

[email protected]


About Dr. Michael Oko Odey

Born in Ijegu, Yala, Cross River State, Nigeria, Michael Oko Odey obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Calabar in 2007, a Master of Science degree in Clinical Biochemistry in 2011 and a Doctorate degree in Environmental Toxicology in 2016, all from the same University. Dr. Odey also has a Higher National Diploma from the Nigerian Institute of Science Laboratory Technology in 2008, with option in Chemistry/Biochemistry Technique. Dr. Odey served with the National Research Institute for Chemical Technology, Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria as a Senior Research Officer from 2011 t0 2012. In November 2012, he joined the service of Cross River University of Technology, Cross River State Nigeria, as a lecturer, where he served till January 2019. Dr. Odey joined the service of the University of Calabar from January 2019. He is currently a Lecturer I in the Department of Biochemistry and has contributed numerous scholarly articles to reputable national and international peer-reviewed journals. He is a registered member of Society of Toxicologists (SOT), Toxicologists of African Origin (TAO), Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (NSBMB), International Research and Development Institute (IRDI), Nigerian Institute of Science Laboratory Technologists (NISLT) and Institute of Strategic Management, Nigeria (ISMN), and a Fellow of the Institute of Policy Management Development, Nigeria. He has presented several scientific papers in national fora. His research interest is Environmental Toxicology, water resource management, E-waste management, heavy metals quantification and characterization in biotic and abiotic media, Biochemical elucidation of interactions between toxic substance and the biological mileu.


S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCBrighter Grammar Nursery and Primary School, Kaduna19911996
SSCEPietyHigh School, Kaduna19962001
B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry, (Second Class) University of Calabar, Calabar – Cross River State20022006
M.Sc. Biochemistry (Toxicology and Clinical Biochemistry)University of Calabar, Calabar – Cross River State20082011
Ph.D Biochemistry (Environmental and Biochemical Toxicology)University of Calabar, Calabar – Cross River State20132016

S/N Publication
Grace, E. U., Uboh, F. E., Amaechi, D., Odey, M. O., & Mgbang, J. E. (2019). Evaluation of the concentrations of some heavy metals (Pb, Cd and Cr) and long-term exposure due to daily consumption of ready-to-eat foods sold at petrol station’s atmospheric conditions (AF) in Calabar Metropolis. Asian Food Science Journal, 9(2), 1-8.
Udosen, G. E., Uboh, F. E., Amaechi, D., Odey, M. O., & Mgbang, J. E. (2019). Risk assessment of heavy metal contaminants in some common ready to eat meals sold at petrol stations in Calabar metropolis. Asian Journal of Research in Nursing and Health, 2(1), 1-6.
Grace, E., Benjamin, A., Eze, A., Odey, M., & Princewill, D. (2019). Comparative study on effect of Chrysophyllumn albidum medicinal plant from crude oil polluted and non-crude oil polluted areas on selected biochemical parameters in rats. Asian Journal of Research in Biochemistry, 5(4), 1-8.
Grace, E., Adindu, E., Amadi, B., Odey, M., Ogar, I. S., & Dasimeokuna, P. (2019). Variation in leaf constituents and biochemical indices of rats given Psidium guajava from two different areas. Asian Journal of Advanced Research and Reports, 7(3), 1-8.
Grace, E., Adindu, E., Amadi, B., Odey, M., Ogar, I. S., & Dasimeokuna, P. (2019). Variation in Body Weight, Lipid Profile and Selected Reproduction Hormones in Rats Given Psidium guajava Leaves from Crude Oil Polluted and Non-Crude Oil Polluted Areas. Asian Journal of Biology, 8 (3), 1-7.
Odey, M. O., Ibor, O. R., Ujong, U. P., Chukwuka, A. V., & Andem, A. B. (2019). Modulation biochemical responses in rats following consumption of some herbalized Nigerian alcoholic drinks. African Journal of Biomedical Research, 22 (3), 353-362.
Udiba, U. U., Odey, M. O., & Anyim, B. (2018). Heavy metals profile of Challawa river basin around Challawa industrial layout, Kano and its implications for cultivated vegetables. Sumerianz Journal of Scientific Research, 1(1), 8 -15.
Udiba, U. U., Odey, M. O., & Lydia E. U. (2018). Pollution potential of effluent from Challawa industrial layout and its influence on the water quality of River Challawa, Kano, Nigeria. Sumerianz Journal of Biotechnology, 1(1), 12-24.
Odey, M. O., Ibor, O. R., Andem, B. A., Etta, I., & Azubuike, V. C. (2017). Drinking water quality and risk implications for community health: A case study of shallow water wells and boreholes in three major communities in Northern Cross-River, Southern Nigeria. Human and Ecological risk assessment: An international Journal, 24 (2), 427- 444.
Udiba, U. U., Odey, M. O., Jibril, A. H., Gauje, B., Olaoye, S. A., Sule, M., Mohammed, H. A., & Mahmud, A. (2014). Manganese and Magnesium status of forage grasses, and its implications for grazing animals, Dareta village, Zamfara, Nigeria. International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 4(2), 203-212.
Mboso, O. E., Odey, M. O., Uboh, F. E., Essien, N. M., Chidinma, O., & Eyong, U. E. (2014). Erythropoietic effects of Eremomastax polysperma leaf extracts on female prepubertal and pubertal Wistar rats. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 4(15), 1833-1839.
Udiba, U. U., Gauje, B., Odey, M. O., Umar, S. M., Ashade, N. O., Odeke, E. H., Mukhtar, B., & Dawaki, S. I. (2014). Contaminants levels of African cat fish (Clariasgariepinus) tissues: A comparative study of river Galma, river Kubanni and fish farms in Zaria, Nigeria. Merit Research Journal of Environmental Science and Toxicology, 2(8), 156-166.
Fila, W. A., Itam, E. H., Johnson, J. T., Odey, M. O., Effiong, E. E., Dasofunjo, K. & Ambo, E.E. (2013). Comparative Proximate Compositions of Watermelon (Citrullus Lanatus), Squash (Cucurbita pepo’l) and Rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum). International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(1), 81-88.
Johnson, J. T., Lennox, J. A., Ujong, U. P., Odey, M.O., Fila, W. O., Edem, P. N. & Dasofunjo, K. (2013). Comparative Vitamins Content of Pulp, Seed and Rind of Fresh and Dried Watermelon (CitrullusLanatus). International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(1), 99-103.
Johnson, J. T., Abam, K. I., Ujong, U. P., Odey, M.O., Inekwe, V. U., Dasofunjo, K.. & Inah, G.M. (2013). Vitamins Composition of Pulp, Seed and Rind of Fresh and Dry Rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum) and Squash (Cucurbita pepo’L). International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(1): 71-76.
Mboso, O. E., Eyong, E. U., Ebong, P. E., Iwara. I. A. & Odey, M. O. (2013). The effects of the ethanolic extract of Ereromastax speciosa leaf on the serum levels of leuteinizing hormone, follicle stimulating hormone, progesterone and estradiol in female pubertal rats. Annals of Biological Research, 4(2),136-140.
Mboso, O. E., Eyong, E. U., Odey, M. O. & Osakwe, E. (2013). Comparative phytochemical screening of Ereromastax speciosa and Ereromastax polysperma. Journal of natural products and plant resource, 3(2), 37-41.
Odey, M.O., Mboso, E. O., Ujong, U. P., Johnson, J. T., Gauje, B. and Ategwu, M. A. (2013). Microflora analysis of selected meat and meat products from Calabar, Cross River state-Nigeria. Journal of Archives of Applied Science Research, 5(3), 50-56.
Udiba, U. U., Hassan, D. B., Odey, M. O., Bashir, I., Lasisi, A., Ade-Ajayi, A. F., Ezike, N. N. & Umar, S. M. (2013). Toxicological implications of grazing on forage grasses in Dareta Village,Zamfara, Nigeria. Journal of Archives of Applied Science Research, 5(3), 220-228.
Egbung, G. E., Atangwho, I. J., Iwara, I. A., Odey, M. O. & Ebong, P. E. (2013). Chemical composition of root and stem bark extracts of Nauclea latifolia. Journal of Archives of Applied Science Research, 5(3), 193-196.
Udiba, U. U., Hassan, D. B., Mahmud, A., Odey, M. O., Gauje, B., Umar, S. M., Bashir, I. & Babakura, A. M. (2013). Determination of contaminants levels in forage grasses, Dareta Village, Nigeria. Journal of Archives of Applied Science Research, 5(3), 229-236.
Odey, M. O., Ujong, U. P., Abam, K. I., Mboso, E. O. & Ategwu, M. A. (2013). Biochemical parameters as indicators of antihypertensive efficacy of stem bark extract of Nauclea latifolia. European Journal of Experimental Biology, 3(5), 207-212.
Victor, O., Ajibola, V. O., Ekwumengbo, P. A., Yilleng, M. T., & Odey, M. O. (2013). Some Physicochemical Parameters and Heavy Metal Presence in Street Dust of Sabon-Gari Market, Zaria, Nigeria. International Journal of Modern Chemistry, 5(2), 71-86.
Udiba, U. U., Odey, M. O., Gauje, B., Ezike, N. N., Aribido, O. S., Otori, M., Umar, S., & Ashade, N. (2013). Toxicity Potential of African Cat Fish (Clariasgariepinus) Tissues: A Comparative Study of River Galma, River Kubanni and Fish Farms in Zaria, Nigeria. European Journal of Zoological Research, 2 (6), 110-121.
Johnson, J. T., Iwang, E. U., Hemen, J. T., Odey, M. O., Efiong, E. E. & Eteng, O. E. (2012). Evaluation of anti-nutrient contents of watermelon (Citrullus lanatus). Annals of Biological Research, 3(11), 5145-5150.
Fila, W. O., Johnson, J. T., Edem, P. N., Odey, M. O., Ekam, V. S., Ujong, U. P. & Eteng, O. E. (2012). Comparative anti-nutrients assessment of pulp, seed and rind of Rambutan (NepheliumLappaceum). Annals of Biological Research, 3(11), 5151- 5156.
Odey, M. O., Iwara, I. A., Udiba, U. U., Johnson, J. T., Inekwe, U. V., Asenye, M. E. & Victor, O. (2012). Preparation of Plant Extracts from Indigenous Medicinal Plants. International Journal of Science and Technology, (12), 681-692.
Ekam, V. S., Johnson, J. T., Oka, V. O., Archibong, A. N. & Odey, M. O. (2012). Uric acid, urea and bilirubin levels of albino rats treated with activity directed fractions of Vernonia amygdalina during acetaminophen induced hepatotoxicity. Annals of Biological Research, 3(12), 5595-5599.
Itam, E. H., Itam, A. H., Odey, M. O., Ejemot-Nwadiaro, R., Asenye, M. E. & Ezike, N. N. (2012). Effect of processing method on the glycemic index of some carbohydrate staples (Manihotesculanta, Ipomoea batataand Dioscorea rotundata) in both normal and diabetic subjects. Annals of Biological Research, 3(12), 5507-5510.
Ekam, V. S., Johnson, J. T., Dasofunjo, K., Odey, M. O. & Anyahara, S. E. (2012). Total protein, albumin and globulin levels following the administration of activity directed fractions of Vernonia amygdalina during acetaminophen induced hepatotoxicity in wistar rats. Annals of Biological Research, 3(12), 5590-5594.
Udosen, E. O., Egbung, G. E., Eyo, A. R., Iwara, I. A., Onofiok, U. L., Edet, E. A. & Odey, M. O. (2012). Effect of ethanolic root and twig extracts of Gongronema latifolium (utazi) on kidney function of streptozotocin induced hyperglycemic and normal Wistar rats. Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 3(2),150-156.
Inekwe, U. V., Onyike, E., Odey, M. O., Agbaji, A. S., Joel, J. T. & Diafe, P. (2012). Comparative Proximate Composition of Jatropha Curcas See from Kaduna and Edo states of Nigeria and India. International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(6), 379-381.
Odey, M. O., Itam, E. H., Patrick, E. E., Atangwho, I. J., Iwara, A. I., Eyong, U. E., Udiba, U. U., Ingweye, J. N., Inekwe, U. V., Johnson, J. T., Victor, O. & Gauje, B. (2012). Antihypertensive properties of the root and stem bark of Nauclea latifolia–serum electrolyte profile. International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(6), 382-385.
Johnson, J. T., Eteng. M. U., Odey, M. O., Ekam, V. S., Iwara, I. A., Inekwe, V. U. & Ategwu, M. A. (2012). Biochemical and Toxicological evaluation of some Quinine, Quinine-rich drinks and Coartem. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 4(1), 47-52.
Johnson, J. T., Odey, M. O., Ekam, V. S., Effiong, E. E., Udiba, U. U. & Gauje, B. (2012). Evaluation of the Spermatogenic effects of Coaretm, Quinine and Qunine-rich drinks. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 4(2), 114-118.
Inekwe, U. V., Odey, M. O., Gauje, B., Dakare, A. M., Nkeonye, O., Bala, S. & Mohammed, G. (2012). Comparative proximate composition of partially de-oiled Jatropha curcas seed from India, Kaduna and Edo. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 4(2), 151-154.
Udiba, U. U., Ogabiela, E. E., Hammuel, C., Magomya, A. M., Yebpella, G. G., Ade-Ajayi, A. F., Odey, M. O. & Gauje, B. (2012). Post Remediation Assessment of Contaminants Levels in Soil, Dareta village, Zamfara, Nigeria. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 4(1), 70-79.
Ezike, N. N., Udiba, U. U., Ogabiela, E. E., Akpan, N. S., Odey, M.O., Inuwa, B., Sule, A. M. & Gauje, B. (2012). Assessment of the performance of the primary effluent treatment plant of major tanneries in Kano, Nigeria. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 5(1), 38-45.
Udiba, U. U., Ogabiela, E. E., Hammuel, C., Magomya, A. M., Yebpella, G. G., Ade-ajayi, A. F., Odey, M. O. & Gauje, B. (2012). Assessment of some environmental pollutants in soil, Dareta village, Zamfara state, Nigeria. Journal of Trends in Advanced Science and Engineering, 5(1), 27-37.
Hemen, J. T., Johnson, J. T., Ambo, E. E., Fila, W. A. & Odey, M.O. (2012). Bacteriological assessment of two food service centres in university of mkar, mkar, benue state. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Science and Technology, 2(2), 17-24.
Ekpo, G. I., Johnson, J. T., Hemen,T. J., Odey, M. O. & Ekam, V. S. (2012). Effect of chronic consumption of red palm oil on certain biochemical parameters and organs weight of albino wistar rats. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Science and Technology, 2(2), 44-49.
Hemen, J. T., Johnson, J. T., Ambo, E. E., Ekam, V. S, Odey, M.O. & Fila, W.A. (2012). Multi-antibiotic resistance of some gram negative bacterial isolates from poultry litter of selected farms in Benue state. International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(8), 543-547.
Hemen, J. T., Ega, R. A. I., Johnson, J. T., Fila, W. A. & Odey, M.O. (2012). Effect of processing methods on some anti-nutrients composition of premature and mature fruits of Piliostigma thonningii from guinea savanna zone of Nigeria. ARPN Journal of Science and Technology, 2(7): 632-636.
Johnson, J. T., Onofiok, U. L., Eyo, R. A., Ekam, V. S. & Odey, M. O. (2012). Serum level of Superoxide Dismutase Malondealdehyde and uric acid among artisans in Cross River State. ARPN Journal of Science and Technology, 2(7), 658-660.
Ekpo, G. I., Johnson, J. T., Hemen, T. J., Odey, M. O., Luke, U. O., Eyo, R. A. & Ambo, E. E. (2012). Renal and hepatocellular effects of chronic red palm oil consumption. International Journal of Science and Technology, 2(8), 539-542.
Odey, M. O., Johnson, J. T., Iwara, I. A., Gauje, B., Akpan, N. S., Luke, U. O., Robert, A. E. & Ukpong, K. M. (2012). Effect of antihypertensive treatment with root and stem bark extracts of Nauclea latifolia on serum lipid profile. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Science and Technology, 2(2): 78-84.
Emeka, C. C. U., Victor, B. B., Chikezie, N. O., Godwin, C. A. & Odey, M. O. (2012). The effects of gavage treatment with Garcinia kola seeds on biochemical markers of liver functionality in diabetic rats. Annals of Biological Research, 3(9), 4601-4608.
Inekwe, U. V., Odey, M.O., Gauje, B., Dakare, A. M., Ugwumma, C. D. & Adegbe, E. S. (2012). Fatty acid composition and physicochemical properties of Jatropha curcas oils from Edo and Kaduna states of Nigeria and India. Annals of Biological Research, 3(10), 4860-4864.
Odey, M. O., Gauje, B., Udiba, U. U., Johnson, J. T., Inekwe, V. U. & Adegbe, E. A. (2012). Effect of activity directed administration of ethanolic extracts of Nauclea latifolia on the body and organ weights of hypertensive induced albino wistar rats. Annals of Biological Research, 3(11), 5151-5156.
Eyong, U. E., Agiang, M. A.., Atangwho, I. J., Iwara, I. A.., Odey, M. O. & Ebong, P. E. (2011). Phytochemicals and Micronutrients Composition of root and stem bark extracts of Vernonia amygdalina Del. Journal of Medicine and Medical Science, 2(6), 900-903.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Participant, STEP-B Sensitization and Proposal development workshop organized by the Directorate of Research, University of Calabar, Calabar.2009-01-272009-01-28
Participant, HMJ James consultancy Training on Personal Effectiveness organized by the National Research Institute for Chemical Technology (in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Science and Technology), Basawa Zaria, Kaduna State2011-05-102011-05-12
Participant, STEP-B stakeholders workshop: Chemical technology and national transformation. Organized by the National Research Institute for Chemical Technology (in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Science and Technology), Bassawaw Zaria, Kadun2012-11-292012-11-29
Participant, IPAN membership training: Food safety; an imperative for national development. Organized by the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria (IPAN). 2013-11-192013-11-20