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Dr. Charles Cyprain Mfem




Associate Professor


[email protected]

About Dr. Charles Cyprain Mfem

Dr Charles C. Mfem is an Associate Professor of Physiology. He attended primary school, Ambo street, Calabar and finished in the year 1981. He went further to do his secondary education at St Brendan's Secondary school iyamoyong and completed in 1986. he was then admitted into the university of Calabar in the Dept of Physiology Unical where he graduated with a (Hons) degree in 1992. Mfem also got admission to do Masters degree in Physiology and finished in 2001. He also went further to gain admission to do his Phd programme in Physiology department, University of calabar, Calabar. the Phd programme was completed in 2009.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
First school leaving certificate (FSLC)primary school, ambo St Calabar19751981
West African School Certificate (WAEC)St, Brendan Secondary School Iyamoyong19811986
West African School Certificate (WAEC)school of basic studies, akamkpa19871988 (Hons) PhysiologyUniversity of calabar, calabar19881992 PhysiologyUniversity of calabar, calabar19992001
P.hD Neurophysiologyuniversity of calabar, calabar20022009

S/N Publication
Mfem CC and Seriki SA. (2021). Impact of amitriptyline on learning and memory. Insight on the Depression and Anxiety, 5: 009-015.
Mfem CC, Seriki SA and Oyama SE (2021). Effects of Heavy Metal Toxicity on Anxiety Disorder. Journal of Biomedical Research and Environmental Sciences. 2(8):600-668.
Mfem CC, Oyama SE, Seriki SA and Nyoro IK. (2021). Comparative Effects of Paroxatine and Clomipramine on Locomotor Behaviour in Mice. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research. 12(6):238-245
Mfem CC, Archibong AN, Oyama SE, Okon UE, Njoku AN and Lelei SA (2021). Effects of Aqueous and Ethanolic Extracts of Cyperusesculentus (Tiger Nut) on Bio-Markers of Hepatoxicity, Oxidative Stress and Lipidemic Indices. Annals of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology. 25(6):19492-19505.
Mfem CC, Seriki SA and Oyama SE (2021). Ameliorative Effect of Zinc and Vitamin E on Cadmium-Induced Brain Tissues Oxidatives Stress. 25(6):15477-15489
Seriki SA, Mfem CC and Oyama SE (2021). Maternal Cardiopulmonary Adjustments in Pregnancy. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research. 12(03):1135-1144
Mfem CC, Seriki SA, Ewona B and Okeke JC (2020). Investigation into the cytoprotective potential of ethanolic extract of Denettia tripetala in Wistar rats. Ameircan Journal of Biological Science and Research. 9(2):141-144.
Mfem CC, George UA, Seriki SA. (2019). Comparative Effects of Imipramine and Chlorpromazine on Neurobehavioural Parameters in Stressed Mice. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (IOSR-JDMSI. 18(10):51-67.
Mfem CC, Nyoro IK and Seriki SA. (2019). Comparative Role of Paroxatine and Clomipramine on Anxiety in Mice Recovering from Stress. Archives in Neurology & Neuroscience. 4(4):1-8.
S. A. Bisong, C. C. Mfem, C. O. Nku, I. O. Ajiwhen and E. E. Osim. (2019). Long-term Consumption of Kola-nut (Cola nitida) Diet Does Not Increase Anxiety Related Behaviour in Mice. Asian Journal of Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 6(1): 1-8.
Charles C. Mfem, Tawo F. Eji, Kebe E. Obeten (2019). Learning And Memory In Swiss Mice Following Treatment With Bromazepam. RJLBPCS 4(5):166-179.
Bright E1, Mfem CC, Ugumanim A1 and Ukpong M1 (2017). The Effect of Ethanol Extract of Dennettia tripetala (Pepper fruit) on Gastric Acid Secretion in Wistar Rats. Research & Reviews: Journal of Medical and Health Sciences. 6(3):21-26.
Kebe, E, Obeten, Charles C. Mfem, Promises, E, Akanso, Raymond A. Ude (2016). Evaluation of chronic consumption of thermoxidized palm oil diets on blood parameters using adult albino rats. The Pharmaceutical and Chemical Journal. 3(2): 24 – 30.
Kebe E. Obeten, Charles C. Mfem, Usun O. Usun and Gabriel Udo-Affah (2016). Comparative studies of the effect of Diazepam and magnetic sulphate on motor coordination and seizures in 4-Aminopyridine induced Swiss mice. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research (USA). 16(1):1-12.
S. A. Bisong, I. O. Ajiwhen, C. C. Mfem and A. O. Igiri. (2016). Effect of Vitamin C supplementation on learning and memory in CD1 mice. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research. 16(10): 1 – 10.
Mfem Cyprain Charles, Ofutet Emmanuel Oleba, Kebe Edet Obeten, Ekpe Saviour Obono. (2016). Antinociceptive Properties of Desmodium adscendens in Mice. Saudi Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2(4):79-85.
Ofutet, E.O., Mfem, C.C., Okpo-ene, I.A. AND Agu C.E (2016). Comparative Effect of Two Anticonvulsants (Magnesium Sulphate and Diazepam) on 4Aminopyridine - Induced Seizures in CD1 Mice. Saudi Journal of Biomedical Research. 1(2); 42-47.
Mfem, C. C., Ofutet E. O., Antai, A. B., Osim, E. E. (2015). Consumption effect of Different forms of palm oil formulated diets has no effect on learning and memory in mice. Scholars Journal of Applied Medical Sciences (SJAMs). 3(8D); 3048 – 3053
JA Beshel, RO Nneli, SA Bisong FN Beshel, and CC Mfem (2014). Acute administration of Ethanolic root extract of Carpolobia lutea (cattle stickle) increase anxiety (2014). Research and Reviews: Journal of Medical and Health Sciences RRJMHS 3(2):86-90
JA Beshel, RO Nneli, FN Beshel, CC Mfem and CO Nku (2014).Ethanolic root extract pf Carpolobia lutea improves memory. Research and Reviews: Journal of Medical and Health Sciences RRJHS 3(2):42-47.
Kebe E. Obeten, Ubom K. Samuel and Charles C. Mfem (2014). Some histoligical changes in the intestine of alloxan induced diabetic mellitus albino rats. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare. 4(8): 81-85.
Charles C. Mfem, Kebe, E. Obeten, Roseline P. Ekpefiong (2014). Nicotine consumption and its effect on fecal composition and moisture less in Albino rats. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare. 4(3): 158-162.
K. E. Obeten, A. O. Igiri, C. C. Mfem (2014). Studies on the Chronic Consumption of Thermo Oxidized Palm Oil on the Histomorphology of the Cerebellum in Mice. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare. 4(11):102-105
AN Archibong, AO Obembe, CC Mfem, DE Ikpi, and VU Nna. (2014). Effect of Methanolic Extract of Xylopia aethiopica Fruits on Cytoprotection in Cold Stress - Induced Gastric Ulcer in Albino Wistar Rats. Research and Reviews: Journal of Medical and Health Sciences. 3(2):155-160
K. E. Obeten, R. P. Ekpefiong, C. C. Mfem. (2014). Serum Biochemistry of Albino Wistar Rats Treated With Tobacco Diet. IOSR Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences (IOSR-JPBS). 9(1):68-70.
Charles C. Mfem, Kebe, E. Obeten, Nkpanam, E. Essien, Kelechi, C. Uruakpa, Eru, M. Eru, Otu, E. Mesembe (2013). The anxiolytic effects of smokeless Tobacco in mice. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare. 3(3): 209 – 213.
Mesembe OE, Asuquo OR, Fischer VA, Udoaffah GU, Mfem CC and Kalu NN (2013). Influence of Long-term Ingestion of Garcinia Kola Seed Diet on Sperm Count, Sperm Motility and Fertility in the Wistar Rat. Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing. An Open Access International Journal. 1(1)20-22
OE Mesembe, GU Udoaffah, Olaitan R, Asuquo VS Ekam, CC Mfem, NN Kalu and AO Igiri. (2011). Supplementation with Antioxidants Vitamins C and E positively modulate and protect against Dihydroartemisinin induced haematotoxicity in Wistar albino rats. Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine. 11(2):47-51
OE Mesembe, VS Ekam, CC Mfem, AO Igiri and TB Ekanem (2009). Modulatory Effect of Vitamin C and E on Dihydroartemisinin (Cotecxin) Induced Hepatotoxicity in Wistar Albino Rats. Mary Slessor Journal of Medicine. 9(1):81-86
AE Eno, OI Owu, EH Itam, RR Ettah, CC Mfem and DU Owu (1998). Contraction of the isolated guinea pig ileum induced by the crude extract from Eleophobia durpifera leaves. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences. 5(1): 45-5

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
Amadu Bello University. Zaria physiological society of Nigeria (PSN)changes in serum liver enzymes, electrolytes and histology of liver and kidney in rats treated with vernonie amygdalina 2000-07-052000-07-08
Amadu Bello University. Zaria physiological society of Nigeria (PSN)growth curves of children in Calabar2000-07-052000-07-05
physiological society of Nigeria (PSN) University of portacourtPhytochemistry of Rothmania hispida and its effect on electrolytes fragility in rats2005-09-152005-09-15
physiological society of Nigeria (PSN) Benue State University makurdicomparative effect of chronic consumption of fresh and thermoxidized palm oil in mice2009-06-102009-06-12
physiological society of Nigeria (PSN) University of Nigeria Nsukalocomotor behaviour and anxiety in CD1 mice following treatment magnesium sulphate and Diazepam2015-09-162015-09-18