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Mr. Sikiru Balogun

PhD student/ Biochemistry lecturer
Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso
126B, Rua Baltazar Navarros, Bairro Bandeirantes

Brief Biography:

I was born on 11th November 1973. Attended Dolphin High School, Lagos, Nigeria (1986-1992). Graduated from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ogun State Nigeria with BSc (hons) Biochem., 1998 and MSc. Biochem., 2002. Currently a PhD student (Pharmacology) at Federal University of Mato Grosso, Brazil. Member of the following organizations: Research Initiatives on Traditional Antimalarial Methods (RITAM), Inflammation Research Association


Academic positions:

Lecturer: Kampala International University, Uganda (2007-2009), Bacherlors in Biochemistry Coordinator, 2008-2010, HOD of Biochemistry Dept of the same University (2009-2010),


Research interests:

Molecular mechanisms of resistance to antimicrobial by bacterial pathogens , medicinal plants research with emphasis on plants used in the treatment of gastric ulcer, asthma and inflammatory diseases.


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

I think it is a platform that may be of immense value in advancement of scientific research.