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Adenike Adeniji-Sofoluwe Adeniji-Sofoluwe

Country of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, Ibadan General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Academic Background


2012 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
1997 Undergraduate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

Evaluation of DNA Methylation Profiles by Reduced Representation Bisulfite Sequencing (RRBS) In Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients in Ibadan Nigeria –EMPIRiC (CTR16A00-9) (2015) Breast Cancer in young women and Breast MRI evaluation

Research Keywords: 
breast cancer
DNA methylation
Breast MRI

Publications resulting from Research: 

1. Obajimi, M.O., Akute, O.O., Afolabi, A.O., Adenipekun, A.A., Oluwasola, A.O., Akang, E.E.U., Joel, R.U. and Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S. (2005): BIRADS Lexicon, an urgent call for the standardization of breast ultrasound in Nigeria. Annals of Ibadan post graduate medicine Vol.3. No.1:82-88. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 10%)
2. Salako, B.L., Atalabi, O.M., Amusat, A.M. and Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S. (2006): Renal length, packed cell volume and biochemical parameters in subjects with chronic renal failure: preliminary report. Tropical journal of Nephrology Vol. 1. No. 2: 99-102. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 20%)
3. Obajimi, M.O., Atalabi, O.M., Ogbole, G.I., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S., Agunloye, A.M., Adekanmi, A.J., Osuagwu, Y.U., Olarinoye, S.A., Olusola-Bello, M.A., Ogunseyinde, A.O., Aken’ova, Y.A. and Adewole I.F. (2008): Abdominal ultrasonography In HIV/AIDS patients in south western Nigeria. BMC Medical Imaging Vol.8. No.5: 1-6. (United States of America)(Contribution: 15%)
4. Ebruke, E.B., Tongo, O.O., Sofoluwe, A.S., Orimadegun, B.E., Obajimi, M.O. and Akinyinka, O.O. (2009): Intracranial Ventricular Sizes and Correlates in Term Nigerian Infants at Birth and Six Weeks. The Internet Journal of Paediatrics and Neonatology Vol. 11. No.1:1-14. (United States of America)(Contribution: 20%)
5. Ogunbosi, B.O., Ebruke, E.B., Sofoluwe, A.T., Akinbami, F.O., Salami, M.A., Obajimi, M.O, Falade, A.G. and Adebo, O.A. (2009): Infected bronchogenic cyst simulating Acute Severe Exacerbation of Bronchial Asthma. Ann. Afr. Chir. Thor. Cardiovasc. Vol 4. No.1: 24-27. (Cote d’Ivore) (Contribution: 15%)
6. Ogundiran, T.O., Ayandipo, O.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Ogun, G.O., Oyewole, O. and Ademola, A.F. (2011): Gossypiboma: complete Trans mural migration of retained surgical sponge causing small bowel obstruction. BMJ Case Reports.doi:10.1136/bcr.04.2011.4073 (United Kingdom) (Contribution: 20%)
7. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T. and Afolabi, O. (2011): Mondor’s disease: classical imaging findings in the breast. BMJ Case Reports. doi:10.1136/bcr.07.2011.4521 (United Kingdom) (Contribution: 80%)
8. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T. and Adeleye, A.O. (2011): Intracerebral Arteriovenous Malformation: Diagnosis of a Case with Computerized Tomography Imaging. African Journal of Neurological Sciences Vol.30. No.1:60-65. (France)(Contribution: 80%)
9. Obajimi, M.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S., Oluwasola, A.O., Adedokun, B.O., Soyemi, T.O., Olopade, O.I. and Newstead, G. (2011): Mammographic Breast Pattern in Nigerian Women in Ibadan, Nigeria. Breast Diseases Vol.33.No.1: 9-12. (United States of America)(Contribution: 30%)
10. Adekanmi, A.J., Morhason-Bello, I.O., Atalabi, O.M., Adedokun, B.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.A. and Marinho, A.O. (2012): Misconception about Ultrasound among Nigerian Women attending specialist and tertiary health institutions in Ibadan. Tropical Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Vol. 29. No.2: 71-76. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 15%)
11. Obajimi, M.O., Ajayi, I.O., Oluwasola, A.O., Adedokun, B.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S., Mosuro, O.A., Akingbola, T.S., Bassey, O.S., Umeh, E.O., Soyemi, T.O., Adegoke, F., Ogungbade, I., Ukaigwe, C. and Olopade, O.I.(2013): Level of awareness of mammography among women attending outpatient clinics in Ibadan, South-West Nigeria. BMC Public Health Vol.13.No.40: 2-7. (United States of America) (Contribution: 20%)
12. Obajimi, M.O., Ogbole, G.I., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adeleye, A.O., Elumelu, T.N., Oluwasola, A.O. and Akute O.O. (2013) Cranial computed tomographic findings in Nigerian women with metastatic breast cancer. Nigerian Medical Journal Vol.54. No.2:123-128. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 25%)
13. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Obajimi, M.O., Oluwasola, A.O. and Soyemi, T.O. (2013): Mammographic Parasitic Calcifications in South West Nigeria. The Pan African Medical Journal Vol. 15. No. 126: doi:10.11604/pamj.2013.15.126.2958 (Kenya) (Contribution: 55%)
14. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T. and Hafiz, A. (2014): Aortic and Left Pulmonary Artery Dilatation: An Unusual cause Of a Left Hilar Mass and Lung Collapse. The Pan African Medical Journal Vol. 18. No.130: doi:10.11604/pamj.2014.18.130.2993 (Kenya) (Contribution: 80%)
15. Obajimi, M.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adedokun, B.O., Soyemi, T.O. and Bassey, O.S. (2014): Sonographic Breast Pattern in Women in Ibadan, Nigeria. Annals of African Medicine Vol. 13. No.4:145-150. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 35%)
16. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T. (2014): Central Nervous System Toxoplasmosis In Human Immuno Deficiency Virus Infection: Imaging Findings. J HIV Hum Reprod Vol. 2: No.2: 62-64. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 100%)
17. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T, Obajimi, G.O. and Obajimi, M.O. (2015): Pregnancy Related Breast Diseases in a developing African country: Initial Sonographic Evaluation. The Pan African Medical Journal. Vol.20. No.239: doi:10.11604/pamj.2015.20.239.4830. (Kenya) (Contribution: 65%)
18. Obajimi, M.O, Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Soyemi, T.O., Oluwasola, A.O., Afolabi, A.O., Adeoye, A.O., Adedokun, B.O., Mosuro, O.A., Elumelu, T.N., Bassey, O.S., Osofundiya, O.O., Abayomi, O., Olusunmade, D. and Ukaigwe, C. (2015): Ultrasound Guided Core Biopsy of Breast Lesions in Ibadan: Our Initial Experience. J of Clinical Sci.Vol.12. No.1: 3-8. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 20%)
19. Obajimi, M.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Oluwasola, A.O., Adedokun, B.O., Mosuro, O.A., Adeoye, A.O., Elumelu, T.N., Soyemi, T.O., Osofundiya, O.O., and Bassey, O.S.(2015): Screening Mammography in Ibadan; Our Experience. Niger J Basic and Clin Sci. Vol.12.No.2:74-80. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 30%)
20. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Obajimi, M.O. and Olusunmade, D. (2015): Mammographic Calcifications in Women in Ibadan South-West Nigeria – A 7- Year Review. WAJR Vol.22. No.2:76-81. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 65%)
21. Umeh, E.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adekanmi, A.J. and Atalabi, O.M. (2015): Normal Sonographic Dimensions for Liver, Spleen and Kidneys in healthy South West Nigerian Children-A pilot study. WAJU Vol.16 No.1:1-7. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 35%)
22. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Ukaigwe, C. E. and Obajimi, M.O. (2015): Diagnostic Mammography in Women in Ibadan: Common Indications and Findings. NJFP Nigerian Journal of Family Practise. Vol.6 No.1:23-27. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 65%)
23. Obajimi, M.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adeoye, A.O., Obajimi, G.O., Ajani, M.A., Adejumo, P.O. and Akinwunmi, O.S. (2015): Bilateral Breast Cancer among three Young Yoruba Women in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital British Journal of radiology Case reports. Vol.1 No.1:1-6. (United Kingdom) (Contribution: 30%)
24. Ayandipo, O.O., Abdurrazzaaq, A, I., Ogun, G.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Ademola, A.F. and Ogundiran, T.O. (2015): Case reports of adult colo-colonic intussusception. Afr. J. med. Med. Sci. Vol. 44.No1:95-99. (Nigeria) (Contribution: 25%)
25. Oluwasola, A.O., Adeoye, A.O., Afolabi, A.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T.S., Salami, A., Ajani, M.A., Ogundiran, T.O. and Obajimi, M.O. (2015): Diagnostic Accuracy of Tru-Cut Biopsy of Breast Lumps at University College Hospital, Ibadan. Afr. J. med. Med. Sci. Vol. 44. No.2:157-162. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 20%)
26. Adekanmi, A.J., Adeniji‑Sofoluwe. A.T. and Obajimi, M.O.( 2015): Computed tomographic pattern of traumatic head injury at a Tertiary hospital in Ibadan, South‑Western Nigeria: A 10 year review. Afr J Trauma. Vol.No.4:45-50. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 40%)
27. Atalabi, M.O., Adeniji‑Sofoluwe, A.T. and Aremu I.O. (2015): Sonographic Evaluation of Testicular Volume In Neonates In Ibadan, Nigeria. JWACS. Vol.5 No.4: 41-59. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 40%)
28. Bassey O.S., Soyemi T.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Adeoye, A.O., Mosuro, O.A., Akingbola, T.S., Osofundiya, O.O., Obajimi, G.O., Oluwasola A.O., Obajimi, M.O. and Olopade O.I. (2016): Mammographic Breast Pattern in Postmenopausal Women in Ibadan, South-Western Nigeria. British journal of Medicine and medical Research.Vol.No.17: (UK)(Contribution: 25%)
29. Ajayi, I.O., Ogunbode, A.M., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Mosuro, O.A., Ladipo, M.M-A., Oluwasola, A.O., Afolabi, N.B., and Obajimi, M.O. (2016): Pattern of breast cancer risk factors among pre and post-menopausal women at a Primary Care Clinic in Nigeria. Tropical Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Vol.No.33:220-227. (Nigeria)(Contribution: 35%)
30. Sigbeku, O.F., Kolude, B.M., Adeniji Sofoluwe, A.T. and Adeosun, A.A. (2016): Multi detector computerized tomography scans aid in the staging of Head and Neck cancers. Braz J Oral Sci. Vol. 15 No.4:273-279 (Brazil) (Contribution 35%)
31. Williams, C.O., Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., and Jibiri, N.N. (2017): Evaluation of mean glandular dose and assessment of the risk of radiation induced carcinogenesis in women following screening mammography in a low resource setting. Journal of Radiation Research and Applied Sciences Vol.No. : (Egypt) (Contribution: 50%)
32. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A.T., Ogunleye, O.A. and Okolo, C.A. (2017): MRI evaluation of diffuse subcutaneous neurofibroma of the lower limb in a low resource setting. BJRCR (UK)(Contribution: 70%)
33. Adeniji-Sofoluwe, A., Adekanmi, A.J., and Efidi, R. (2017): Imaging Findings in Chest Computed Tomography: Initial Experience in a Developing Country. Open Journal of Clinical Diagnostics, 7, 113-123. doi: 10.4236/ojcd.2017.74012. (Belarus/US) (Contribution: 65%)

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
UNDER-GRADUATE I am the current departmental coordinator for undergraduate training. My responsibilities include making specialty lecture, small group discussion and clinical demonstration rotas. I also handle all medical students posting related activities including the end of posting assessments. i. Didactic teaching of Clinico-Radiological topics to Undergraduate Medical Students- I teach introductory lectures and tutorials in Radiology to 300- level Medical Students. I also teach Respiratory/ Chest Radiology to medical students during the Junior Paediatric posting and general radiology to 400 level Medical Students during the (Block) Special postings ii. Demonstration of Radiological Procedures and techniques to Undergraduate Medical students- in the areas of General Ultrasonography, mammography, Fluoroscopy, Angiography, Computerised Tomography Scan, Magnetic Resonance Imaging , as well as Routine and contrast Radiography. iii. Teaching of appropriate Radiology topics to Dental, Physiotherapy and Nursing students at their Clinical posting level- I teach and demonstrate Principles of Radiology to 400 level Physiotherapy students during the Radiology posting iv. Conducting Tutorials on Clinico-radiological interpretation- on topics related to all aspects of Radiology including Chest and respiratory Radiology, cardiovascular radiology, interventional radiology, Musculo-Skeletal and Small Parts radiology in addition. v. Examiner- I am one of the representatives of the department of radiology on the examination committee in the final MBBS surgery examinations. I am also involved in the development of OSCE and oral examination components of the BDS and MBBS final examinations. POST-GRADUATE i-I am involved in training and preparing Resident Doctors in Radiology through teaching, and practical demonstrations for the Fellowship examinations in West African College of Surgeons, and National postgraduate Medical College. I teach Radiology to Residents Doctors from other specialties rotating through the department of Radiology. ii. Resource Person- I have given lectures during update and revision courses in Radiology which were organised by the West African postgraduate Medical colleges as well as film demonstration sessions in Radiology during the update courses in other specialties like Internal Medicine, family Medicine , Ophthalmology and Physiotherapy. iii. Other academic activities- include Supervision and participation in weekly intradepartmental and inter-departmental Postgraduate Radiology seminars and special radiology teaching sessions. iv. Invigilator- I have invigilated all parts of the fellowship examinations of the Faculty of Radiology of the West African college of Surgeons (2007-2014) v. Examiner- at the Part I fellowship examinations of the Faculty of Radiology of the West African college of Surgeons (2016) vi. Reviewer of Articles/Journal 1) African journal of Primary Health Care and Family Medicine-2011 2) British Medical Journal BMJ Case Reports -2012-14 vii. Supervision of Postgraduate Projects Reviewer of Articles/Journal

Workshop and Conference Attended

2017 Rwanda, Kigali 11th African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC) Conference



Presentation given

Harnessing technology to leapfrog in breast cancer diagnosis and management
Event: AORTIC 2017
Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Sep 2011
Masters in Molecular Diagnostics and Genetics at the renowned school of molecular Medical Sciences ,University of Nottingham UK
Jun 2015
CRIM Grant
College Research and Innovation Management Unit (CRIM), College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria to conduct translational research titled Evaluation of DNA Methylation Profiles by Reduced Representation Bisulfite Sequencing (RRBS) In Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients in Ibadan Nigeria –EMPIRiC (CTR16A00-9) (2015)
Nov 2006
SB Lagundoye Prize
Professor S.B Lagundoye prize for the best candidate in the part II dissertation of the FMCR examination
Aug 2014
NIH scholarship
National Institute of Health NIH scholarship to attend the NCI Summer Curriculum in Cancer Prevention; Molecular Prevention course, organised by the National Institute of Health, Bethesda USA. (2014)
Oct 2014
AAF/OMI travel scholarship
American Austrian Foundation Open Medical Institute AAF/OMI travel scholarship to attend the Weill Cornell Seminar in “Diagnostic Imaging” at Salzburg, Austria.(2014)